.     Norman Henry Nester, 1927 - 2014, s/o Elmer Calvin Nester
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

2452134   Norman Henry Nester,8                   245213   (Elmer,7,Harvey,6,Jonas,5,George,4,?Christian,3,Andrew,2)
.                       "Norm"
.                         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
.                                  Emmaus

.                         issue:

1.   Sharon Louise Nester, b 1949 Allentown, m Larry B. Bleiler, b ca 1950.  Of Emmaus in 1998.
.                               issue:
a.   Derek Benjamin Bleiler, b 1978 Allentown, m 11 Aug 2001 Megan Nan Perna, b 1979 Allentown.
.                                     issue:
(1)  Ty Bleiler.
.                                     (2)  Cole Jackson Bleiler, b 2009.
b.   Stephanie Lyn Bleiler, b 1981 Allentown.
.                                     issue:
(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.
.                               issue:
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.
.                                     issue:
(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.
.                               issue:
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:
.                                 2.   Bruce Miller's notes, email:
varkaard@rcn.com   He was s/o Alma Mabel Nester Miller.
.                                 3.   Info on Elmer Calvin Nester's family:
.                                 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
.                                       cemetery....
.         Stella D. Nester  
.  Picture from her obituary
.         Norman Nester  
.  Picture from his obituary