Carl A. Nester, 90, of New Ringgold, died Saturday, July 21st, at his residence. Carl was born in Rausch's , PA on September 24, 1927, a son of the late Eva R. (Daubenspeck) Miller and John Nester. He was the widower of Elizabeth C. (Miller) Nester. He was a member of Zion's Red Church Orwigsburg, and attended The Mc Keansburg School. He served in the U.S. Army Air Force in WW II, earning a Victory Medal.
He was employed as a Heavy equipment operator for Atlas Power Company and worked for Hecla Machine Company for over 40 years.
Carl is survived by his two Step-sisters, Kathryn, widow of Donald Reinhart & Darlene, wife of Norman Staller. Two Step-brothers, Alvin, husband of Betty Miller, & Elwood, husband of Kay Miller. He was predeceased by his Step-Brother Marlin Kramer, husband of Irene. Carl is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. A Religious Service will be held on Monday July 30th, 11:00 AM at Hamilton-Breiner Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. in Orwigsburg, with Rev William Pifer-Foote officiating. Friends are invited to call from 10:00 AM until time of service.
In lieu of Flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Zion's Red Church , P. O. Box 334 Orwigsburg, PA 17961.
Interment Services, with Military Honors, will be held at Zion's Red Church Cemetery, Orwigsburg.
Zion's Red Church
PO Box 334, Orwigsburg PA 17961