Edwin P. Post II, a retired federal housing inspector and veteran of two wars, died Oct. 25 of complications from
The former Mays Chapel resident was 89.
The son of a Con-Ed lineman and a homemaker, Edwin Price Post II was born and raised on
He served in the Navy during
Mr. Post was working as a carpenter as a civilian employee in the Coast Guard's Staten Island shipyard when he took a job as a housing inspector for the
In 1970, he was transferred to Baltimore and settled in
He enjoyed playing golf and had been a member of the
Mr. Post's first wife, the former Beatrice Marie Hogan, died in 1987; and his second wife, the former Jane Wilson Murphy, died last year.
Mr. Post was a communicant and longtime usher at the Roman Catholic Church of the Nativity of Our Lord
Surviving are two daughters, Dorothy M. Mahrie of Burnsville, N.C., and Carol A. Koch of