Mrs. Dorothy A. Post, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.
Born Sept. 19, 1936, in Plymouth, she was a daughter of the late William and Mary Lincavage Frederick. Dorothy was a 1954 graduate of Coughlin High School, Wilkes-Barre, and was employed for many years as a floor lady by American Cigar Co. She was a member of Our Lady of Hope Parish, Wilkes-Barre. Dorothy loved to do crossword puzzles and enjoyed watching the Philadelphia Phillies with her husband.
Surviving are her husband, Henry T. Post, to whom she was married 52 years; sons, James and his wife, Renee,Wilkes-Barre; and Edward, Wilkes-Barre; daughter, Daria Lercara and her husband, Frank, Yatesville; grandchildren, Rayna Lercara, Tara Hillard, James Post Jr. and Michaela Duellman; great-granddaughter, Julianna Hillard; and brother, William Frederick Jr., Las Vegas.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in the Chapel at St. Mary's Cemetery, South Main Street, Hanover Township. The Rev. John S. Terry will be celebrant. Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until time of services at the chapel.
Dorothy's family would like to thank the staff at Manorcare, Kingston, Geisinger Wyoming Valley and Vitaline Home Infusion for their kindness and compassionate care.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Geisinger Health System Foundation-Vitaline, 100 N. Academy St., Danville, PA 17822-4020.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Jendrzejewski Funeral Home, Wilkes-Barre.