Mr. Donald R. Kested, 91, of Gloversville passed away peacefully on Friday, April 25, 2014, at Nathan Littauer Hospital. Mr. Kested was born January 20, 1923, in Gloversville, son of the late Benjamin and Mary Frank Kested. Don was educated in Gloversville schools and graduated Gloversville High School. He served in the Navy from 1942-1946 as a pharmacist's mate, which included tours of duty in the Asiatic and Pacific theaters. Only recently, Don received numerous medals from that action. He considered it a special privilege to have recently participated in the Honor Flight Program.