Condolences to the Family of John Hammerbacker Jr.

We are saddened to report the death of our Union Brother John Hammerbacker, Jr. He passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2024. John joined Harley-Davidson and IAM Local 175 in 2018 and worked on 1st shift in Assembly, Dept 973.

We wish to express our sincerest condolences to John’s family and co-workers.

Information about John’s funeral services will be provided when it becomes available.

As a reminder, Modern Health, our Employee Assistance Program (EAP), is available for employees who wish to speak to someone. You can call 1-866-535-6463 or visit and use the company key ‘Harley’ to register your account. You may also contact HR for additional information.

The Union onsite EAP representatives can also provide assistance.

The Union EAP Representatives are:

  • 1st shift – Brad Sprenkle, Michelle Grimes, & Terrance Dowling
  • 3rd shift – Phil Birkett, LeRoy Black
Updated: January 12, 2024 — 3:46 am