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Nestor S. Chavez


Nestor S. Chavez, 68, of San Antonio and Pipe Creek, passed away Friday, April 29, in San Antonio after a long battle with cancer.
He was born in San Antonio on Feb. 26, 1948, to Margarito B. Chavez and Dominga Senac.
Nestor married Janet Blackmon in Bexar County in 1982. He grew up and attended school on the south side of San Antonio, graduating from community college with two degrees.
A veteran of the United States Air Force, serving from 1966-1969, Nestor worked for the Audie Murphy VA Hospital for more than 20 years, transporting veterans.
He is survived by his mother, Dominga; children, Nestor and Andrea; sister Margie; brothers, Frank and David; grandson Camrin Jinx; and many other family members.
Nestor was predeceased by his wife, Janet; father Margarito; and brother John Chavez.
A memorial service was held Wednesday, May 4, at Grimes Funeral Chapel in Bandera with Eric D. Carter officiating. Burial followed at Pipe Creek Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to VITAS Hospice; 8109 Fredericksburg Road, Third Floor; San Antonio 78229.
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