.     John Sizer Nester, 1909 - 1985, s/o Wilbert Fountain Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

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.
.                 https://genealogylady.net/2013/08/17/world-war-ii-veterans-of-kentland-part-ii/
.                            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
.                       Staddon.
.                       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.

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7.   Margo Sue Nester (Sue), b "1956" (Mark's twin), m ____ Foster.

.                 
8.   Phillip Alan Nester, b 1958.

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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
.                                House.
.
.             Patrick L. Nester  
.  Picture from his FaceBook site
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.               Added by Jean