25 Sep 1936 - 18 Aug 2019
Passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 18, 2019 surrounded by family at Summerset In The Bay. In his 83 rd year.
Dearly loved husband of Jantje. Loved father and father in law of Joyce, Reina and Gary, Alieda and Trevor, Daniel and Lynne, Pieter, and Emma. Treasured Opa of his fifteen Grandchildren, Simon and Shannon, Jeremy, Melissa, Sarah and Braydon, Darryl, Jonathan, Rebekah, Michael, Grace, Joshua, Vanessa, Hannah, Samantha, Caitlyn, Lukas and his two Great Grandchildren, Piper, and Asher Bernardus.
Loved brother and brother in law.
A funeral service for Ben was held in the Dunstall Memorial Chapel, Edwardes Street, Napier, on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 11am followed by a family interment service.
In lieu of flowers, a donation in Ben’s memory to Enliven was collected at the service. A tribute to Ben or messages to his family can be left at www.dunstalls.co.nz or C/- PO Box 1055, Napier, 4140.
Opa was a great man, he had good times in his house, he loved that house he didn’t want to leave the house.
I am sister in law and I wist jou all a gut service of Ben..My taart is nog of in N Z. It is not easy to lose jours huisband and matter. I hope I can fellow de service in Holland.,chat Willy be very good I wist all of jou strengt in the following time, weten Ben not is in jours surrounding Greetings form Ali (Holland)
Ben was a great father in law loved his grandchildren and his children, hard worker, caring man that helped many people I'll always remember the times we shared building and working in the garden together ..allways remembered