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EttaSue Nester

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ETTASUE NESTER, 80, OF POTTSTOWN EttaSue (Spayd) Nester died Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at Manatawny Manor in Pottstown. She was 80. She was the wife of the late Richard S. Nester to whom she shared 57 years of marriage. Born in Pottstown, EttaSue was daughter of the late Paul A. and Mary R. (Miller) Spayd Kirby. Prior to Manatawny Manor, she lived on Old Airport Road in Douglassville. She was a graduate of Amity High School. EttaSue worked in the ad department of the former New York Store, and at Boscov's. She was a professional singer, and was very active the St. Paul's Choir, the Melody Maids, Boyertown Area Choir Group, and various other bands. She was an avid reader, and a talented seamstress and artist. Survivors include her daughter Robin Diane James and her husband Gary of Pottstown; two nephews; Ronald Hollowbush and his wife Daphne and family of Telford, and Clifford Reinert and his wife Sandra and family of Boyertown. In addition to her parents and husband, EttaSue is predeceased by her niece Audrey S. Reinert. A Memorial Service for EttaSue will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, November 30, at The Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, 955 N. Charlotte St. Pottstown, PA 19464. Rev. Gregory Frey will officiate. The family will receive guests after 10 a.m. Saturday. Interment in Highland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 548 Old Swede Road, Douglassville, PA 19518 would be appreciated. On line condolences may be made to the family at
Published in The Mercury on Nov. 28, 2013
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