In Memoriam: C. Thomas “Tom” Keegel, General Secretary-Treasurer Emeritus of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, passed away on Thursday, November 19, 2020 following a lengthy illness. Keegel served as the union’s General Secretary-Treasurer from 1999 until 2012.
“Tom Keegel was a great partner who exemplified what it means to be a Teamster,” said Jim Hoffa, Teamsters General President. “He is going to be dearly missed by all who knew him.”
Hoffa praised Keegel as a strong partner in their effort to rebuild the strength and power of the Teamsters Union. Together they rebuilt the finances of the union and established a dedicated strike fund.
Read more here: https://teamster.org/2020/11/in-memoriam-7/