John Post

Nov. 25, 1923-June 23, 2014

SLAYTON – Services for John Henry Post, 90, of Slayton will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Christ Lutheran Church in Slayton. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. today at Christ Lutheran Church in Slayton and also one hour prior to the services at the church on Friday. Burial is at Slayton Memorial Gardens, Slayton. Totzke Funeral Home of Slayton is entrusted with arrangements. Military honors accorded by the Slayton VFW Post and the Slayton American Legion Post.

He died Monday, June 23, 2014, at Our House Hospice Home in Slayton.

He was born Nov. 25, 1923, in Sibley, Iowa, to Lambert and Gertrude (Tuinstra) Post. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1946 and served in Germany.

Survivors include his wife, Arlys of Slayton; children, David of Springville, Tenn., Sheryl Olson of Fergus Falls, Pam Beck of Sioux Falls, S.D., Mark Catlin of Woodbury and Scott Catlin; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and sisters, Lois Loerts of Sibley, Iowa, and Lanelle Heimstra of New York.