|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1929|
|Death: ||Jan. 10, 2013|
Iona D. Poston, 83, North Manchester, IN died at 1:05 a.m. Thursday, January 10, 2013 in Peabody Healthcare Center, North Manchester, IN. She was born October 5, 1929 in Laketon, IN to Charles R. & Adelia (Moore) Shaffer, Sr. She graduated from Laketon High School in 1947. On June 6, 1948 she married William H. Poston. He died August 10, 2008.
Iona was a homemaker and a sales rep with Old Fort Specialty, Fort Wayne, IN. She was a member of Laketon American Legion Post #402 Auxiliary, Laketon, IN. She is survived by two sons, Michael J. (Bonnie) Poston, Winston-Salem, NC and Kim A. (Rida) Poston, Cullman, AL; two daughters, Deborah Dee Young, Fort Wayne, IN and Mrs. Ken (Diana Lee) Lybarger, North Manchester, IN; one brother, Charles R. Shaffer Jr., Laketon, IN; one sister, Mrs. Barnett (Marcia) Wolfrum, LaFontaine, IN; seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Services will be January 19, 2013 at 11:00 a.m at Peabody Chapel, 400 W. Seventh Street, North Manchester, IN. The family will receive friends following the service. Pastor J. P. Freeman and Rev. Sue Babovec will officiate. A Private family burial will be at Oaklawn Cemetery, North Manchester, IN. For those who wish to honor the memory of Iona D. Poston, memorial contributions may be made to Congregational Christian Church, 310 N. Walnut Street, North Manchester, IN 46962 or Peabody Retirement Community, for nurse, aides & employee needs in memory of Iona Poston, 400 W. Seventh Street, North Manchester, IN 46962 or the donor's choice. Arrangements entrusted to McKee Mortuary, 1401 State Road 114 W, North Manchester, IN.
Charles R Shaffer (1901 - 1995)
Adelia L Moore Shaffer (1906 - 1989)
William H Poston (1926 - 2008)
Charles R Shaffer (1924 - 2013)*
Iona D Shaffer Poston (1929 - 2013)
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Record added: Jan 10, 2013
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