|. James Raymond Nester, 1902 - 1962, s/o John Ballard Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
C1121 James Raymond Nester,8 C112 (John,7,James,6,Aaron,5,William,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2)
. "Raymond, Ray"
. b 1 Mar 1902 Chicago, Ill; d 26 Feb 1962 Chicago, Cook Co, Ill, "s/o John Nester and Ida Britting", bur Beverly Cemetery,
. Blue Island, Ill. Acc to his death record, he was a metal polisher. Informant for his death rec was Francis P. McGarrity.
. m 23 Oct 1920 Chicago to Minnie Clara Brandt, b 19 Mar 1902 Blue Island, Cook Co, Ill, d 28 Jul 1964 Chicago, bur Beverly
. Cem, d/o Edward Brandt and Meta Niemann. See image of their marriage certificate below.
. One source gives her middle name as Pearl and death year as 1961. Her middle initial was "C." in her 1964 Chicago death
. 1920 census, James not located.
. 1930 Cook Co census, Chicago, Ward 13, ED 16-491, sheet 2A, 957 West 35th Place, #11/21, James Nester,27 Ill (Va,NY),
. polisher, plating works, Minnie,28 Ill, John,7 3/12 Ill, Ruth,5 10/12 Ill, Raymond,3 7/12 Ill, Richard,2 8/12 Ill.
. 1940 census, family not located.
. 1962, 28 Feb: Minnie Nester applied for headstone for Raymond J. Nester's service: enlisted 26 Aug 1919, discharged 23 Jul
. 1920, Pvt, Army, Med Dept, Phil Dept; b 1 Mar 1902, d 26 Feb 1962. Her address was 3132 S. Ridgeway, Chicago, Ill.
. 1. Edward Arthur Nester, b 8 May 1921 Blue Island, Cook Co, d 6 Nov 1921 Chicago, "s/o Raymond Nester and Minnie
. Brandt". Raymond was age 19 and Minnie age 20 on Edward's birth certificate, which also gave Raymond's occupation as
. mail wagon driver, and their residence as Blue Island, Ill. See image of his birth certificate below. The death record gave
. their address as 931 W. 35th Pl.
. 2. Raymond Nester, b 11 Feb 1922 Chicago, Cook Co, d 11 Feb 1922 Chicago, bur Beverly Cem, "age 1 day, s/o Raymond
. Nester and Minnie Brandt".
C11212 3. John Arthur Nester, b 8 Dec 1922 Ill, m Lorraine I. Maher.
. 4. Ruth Nester, b 29 May 1924 Cook Co, d 18 Oct 2007 Nev (SSDI 329-18-8511 Ill), m Frank Muha, b 18 Sep 1921, d 10
. Oct 1980 (SSDI 324-12-3718 Ill). His LR and LB: Hammond, Lake Co, Ind 46327.
. Frank served in the US Army 16 Jan 1943 to 6 Jan 1946. See US Army Dept Of Veterans Affairs info.
. 5. Pearl Nester, d 10 Sep 1925 Chicago, "d/o Raymond Nester and Minnie Brandt".
. 6. James Edgar Nester, b 17 Aug 1928 Cook Co, Chicago, d 19 Nov 1928 Chicago, "age 3, s/o James Nester and Minnie
. Brandt". (the age "3" probably should be 3 months, not 3 years)
. 7. Raymond Theodore Nester (Ted), b 20 Aug 1926 Cook Co, d 3 Sep 1989 Detroit, Mich (SSDI 356-18-1499 Ill), m
. Sandy ____. She is poss Sandra Lynne Nester (? d age 61), and the Sandra Nester listed in the will of Teddy A. Volochati,
. b 23 Jun 1916, d 10 Sep 1996 Fla, of Gary, Indiana. Sandra Lynmne Nester, b ca 1948, of Detroit and Canton, Mich.
. Of Gary, Ind in 1981. His LR: Detroit, Wayne Co, Mich 48210.
