Charles Cecil Post, 70, died March 27, 2010, at Waldo County General Hospital in Belfast, after a brief illness.

Charlie was born Feb. 5, 1940, in Waldoboro, a son of the late William and Lois Small Post. He moved to Belfast and resided at the Hillside Home and High Street Group Homes. Charlie enjoyed frequenting the local restaurants in Belfast and was a regular at Darby’s Restaurant and the Colonial Theater. Charlie had a presence in the local community and he made many acquaintances throughout the years. Charlie worked at Little River Apparel where he had many caring co-workers. Charlie’s favorite activity was putting together jigsaw puzzles. Charlie also enjoyed spending time with his friends and staff at home, talking at the dining room table as well as participating in activities. Charlie will be remembered for his love of life and his unique sense of humor.

He was predeceased by his parents, William and Lois (Small) Post; and his girlfriend, Merlene Grass Charlie, who was a special person in his life.

He is survived by his brothers, Henry Post and his wife, Nancy, of Waldoboro, Raymond Post of Scarborough and Richard Post and his wife, Dorothy, of North Tampa, Fla.; his sister, Patricia Post of Mount Joy, Pa.; as well as several nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be held Friday, April 2 at 11 a.m. at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St. in Waldoboro. The Rev. Robert Bellows will officiate.

Arrangements are with Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Waldoboro.