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Visitation with the family present

Doon United Reformed Church
Monday February 22nd, 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

Porter Funeral Home
Tuesday February 23rd, 2021

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Clayton John Post

ROCK VALLEY, IOWA ~ Clayton John Post, 77, of Rock Valley, died on Friday, February 19, 2021 at Hegg Health Center in Rock Valley.

   Funeral Service will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 23rd at Netherlands Reformed Congregation in Rock Valley with Rev. J. J. Witvoet officiating. Burial will follow in Valley View Cemetery. The immediate family will meet in the church basement at 1:30 p.m. for a prayer service prior to the funeral. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. Monday, with the family present from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Porter Funeral Home in Rock Valley. The family prefers memorials be directed to the Netherlands Reformed Christian School in Rock Valley.

   Clayton John Post was born April 11, 1943 in Rock Valley, Iowa, the son of John and Jennie (Van Den Berg) Post. He graduated from Rock Valley High School in 1960 and attended the Omaha Trade School to be a mechanic. He married Janice De Boer on June 8, 1967 in Sheldon, Iowa. They made their home in Rock Valley.

   Clayton’s first job as a mechanic was at Highway Chevrolet in Rock Valley. He later worked at Rock Valley Implement and then as the bus mechanic at Netherlands Reformed Christian School. Clayton then worked as a machinist at A & I Products until retirement.

   He was a lifetime member of the Netherlands Reformed Congregation in Rock Valley.

   Clayton is survived by his wife, Janice of Rock Valley; 3 brothers, Ron and Karen Post of Rock Valley, Arlin and Sally Post of Doon, Iowa, and Dennis and Connie Post also of Rock Valley; Janice’s siblings, Sandie and Gene Harmelink of Brantwood, Wisconsin, Jolene Burgess of Monmouth, Oregon, and Sherwin and Helene De Boer of Escalon, California; and many nephews and nieces.

   Clayton was preceded in death by his parents, John and Jennie; his parents-in-law, Louis and Fanny De Boer; and a sister-in-law, Lucinda De Boer.

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So sorry to hear of your loss, Jan! We are way to young to be losing our partners! Our sympathy to your family and his family, also!! May our great God comfort all of you!

Roy and Jan Bliek Feb 21 2021 12:00 AM

Dear Janice and families; We wish to express our sincere sympathy on the passing of Clayton. We often remarked how he could be such a great mechanic by just feeling and knowing where and how everything went together! May you feel God's loving arms upholding you now and in the days to come. Erv and Kathy Wieringa

Erv and Kathy Wieringa Feb 21 2021 12:00 AM

Keeping you in our prayers. Janice

Duane and Robin Haack Feb 20 2021 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you Janice, also Ronnie, Arline and Dennis and their families. Clayton was a fine gentleman and he will truly be missed. God bless you with strength in this difficult time.

Larry and Bonnie Post Feb 20 2021 12:00 AM