Betty Nestor

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February 13, 1929 - October 26, 2016

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Monday, October 31, 2016 from 2-5 p.m. at Moreland Funeral Home


Tuesday, November 1, 2016 11 a.m. at Central College Presbyterian Church


Riverside Cemetery


Betty Sue “Suzie” Nestor, died Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at home. Born February 13, 1929 in Knoxville, Tennessee to Ida Fipps Everett and Arthur Kern Everett. Graduated from Mifflin High School in 1946, where she met the love of her life, Harold M. Nestor. Married December 26, 1948, they shared a joy-filled life for nearly 47 years until his death in 1995. Suzie received a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and a Master’s degree in School Psychology from The Ohio State University. She taught hundreds of youngsters during her career as an elementary school teacher in Columbus Schools’ Devonshire Elementary and Alpine Elementary. Her greatest joy was her family, who treasured her and deeply mourn her passing. Preceded in death by her parents, husband, and son-in-law Thomas Zastudil. She is survived by daughters, Mary Lee Zastudil of Cardington, OH and Nancy Nestor-Baker of Westerville, OH; son-in-law, Frederick Baker of Columbus, OH; grandchildren, Amanda Nippert and John Nippert of Cardington, OH, Nancy Zastudil of Albuquerque, NM, Adam Baker and Kelle Baker, Caley Nestor-Baker and Robert Howell, Harold “Hal” Baker and Ashley Baker, all of Westerville; great-grandchildren, Isaiah, Levi and Samuel Nippert, Bo and Fitz Baker, Meredith Howell, Jackson and Madelyn Baker; much-loved sister and brother-in-law, Mary Lou Everett Caley and Robert Caley of Columbus, OH; sister-in-law, Rachel Vera Simon of Dublin, OH; and cousins in Tennessee Visitation will be Monday, October 31, 2016 between 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. at MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Rd, Westerville. All are welcome to attend a celebration of Suzie’s life at Central College Presbyterian Church, 975 Sunbury Rd, Westerville, OH, on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., Rev. David M. Redding, officiating. Interment Riverside Cemetery. If friends desire, flowers are welcome as are donations to the Harold M. Nestor Scholarship fund at Columbus State Community College, 550 E. Spring Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215.


Charles George - Nov 1, 2016

My deepest sympathy for your loss. I’m deeply saddened to hear of Mrs. Nestor’s passing. She was a wonderful teacher and mentor to me at Devonshire over 40 years ago. I will always remember her life lessons, patience and love of teaching.

Elder Sandra Davis - Oct 31, 2016

Dear Nancy,
I would like to extend my deepest sympathy and condolences to you and your family during this very difficult time of bereavement. I never had the pleasure of meeting your wonderful and beautiful mom; however if she was anything like you I know that she was a precious jewel!💎 Please know that you are in my thoughts and continual prayers. May God strengthen you and each of your family members moment by moment. ~Be Encouraged~

M. Boone - Oct 31, 2016

Sincere Sympathy! Rest inPeace!

Steve Mazzi - Oct 31, 2016

I was sorry to learn about the loss in your family. During this difficult time; may your memories fill you with the strength needed to guide the many emotions.

Marje Obrist - Oct 28, 2016

Mary Lou, I am so very sorry for your loss. Suzie was a wonderful person, and I admired her so much.

Cassie (Ahlborn) Riehle - Oct 28, 2016

So very sorry for your loss. She was a class act. She was so kind to my grandmother and family over the years. Loved her very much.
Cassie and family.

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