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Eldred Post

March 18, 1927 — November 2, 2017

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Eldred E. Post, 90, of Quincy formerly of Clayton passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2017 In the home of his daughter in Quincy.

Eldred was born on March 18, 1927 in Clayton to the late Gerhardt and Trinkje (Totsch) Post.

Eldred served his country in the United States Army during WWII. He had attended Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Golden and was a member of the Golden American Legion. He enjoyed reading, attending the Crossroads Country Opry, Traveling, Collecting cars, meeting people and spending time with his grandchildren.

Surviving are; four children, Priscilla (David)Slater of Quincy, Patricia Heck of Quincy, Jay (Debbie) Post of Clayton, Pansy (Michael) Knight of Lewistown, Mo.; eighteen grandchildren; thirty nine great- grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one sister; Elvarie Ihnen and a brother-in-law, Wilfred Ihnen.

Memorial services will be 1:00 P.M. on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 in the Hunter Funeral Home in Golden with Jason Heck officiaiting. Memorials have been suggested to the Illinois Veterans Home Activity Fund. You are invited to share memories and leave condolences at

Charitable donations may be made to:

Illinois Veterans Home Activity Fund
Quincy IL 62301

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