Remembering EHDOC’s Chairman Emeritus, Morton Bahr.
“It is with a heavy heart I inform you of the recent passing of Morton Bahr. As you all know, ‘Morty’ was an exceptionally proud CWA Union leader, a relentless and passionate advocate for seniors, and humbly honored to be a part of the EHDOC Board of Directors. I ask that you join me in expressing heart-felt condolences to his wife Florence, family and friends and to say a prayer for his wonderful soul that is now enjoying the kingdom of heaven. As a dear, dear friend and colleague, Morty will be greatly missed.”
Morton Bahr was Chairman Emeritus of EHDOC, having served our organization with pride, thoughtfulness and dignity for many years. Chairman Emeritus of the Communications Workers of America (CWA), Morton also served as Vice President of Union Network International (UNI) and was former president of UNI’s World Telecom sector, representing 3 million workers in 120 countries. He led the CWA to develop global alliances with counterpart unions in Latin America, Europe and Asia. He was recognized as a leading voice of the labor movement in the United States and internationally.