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Final Farewell for John Post

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One of Erie County's best known sports figures was laid to rest today. Funeral services were held for 74-year old John Post. He died last week.

 Many people came out to Faith Lutheran Evangelical Church to pay their respects.

 Post spent nearly 30 years as athletic director for the Iroquois School District. He was also a teacher and coach. And served as a District 10 official. He was also  a member of the Wesleyville-Iroquois-Lawrence Park Hall of Fame.

 Friends say Post was widely respected for his integrity and character, as well as the advice he gave to students and athletes over the years.

 Friend Mark Lewis said, "He always saw to it that you went away better than you were when you came to him and that didn't change. Forty years later he is still. My last call with him he had advice. And 99 times out of 100 he was right."

 John Post is survived by his widow Pat and daughter Joanne.

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