. poss issue: Raymond T. Nester Jr, b 1966 Detroit, who later was of West Lafayette, Ind and Portage, Ind, and later in
. Romulus, Mich. Poss brother to Richard James Nester (Rick), b 1968, of Inkster, Mich, whose poss wife is
. Sandra A. Nester, b ca 1961. [family is possibly Raymond Theodore Nester (Ted), and Sandy]
. 8. Richard Vernon Nester, b 8 Aug 1927 Cook Co, d 15 Mar 1981 Hobart, Lake Co, Ind (SSDI 351-20-5218 Ill), bur Calu-
. met Park Cem, Merrillville, Ind. Single. Informant for his death cert was Raymond T. Nester of Gary, Ind.
. See image of his death cert below. He was Richard Veron Nester acc to LDS record of his birth.
. He enlisted in the Army 23 Nov 1945 and was released 6 Dec 1946.
. His LR: Chicago, Cook Co, Ill 60608 and LB: Gary, Lake Co, Ind 46408.
. 9. Dolores M. Nester, b 28 Aug 1930 Ill, m 5 Jun 1948 Evergreen Park to Fred S. Zangri, b 8 Oct 1926 Chicago, d 11 Mar
. 2001 Drummond, Wisc (SSDI 325-20-1695 Ill) Wisc, bur St Mary's Catholic Church Cem, Mokena, Will Co, Ill, s/o
. Joseph Zangri and Ursala Nardi. See picture of Fred's tombstone below.
. Fred's LR: Drummond, Bayfield Co, Wisc 54832. Dolores lives in La Puenta, Cal.
. a. Catherine Zangri, b 1949, m Edward L. Paben, b 1948. Of Mokena, Will Co, Ill in 2001.
. b. Joseph T. Zangri, b 29 Dec 1950, d 17 Jun 1992 (SSDI 338-44-8799 Ill), m Marcia S. ____, b 1951.
. His LR: Bethany, Oklahoma Co, Okla 73008. She was of Oklahoma City, Okla in 2001.
. c. Frederick J. Zangri (Fred), b 1952. Of New Lenox in 2001.
. d. Mary E. Zangri, b 1953, m Fred A Larimore, b ca 1953. Of Los Angeles Co, Ill in 2001.
. e. Therese V. Zangri, b 1954, m Frederick I. Bourg (Fred), b 1954. Of Drummond in 2001.
. f. Jennifer Zangri, b 1956, m Dennis J. Cagwin, b 1955. Of New Lenox, Will Co, Ill in 2001.
. g. Michael R. Zangri, b 1959. Of New Lenox in 2001.
. h. Anthony Zangri, b 1961. Of Los Angeles in 2001.
. i. Timothy Zangri, b 1964. Of Drummond in 2001.
. 10. Joan Barbara Nester, b 1 Sep 1931 Cook Co, d 29 May 1983 (SSDI 339-24-6971 Ill), m 8 Apr 1950 Cook Co to Frank
. J. Sipinskas, b 2 Nov 1928, d 27 Dec 2007 Missoula, Montana ("Sipinskis" SSDI Ill), s/o Joseph Sipinskis and Martha
. Her LR and LB: Hickory Hills, Cook Co, Ill 60457. His LR: Stevensville, Ravalli Co, Mont 59870.
. a. Susan Barbara Sipinskas, b 1951, eng 1973 to Christopher Paul Vondrak (Chris), b 14 May 1952, d 2 Nov 1995
. (SSDI 354-42-0150 Ill), s/o Stephen W. Vondrak (Steve) and Dorothy Zabransky.
. Susan attended Stagg HS, Palos Hills, Ill 1965-69.
. (1) Paul J. Vondrak, b 1976.
. (2) Jennifer A. Vondrak, b 1978.
. b. Jean A. Sipinskas, b 1956, m Kevin J. Friend, b 1957.
