Marian J. Nester

Marian J. Nester, 92, of Bradford, formerly of Emporium, passed away on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY. She was born on July 27, 1922 in Indiana, a daughter of the late Roy and Mabel Pearson Cribbs.

She was the wife of Joseph Nester who preceded her in death in 1999. Besides being a homemaker Mrs. Nester also worked at the former Sylvania factory, Emporium, for a number of years. Upon retiring from there she became a private duty nurse to support her kids while they attended college.

She was devoted to her family and she especially loved spending time with her grandson and his family. She is survived by two daughters, Bonnie (Fred) Coppersmith of Bradford, Sandra Foster of Emporium; two sisters, Imogene Rocco of Pomona, CA, Esther (Charles) Constantino of Riverside, CA; one grandson, Joseph (Tricia) Coppersmith of Bradford; one great grandson, Logan Coppersmith of Bradford; one great granddaughter, Leah Coppersmith of Bradford and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband she was also preceded in death by one son, Robert J. Nester, four brothers and three sisters. At the family’s request there will be no visitation. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Burial will be in St. Mark Cemetery, Emporium. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Mascho Funeral Home, Inc.

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