.        James Raymond Nester, 1902 - 1962, s/o John Ballard Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.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
.                        index.

.                    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.

.                    issue:

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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.

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5.   Pearl Nester, d 10 Sep 1925 Chicago, "d/o Raymond Nester and Minnie Brandt".

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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)

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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.

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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.
.                          issue:
.                          
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.
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g.   Michael R. Zangri, b 1959.  Of New Lenox in 2001.
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h.   Anthony Zangri, b 1961.  Of Los Angeles in 2001.
.                           
i.   Timothy Zangri, b 1964.  Of Drummond in 2001.

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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
.                          Rimkuninke.
.                          Her LR and LB: Hickory Hills, Cook Co, Ill 60457.  His LR: Stevensville, Ravalli Co, Mont 59870.
.                          issue:
.                          
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.
.                                issue:
.                                
(1)  Paul J. Vondrak, b 1976.
.                                
(2)  Jennifer A. Vondrak, b 1978.
.                          
b.   Jean A. Sipinskas, b 1956, m Kevin J. Friend, b 1957.

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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.
.                          issue:
.                          
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:
mgrevich@yahoo.com  







.                    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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.  Picture from www.findagrave.com  
.             Added by Kathi Flyte