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Jan Bernard Antoon “Ben” NYMAN

On Sunday, May 5, 2024, in his 84th year, after a brief illness; Ben Nyman passed into the arms of his loving Saviour.

Ben was born August 18, 1940, the ninth of 10 children born to Hendrik Jan Nyman and Lina Johanna Nyman (nee Ebbers). Ben married the love of his life, Annie Somsen on July 10, 1964, in Aalten. They started their life on the Nyman family farm near Lintelo until opportunity called from Canada in 1968 where they spent their years living and raising their five children, Hank, Diane, Leona, Fred and Anthony.

Dad had a special brand of good humour and was a skilled storyteller. He was a beloved presence in Huron County, always ready with a joke and a handshake. Dad was a man of strong faith, involved in the Clinton Christian Reformed Church and walking a daily path of Christian service.
Ben was predeceased by his parents Hendrik and Lina, his brothers Jan, Wim (Dien), Henk, Johan, Arie and his sisters Grada, Lientje. Ben is survived by sisters Dien and Rick (Wim) and sisters-in-law Annie, Gerda and Ada. Ben also leaves behind with love, his family: wife of 60 years Ann, children Hank (Joan)-Logan, Bethany, Diane (Bill)-John, Derek, Devon, Leona (John)-Matthew, Sarah, Fred (Jennifer)-Zoe, Anneliese and Anthony (Angela)-Jeff, Nick, Connor, Katherine, Alanna and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held at Clinton Christian Reformed Church, 243 Princess Street East, Clinton, on Thursday, May 9, 2024 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. with funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Service was live streamed at https://video.com/event/856522.. Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.

Arrangements entrusted to Falconer Funeral Homes, 153 High Street, Clinton, ON.
Messages of condolence for the Nyman family are welcome at http://www.falconerfuneralhomes.com

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