Suzanne K. Post

Celebration of Life

Suzanne K. Post


Suzanne “Suzy” K. Post passed away on Jan. 2, 2019 at the age of 85. She was born on March 19, 1933 to Morris and Betty Kling of Louisville. She married Edward M. Post of Louisville on May 29, 1953. Suzy Post was a lifelong community activist and tireless advocate for social justice up to the time of her death.

Suzy is survived by her children, David Post of State College, Pennsylvania; Steven Post of Madison, Wisconsin; Benjamin Post of New Albany, Indiana; Daniel Post of Santa Rosa, California; and Rachel Post of Portland, Oregon; six grandchildren Holly, Sam, Sara, Leah, James and Lera; and her sister, Carol Gibson of Louisville.

The family would like to thank Hosparus Health of Louisville, whose care of Suzy in her final weeks allowed her to fulfill her wish to stay in her home.

A celebration of Suzy’s life took place on March 10 at the Muhammad Ali Center. Expressions of sympathy to her children may be sent to

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the ACLU of Kentucky.

May her memory be a blessing.