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Celery Bog extraordinaire Sam Postlethwait dies at 100

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Celery Bog extraordinaire Sam Postlethwait dies at 100

Celery Bog extraordinaire Sam Postlethwait dies at 100

Longtime biology educator and World War II veteran Sam Postlethwait died early Tuesday morning, according to his Soller-Baker Funeral Home obituary.

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Celery Bog extraordinaire Sam Postlethwait dies at 100

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3 new this midday- friends of the celery bog in west lafayette are mourning one of their own.sam postlethwait died yesterday morning.he was 100 years old.he was most known for his guid tours of the nature preserve every tuesday morning.postlethwait also was an avid photographer.

He took more than 30,000 photos of the celery bog over the years.postlethwait came to teach botany at purdue in 1949 after serving in world war two.

News 18 was there in april for his 100th birthday party.it -- naturally -- was at the celery bog.we will hear from those who knew him best tonight on




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