Lenora Post

Lenora Post, 89, of Morton, passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, surrounded by family.

Lenora was born March 3, 1930 in Philadelphia, Pa., to Morris and Helen (Brownstein) Milarsky. She married Allen Dean Post on October 2, 1956 in Peoria. He preceded her in death on October 19, 2009. She was also preceded in death by three brothers: Robert, Gary and Eugene; and two sisters: Geraldine and Joan.

Surviving are her two daughters: Debbie (Jorge) Rizzo of Morton and Alliena Post of Bradenton, Fla.; two grandchildren: Jaime (Victor) Darwish of Morton; and Alex (Emily Sanchez) Rizzo of Chicago, Ill.; one great-grandson, Crew Allen Darwish of Morton; three brothers: Lawrence (Judith) Martin of Palm City, Fla.; Edward (Diane) Milarsky of Manchester, N.J.; and Jacob (Frances) Milarsky of Plantation, Fla.; four sisters: Judith Sinn of Philadelphia, Pa.; Rochelle Soloman of Philadelphia, Pa.; Annette (Neal) Schwartz of Philadelphia, Pa.; and Adele (Angelo) Branca-Milarsky of Haverford, Pa.; and two sisters-in-law: Myra Milarsky and Norma Milarsky, both of Philadelphia, Pa.; and many nieces of nephews.

Lenora was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Bradenton, Fla.

A visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. on Monday, August 5, 2019, at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton. A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m., with Pastor Jeff Anderson officiating. Burial of cremated remains will be in Hillcrest Memory Gardens in Morton.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association and Alzheimer’s Association.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.knappjohnson.com.