IATSE Local 98 - P.O. Box 266 - HERSHEY, PA 17033 - Phone:  717-991-4411

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John T. "Tim" Shingara, 70, of Lower Paxton Township passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at the M.S. Hershey Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. Tim was born on January 25, 1949 in Danville, PA., and was a son to the late Clarence L. Shingara and Beatrice E. Mussina. Tim was retired from the Pennsylvania State Police as a communications engineer. He served in the United State Navy on the USS Canopus and NAS Keflavik Iceland. He was a HAM Radio Operator call sign WB3EYB, a member of Hershey Local 98 IATSE 98, AMSAT and Civil Air Patrol PA Wing. Surviving are his loving wife of 33 yrs. Danna J. (Sherman) Shingara, sons, Rev. Father John T. and Sharon N. Shingara, Thomas D. and Jennifer L. Shingara, daughters, Tiffany J. and Michael J. Moglia, Meredith K. and Peter M. Thompson, 3 brothers, Terence M., David A. (Tony) Thomas B. Shingara, grandchildren, Jessica M., Madison G., Hannah J. Shingara, Erik M.G., and Emily K. Moglia. Visitations will be held on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 6 to 8 PM at the Dailey Funeral Home and on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 from 11:30 to 12:30 PM at the funeral home. Services will begin at 12:30 PM. Burial with full military honors will follow at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery Annville, PA. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Tim's Memory. The Dailey Funeral Home is Honored to Serve The Shingara Family. 650 S. 28th Street Harrisburg, PA. 17103. DAILEY

Per President McGovern, effective 10/31/2018, Local 98 will no longer be accepting Transfers from other Locals, until such time a complete review of the transfer process has been completed and approved.

Please note the new link to Membership Procedures in the "Employee Links" column.  Click Here too...

Dear Brothers and Sisters,

Volunteers are being sought for the Local 98 HEALTHCARE/RETIREMENT Committee.

**NOTE**: If interested in becoming a member of the HEALTHCARE/RETIREMENT Committee please contact Chairman Shane Lower below at:


Fraternally, Ted Weimer, Secretary Local 98

All I.A.T.S.E. members who intend to perform stage hand work in the jurisdiction of another local should first inform that local of their intent to do so by contacting the Business Agent of that local.

All I.A.T.S.E. members who intend to perform stage hand work in the jurisdiction of Local 98 should do the following:

1. Notify the Business Agent of your intent to perform stage hand work in the jurisdiction of Local 98 while including the location and date(s) of the event. This can be accomplished by calling: 717-991-4411

2. Report the earnings (with supporting documentation i.e. a copy of the pay stub reflecting the gross earnings). This can be accomplished by email to the following address: ialocal98@yahoo.com

Letter concerning the above announcement sent to members:

Greetings Brothers and Sisters,

Please update your emergency contact information on the Hershey Mypath website. The web address is www.mypath.hersheypa.com, make updates in the self service section of the website. Please contact Tim Staver or Chester Ross if You have questions accessing the site. They will do their best to help You gain access.


MYPATH Web Site:  www.mypath.hersheypa.com

Username: First 4 Letters of your LAST NAME followed by your employee number:
Example: John Smith, 80634……………. smit80634

Password: First, Middle and Last initial followed by your Date of Birth:

Example: John D. Smith, MMDDYY……………. jdm010180

Note: If you do not have a middle initial, just use your first and last initial. You will be prompted to change your password after your first sign-in.
If you discover you’re having difficulty, call the following number: 1-877-466-9728

Fraternally, Ted Weimer, Secretary Local 98

To contact your BA
Chester Ross Email... ialocal98@yahoo.com

To contact the Web Administrator
Cliff Unfried Email... cliff.unfried@comcast.net