An Indiana man, who helped build ventilators, tragically died of COVID-19. Greg Wohlford, a shop chairman for General Motors, helped facilitate the automaker’s ventilators production out of his plant in Kokomo, Ind.

Wohlford had been an instrumental manager and an advocate for the Kokomo plant and workers, said Local 292 President Matt Collins.

“He is just a good guy. He always had the best intentions, worked hard for the people. For me personally, it was like having a big brother there,” Collins said.

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