Shirley J. Nester, 92, of Quakertown formerly of Boyertown died August 9, 2021 in Phoebe Richland Health Care Center. She was the wife of the late Robert H. Nester. Born in Englesville, PA she was the daughter of the late Lloyd & Hannah (Moyer) Sweinhart. She worked for the Bally Great American Knitting Mills, Bally, Pa and for Louis Goldsmith Vest Factory, Sassamansville, PA before retirement. She was a member of the Pikeville Rod & Gun Club, and Sassamansville Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. Shirley enjoyed ceramics and playing cards with friends at her card club. She also enjoyed collecting bunnies and dolphins. Shirley was a former member of St. Joseph’s Hill Lutheran Church, Boyertown. She is survived by three daughters Deborah A. Sell (Barry), Donna J. Nester, and Doreen C. Koch all of Quakertown. Two sisters Beatrice Lukens, of Boyertown and Arlene Kulp (Charles) of Perkiomenville. Seven grandchildren Chad Mauger (Kelli), Brent Mauger (Kelly), and Jared Mauger (Jennifer), Leah Thomas, Kyle Koch, Brandon Sell, and Evan Koch. Five great grandchildren Haylie, Colton, Aubrie, Kyra, and Chase. Services will be held on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at 11:30 A.M. in the C. R. Strunk Funeral Home, Inc. (www.crstrunk.com) 821 W. Broad St. Quakertown, PA 18951. Call 10:30-11:30 A.M. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Hill Church Union Cemetery Fund 620 Hill Church Rd. Boyertown, PA 19512.
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