Christie Anne Post
AGE: 85 • Manchester
Christie Anne Post, 85, of Leisure Village West, Manchester, NJ, passed away Thursday, January 3, 2013, at the Van Dyke Hospice and Palliative Care Center in Community Medical Center, Toms River, NJ. She was born in Pittsburgh, PA. and was predeceased by a brother, John R. Post, Jr. She graduated from Penn State University
earning a B/A degree. Christie resided in Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and New York City before moving to Manchester twenty three years ago. She spent many years in public relations before retiring in 1992 from Hoffman La Roche Corporation of Clifton, NJ. Christie was a member of the Unitarian Universalist Ocean County Congregation for over twenty years serving for a time on the Board of Trustees as membership chair. She participated regularly in book clubs as she especially enjoyed good literature as well as classical music. The writings of Charles Dickens fascinated her in part due to his portrayal of the historical conditions of the times. Christie was interested in history and followed current events. She participated in the current events discussion club offered by Leisure Village West. Later in life she developed an interest in genealogy and used the information available from computer data bases to learn about her family tree.
Christie is survived by cousins and friends.
A memorial service will be held at a time in the future to honor and celebrate her life. Memorial donations can be made to the Unitarian Universalist Ocean County Congregation, P.O. Box 5184, Toms River, NJ 08753 and or The American Civil Liberties Union, 125 Broad St., New York, NY 10004. Arrangements by DeGraff Lakehurst Funeral Home, Lakehurst.