In Memoriam

This page is dedicated to rural carriers who have lost their lives


Police say missing southern Indiana postal worker (RCA) found dead in her vehicle

By Rural Info | 02/19/2018

317shares Shares Tweets Print EmailLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Police in Jefferson County, Indiana, say a missing postal worker has been found dead. This is according to a post made Monday morning on the Jefferson County, Indiana Sheriff’s Department Facebook page….

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Body of missing Snohomish rural carrier found

By Rural Info | 02/01/2018

1shares Shares Tweets Print EmailThe body of missing Snohomish man Henry Groenveld was found on January 30th around 10 a.m. in the lower Snohomish River at Dagmar’s Landing in Everett, WA. A citizen saw the body floating in the river…

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Tennessee RCA killed in accident

By Rural Info | 01/07/2018

183shares Shares Tweets Print EmailA Cookeville woman lost her life in a single vehicle accident early Saturday afternoon. Deborah M. Spriggs, 58, of Cookeville, was declared dead at the scene. According to a report filed by the Tennessee Highway Patrol,…

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Valparaiso, IN Rural Carrier Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash

By Rural Info | 11/30/2017

266shares Shares Tweets Print EmailA 65 year old Valparaiso man was killed as the result of a two-vehicle crash this afternoon at U.S. 30 and County Road 575 East in Porter County’s Washington Township.  The Porter County Sheriff’s Office reports…

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Kirk A. Vannausdle, rural carrier, killed in accident on the route

By Rural Info | 11/25/2017

286shares Shares Tweets Print EmailKirk Alan Vannausdle, age 60, of Elliott, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Kirk was born December 1, 1956 in Red Oak, Iowa the son…

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In memoriam – Humphrey NE RCA Ron Fulsaas (Red)

By Rural Info | 11/02/2017

0shares Shares Tweets Print EmailHumphrey, NE. 68642, 68641, 68643, 68629 (cluster) lost one of our RCA’s night before last to a heart attack after being in the hospital for a week with some sort of bad internal infection. His name…

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Habersham coroner identifies wreck victim as rural mail carrier

By Rural Info | 10/24/2017

61shares Shares Tweets Print EmailCLARKESVILLE — A rural postal carrier on her delivery route was the victim of a falling tree in Habersham County Monday afternoon. Zekeiah “Nikki” Cole Hunt, 36, of Mt. Airy, a U.S. Mail carrier for the…

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Rural Carrier (RCA) in Greensboro dies after crossing median, colliding with SUV 

By Rural Info | 10/12/2017

0shares Shares Tweets Print EmailGREENSBORO, N.C. – A man driving a U.S. Postal Service truck in Greensboro died after the truck crossed the center median island and collided with an oncoming SUV. Darryl Jermaine Pleasant, 35, of Greensboro, died from…

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USPS mail carrier (RCA) dies in one-vehicle crash in Athens County, Ohio

By Rural Info | 09/02/2017

261shares Shares Tweets Print EmailATHENS — A 58-year-old postal worker died as a result of a one-vehicle crash Saturday morning according to the Athens division of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. At 11:50 a.m. Saturday, William W. McManis, 58, from…

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SC RCA killed on the route Sunday August 13th, 2017

By Rural Info | 08/19/2017

861shares Shares Tweets Print EmailEun Bu “Euni” Kim, 60, passed away on Sunday, August 13, 2017 in Bluffton. Euni is survived by her loving husband of 40 years, Chong Se, her son and daughter-in-law, Raymond and Megan, her two grand-daughters,…

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Gone too soon – Small town post office in MO loses a long time rural carrier

By Rural Info | 01/29/2017

0shares Shares Tweets Print EmailClever, Missouri lost a carrier yesterday. Michael Crane has been a rural carrier in Clever (DUO Republic, Missouri 2012) for over 25 years. 0shares Shares Tweets Print Email

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Mississippi Rural Carrier killed on her route in murder suicide by her ex husband

By Rural Info | 12/26/2016

0shares Shares Tweets Print EmailPOPE, Miss. — A woman was shot and killed Friday afternoon in Panola County in a murder-suicide, officials said. It happened on Enid Shores Road around 3 p.m., according to the coroner. The coroner identified Pamela…

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