.      Russell Alfred Nester, 1913 - 1984, s/o Grover Adlai Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

2422131   Russell Alfred Nester,8                                    242213   (Grover,7,Franklin,6,Joel,5,Andrew,4,?Christian,3)
.
.                         b 23 Jun 1913 Pa; d 23 Jan 1984 Easton, Pa (SSDI 171-05-2568 Pa), bur Arlington Memorial Park, Whitehall, Lehigh Co,
.                            Pa.  See
picture of his tombstone below: "TEC 5 US ARMY WORLD WAR II".
.                         m Marie Grace Scarito, b 23 Aug 1920, d 22 Mar 2005 (SSDI 165-16-5297 Pa), bur Hays Cem, Easton, Northampton Co,
.                             Pa, d/o Michael Scarito and Mary Raymond.  Marie m(2) Harold L. Evans Jr.  He was poss the Harold Evans, b 29 Aug
.                             1918, d Apr 1978 (SSDI 204-09-6307 Pa), with LR: same as Marie's below.
.                             See
picture of Marie's tombstone below.

.                         Marie's LR and LB: Easton, Northampton Co, Pa 18042.

.                         Russell was the manager for the former Father and Son shoe store in Easton, and he last worked for the Wetherhold and
.                         Metzger shoe store, Palmer Park Mall.  He had served in the US Army in WW II.
.                         Russell's LR: Easton, Northampton Co, Pa 18042.

.                         1936-37 Allentown City Directory: Russell A Nester slsmn Father & Son Shoe Stores r514 N Park
.                         1940 Essex Co, NJ, Newark, Ward 13, ED 25-366, sheet 2A, 589 Sanaferd Ave, #20, Russel Nester,26 Pa, lodger, mana-
.                                  ger, retail shoe store.  (He was living in Allentown, Lehigh Co, Pa in 1935.)
.                         1943, 14 Jun: Allentown, Pa: US WW II Army Enlistment Record: Russell A. Nester, b 1913, of Philadelphia, Pa, enlisted
.                                   for the duration of the war; 3 years of high school, married.
.                         1949 Easton, Northampton Co, Pa City Directory, p 346: Nester Russell A  5

.                         issue: (of Marie)

.                         
1.   Carole Judith Nester, b 1943 Easton, m(1) George D. Frew, b 1943, m(2) Carl E. Heffley , b ca 1943.
.                               Of Easton in 1984 and Stokesdale, NC in 2011.
.                               She was elected to the Easton City Council, Easton, Pa (D) and served from 2000-2004.  She is a historian and owned,
.                               edited, and wrote for the annual publication: "
Easton is Home", which chronicled the town history.  She and her part-
.                               ner Jim Hicks also published "
The Irregular", a monthly arts newsletter.  She has published many articles as well as
.                               the book "
Harry W. Coleman, The Lost Confederate Soldier".  See her picture below.
.                               issue:
.                               
a.   Ann-Marie Frew, b 1964, m John Michael Polakovic, b ca 1966.
.                                     She grad 1986 and he grad 1988 from Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pa.
.                                     issue:
.                                     
(1)  Marina Grace Polakovic, b 1999.
.                                     
(2)  John Martin Polakovic (Jack), b 2001.

.                         
2.   Gary Allen Nester, b 1947, m(1) ____, m(2) Diane B. ____, b ca 1948.
.                               Of Centerville, Va in 1984.  Currently of Woodbridge, Va.
.                               issue: none

24221312          
3.   Michael Grover Nester, b 1948, m Anna Marie Hartensteiner.
.                               Lived in Cal and Texas.








.                          Ref:  1. "
The Morning Call", 24 Jan 1984, obit for Russell A. Nester, 70, s/o Grover A. and Cora (Schaffer) Nester.  Sur-
.                                         vivors include dau Carol Frewe and sons Gary A. and Capt. Michael G.
.                                   2.   Carole Nester Heffley's email:
carole2easton@yahoo.com       
.
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.         Added by Diane Schaffer
                                                 Carole Nester Heffley
.  Visiting the grave of Confederate Army officer Harry W. Coleman in Easton Cem, Easton, Pa
.                                                Picture from Sons of the South blogspot
.         Carole's research uncovered the story of how this Mississippi Confederate soldier
.                                                      ended up being buried in Easton.
.                                                 From "
The Morning Call", 3 Oct 2008
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.            Added by Richard H.