Agatha Charles Nestor died on Monday, June 8, in Somerset, N.J. She was born on March 14, 1942.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Apoline Charles; father, Antoine Jones Ferdinand; brothers: Jn Baptiste Charles and Patrick Charles; and sister: Ella Louise Langellier.
She is survived by her husband, Matthew Nestor; daughters: Linda, Briget, Lorine and Lorina Nestor; sons: Vincent and David Nestor; adopted sons: Richard Brian St. Rose and Staff Sgt. Demani Isaiah Thomas and Felix Denis; stepchildren: Marilyn, Salvius and Lazarus Nestor; grandchildren: Sharifa/Sharleen/Vincent Jr. and V. Anthony Nestor, Brielle Nestor, Staff Sgt. Demani Isaiah Thomas, Richard Brian St. Rose, Tiyanna and Tiawanna Denis, Justice Philip and Chanel Ashley Nestor; step grandchildren: Damion and Nikita Poleon, and Madison Nestor; Great-grandchildren: Vincent III, Nasir and V’JAY Nestor, Shawn and Shaw’Layah Skepple, Johnesha and John’Alayah Challenger, Demari Thomas, Jedidiah and J’naii St. Rose, Courtney Denis, Carlos Machado, Kaylee Ram and Nathanael Uriah Nestor; daughter-in-law, PeggyLee Acosta-Nestor; step daughters-in-law: Hilda Nestor and Madeline Nestor; sisters: Magdalena Jn-Baptiste, Teresa Edward, Olive Harlow and Andrea Ferdinand; brothers: Joseph Charles, Francis Ferdinand, Augustus Maxwell and Michael Johnny; sisters-in-law: Elaine Charles, Jane Charles and Priscilla Malaykhan; brothers-in-law: Collins Harlow, George Jn-Baptiste, and Peter, Jones and Eustace Nestor; nieces: Stanfilia Charles, Jacqueline Moore, Lisa, Tia and Tamara Jn-Baptiste, Celia Perpie, Joycelyn Cepada, Josephine Celise, Dora Langellier, Sara Flavius, Bertine Louisien, Delia Joseph, Merle Langellier-Emanuel, Jaida and Samantha Harlow, Brendaline Simeon, Marette Francis, Eluna Loveance, Eurene Walters, Claudia Edward, Gillian and Curlyn Ferdinand, Marcella White, Stephanie, Sophia and Shonika Maxwell, Junia, Amencia and Clara Charles, Alicia and Liana Nestor; nephews: Douglas Charles, Davidson Brian Aldonza, Sylverious, Hamlet, John and Lester Charles, Clement, Richard and Ted Langellier, Jimmy Edward, Robertson, Francis and Celus Charles, Bradley and Rodney Maxwell, Alvin John Francis and Stephen Nestor; special cousins: Mary Mathurin, Julian Charles, Vivian Charles, Michael Clarke, Florence Perpie, Priscilla Cranston, Eldie Didier, Une and Julian Henry, Jeffrina Clovis and Joseph Tote St. Rose; special friends: Angela McFarlane, Patricka Edmunds, John Gillo Hunt, Josephine Chitole, Pastor Anthony and Glenda Benjamin, Pastor Patrick and Elta George, Peter Augustine, Julia Beresford, Keith Jacocks, Marie Cornelia Ste. Lucie, Angela Aponte-Jones, Mary Peter, Matilda Nestor, Joseph Obeius, Marilyn Frederick, Sammy Joseph, Neil and Andrew Thomas, Marilyn Theophilus, Michael Joseph, William Antonio Fulton, Ronald O’Bryan Sr., Juliana Stanislas, Joseph A. Henry Jr., Demaine Wilson, Calvin Morton, Kendell Languedoc, Kai Jackson, Julius Fahie, Catherine Massicott, Vaughn Jean-Baptiste, Mavis Rey, Peter Marcellin, Julia Swanston, Sophia Maria Leon, Fabonel and Nelson Estephane; and special family: Perpie Family, Kevon Tonge and Edmunds Family, Charles Family, Poleon Family, Hunt Family, Mathurin Family, McFarlane Family, Jean-Baptiste Family (St. Thomas), Obeius Family, Carlos and Elizabeth Acosta, Martin Family, Chitole Family, St. Rose Family, Maural St. Rose-Baker and Family, Maurala, St. Rose-Cornelius and Family, Pascal Family, Gilbert Family, Perinon Family, Petra and Zack Clement, Joy Joseph and Family, Neptune Family, Henry Family, Dornelly Family, Eugene Family, Calvary Baptist Church Family, Pastor Harrigan and Family, Aybert Leon and Family, Shinell Samuel, Rachel Ignatoff, Magda and Larry Finch, Beryl Samuel and Family, Laurel Vigilant, Blackman Family, Lynch Family, Marcel and Mama, Seraphina Auguste and Family, Trudis JnPaul, Modeste Family, Jameson Family, Morris Langellier, Lacane Family, the Calquhoun and Glynn Community; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
The viewing will take place at 9 a.m. followed by the funeral service at 10 a.m., Saturday, July 11, at Calvary Baptist Church in Upper Love, Frederiksted, St. Croix. Entombment will follow at Kingshill Cemetery.
The family requests that attendees wear festive colors and a face mask adhering to the social distancing requirements.