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Colton Jay Post Woodstock, MN

March 22, 2013

Colton Jay Post
Woodstock, MN

Colton Jay Post Woodstock, MN
After being an angel on earth for two short years, he went to be with the Lord as an angel in heaven on Thursday, March 14, 2013.
Colton Jay Post was born December 27, 2010 to Matthew and Erin (Klingenberg) Post in Luverne, Minnesota. He lived with his family on a farm near Chandler then moved to a farm near Woodstock, Minnesota. He will always be remembered for his continuous smile, laughter, and tough fighting spirit. He loved the farm life, combining, riding the tractors, ranger, and especially his dad’s Bobcat. In August of 2012 Colton was diagnosed with a rare form of Acute Myeloid Leukemia. He put up a valiant fight and never complained of the pain. After being an angel on earth for two short years, he went to be with the Lord as an angel in heaven on Thursday, March 14, 2013. Colton Jay, son of Matt and Erin Post, died Thursday, March 14, 2013 at his family home in Woodstock, Minnesota at the age of two.

Colton is lovingly remembered by his parents Matt and Erin Post, Woodstock, MN; sister Kya Post, Woodstock, MN; grandparents Glenn and Sandy Klingenberg Jr., Edgerton, MN and James and Susan Post, Lake Wilson, MN; great grandparents, Glenn and Doris Klingenberg, Sibley, IA and Jean Zimbal, Payson, AZ; honorary great-grandparents Henry and Regina Schmidt; one aunt Rachael Post, Los Angeles, CA; four uncles and eleven cousins: Gene, (Kayla), Haley and Emily Klingenberg, St. Cloud, MN, Cory, (Heidi), Keyona and Ty Klingenberg, Adrian, MN, Grant, (April), Amber, Cody, Seth and Logan Post, Lake Wilson, MN, and Jesse, (Melissa), Taylor, Jackson and Shiloh Post, Woodstock, MN; special friend Liberty Amdahl, Flandreau, SD; and many other friends. His great-grandfather Harold Zimbal, great grandparents Edgar and Janet DeLeeuw and James and Jennie Post, and aunt Michelle Post preceded him in death.

Services were held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 18, 2013 at Chandler Reformed Church in Chandler, MN with Rev. Nate Huisman officiating. Organist was Leona Hoek. Casketbearers were “Colton’s Cousins” Amber, Cody, Seth, Logan Post, Taylor, Jackson, Shiloh Post, Haley, Emily Klingenberg, Keyona, Ty Klingenberg, “Best Friend” Liberty Amdahl. Casketbearers Colton’s Uncles” Grant Post, Jesse Post, Gene Klingenberg, Cory Klingenberg. Interment in the Edgerton Hillside Cemetery. Online condolences may be placed at

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