Nestor Cora

Nestor L. Cora, Sr.

Tuesday, January 30th, 1940 Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

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Obituary for Nestor L. Cora, Sr.

Nestor L. Cora Sr., 79, of Bogart Street, Palenville, NY, formerly of The Bronx, died unexpectedly at home on Sunday, September 22nd, 2019.

He was born in Arroyo, Puerto Rico on January 30th, 1940, a son of Ines (Pena) Cora of Arroyo, Puerto Rico and the late Paulino Cora.

Throughout his life, Nestor was a self-employed doing what he loved to do...painting. He could flawlessly cut-in paint without the use of painters tape. He enjoyed the outdoors, playing lotto, was an excellent seamstress and was a devoted NY Mets fan.

Nestor is survived by his son, Nestor L. Cora, Jr. and partner Donn V. Eigo, Jr. of Palenville, NY, and many siblings.

He is predeceased by his beloved wife who he adored, Tomasa Vargas-Cora, who died June 5, 2014.

The family has entrusted the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park, Town of Esopus, with the care and cremation service arrangements for Nestor, which are private.

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