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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Hester, Shirley




Shirley Hester, 87, of Plum, passed away Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, at her home. She was the daughter of the late Henry and Sarah (Beckwith) Jennings; beloved wife of the late Robert S. Hester Sr.; loving mother of Karon (Harry) Bowser, Sheryl (Stephan) Kanizai and Robert S. (Carol) Hester Jr.; grandmother of Ryan (Lynn) Bowser, Stacy (Rob) Cooley and Adam (Elizabeth Reese) Bowser; great-grandmother of seven; and sister of the late Patricia Myers and William P. Jennings. Shirley was a longtime member of Rosedale Methodist Church, where she was the worship chairperson, a member of Pastor Parish Relations and on the Nominating Committee. She was a Democractic Committee Person, president of Unity Golden Agers, and AARP. She was also the associate director of Allegheny Conservation District, and a Bell Telephone Pioneers honorary member. Services and interment will be private for the family. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements are entrusted to BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION AND ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC., Oakmont.