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ROBERT W. NESTER, 93, OF DOUGLASSVILLE Robert W. Nester, 93, widower of Nellie E. (Miller) Nester of Douglassville passed away on Monday, November 21, 2011 in the Golden Living Center, Exeter Township, Berks County, where he was a patient for three weeks. Born in Norristown he was the son of the late John and Mae (Yocum) Nester. He worked as a guard at the Montgomery County Park and then as a constable for Montgomery County; He was also a machine operator for Neapco, Pottstown. He was a volunteer fire fighter and member of the Upper Frederick Township Fire Company for 50 years from 1951 to 2001, Robert was also a fire police officer for many years. Robert enjoyed working on his farmette, where he had many tractors and barnyard animals. He is survived by his two sons, Robert P., husband of Donna Nester, and Barry Nester; a brother, William Nester of Souderton; five grandchildren and many great-grandchildren; four step-children, Nellie E., wife of George Allmendinger of Douglassville with whom he resided, Gerald D., husband of Gloria Keyser of Chambersburg, Mary E., wife of Kenneth Townsend of Alburn and Kathleen, wife of Steven Schwartz of Zephyr Hills, FL; 20 step-grandchildren; 23 step-great-grandchildren and eight step-great-great grandchildren. He is predeceased by his sister Hazel. Services are private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are being handled by the Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home, Inc., 111 North Reading Avenue, Boyertown. Online condolences may be made at www.lwottfuneralhome.com.

Published in The Mercury on Nov. 26, 2011
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