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Obituary for Carolyn Louise (Haffner) Nestler

Carolyn Louise (Haffner) Nestler, 81, of Middletown, PA, passed away on Friday, November 17, 2023, at the Oak Hill Village, Middletown, PA.

Born on June 2, 1942, in Waynesboro, PA, she was the daughter of the late Daniel W. and June M. (Yeakle) Haffner.

Carolyn was a Registered Nurse. Her nursing career started in pediatrics and ended in geriatric care. Carolyn was retired from the Visiting Nurse Association of Central PA. Prior to her retirement she worked in administration and as a Private Duty Nurse. She was the matriarch of her family, caring and loving for anyone that crossed her path. She had a love for cooking, entertaining, decorating, and planting flowers.

She is survived by her daughter, Wendy S. Buell and her husband David, of Camp Hill, PA, and four grandchildren; Katryn Durenleau, of North Carolina, Zachary Durenleau, of Harrisburg, PA, Alex Buell, of Harrisburg, PA, and Caroline Buell, of Ithica, NY

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Patricia Ann Mills, and a brother, Daniel Haffner.

A memorial service will be held at 2:30 P.M. on Friday, December 1, 2023, in the Camp Hill Church of God, 123 N. 21st St., Camp Hill, PA, with Pastor Jason Cooksey officiating. A visitation with Carolyn’s family will be held in the church on Friday from 1:30 P.M. until the time of the service. Interment will be private and handled at the convenience of the family. Myers-Baker Funeral & Cremation Services, Camp Hill, PA, has been entrusted with funeral arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17110,, or to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 862, Pittsburgh, PA 15106