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LAST LUNCHEON OF THE YEAR IS WEDNESDAY,
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
AT 11:00 AM
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~RECENT UPMA NEWS~
The cumulative COLA total for 2019 is +.36%. There are 9 months left before the final 2019 tabulation.
NOTICE: As of November 1st, your official Ohio Website is: https://www.ohioupma.com/ and your webmaster is Jordan Davenport. Jordan will be keeping you posted on all matters that pertain to all our member categories. For now, I will continue with this site for Retirees. Just for fun, in the near future, I will be posting old photos from years gone by. It will be "a trip down memory lane". Ron Shafer, Webmaster
BCBS REBATE TO HELP PAY FOR MEDICARE PART B: info from Jim Fusco and web research
Starting January 2018, federal annuitants with Blue Cross Blue Shield Basic Option with Medicare Part A and B can receive up to a $600 Medicare reimbursement account. As a Basic Option member enrolled in Medicare Part A and B, you are eligible to be reimbursed up to $600 per calendar year for your Medicare Part B premium payments. Upon approval, you will receive reimbursement via direct deposit to your bank account, tax free. Learn more about the new health care reimbursement at BCBS Federal Employee Program website at www.fepblue.org/mra. Or you can register for your Medicare reimbursement account online or by calling 1-888-706-2583 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m EST.
SYMPATHY TO DAWN BURGER: info from Dawn Burger
Phyllis Clark, Mother of Postmaster Retired Dawn Burger, Irwin Ohio, passed away on Oct. 26th after a short illness of peritoneal cancer. Dawn served as National Co-Chair of the Service Reps. during Dale Goff's presidency. Dawn cherishes that she was able to take her mother on a wonderful trip in September to Mount Rushmore & The Bad Lands, and many other great sites along the trail from Ohio to South Dakota. Cards may be mailed to Dawn at 11220 State Route 38, Irwin, OH 43029.
CONGRATULATIONS TO HOWARD FOUST: from Ted Carrico
Howard Foust, Postmaster Retired OHIO, is retiring from the Garden Department of Walmart on December 30th, after 18 years. Cards can be sent to Howard at: 4655 Middle Pike, West Jefferson OH 43162.
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The next UPMA Retired Fall Luncheon will be Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 at the
Der Dutchman Restaurant in Plain City, OH.
PHOTOS OF "DAYS GONE PAST" ARE POSTED ON THE PHOTOS WEBPAGE.
SOMETIMES WE HAVE TO STOP BEING FEARFUL AND JUST GO FOR IT. EITHER IT WILL WORK OUT, OR IT WON'T. THATS LIFE...
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