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Union mourns loss of former PEF trustee

By SHERRY HALBROOK

Booker Ingram

PEF members were shocked and saddened to learn of the death of former PEF Trustee Booker Ingram April 13. He was 79.

Ingram was an Army veteran and had been active in the PEF Veterans Committee.  He was a strong PEF Region 11 political activist on Staten Island where he lived.

He was also active for PEF at the state Division of Human Rights where he was an information technology specialist before he retired. Ingram was active in the PEF Black Caucus, as well.

He served as a PEF trustee during Howard Shafer’s administration in the early 1990s.