Our Mission – To preserve and protect the pension and benefits we earned.” 

The CenturyLink Retirees serve the retirees of Lumen | CenturyLink | Qwest | U S West, and their predecessor Bell  Companies.

Our members consist of union and management retirees from every naming iteration of the company. Membership is available to all past and present employees and their spouses. OUR HISTORY


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The Retiree Blog

A Legacy

The following was originally published in the 2019, Issue-1, of the AUSWR Retiree Guardian. It is published here with the permission of the author, Don Warsavage. Don Warsavage’s ‘Person-to-Person’ A Legacy “We lived in a shack built of four by eight plywood sheets and covered with canvass, our sleeping bags inside. We were entertained by […]

A woman who did it all!

The following was originally published in the 2017, Issue-1, of the CO/WY Retiree Guardian. It is published here with the permission of the author, Don Warsavage. Don Warsavage’s ‘Person-to-Person’ A woman who did it all! (Betty passed away in 2018 at the age of 91) When I first interviewed her back in early November, she was […]

Two mailmen died – Telephone lineman survived, repaired service.

The following was originally published in the 2016, Issue-2, of the CO/WY Retiree Guardian. It is published here with the permission of the author, Don Warsavage. Don Warsavage’s ‘Person-to-Person’ Two mailmen died – Telephone lineman survived, repaired service. When Royal Haulman, a retired telephone man died, his son Dennis went through his old papers. In […]


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