Jake Nyenhuis

Obituary of Jake Nyenhuis


Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family at the Brantford General Hospital on Thursday October 28, 2021, at the age of 85 years. Much loved father of Donna Marie Nyenhuis-Rickwood (Terry Rickwood), Deborah Schwebius (Gerhard), Patricia Vansickle (Brett) and Cindy Lee Nyenhuis (Tom Williams). Beloved Opa of Jacoby (Joshua), Zachary (Natasha), Jordan, Keaton, Mackenzie, Meghan (Tim),Brian (Becca), Simon (Rebecca), Bailee (Cole), the late Angel, Karson, Aspen and Petulah. Great Opa of Lincoln, Laikyn, McKenna, Madeline and Theodore, Jake is survived by his brother Teun, was one of 8 siblings and will be forever loved and remembered by his nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. He retired after more than 30 years as proprietor of Jake’s Autobody on Gilkison Street. Friends will be received at the McCleister Funeral Home, 495 Park Road N. Brantford on Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 11 am. Cremation to follow. Donations may be made in memory of Jake to the A.R.T.C. (Adult Recreation Therapy Centre), Brantford. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.mccleisterfuneralhome.ca

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