LISBON-Nina Chestnut, 70, of state Route 164, passed away peacefully at 7:18 p.m., Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 at her home with her family by her side following a lengthy illness.
Mrs. Chestnut was born July 12, 1944 in Wichelmshafen, Germany, a daughter of the late William and Tatiana (Mamotenko) Jermolenko, Sr.
A 1963 graduate of United High School, she was a homemaker and had worked as the secretary at St. George Catholic Church for many years.
She was an active member of St. George Catholic Church.
Her husband, Gerald F. Chestnut preceded her in death.
She is survived by her sons, Frank J. Chestnut of Lisbon, Michael J. Chestnut of Hanoverton, and Mark A. Chestnut of Lisbon; sisters, Halia Pryshepa of Massillon, Hilda Ineman of Ravenna, and Annette Howard of Salem; brother, William Jermolenko of Cleveland; her mother, Vera Jermolenko of Salem; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
She was also preceded in death by her infant son, David M. Chestnut.
A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014 at St. George Catholic Church, Lisbon, with Rev. Father Robert Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Dungannon.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home, where a prayer service will be held at 8 p.m. Friends will also be able to call from 10 until 10:45 a.m., Tuesday at the funeral home prior to the funeral mass.