The BTU is saddened to announce the passing of A. Michael Mullane, a longtime union leader who served as the Former President of Local 718, International Association of Firefighters 3rd District Vice President, and as a Boston firefighter. Condolences are extended to the Mullane Family, Boston Local 718, and to the IAFF. Details for Mr. Mullane’s services have yet to be announced. Read a statement from Local 718. Find out arrangement information.The Boston Teachers Unions sends its most sincere condolences.
The Boston Teachers Union regrets to inform you that Linda Walzcak, a retired BTU member, passed away last week. Linda taught in Boston for about 30 years with a passion for literacy, the community, politics, and more. The Boston Teachers Union sends its most sincere condolences to Linda’s husband, Bill, family, friends, and former colleagues. Read Linda’s obituary.
The Boston Teachers Unions regrets to belatedly inform you that Elizabeth (Betty) Antonakos has passed away. She taught for many years in Boston and worked at the Mattahunt School. The BTU sends its sincere condolences to the Antonakos family, former colleagues, and Betty’s dear friends. Read Betty’s obituary. The Boston Teachers Unions sends its most sincere condolences to her family.
The BTU is also saddened to announce the passing of Thay Long Nguyen, a longtime beloved and talented paraprofessional at the Mather Elementary School, and father of Kimvy Nguyen, a teacher at the Higgionson-Lewis. The Boston Teachers Union sends its most sincere condolences to the family. Services have already been held. A school fundraising event in his honor will be announced.
The BTU is also saddened to announce the passing of Mary Whalen, a retired teacher with 42 years of wonderful service in the BPS, including at the Channing and the Roosevelt schools in Hyde Park. She will be dearly missed. The Boston Teachers Unions sends its most sincere condolences. Read Mary’s obituary.