.     Lyman Eugene Nester, 1905 - 1993, s/o Jacob Samuel Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

243313   Lyman Eugene Nester,7                                   24331    (Jacob,6,William,5,Samuel,4,Christian,3,Andrew,2)
.                      b 1 Mar 1905 Franklintown, York Co, Pa; d 7 Jul 1993 Carlisle, Cumberland Co, Pa (SSDI 162-22-0913 Pa), bur Dillsburg
.                         Cem, York Co.  See
picture of Lyman and children Marlin and Vilma below.
.                         See
picture of Lyman's, Nellis's, and Helen's tombstone below.
.                      m(1) 8 Jun 1929 Abbottstown, Adams Co, Pa to Nellie Pauline Smith, b 8 Jun 1910 Adams Co, d 21 Nov 1929 Dillsburg,
.                             "age 20 yrs, 7 mos, of pulmonary oedema, phlebitis of left thigh + leg, septic, d/o Charles [B.] Smith and Ethel [A.] Mil-
.                               ler, spouse of Lyman E. Nester", bur Dillsburg Cem.  She died seven weeks after childbirth, bur Dillsburg Cem.
.                               See
image of her death certificate below, infomant Charles Smith.  This was indexed as "Hester".
.                      m(2) 1 Mar 1932 Harrisburg, Pa to Helen Rebecca Brandt, b 23 Feb 1912 Dillsburg, York Co, d 6 Apr 1996 Mechanicsburg
.                               (SSDI 177-26-6764 Pa), bur Dillsburg Cem, d/o James Monroe Brandt and Cora Ellen Hayberger.

.                      Lyman was a farmer and an employee of the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
.                      His and Helen's LR: Mechanicsburg, Cumberland Co 17055.

.                      1930 York Co census, Dillsburg, ED 67-10, sheet 5B, #144/152, Lyman E. Nester,24 Pa (wid, son), laborer, wholesale hard-
.                               ware, Ethel R.,6/12 Pa (granddau), living with Jacob S. Nester.
.                      1940 York Co census, Monaghan Twp, ED 67-55, sheet 5B, #100, Lyman E. Nester,35 Pa, farmer, farm, Helen R.,28 Pa,
.                               Ethel R.,10 Pa, Marlin E.,6 Pa, Vilma (?V).,4 Pa, Verna M.,2 Pa, Robert A.,9/12 Pa.

.                      issue:

1.   Ethel Rebecca Nester, b 1 Oct 1929 Dillsburg, York Co, d 30 May 2013 Thousands Oak, Cal (not in SSDI), bur Dills-
.                            burg Cem, m 14 Apr 1947 Hagerstown to Milton E. Shultz Jr, b 3 Dec 1922 Pa, d 17 Oct 1996 (SSDI 189-18-7280 Pa),
.                            bur Dillsburg Cem, s/o Milton E. and Esther F. Shultz.
.                            Ethel grad from Dillsburg HS in 1947.  She lived with her grandfather Jacob Nester prior to her marriage.
.                            Of Dillsburg in 1993.  See her
picture below.
.                            issue:
a.   Jeffrey Samuel Shultz, b 1952, m(1) 25 Apr 1975 Dillsburg to Sharon Wagner.  He m(2) Melinda ____.
.                                  Of Dillsburg in 2013.
b.   Larry Lee Shultz, b 1956, m Yolanda ____.   Of Simi Valley, Cal in 2013.
c.   Sheryl Anne Shultz, b 1957, m(1) 18 Sep 1982 Dillsburg to Alan Edward Steck, b ca 1957.  She m(2) Jack Wasbers.
.                                  Of Mechanicsburg in 2013.

2.   Marlin Eugene Nester (Sonny), b 12 Aug 1933 Mechanicsburg, m(1) Leona Mae Garman, m(2) Paula Jean Wagner
.                            Velez.

3.   Vilma Darlene Nester, b 1936 Pa, m 28 Oct 1955 Hagerstown, Md to Harry Elmer Coken II, b ca 1934.
.                            She was a sophomore at Messiah College academy in Oct 1951.  See "
News Comet" (East Berlin, Pa), 12 Oct 1951.
.                            issue:  Of Mechanicsburg in 1993, and of Dillsburg in 2016.
a.   Debra Joy Coken (Deb), b 1956 Harrisburg, m 4 Oct 1975 to David Eugene Tritt (Dave), b 1952.
.                                  issue:
(1)  Andrew David Tritt, b 1980, m Sandra Marie Kapuchinsky (Sandy), b ca 1983.
.                                         issue:
(a)  Japheth Andrew Tritt, b 2005.
(b)  Gabriel David Tritt, b 2007.
(c)  Seth Lazarus Tritt, stillborn 2009.
(d)  Eliana Hope Marie Tritt, b 2010.
(e)  Hosanna Joy Tritt, b 2012.
(2)  Jacob Eugene Tritt, b 1982, m Nancy Fae McIntyre.
(3)  Isaac Steven Tritt, b 1988, m Holly Ketner.
b.   Wendy Lou Coken, b 1960 Harrisburg, m 21 Apr 1977 to Scott Alan Miller, b 1957.
.                                  issue:
(1)  Adrienne Rebecca Miller, b 1983 Camp Hill, Pa, m 28 Jun 2008 to Michael Lee Crowe, b 1983.
.                                         issue:
(a)  Callie Zoe Crowe, b 2009.
(b)  Piper Rose Crowe, b 2011.
(c)  Lilah Grace Crowe, b 2014.
(2)  Derrick Scott Miller, b 1985 Harrisburg.
c.   Cathy Ann Coken, b 1962 Harrisburg, m(1) 1982 to Roswell Schwalm Deninger, and div in 1984.  She m(2) 1985 to
.                                  Lewis Wilmer Killian, and div in 1994.
.                                  issue:
(1)  Rachel Helen Killian, b 1987, m 26 Sep 2009 to Joseph Brower.
.                                         issue:
(a)  Micah Thomas Brower, b 2011.
(2)  Christopher James Killian, b 1989.
d.   Harry Elmer Coken III, b 1966 Harrisburg, m Joni Lerew.

