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 John Quincy Post

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John Quincy Post

Birth
Death 23 May 1995 (aged 111)
Burial New Gretna, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 82723621 View Source
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Son:
James C. Post (1918-2019).

*World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: John Quinzy Post
County: Burlington
State: New Jersey
Birth Date: 7 Jun 1883
Race: White
FHL Roll Number: 1711914
DraftBoard: 1

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Press of Atlantic City, The (NJ) - May 25, 1995
Deceased Name: PAST MINISTER AT NEW GRETNA CHURH, JOHN Q. POST, 111
John Quincy Post, 111, of New Gretna, known affectionately to the community as "Johnny Q," died Tuesday at home.

Mr. Post was a carpenter at DuPont Corp. in Wilmington, Del.

During the Great Depression, he was employed in the Civilian Conservation Corps and helped the local unit deepen Lake Absegami in the Bass River Forest.

Mr. Post was a member and past minister at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in New Gretna. He served as a lay preacher at the church in 1915.

He was a graduate of the Cleveland School of the Bible.

Born in Ovid, N.Y., when Chester A. Arthur was president, Mr. Post lived in Camden, New Gretna and Pleasantville before moving back to New Gretna more than 20 years ago.

He is survived by a daughter, Naomi P. Maurer, with whom he lived; a son, James C. of Raleigh, N.C.; four grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

Services will be held 3 p.m. Friday at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Main Street, New Gretna, where friends may call one hour before services.

Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery, New Gretna.

additional information courtesy of RJensen in the forums.


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 82723621
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/82723621/john-quincy-post : accessed ), memorial page for John Quincy Post (7 Jun 1883–23 May 1995), Find a Grave Memorial ID 82723621, citing Hillside Cemetery, New Gretna, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by ditdit (contributor 47012745) .