Cornelis Bruynis Obituary

Cornelis   Bruynis
Cornelis Bruynis

January 15, 1931 - March 8, 2019
Born in Nieuw Vennep, Haarlemmermeer, The Netherlands
Resided in Goshen, Ohio
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Cornelis "Neil" Bruynis of Goshen, Ohio. Born on January 15, 1931 in Nieuw Vennep, Haarlemmermeer, The Netherlands. Went home to be with the Lord on March 8, 2019 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of the late Hillegonda Magdelena (van Wyk) Bruynis. Loving father of Nick (Gail) Bruynis, Lynn (Eric) Broyles and Chris (Kathy) Bruynis. Caring grandfather of Michelle (Scott) Pendang, Elizabeth Bruynis, Susan (Kevin) Dehner, Michael (Jennifer) Broyles, Christopher Broyles, Jason (Amanda) Broyles, Stephen (Alicia) Broyles, Timothy Broyles, Virginia (James) Smith, Heather (Carl) Hoy, Danielle (Clinton) Hirschfeld and Lauren (Chris) Witek. Proud great-grandfather of Kalena Pendang, Kalani Pendang, Sophie Broyles, Samuel Broyles, Aaron Broyles, Jacob Broyles, Jackson Broyles, Hudson Broyles, Jimmy Smith, Victoria Smith, Mason Smith, Addison Shifflet, Case Hoy, Reagan Hirschfeld, Benjamin Hirschfeld, and Grant Hirschfeld. Dear brother of Tine van Bemmel, Anton Bruynis, Henney van der Willik, Rida Bruynis, Joke Bruynis and the late Awoud Bruynis. Cherished son of the late Nicholaas Giesbertus and Hendrika (van Elderen) Bruynis. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends.

Neil proudly served in the Royal Dutch Air Force as a paramedic and the United States Army. Neil spent his career as a Dairy Farmer and later as a Beef Producer. He served as President on the Western Water Board, member and past President of the Clermont County Farm Bureau, member of the Clermont County Republican Central Committee, past President of the Ohio Council of Cooperatives, former member of DHIA Board, former delegate to COBA/Select Sires, delegate for Milk Marketing Inc. and a committee member of the Ohio State University Extension Advisory Committee. Neil was a faithful member of Pleasant Plain Presbyterian Church since 1958 and served as an Elder for many terms.

Friends and Family will be received from 2 PM - 4 PM and from 6 PM - 8 PM on Thursday, March 14, at Tufts Schildmeyer Funeral Home, 1668 St. Rt. 28, Goshen, OH. 45122.

Services will be held at 10 AM on Friday, March 15 at Pleasant Plain Presbyterian Church, 10198 St. Rt. 132, Pleasant Plain, OH 45162.

Interment, Goshen Cemetery, Goshen Township, OH.

Memorial donations may be made in memory of Cornelis Bruynis to Pleasant Plain Presbyterian Church Bell Restoration Fund, PO Box 38, Pleasant Plain, OH 45162.

Rev. Kevin Waters of Pleasant Plain Presbyterian Church will be the minister for Neil's services.

Pallbearers for Neil are: Michael Broyles, Christopher Broyles, Jason Broyles, Stephen Broyles, Virginia Smith, Heather Hoy, Danielle Hirschfeld, Susan Dehner, Timothy Broyles, Lauren Witek and Elizabeth Bruynis.

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Visitation
Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Home & Cremation Center - Goshen
1668 St. Rt. 28
Goshen, Ohio United States 45122
Thursday, March 14, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, March 14, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Service
Pleasant Plain Presbyterian Church
10198 OH-132
Pleasant Plain, Ohio USA 45162
Friday, March 15, 2019
10:00 AM
Family Gathering
Pleasant Plain Presbyterian Church
10198 OH-132
Pleasant Plain, Ohio USA 45162
Friday, March 15, 2019
11:45 AM
Burial
Goshen Cemetery
Linton Rd.
Goshen, OH US 45122
Friday, March 15, 2019

Charities

Pleasant Plain Presbyterian Church Bell Restoration Fund
10198 St. Rt. 132
Pleasant Plain, Ohio United States 45162