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Jeffrey N. Bond Jeffrey N. Bond, 72, of Kempton, PA. passed away peacefully on the evening of September 27, 2020 at the Reading Hospital. Born in Allentown, PA., he was the son of the late Nevin A. and Marian E. (Fetherolf) Bond. As an Army Veteran of the Vietnam War, he served his country earning several medals, including three purple hearts. He was a 1966 graduate of Kutztown Area High School and later worked at Deka Battery Corporation for many years until retiring in 2013. He was a member and former cemetery board member of the New Bethel Church in Kempton, PA. Jeffrey will be remembered for the quiet way that he enjoyed life. He had an amazing ability to recall facts and enjoyed playing Blackjack. He also looked forward to breakfasts with his fellow veterans. He was one of six children. Survivors include his daughter, Katie M. Bond of Harrington, DE.; sons, Matthew C. Bond of Reinholds, PA., and Christopher M. (Vickie) Bond of Fleetwood, PA.; brothers, Gary E. (Jan) Bond of Kutztown, PA., David M. (Deborah) Bond and Jonathan C. (Kelly) Bond both of Kempton, PA.; sister, Rosemary (Jay) Drey of Topton, PA.; sister-in-law, Riemke Bond of Kempton, PA.; six grandchildren, Nathanial, Andrew, Abigail, Keagan, Skyli, and Jesse. He was predeceased by his brother, Brian A. Bond. As a loving parent, grandparent, brother, son, and friend, Jeffrey will be greatly missed as his memory lives on. His funeral service will be held on October 3, 2020 at 10:30 AM in the New Bethel Church, 135 New Bethel Church Road Kempton, PA. 19529, with a calling hour to begin at 9:30 AM. Interment, with military honors, in adjoining cemetery. Rev. Rebecca G. Sausser will officiate. COVID-19 restrictions will be followed. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to be sent to Kutztown HOBOS at 325 Trexler Ave Kutztown, PA 19530. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Robert S. Nester Funeral Home, New Tripoli, PA. Please visit www.nesterfuneralhome.com for online condolences.

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Published in Reading Eagle from Sep. 29 to Sep. 30, 2020.
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October 1, 2020
David and Debbie, we wish to express our sincere condolences for the loss of your brother.
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Our sympathy and condolences to the Bond Family...especially to Jeffrey's sister, Rosemary and her husband, Jay Drey....so sorry for your loss.
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September 30, 2020
To the Bond family, My thoughts and Prayers are with you at this time.

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September 29, 2020
As combat brothers and defenders of our nation;
We salute our comrade who, as we have,
sacrificed much more than many can understand
to keep this nation a free nation. It is he who fought
and paid a price which so many have not done.
We of the Military Order of the Purple Heart
offer our deepest sympathy to you,
the family of our fallen comrade.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you
at this time of sorrow.
He will no longer have to suffer the wounds
of battle or of life . For he has now
found peace with his God.
In remembrance of our fallen Patriot,
Officers and Members:
Department of Pennsylvania
Military Order of the Purple Heart
Michael J. Mescavage, Cdr. Ret.
MIKE MESCAVAGE, Cdr.
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