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 Omer Clare Postle

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Omer Clare Postle

  • Birth 15 Oct 1924 Muir, Ionia County, Michigan, USA
  • Death 1985 Ionia, Ionia County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Muir, Ionia County, Michigan, USA
  • Memorial ID 95848640

Ionia Sentinel Standard, 6 Sep 1985

Omer Clare Postle, Jr., 60, of 720 W. Lincoln, Ionia, died Wednesday at Ionia County Memorial Hospital. He was born Oct 15, 1924, in Muir, the son of Omerand Elma Postle.

He was a 1942 graduate of Lyons High School. He served in the Army Air Force in World War II and received 12 special commendations.

He was a member of the Sheridan VFW.

He was a guard at Riverside Correctional Facility for 31 years, retiring in April 1983. He was also a former employee of Caswell Ford.

He was married to LaVon Kruel on June 2, 1945. She survives.

Also surviving are two daughters, Sandra Gillman of Belding and Mary Postle of Grand Rapids; two brothers, Ivan and Leo, both of Ionia; two sisters, Fern Farrington of Orange, Calif., and Elma Davis of Oklahoma City; and five grandchildren. One sister preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be Saturday at 4 p.m. at Hull Memorial Chapel in Muir. Burial will be in Muir Cemetery.

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  • Added: 23 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 95848640
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Omer Clare Postle (15 Oct 1924–1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 95848640, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Muir, Ionia County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Bonnie Hoy (contributor 47000652) .