We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Robert S. Nester Funeral Home
Russell H. Wambold, Jr., 92, of New Tripoli, PA, passed away on May 23, 2022 in Cedarbrook Nursing Home in Allentown, PA. He was born in Nazareth, a son of the late Russell H. and Mae (Bruch) Wambold, Sr. Russell was a self-employed lawn maintenance person for over 44 years, until retiring in 2016. Prior to that, he was employed at the former Kistler Hatchery in New Tripoli. He was also a truck driver for PennDOT, and a former nighttime custodian for the Northwestern Elementary School. He was a member of Jerusalem Red Church in Kempton, PA. Russell was known to love his coffee and was often seen with a coffee mug full of his favorite brew. Survivors include his step-daughters, Charlotte A. wife of Dennis J. Schroeder of Kutztown, Betty J. Biegley of Bethlehem, and Alice wife of Raymond Flyte of Kutztown; brother, Harold Wambold of Bangor; one granddaughter; several step-grandchildren; several great step-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his son, Glenn A. Wambold and his sister, Erma Frey. Russell’s funeral service will be held on Friday, May 27, 2022 at 11:00 AM in the Robert S. Nester Funeral Home, 8405 Kings Highway New Tripoli, PA 18066, with a visitation hour beginning at 10:00 AM. Robert Billig, Jr. will officiate. Interment following service in Jerusalem Red Church Cemetery in Kempton.
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