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Edward Lewis Nestor

April 18, 1925 ~ June 15, 2018 (age 93)

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Edward Lewis Nestor, 93, of Gladesville went home to be with his Lord and Savior on June 15, 2018, at Mapleshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. 

 Edward was born April 18, 1925, at Arden, WV, the son of the late Howard and Edna (Sayre) Nestor.

He was a Christian by faith and a member of the Ebenezer Baptist Church of Gladesville.  He taught Sunday School, served as Superintendant, and was a Deacon. 

He helped establish and was leader of the Gladesville 4-H club for many years.  He was a veteran of WWII.  He owned and operated Nestor’s slaughter house for over 25 years. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 59 yrs, Helen (Helms) Nestor and sisters Thelma Timmons and Mary Lou Stein.

He is survived by his sons David Nestor (Sharon) and  Jerry  Nestor (Becky) of Gladesville; four grandchildren:  Jennifer Gilliam and husband Shawn of Morgantown;  Brian Nestor of Portland, Oregon;  Rachel Nestor of Morgantown; and Kristin Szewczyk and husband Kyle of Waynesburg, PA; four great grandchildren:  Ky and Karmyn Szewczyk and Zoey and Reagan Gilliam; one brother, Branson Nestor and wife Marie of Burton, MI; one sister, Margie Calvert and husband Fred of Gallipolis, OH.

Friends and family will be received at Morgan Funeral Home, Reedsville, WV, from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Monday, June 18, 2018.  The funeral service will be at 11:00 am Tuesday, June 19, at the Ebenezer Baptist Church, Gladesville, with Pastor Ron Ford officiating.  Interment will follow at the Gladesville Cemetery. 

The family would like to express their thanks to the staff of Mapleshire as well as Preston County Senior Citizens At Home, Inc. for their care and compassion.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the activity fund at Mapleshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 30 Mon Health Drive, Morgantown WV 26505.

Morgan Funeral Home is Honored to serve the Nestor family.

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June 18, 2018

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Morgan Funeral Home
13411 Veterans Memorial Highway
Reedsville, WV 26547-0269

Funeral Service
June 19, 2018

11:00 AM
Ebenezer Baptist Church
7243 Independence Road
Independence, WV 26374

Graveside Service
June 19, 2018

12:00 PM
Gladesville Cemetery
201 Gladesville Cemetery Road
Independence, WV 26374

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