Local 284 Member Memorial Fund
There is a member memorial fund for members who pass away regardless of the circumstances. A memorial of up to $2,500.00 is sent. Members’ dues at the time must be in good standing. A copy of the obituary is needed to process.
The date of membership of the deceased member shall determine the amount paid based on either 1 or 2 below.
- A member in good standing with a membership date prior to July 1, 2017, the member memorial benefit shall be $2,500.
- A member in good standing with a membership date of July 1, 2017 or after, the memorial benefit shall be calculated based on a vesting model. (e.g. Membership in good standing day 1 up to 1 year the memorial benefit is 10% of the total benefit or $250; Membership in good standing 1 year up to 2 years membership the memorial benefit is 20% of the total benefit or $500; Membership in good standing 2 years up to 3 years membership the memorial benefit is 30% of the total benefit or $750 and so on until 9 years of membership in good standing at which time the full memorial benefit of $2,500 is paid.
Memorial for a Relative
A $75 memorial in check form is sent to the member whose spouse, child or parent dies. This is available for up to five years following the event.
Accidental Death/Dismemberment Benefit
A $3,000 Member benefit at no cost through American Income Life Ins Co.
In order to receive a memorial, please fill out the form online at: seiu.mn/local284memorials. Call us at 651-256-9100 with any questions.