Robert C. Nester May 21, 1963 - December 6, 2018

Robert C. Nester, 55, of Allentown, was stricken while hunting with his friends in Montrose, PA on Thursday, December 6, 2018. He was the husband of Lynn A. (Jones) Nester.  They celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary last July.  Robert was born in Allentown a son of the late Raymond H. and Ethel R. (Bauman) Nester. He received his B.S. in Metallurgy from The Pennsylvania State University and his Master of Engineering in Material Science Engineering from Lehigh University.  Robert was currently employed by ArcelorMittal of Steelton, PA as a Metallurgical Service Engineer.  He enjoyed coaching his son’s baseball, basketball and football teams with the South Parkland Youth Association.  Robert was a member of the Penn State Alumni Association and was an avid supporter of Penn State Athletics.  He enjoyed hunting and golfing.

Survivors: Wife; son, Ryan C. Nester of Camp Hill, PA; brother, Richard L. and his wife Pamela Nester of Follansbee, WV; mother-in-law, Joan Jones.

Services: 10:30 A.M. Tuesday in the Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. 274 North Krocks Road, Allentown. Call 6:00 -8:00 P.M. Monday and 9:30 – 10:30 A.M. Tuesday in the funeral home. www.stephensfuneral.com.

Contributions:  Memorial contributions may be made to the South Parkland Youth Association C/O the Stephens Funeral Home 274 North Krocks Road Allentown, 18106.

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