Florence M. Gest

FLORENCE M. (PASTER) GEST, 64, OF PHOENIXVILLE Florence M. (Paster) Gest, 64, of Phoenixville, died on Friday, November 18, 2011 in Phoenixville Hospital, following a three week battle with ovarian cancer. Born in Phoenixville, she was the daughter of Florence G. (Dunlap) Paster of Phoenixville, and the late Michael A. Paster, Sr. Florence was the Director of Environmental Services in Phoenixville Hospital for 30 years. In addition to her mother she is survived by her sons, Jack and wife Shelli Gest of Williamsport, MD; Ron and wife Katja Gest of Douglassville; daughter, Lynette and husband Jay Mahon of Phoenixville, six grandchildren, Nicole and Jenna Gest; Joshua, Jordan, Kieran, Euan Gest; brothers, Michael A. Jr and wife Joyce Paster of Phoenixville; and Ronald P. and wife Helen Paster of Phoenixville. Relatives and Friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 146 Church Street, Phoenixville, PA on Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Michael W. Rzonca officiating. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery. A viewing will be held in the Devlin-Rosmos-Kepp Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 517 S. Main Street at Fourth Avenue, Phoenixville, PA on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and in the church on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Published in The Mercury on Nov. 19, 2011