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Dorothy E. "Dee" Nestel

October 9, 1942 ~ March 12, 2020 (age 77)

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Dorothy “Dee” Elaine (Schwarzbach) Nestel, age 77, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, March, 12, 2020.  Born October 9, 1942 in Pittsburgh Pa, she was the daughter of the late William S. and Dorothy E. (Blaine) Schwarzbach.

Dee graduated from Swissvale High School, as well as the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in Math and German Education.  She taught for many years a substitute teacher throughout many schools in both Stark and Jefferson Counties.  She was chairman of the Louisville Tree Board for over 20 years, and also was a tireless volunteer as a den mother for the BSA and also a Girl Scout leader.  She was a long time member of Zion Lutheran Church in Canton where she was active in many groups.  

She is survived by her husband of 55 years Kurt Nestel; son Kurt Jr, daughter-in-law Marla (Schneider), daughter Lore Yu, son-in-law Alex Yu; granddaughters: Brittany Yu, Kaitlyn Sullivan  (husband Aaron), Christina Williams (husband Jeremy), Amy Yu, Katarina Nestel, Kerstin Nestel, and Kyrie Nestel.  Dee will also be greatly missed by her 2 four legged buddies, Princess and Lilly.  The memorial service has been canceled.

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