|. John Sizer Nester, 1909 - 1985, s/o Wilbert Fountain Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
E626 John Sizer Nester,7 E62 (Wilbert,6,Joshua,5,Abraham,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2)
. "Sizer, Jack"
. b 11 Jun 1909 Carroll Co, Va; d 7 Oct 1985 Marlow, Okla (SSDI 305-14-6864 Ind), bur Marlow Cem, Marlow, Stephens Co,
. Okla. See picture of his tombstone below.
. m(1) Jan 1936 to Alice Mullen (or Mullins), b ca 1914. Both were of Kentland, Ind. Marriage license info in "Watseka Repub-
. lican", 9 Jan 1936. (Watseka is in Iroquois Co, Ill.)
. m(2) Carol Christy.
. m(3) 11 Jun 1948 Woodland, Ill to Norma Maxine Justson Carpenter (Maxine), b 11 Jun 1924 Ill, d 12 Oct 1996 (SSDI 347-12-
. 9499 Ill), the adopted dau of Fred Wayne Carpenter, b 6 Oct 1892 Chestertown, NY, d 11 Dec 1932 Iroquois Co, Ill, bur
. Woodland Body Cem (s/o Harry Delbert Carpenter and Fanny May Force), and Anna Belle Farrar (Belle).
. John's LR and Norma's LB: Marlow, Stephens Co, Okla 73055. Norma's LR: Whites Creek, Davidson Co, Tenn 37189.
. Moved to Newton Co, Ind (living in Kentland in 1937), Iroquois Co, Ill, and Stephens Co, Okla.
. John served in the US Army from 5 Aug 1942 to 22 Sep 1943.
. This site names John S. Nester.
. ? 1930 Marion Co, Ind census, Warren Twp, ED 49-257, sheet 17A, E 21st, #184/186, John Nester,19 Va, laborer, farm, living
. with John and Lora Baxter.
. 1940 Newton Co, Ind census, Grant Twp, ED 56-5, sheet 4A, #68, John Nester,38 Va, plumber assist, retail plumbing.
. (Living in rural, Ind in 1935.) (Grant Twp is adjacent to Jefferson Twp, location of Kentland.)
. 1930 Iroquois Co, Ill census, Belmont Twp, Woodland, ED 38-11, sheet 4A, #84/88, Fred W. Carpenter,37 NY (marr age 24),
. laborer, steam railroad, Bell,35 Ind (marr age 23), Norma M.,5 Ill (daughter-adopted).
. 1940 Iroquois Co, Ill census, Belmont Twp, Woodland, ED 38-15, sheet 1A, #5, Maxine Carpenter,15 Ill (dau), living with
. Belle Carpenter,45 Ind (div), janitor, M.E. Church.
. issue: (the younger 6 children were adopted, or placed in homes)
E6261 1. Norman Wayne Nester (Butch), b 7 Mar 1947 Newton, Jasper Co, Ill, m(1) Marilyn Sue Foster, m(2) Donna Z. Styles
. Moved to Niles, Mich.
. 2. John Thomas Nester (Tom), b 1949 Watseka, Iroquois Co, Ill, d 26 Mar 2019 Watseka, bur Dickson County Memorial
. Gardens. Of Dickson, Tenn in 2019.
. 3. Joseph Wilburn Nester (Joe), b 1952 Watseka, m Teri Leisa ____, b ca 1964. Of Ponca City, Okla.
. prob issue:
. a. Rebecca Nester, b ca 1995.
. 4. Patricia Lynn Nester (Patti), b 1954. Of Creve Coeur, Tazewell Co, Ill.
. She is Patrick's twin.
. 5. Patrick Lee Nester (Pat), b 1954. Of Mattoon, Coles Co, Ill. See his picture below and image of his company card
. below. Owner at Nester's Home Improvements.
. 6. Mark Lewis Nester, b 29 Sep 1955, d 3 Oct 1955 Chicago, Cook Co, Ill, "s/o John Nester and Maxine Carpenter", bur 11
. Oct 1955 Oak Forest Cem.
. 7. Margo Sue Nester (Sue), b "1956" (Mark's twin), m ____ Foster.
. 8. Phillip Alan Nester, b 1958.
. 9. Phyllis Ann Nester, b 1958 (Phillip's twin).
. 10. Freddy Nester.
. Ref: 1. Nancy Christine Nester Hanks' notes.
. 2. Nora Nancy White Peters' notes.
. 3. www.findagrave.com, info by Jean.
. 4. Patrick Lee Nester's 2009 postings at genforum.genealogy.com. He says he was "one son of eight and four sisters".
. Also says John Sizer Nester was an orphan raised in a Catholic school.
. 5. http://www.taylorsince1909.com/scriptfolder/obituaries.php?id=2190&p=&search=
. John Thomas Nester Date of Death or Service Mar 26, 2019. Funeral services will be Saturday March 30, 2019 at 2
. PM from the Chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Patrick Nester officiating. Place of rest will be in the Dickson
. County Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be Saturday March 30th from 12 PM until time of service.
. Mr. John Thomas Nester, age 69 of Dickson, TN died Tuesday March 26, 2019. Born in Watseka, IL he was the son
. of late Jack and Maxine Carpenter Nester and was preceded in death by his brother, Mark Nester. He had worked at
. one time as a farm hand on a Dairy farm. Survivors include his siblings, Patti Nester, Phyllis Nester, Patrick Nester,
. Joseph Nester, Butch Nester, Norman Nester, Johnny Nester, Freddy Nester, Philip Nester & Sue Foster; nephew,
. Jesse Daniel Krueger; several other nieces and nephews; his developmental services family and his friends from Waffle
|. Patrick L. Nester
. Picture from his FaceBook site
|. Picture from www.findagrave.com
. Added by Jean