4.   Verna Mae Nester, b 1937 Pa, m 16 Sep 1967 to Jack McGarvey.  Of Elliotsburg in 1993, 2016.
.                            issue:
a.   William Matthew McGarvey, b 1970 Camp Hill, Pa.
b.   Laura Leigh McGarvey, b 1973 Camp Hill.

5.   Robert Alvin Nester, b 27 Jun 1939 Dillsburg, m(1) Patricia Ann Good, m(2) Jane Marie Haas.

6.   Francis Matthew Nester, b 1942, m Lois Ann Lehman

.                      Ref:  1.   Robert A. (Rob) Nester's extensive notes, with info from Lyman Nester's family tapes.
.                               2. "
News Comet" (East Berlin, Pa), 12 May 1950, article on marriage of Milton Shultz and Ethel Nester.
.                               3. "
The Gettysburg Times", 22 Nov 1929: TRANSFUSION OF BLOOD FUTILE - Brother Gives 18 Ounces of
.                                     Blood in Vain Effort to Save Young Married Sister - Mrs Nellie Smith Nester, aged 19, wife of Lyman Nester of
.                                     Dillsburg, died Thursday morning at 6:45 o'clock at her home as the result of an attack of hemorrhages.  The trans-
.                                     fusion was made last Saturday at the Harrisburg City hospital.  Surviving are her husband, her seven weeks old
.                                     daughter; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Smith, York Springs, and the following brothers and sisters: Joretta, Dor-
.                                     othy, Elmo, Clare and John, all at home; her grandfather, Benjamin Miller, and grandmother, Mrs. Lovina Smith,
.                                     both of York Springs.
.                               4. "
The Gettysburg Times", 8 Jun 1929, marr license issued to Lyman Eugene Nester of Dillsburg and Nellie Pauline
.                                     Smith of York Springs.
.                               5. "
Patriot News", 9 Jul 1993:  obit of Lyman E. Nester, 88.
.                               6. "
Patriot'News", 4 Jun 2013: Ethel R. Shultz, 83, formerly of Dillsburg, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2013 in the
.                                     Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center, Thousand Oaks, CA.  Ethel was the widow of Milton E. Shultz, Jr.  She
.                                     was born October 1, 1929 in Dillsburg the daughter of the late Lyman E. and Nellie P. (Smith) Nester.  Ethel was a
.                                     retired school bus driver with over twenty years of service. She was a former member of the Dillsburg Christian
.                                     Missionary Alliance Church and the South Mountain V.F.W., Post #6771, Dillsburg Ladies Auxiliary.  She is sur-
.                                     vived by one daughter, Sheryl A. Wasbers and her husband Jack of Mechanicsburg; two sons, Jeffrey S. Shultz and
.                                     his wife Melinda of Dillsburg and Larry L. Shultz and his wife Yolanda of Simi Valley, CA; two sisters, Velma
.                                     Cocken and Verna McGarvey; and two brothers, Marlin Nester and Francis Nester. She also leaves behind six
.                                     grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Ethel was also preceded in death by a brother, Robert Nester.  Services will
.                                     be held Friday, June 7, 2013, at 11:00 am in the Cocklin Funeral Home, Inc., 30 N. Chestnut St., Dillsburg. Burial
.                                     will be held in the Dillsburg Cemetery-Mountain Road.
.                               7.   
www.findagrave.com, info by MOtto, orig in "The Patriot News", 8 Apr 1996: Helen Rebecca Brandt Nester, 84, of
.                                     Silver Spring Twp., formerly of Dillsburg, died Saturday.  She was a retired employee of Dillsburg Dress Co.; had
.                                     worked for Mechanicsburg Silk Mill; and was a member of Mechanicsburg Brethren in Christ Church.  She was the
.                                     widow of Lyman E. Nester. Surviving are three sons, Marlin E. of Grantville, Robert A. of Newport and Francis M.
.                                     of Mechanicsburg; three daughters, Ethel R. Shultz of Dillsburg, Vilma D. Coken of Mechanicsburg and Verna M.
.                                     McGarvey of Elliottsburg; a sister, Dorothy Trimmer of Carlisle; 18 grandchildren and 27 greatgrandchildren.  Ser-
.                                     vices will be held at noon Wednesday in her church. Burial will be in Dillsburg Cemet
.                               8.   Deb Tritt's email:
.                               9.   Adrienne Crowe's email:
.                             10.   Cathy Coken's email:
.                             11.   Wendy Miller's email:
.                             12.   Vilma Coken's email:
     Ethel R. Shultz
Picture from her obituary  
Lyman Nester with Marlin and Vilma   
Picture courtesy of Vilma Nester Coken
Picture from www.findagrave.com   
   Added by Winter Birds PA