.        Claude S. Nester, 1918 - 1998, s/o Samuel Emmon Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

242331   Claude S. Nester,7                         24233   (Samuel,6,Samuel,5,Andrew,4,?Christian,3,Andrew,2,Frederick,1)
.                      b 25 Feb 1918 Slateville, Lehigh Co, Pa; d 19 Feb 1998 New Tripoli, Lehigh Co (SSDI 195-26-7253 Pa), bur Jacobs (Union)
.                         Church Cem, New Tripoli, Lehigh Co.  See
picture of his and Mildred's tombstone below.
.                      m 8 Jul 1945 Lehigh Co to Mildred Florence Bond, b 20 May 1923 Alban Twp, Berks Co, d 21 Sep 1994 (SSDI 196-16-
.                          2664 Pa), bur Jacobs (Union) Church Cem, d/o Floyd W. Bond and Dorothy C. Klingaman.

.                      Claude graduated from Eckels College of Embalming, Philadelphia and received his funeral director's license in 1942.  He
.                      worked with his father at Samuel E. Nester Funeral Service, Steinsville, and later moved the business to Jacksonville and
.                      owned and operated it as the Claude S. Nester Funeral Home.
.                      Claude served in the US Army in WW II as a S/Sgt, joining 19 Jan 1942 (Cumberland, Pa), discharged 17 Jan 1946 Colorado.
.                      His obit said he served in the Army Air Corps as a staff sergeant in the medical division.
.                      Mildred was co-owner of the Robert S. Funeral Home, and also operated the Mildred F. Beauty Shop from her home, 1945-
.                      1960.
.                      Claude's and Mildred's LR: New Tripoli, Lehigh Co 18066.

.                      issue:

1.   Robert Samuel Nester, b 1946, m Marianna B. Trout, b 1946, d/o Kermit H. Trout and Marianna B. Tognoli.  They
.                            were divorced by 2002.  He was living in New Ringgold in 1994.
.                            He is owner of the Robert S. Nester Funeral Home, 8405 Kings Hwy, New Tripoli, Pa 18066.
.                            issue:
a.   Joseph Brian Nester, b 1970, m 4 Aug (?2001) to Teal Eye Knabb, b 1972, d/o Daniel M. and Vera M. Knabb.
b.   Amanda Lynn Nester, b 1978, m May 2007 to Brendan S. Ebeling, b 1978, s/o Robert Ebeling.
.                                  Amanda grad from Kutztown Univ and was working as a 7th grade teacher in the Whitehall-Coplay school dist.
.                                  Brendan attended Kutztown Univ and was working at Nestle Waters of North America.

2.   Carol Ann Nester, b 1948, m(1) Gary Malcolm Kramer.  She m(2) 10 Aug 1975 Schuylkill Co to Herman C. Osenbach
.                            Jr, b 1948.  Living in Tamaqua in 1994 and 2015.
.                            issue:
a.   Kelly Sue Kramer, b 1 Nov 1968 Berks Co, d 3 Feb 2015 Tampa, Fla, bur Jacob Union Cem.
.                                  See her
picture below.
b.   Eric C. Osenbach, b 1977.  Of New Ringgold, Pa in 2015.

.                      Ref:   1. "
The Morning Call", 21 Feb 1988, obit for Claude S. Nester, 79, husband of Mildred F. (Bond) Nester and s/o Sam-
.                                      uel E. and Elda R. (Oswald) Nester.  Survived  by dau Carol Ann, wife of Herman C. Osenbach Jr, son Robert S.,
.                                      sister Mildred O. Dansavage, brother Paul D., and 4 gc.
.                                2.   Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Card for Clause S. Nester, lists Robert S. Nester, son, of New Ringgold, Pa.
.                                3. "
The Morning Call", 26 Feb 2006: Mr Robert Nester of Germansville, Pa and Mrs Marianna Nester of Whitehall,
.                                      Pa announce the engagement of their dau Amanda Nester to Brendan Ebeling, s/o Mr and Mrs Robert Ebeling of
.                                      Betheleham, Pa.
.                                4. "
The Morning Call", 12 May 2002: Teal Eye Knabb, d/o Vera M. Knabb of Coopersburg and the late Daniel  M.
.                                      Knabb III, marr Aug 4 in Allentown to Joseph Brian Nester, s/o Marianna Nester of Allentown and Robert Nes-
.                                      ter of New Ringgold.
.                                5. "
The Morning Call", 1 Mar 2006: obit for Kermit H. Trout, 83, d 27 Feb 2006, husband of Marianna B. (Tognoli)
.                                      Trout.  Mentions dau Marianna B. Nester and grandchildren Joseph and Amanda Nester.
.                                6. "
The Morning Call", 23 Sep 1994, obit for Mildred F. Nester,71, d/o Floyd W. and Dorothy (Klingaman) Bond.
.                                      Survived by husband, son Robert S., dau Carol A., wife of Herman C. Osenbach Jr, sisters Catherine, wife of
.                                      N. David Kistler, and Anna, wife of Walter Blatt, and 4 gc.
.                                7.   Robert S. Nester Funeral Home website: Kelly Sue Kramer, 46, passed away in her residence in Tampa, Florida on
.                                      February 3, 2015.  She was born in Reading, Pa. a daughter of Gary M. Kramer of Hamburg, Pa. and Carol A. (Nes-
.                                      ter) Osenbach, wife of Herman C. Osenbach, Jr.of Tamaqua, Pa. Kelly was last employed as a credit account man-
.                                      ager for the Citi Group Bank of Atlanta, Georgia. She was a 1987 Graduate of Kutztown Area High School.  She
.                                      attended Shippensburg University for one year, and later graduated from Kutztown University and then went on to
.                                      attain dual post graduate degrees in both Human Resources and Finance from Drexel University.  In addition to her
.                                      parents, she is alsosurvived by her brother Eric C. Osenbach of New Ringgold, Pa., and several aunts, uncles and
.                                      cousins.  Kelly was a beautiful, caring person who will be greatly missed.  Her Memorial Service will be held at the
.                                      convenience of the family in Jacobs Church, 8373 Kings Highway, New Tripoli, Pa., with Rev. Scott L. Shay
.                                      officiating. A private interment will follow in Jacobs Union Cemetery.  Arrangements by the Nester Funeral Home,
.                                      New Tripoli, Pa.  
.  Pictures from www.findagrave.com
.                 Added by Decal
.       Kelly Sue Kramer
.  Picture from her obituary