Chester Lawrence Nastala

August 19, 1928 - July 19, 2020
Chester Lawrence Nastala

Chester Lawrence Nastala, of Wilmington,NC, formerly of Philadelphia, PA, passed away on Sunday July 19, 2020 at the Lower Cape Fear LifeCare.

Loving husband of over 58 years to Joan, and amazing father to Chet and his wife Carla, and Noelle and her late husband John. Beloved grandfather to Madeline, Madison, Joelle, Olivia, Kendall, Spencer, John and Hailey. Brother of the late Anna Eggert, Blanche Israel, Emily Rescigno, Walter Nastala, and Pauline Scott.

Chet proudly served his country during the Korean War. He worked hard running his own business in Philadelphia for many years, and his greatest joy was his family. To know Chet is to love him, and he is forever in our lives and hearts.

Services will be privately held.

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  • July 24, 2020
    Bud & Joanne Hoff says:
    Joan and family, We are so sorry to hear this. Our deepest sympathy to all of you. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

  • July 26, 2020
    Diane and David Corsanico says:
    We are sad to hear of Chet’s passing. He was a good friend and neighbor who would always lend a helping hand. Our condolences to his family.