. 11. Carol Ann Nester, b 30 Dec 1945 Chicago, d 26 Nov 2003 Las Vegas, Clark Co, Nev (SSDI 346-38-3084 Ill), m Daniel
. John Grevich, b 1 Dec 1942, d 17 Sep 2008 (SSDI 319-36-5722 Ill). Carol was an R.N., and lived in Katy, Tex.
. Daniel's LR: Nevada 89142.
. a. Daniel Raymond Grevich, b 1965, m 16 Jun 1990 Clark Co, Nev to Christine Alaine Matheson, b 1965.
. Live in Las Vegas.
. He owns "Big Ideas Advertising & Design", Las Vegas, NV 89140, ph 702-253-5003.
. b. Steven Richard Grevich, b 1969, m(1) 17 Mar 1994 Clark Co, Nev to Dusty Coreen Hansen, b ca 1973, and they
. div 18 Feb 1997 Clark Co. He m(2) 20 Jan 1998 Clark Co to Michele E. Lemoine, b 1977. Dusty m(2) 28 Feb 2001
. Clark Co to John Hung Ngo.
. Live in Las Vegas. email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. Ref: 1. Barbata Family Tree at www.ancestry.com, owner: popgroove.
. 2. "Chicago Daily Tribune", 28 Feb 1962: Obituary for Raymond J. Nester, loving husband of Minnie, Nee Brandt;
. dear father of John (Lorraine), Ruth (Frank) Muha, Raymond Jr., Richard, Dolores (Fred) Zongrl, Joan (Frank) Sip-
. inskas, and Carol; fond grandfather of 19. Services Thursday, 1:30 p.m., at the Sendziak Funeral Home, 2654 N.
. 21st street. Interment Beverly Cemetery. B1 7-7240.
. 3. "Suburban Economist" (Chicago, Ill), 25 Jan 1950: Three members of a robbery gang were captured last week after
. they had held up two West Pullman drug stores, and pleaded guilty before US Commissioner Edwin K. Walker,
. and were held to the federal grand jury on charges of armed robbery of a postal station in the drug store at 523
. West 123rd. They are Raymond Nester, 23, of 1827 Cermak road, Edward Ehmpke, 21, of 5807 West 82nd place,
. and George Mahoney, 18, of 8729 Morgan, all ex-convicts.
. 4. Russell Publications Online: obit for Fred S. Zangri,74. Survived by wife Dolores Nestor Zangri, whom he marr
. June 5, 1948, and daus Catherine (Edward) Paben, Mary (Fred) Larimore, Therese (Fred) Bourg, and Jennifer (Den-
. nis) Cagwin, and sons Fred Zangri Jr, Michael Zangri, Anthony Zangri, and Timothy Zangri, 16 gc, 6 ggc, dau-in-
. law Marcia Zangri. Preceded in death by son Joseph Zangri, parents Joseph and Ursala Nardi Zangri, and brother
. Timothy Zangri.
. 5. "Chicago Daily Tribune", 1964, obit for Minnie C. Nester, nee Brandt, loving wife of the late Raymond J.; dear
. mother of John (Lorraine), Ruth (Frank) Muha, Raymond, Richard, Dolores (Fred) Zangri, Joan (Frank) Sipinskas,
. and Carol (Daniel) Grevich; grandmother of 20. Funeral Thursday, 1 p.m., at Sendziak Funeral Home, 2654 W. 21
. st street. Interment Beverly cemetery. B1 7-7240.
. 6. "Suburban Economist", 25 Mar 1973: engagement of Susan Barbara Sipinskas to Christopher Paul Vondrak.
. 7. "Chicago Tribune", 11 Dec 2011: obit for Stephen "Steve" W. Vondrak, husband of the late Dorothy, nee Zabran-
. sky, father of Cathy Vondrak, Therese Vondrak, and the late Chris Vondrak, gf of Paul and Jennifer Vondrak.
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. Added by Kathi Flyte