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Steven Christopher Post
Steven Christopher Post

WILMINGTON — Steven Christopher Post, 48, died at his home Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017.

He was a loving husband to Kim Post, with whom he shared 21 years of marriage. He was a proud father to the joys of his life, Melanie and Christopher Post.

He was born in Ridgewood, N.J., Sept. 15, 1968. He attended the University of Rhode Island, where he met his wife and the two began an amazing life together filled with loving memories.

Steve had a long career at Verizon Wireless. He was a true leader who also showed what a wonderful caring man and friend he was. Steve enjoyed every moment with his family, playing tennis, fishing and being at the beach.He has touched so many lives and will truly be missed.

He is survived by his wife, Kim Post; children, Melanie and Christopher; father, Gene Post; brother, Mark, and his wife, Renee; father-in-law and mother-in-law, David and Janice Atherton; and brother-in-law, Michael Atherton.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 19, at Andrews Valley Chapel, 4108 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28409.

In lieu of flowers, gifts in Steven Post’s memory may be made to The University of Rhode Island, College of Arts and Sciences, Annual Fund. Checks may be made to The URI Foundation, P.O. Box 1700, Kingston, RI 02881, with a note in the memo line.