William A. Post


William A. Post

Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Death 5 Jul 1931 (aged 63)
Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Burial Marcellus, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 80619868 View Source
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Syracuse, New York
The Herald newspaper
Monday evening, July 6, 1931
Page 3, Column 4

William A. Post, Composer, Is Dead; Rites on Wednesday

William A. Post, 63, of 228 Amherst Avenue, composer of a number of hymns and religious songs, and a musician in Syracuse many years, died last night in Syracuse Memorial Hospital after a short illness. He was a life resident of this city.

Mr. Post was widely known in the city for his ability both as a pianist and cornetist. He was a member of South Presbyterian Church, all Central City Masonic bodies, Tigris Temple, A. A. O. N. M. S. and the Billy Sunday Club.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Edith Van Wagenen Post; a son, Howard Post of Buffalo; a brother, Schuyler Post of Syracuse and a sister, Mrs. R. V. Chapman of Skaneateles. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon at the home. Fairchild & Meech, undertakers, will take the body to Marcellus for burial.

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  • Created by: Tom C.
  • Added: 18 Nov 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 80619868
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William A. Post (Jan 1868–5 Jul 1931), Find a Grave Memorial ID 80619868, citing Old Marcellus Village Cemetery, Marcellus, Onondaga County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Tom C. (contributor 47524987) .