Peacefully after a courageous battle
at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto
on Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
at the age of 81.
Our beloved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather
went to be with his Heavenly Father.
Beloved husband of Gerda for 58 years.
Cherished father of Joanne (Mike) Veenstra of Bloomfield, ON, Henry (Gerri) of Waterdown, ON,
Rob (Grace) of Rockton, ON and Evelyn (Harry) Veenstra of Bloomfield, ON.
Special grandpa of Mark (Jerilee), Craig (Beverly), Merissa (Eric), Trevor (Selina),
Adam, Mandy (Josh), Steven (Megan), Rebecca, Kelly (Kevin) and great grandpa Nyman of 14.
Survived by his siblings Grada Nyman of The Netherlands, Bill (Dien) Nyman of Wellington, ON,
Henry (Annie) Nyman of Bloomfield, ON, Dieny Bussink of Brantford, ON,
Riek (Wim) Bussink of The Netherlands, Ben (Anne) Nyman of Clinton, ON and
Ada Nyman (sister in law) of The Netherlands
and numerous nieces and nephews in Canada and The Netherlands.
Friends may call at the
AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME,
288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON
on Sunday, October 2nd from 6-8 p.m.
A private family interment will take place at Wellington Cemetery
and will be followed by a Funeral Service at
Bethany Christian Reformed Church, Bloomfield
on Monday, October 3rd at 2:00 p.m.
Pastor Gregg Lawson and Pastor Adam Veenstra officiating.
Memorial Donations to Sonrise Christian Academy or the
Quinte Christian High School would be appreciated by the family.
Online donations and condolences at
Memorial Donations to Sonrise Christian Academy may be mailed to
Sonrise Christian Academy
58 Johnson Street, Picton, Ontario K0K 2T0
Memorial Donations to Quinte Christian High School may be mailed to
Quinte Christian High School
138 Wallbridge Loyalist Rd, Belleville, ON K8N 4Z2