Friday, Nov. 9, 2012

Normadell A. Post, 79, of Morton, died at 11:05 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at her home.

Born July 24, 1933, in Armington to Shannon and Gladys (Bishop) Kindred, she married Koert Post on Nov. 18, 1950, in Lincoln. He survives.

Also surviving is one son, Gary (Kathy) Post of Tremont; one daughter, Deb (Rich) Schofield of Morton; one grandson; five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Leonard (Pat) Kindred of Morton and Burnell (Judy) Kindred of Cape Coral, Fla.; and two sisters, Eleanor Wellenreiter of Danvers and Carol (Mel) Benson of Tremont.

She was preceded in death by one great-granddaughter; one brother; and two sisters.

Post worked for Eurest Dining Service at the Morton Parts Distribution Center of Caterpillar Inc., retiring in 1998.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Mountjoy Cemetery in rural Atlanta, Ill.

Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 530 NE Glen Oak Ave., Peoria, IL 61637 or to the Heart of Illinois Down Syndrome Association in care of Bethel Lutheran Church, 425 N. Missouri Ave., Morton, IL 61550.

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