Esther Nester, 95, of Dallas and formerly of West Orange, N.J., died peacefully on Friday, April 26, 2013.
Born Feb. 10, 1918 in Newman, Callif., to Lina and Thorvald Noding, the family lived in California, Oregon, Norway and New Jersey.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, David Nester; and sisters, Alma, Thora and Gladys.
She is survived by her children, Patricia Perrin (James), David (Janet) and Donald (Millie); nine grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and cousin, Gudrun Andersen.
Visitation will be held Friday from 9 to 11 a.m. at Farmer Funeral Home, Roseland, N.J., followed by service. Burial will be at Rosedale Cemetery, Orange, N.J.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.farmerfuneral.com.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Camp Orchard Hill, 640 Orange Road, Dallas, PA 18618.
Farmer Funeral Home
45 Roseland Avenue
Roseland, NJ 07068
Published in Times Leader from May 2 to May 3, 2013