Kermit D. Nester, 84, of Quakertown, PA, went home to glory, Sunday, December 19, 2021, at St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus. Born in 1936, he was the son of the late Elmer and Mabel (Fegley) Nester. He was the husband of Jean Nester (Frei), with whom he shared 61 years of marriage.
Kermit honorably served his country in the United States Army. After his service, he worked for many years as a machinist for many different companies.
Kermit was a long-time, active member at Flatland Church, Quakertown, PA. He was also an active and dedicated volunteer for Operation Christmas Child and Mennonite Disaster Service. He also lent his talents singing for the Zion Choral Society for over 40 years.
In addition to his wife Jean, Kermit is survived by daughter Rebecca Witt (Harry), son, Dale Nester, sisters, Annabelle Buss and Mae Nicholas, grandchildren, Ashley, Kaitlyn, Harry (Bud), Kelsey, Allison, and Autumn, great-grandchildren, Chloe, Jordan, Landon, Odin, Elam, Rhett, Magdelina, and Dawson.
A Celebration of Life will be held Monday, December 27, 2021, at Flatland Church, 180 W Thatcher Rd, Quakertown, PA 18951, at 1:00 PM. A calling hour will be held from 12-1, prior to the service. The services will be live streamed at https://www.flatlandchurchqt.com/.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Camp Men-O-Lan, 1415 Doerr Rd, Quakertown, PA 18951 or Operation Christmas Child, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607.