|. Norman Henry Nester, 1927 - 2014, s/o Elmer Calvin Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
2452134 Norman Henry Nester,8 245213 (Elmer,7,Harvey,6,Jonas,5,George,4,?Christian,3,Andrew,2)
. b 6 Feb 1927 Emmaus, Lehigh Co, Pa; d 8 Jan 2014 Allentown, Lehigh Co, Pa (SSDI Pa), bur Upper Milford Mennonite
. Church Cem. See his picture below.
. m 17 Jul 1948 Lehigh Co, Pa to Stella Doris Smith, b 24 Apr 1930 Allentown, d 20 Sep 2016 Allentown, bur Upper Mil-
. ford Mennonite Church Cem, d/o Samuel G. Smith and Lydia R. Siegfried. See her picture below.
. Norman was a WW II veteran and later served in the National Guard. He worked for Superior Combustion and Air Pro-
. ducts. Stella of Allentown in 2014.
. 1945, 3 May: US WW II Army Enlisment Record, Wilkes Barre, Pa: Norman H. Nester, b 1927, native of Pa, resident of
. Pa, private, 3 yrs of high school, single.
. 1948 Allentown, Pa City Directory, p 547: Nester Norman H Sergeant administrator's asst Hdqtrs Btry 51st Brigade r
. 1442 Shimerville rd Emmaus
. 1949 Allentown, Pa City Directory, p 520: Nester Norman H Sgt admn asst 51st AAA Brigade Penna National Guard r
. 1. Sharon Louise Nester, b 1949 Allentown, m Larry B. Bleiler, b ca 1950. Of Emmaus in 1998.
. a. Derek Benjamin Bleiler, b 1978 Allentown, m 11 Aug 2001 Megan Nan Perna, b 1979 Allentown.
. (1) Ty Bleiler.
. (2) Cole Jackson Bleiler, b 2009.
. b. Stephanie Lyn Bleiler, b 1981 Allentown.
. (1) Kordell Cavon Waiters, b 2002 East Stroudsburg, Pa.
. 2. Renee LaRue Nester, b 1950 Allentown, m 15 Feb 1969 to Bradford Lee Hoch (Brad), b 1949 Allentown.
. Of White Haven in 1998.
. a. Brian L. Hoch, b ca 1970, m Dec 1990 to Lori A. Schmoyer, b 4 Apr 1972, d 15 Mar 2001 Wright Twp (SSDI
. 170-54-5160 Pa), Luzerne Co, Pa (in MVA), d/o Randall J. Schmoyer and Susan D. Wetzel.
. (1) Amanda Hoch.
. (2) Ashley Hoch.
. (3) Kira Hoch.
. b. Andrea Hoch, m ____ Reinhart.
. 3. Denise Nester, b 1953, m Barry C. Jacoby, b ca 1953. Of Whitehall in 1998.
. a. Rebecca Jacoby, m ____ Abruzzese.
. 4. Kenneth Nester, b 25 Nov 1954, d 31 Oct 1956.
. 5. Monica Louise Nester, b 1956 Allentown, m Thomas Andrew Thayer (Tom), b ca 1952.
. Of Portola Valley, San Mateo, Cal in 1998.
. Ref: 1. Donna Nester Mohring's notes, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 2. Bruce Miller's notes, email: email@example.com He was s/o Alma Mabel Nester Miller.
. 3. Info on Elmer Calvin Nester's family: http://hspost.com/cgi-bin/ftreeviewrec.cgi?../famtree/Nester/EC_N008
. 4. "The Morning Call", 18 Mar 2001, obit for Lori A. Hoch.
. 5. "The Morning Call", 19 Jul 1998, Norman H. and Stella D. (Smith) Nester celebrated their 50th wedding anni-
. versary, with a surprise party given by their daus and spouses Sharon and Larry Bleiler, Renee and Brad Hoch,
. Denise and Barry Jacoby, and Monica Nester and Tom Thayer. They have 5 gc and 3 ggdaus.
. 6. Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home website: Norman Nester, 86, formerly of Emmaus, passed away
. January 8th, 2014 at Phoebe Home, Allentown. He was born February 6, 1927, to the late Elmer and Mabel (Feg-
. ley) Nester. Norm was married to Stella (Smith) Nester for 65 years. A WWII veteran, he also served in the Nat-
. ional Guard and worked for Superior Combustion and Air Products until he retired. Norm was a humble, hard-
. working, fun loving man who adored his family, enjoyed golfing, hunting, watching his grandchildren and great
. grandchildren’s sporting events, and kidding with his care takers. He will be missed by many. SURVIVORS: In
. addition to Stella, Norm was “Dad” to 4 daughters: Sharon Bleiler, Renee (Brad) Hoch, Denise (Barry) Jacoby,
. and Monica Nester (Tom Thayer); “Grandpa” to Brian Hoch, Andrea Hoch-Reinhart, Rebecca Abruzzese, Derek
. Bleiler and Stephanie Bleiler; and “Opa” to 8 great grandchildren. He is also survived by brothers Raymond, Ver-
. Vernon and Kermit, and sisters Marian Frankenfield, Annabelle Buss and Mae Wentz-Nicholas. He was predecea-
. sed by son Kenneth and brothers Linwood, Melvin, Wilmer and Donald, and sisters Alma Miller and Merle Lor-
. ish. SERVICES: 1:00 PM Saturday, January 11th at Upper Milford Mennonite Church, 6450 Kings Hwy S.,
. Zionsville. Calling hours from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM in the Church. Arrangements by Bachman, Kulik & Rein-
. smith Funeral Home, Emmaus.
. 7. http://www.bachmankulikreinsmith.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=1855279
. Stella D. Nester, 86, of Allentown, passed away Sept. 20, 2016 at the Phoebe Home, Allentown. She was the
. widow of Norman H. Nester, who passed away in 2014. At the time of his death they were married 65 years.
. Born in Salisbury Twp., she was a daughter of the late Samuel and Lydia (Siegfried) Smith. She was the last
. survivor of 13 children. Stella was an active member of Upper Milford Mennonite Church. Survivors: Daughters,
. Sharon Bleiler, Renee (Brad Hoch), Denise (Barry Jacoby) and Monica Nester (Tom Thayer); 5 grandchildren and
. 8 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a son Kenneth Nester. Services: 1:30PM Friday, Sept. 23rd at
. Upper Milford Mennonite Church, 6450 Kings Hwy S., Zionsville, PA 18092. Burial will follow at the church
|. Stella D. Nester
. Picture from her obituary
|. Norman Nester
. Picture from his obituary