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Sherwin Nessen

Sherwin Robert "Bob" Nessen

Thursday, December 30th, 1937 - Monday, March 2nd, 2020
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Chester, NY: Sherwin “Bob” Nessen, 82 years old, passed away peacefully at Karen Ann Quinlan Home for Hospice in Fredon Twp., NJ on Monday, March 2, 2020. Born to Alex and Anne Nessen in Bronx, NY where he was raised and lived before moving to Chester, NY 25 years ago.

Bob served with the United States Army during peacetime and then worked as a Deputy Superintendent of the Electric Component Shop Metropolitan Transportation Authority of New York in The Bronx for 33 years retiring in 1997. He was a long time Free and Accepted Mason with Munn Lodge 203 in NYC, NY, and recently celebrated 60 years active service. He loved nothing more than spending time with his family, he took great joy in gardening, reading and watching television documentaries on history and the military.

Bob is the beloved husband of Rosalie Nessen(nee Younker) of Chester, NY. Devoted father of Lisa Anderson and her husband, Robert of Glenwood, NJ and Jennifer Faust and her husband, Eddie of Chester, NY. Loving grandfather of Scott and Kimberly, Cara and Emily. Dear brother of Roslyn Davis of Middletown, NY.

The family will receive their friends at Ferguson-Vernon Funeral Home, 241 Route 94(1 Vanderhoof Court for GPS), Vernon, NJ on Thursday, March 5, 2020 from 12 to 1 PM. Funeral service will commence at 1 PM. Interment to follow at Glenwood Cemetery, Vernon Twp., NJ. Memorial gifts to Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice Foundation 99 Sparta Avenue, Newton, NJ 07860 or Orange County Veterans Food Pantry, 111 Craigville Road, Goshen, NY 10924 would be appreciated.
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    Thursday, March 5th, 2020 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Thursday, March 5th, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Ferguson - Vernon Funeral Home
    241 Route 94
    VERNON, NJ 07462
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  • Service

    Thursday, March 5th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Thursday, March 5th, 2020 1:00pm
    Ferguson - Vernon Funeral Home
    241 Route 94
    VERNON, NJ 07462
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    Reverend Dawn Bump
  • Interment

    Glenwood Cemetery
    Rt. 517
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Rich Faust

Posted at 07:31pm
Bob was a fascinating raconteur, a wonderful conversationalist, and a well-informed amateur historian. A welcomed guest and a gracious host, it was always a pleasure to be in his company and talk away the hours. I've rarely met such a fascinating person as Bob was, and my wife and I will miss him greatly. Our condolences and blessings go out to his wife Rosalie and his entire family.

Sandee & Rich Faust

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Posted at 06:05pm
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