Retired Oak Park Local 95 President Tom Blecha


It is with great sadness that I inform you of the death of retired President Tom Blecha of Oak Park Firefighters, Local 95. Brother Blecha passed away suddenly on August 6th.

Although this is NOT an activation, Brother Blecha’s family and Local have asked for Honor Guard participation at his walk-through.

Details for Brother Blecha’s walk-through are as follows:

Fire Department Walk-Through: Saturday, August 19th, at 1100hrs, at Heritage Funeral Home- 3117 S. Oak Park Ave., Berwyn, IL 60402. Honor Guard members should arrive no later than 1045hrs.

Please do what you can to attend and honor Brother Blecha, his family, and his Local.


Jay Coburn, Commander
AFFI Honor Guard
(708) 927-6568
[email protected]