. Donald Leroy Nester, 1944 - 2001, s/o Jeremiah Lawrence Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

266635   Donald Leroy Nester,7                                       26663   (Jeremiah,6,Jeremiah,5,Gideon,4,Jacob,3,Andrew,2)
.
.                    "Don"
.                      b 15 May 1944 Pottstown, Montgomery Co, Pa; d 19 Feb 2001 Brandywine, Pa (SSDI 184-34-3774 Pa), bur Limerick Gar-
.                         den of Memories, Limerick, Montgomery Co.  See
picture of his tombstone and nearby stone bench below.
.                      m Sharon L. Schmale, b ca 1953.

.                      Donald's LR: Pottstown, Montgomery Co 19464.

.                      From Amity Fire & Rescue Memorial Page website: Donald L Nester: "While performing his duties at the station, Don made
.                      a misstep at the top of a stairway, leading to a fall from which he never regained consciousness."  His wife Sharon and sons
.                      Derrick,20, and Jace,17, were mentioned.  See his
picture from this site below.

.                      issue:

.                      
1.   Shawn Andrew Nester, b 1979.  His name and date are inscribed on Donald L. Nester's tombstone.

.                      
2.   Derrick L. Nester, b 1980.

.                      
3.   Jace J. Nester, b ca 1984.








.                      Ref:  1.   Michael (Mike) Osiol's notes.
.                               2. "
Reading Eagle", 2001: obit for Donald L. Nester, age 56.  Mentions wife Sharon L. Schmale Nester, sons Derrick L.,
.                                     and Jace J., father Jeremiah Nester, mother Elsie M. Leister Nester, brother Robert Nester and sister Betty Nester
.                                     Ferrai.
.                               3.   https://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/fatalityData/detail?fatalityId=804
.                                     Chief Engineer Nester was in the fire station performing paperwork tasks associated with his responsibilities as the
.                                     Chief Engineer. He was at the top of the stairs speaking to two firefighters in the engine bay below. When the con-
.                                     versation ended, Chief Engineer Nester slipped or lost his balance and fell down the stairs. Chief Engineer Nester
.                                     struck his head on the concrete floor at the bottom of the stairs. Firefighters came to his aid immediately and sum-
.                                     moned EMS responders. Chief Engineer Nester was flown by air ambulance to a regional care facility. His condition
.                                     did not improve, and he died on February 19, 2001. The cause of death was listed as a subdural hematoma.
.                                        Department Information: Amity Fire Company, P.O. Box 383, Douglassville, Pennsylvania 19518
.                                        Chief: Kevin E. Neisweinder
.
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com Added by Susan Surran
.         Inscription : "1979 Shawn Andrew Nester 1979"
.            Picture from www.findagrave.com Added by Susan Surran
.                 Bench reads: "In Loving Memory of Donald L. Nester -
.  Chief Engineer - Amity Fire Compay - May 15th 1944 - Feb 19th 2001,
.                       Your Loving Wife and Sons Derrick and Jace"
Donald L. Nester