Robert Freeman Post, 94 of Rockwall passed away Nov. 2, 2013.
He was born March 2, 1919, in Irvington, N.J., to Sterling D. and Lillian (Day) Post. Bob proudly served his country in the 1060th AAF Unit as an intelligence specialist during WWII in the India Theatre. He lived in Madison, N.J., from 1950 to 1995, where he raised his family. Bob worked for C.R. Daniels, Inc. as a salesman for 41 years and received two Salesman of the Year Awards. He was a loyal fan of the New York Giants, both football and baseball. Bob and his family attended the First United Methodist Church where he was a member of the Harvesters Sunday School Class.
He is survived by his children, Don Post and wife Linda of Stowe, Vt., and Dot Gordon and husband Jay of Rockwall; grandchildren Tyler Post and wife Stacie, Alexi Post, Graham Post, Casey Gordon Smith and husband Will and Cole Gordon; sister Lois Gaertner of Farmingdale, N.J.; 11 nephews and one niece.
Bob was preceded in death by his loving wife, Marguerite Pennell Post.
Memorial services will be at Rest Haven Funeral Home – Rockwall Chapel at 2 p.m., Nov. 12.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that any donations be made in his memory to either the First Baptist Church of Rockwall or the First Baptist Church of Madison, N.J.
Online condolences may be made at www.resthavenfuneral.com and www.heraldbanner.com.
Published on  November 8, 2013