Shawn Gladfelter, passes away

We are saddened to report the death of Shawn Gladfelter. He passed away Tuesday, January 4, 2022. Shawn joined Harley-Davidson’s York Vehicle Operations and IAM Local 175 in June 2018 and most recently worked on 1st shift in Fabrication.

We wish to express our sincerest condolences to Shawn’s family and co-workers. Information about Shawn’s funeral services will be provided when it becomes available.

The Union onsite EAP representatives are here to provide assistance. The Union EAP Representatives are:

  • 1st shift – Harry Young, Jr., Brad Sprenkle & Michelle Grimes
  • 3rd shift – Phil Birkett & Terrance Dowling

LifeMatters, the Employee Assistance Program, is also available for employees who wish to speak to someone.

  • Call (800) 634-6433
  • Visit their website at
  • Text “Hello” to 61295 to speak to a counselor.
Updated: January 5, 2022 — 11:21 pm