On January 22, 2008, VERNON KESTLER, JR. of Elkridge, MD.; beloved son of Charles V. Kestler, Sr.; and the late Dorothy Riley Kestler; devoted brother of Carol L. Heber and David R. Kestler. He is also survived by six nieces and nephews and eight great-nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to call at GARY L. KAUFMAN FUNERAL HOME AT MEADOWRIDGE MEMORIAL PARK, INC., on Sunday, January 27, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. and to attend services on Monday, January 28, 2008 at . St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, 6004 Waterloo Road, Columbia, MD. at 11:30 A.M. Interment Meadowridge Memorial Park. Contributions may be made to the St. John Memorial Fund, in memory of Vernon Kestler, Jr.