Patsy Ann Post


Patsy Bertog Post, age 72, of Benton Harbor, Michigan, passed away May 29, at Orchard Grove Extended Care in Benton Harbor, Michigan.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held Tuesday, June 3 at 11:30 A.M. at Starks & Menchinger Chapel & Cremation Service, 2650 Niles Rd., St. Joseph with Pastor Tony Slagle officiating. Friends may visit on Monday from 5 P.M. to 8 P.M. at the funeral home. Burial will take place in Harrison Cemetery, Decatur, MI.  Memorials may be made to The Humane Society of SW Michigan. Those wishing to share a memory of Patsy online may do so at

Patsy was born June 3, 1941 in St. Joseph to Thomas Bertog and Nettie (Cubitt) Heaton. She was employed at Modern Plastics as a security guard and later as a caregiver at the House of David. Patsy enjoyed crocheting as well as tending her vegetable garden and canning. Patsy also liked hunting and fishing; but most of all she loved being with her family and friends.

Patsy is survived by her children; Robin L. Post-Hopkins of Manchester, MI, Robert (Tammy Lynn) Post, Jr. of South Bend, Tammy Lynn Post of Benton Harbor, and Duke Wayne (Crystal White) Post of Sodus; grandchildren Jeremy (Annette) Hopkins, April Hopkins, Ashtyn Post, Austin Post, Dylan Post, Savannah Post, and Samantha Post; brothers Robert Bertog, Jr. of Cadillac, MI and Richard (Lorna) Bertog of Benton Harbor.


Patsy was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter; Roxie Ann Post in 1964.