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Video: New Haven postal worker retires after 54 years

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Some say that work ethic and loyalty are hard to find in modern times, and today New Haven postal workers are saluting a colleague who has typified both for more than half-a-century.

News 8′s Jeff Valin sums up the career of Lloyd Seals by the numbers.

It is hard to fill the shoes of a man who has taken an estimated five million footsteps on the job.

“February 13th, 1960, I started,” said Seals.

Fifty-four years and 90,000 work hours later, retirement is doing what neither snow nor rain, nor dark of night could. New Haven postal carrier Lloyd Seals is hanging up his mail bag.

Read more: New Haven postal worker retires after 54 years | WTNH.

  • freecountry

    He’s a rookie. We have a guy going on 57 years here.

  • alfredo

    God Bless him.Now sit back and enjoy your pension and watch your health.