Kim Blocker, Tama, IA

Tama, IA, Letter Carrier Kim Blocker recently noticed uncollected mail in a customer’s box and asked the pastor of a nearby church to check on the man. The pastor called emergency responders, who entered the man’s house and found him lying on the floor, in need of medical care. Police credited Blocker with saving his life.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.