David H. Nyman, 94, of Williamsport, was called home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, February 10, 2017 at the Gatehouse of Divine Providence Hospital.
Born November 28, 1922, in Lock Haven, he was a son of the late Earl and Carrie (Wagner) Nyman. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by six siblings.
David was a US Army Veteran of WWII . He was a member of the American Legion Post 1. He worked as a manager and buyer of furniture at L.L. Stearns for 27 years, and retired from Beiter’s at the age of 83. David attended New Columbia God’s Missionary Church and was a member of the Gideon’s. He enjoyed reading his Bible, loved the Lord and serving his church and family.
Surviving are his wife Myrtle C. (Confair) Nyman, with whom he would have celebrated 75 years of marriage with on May 6th of this year, six children, David R. Nyman (Sandy) of Perkasie, Walt Nyman (Marion) of Williamsport, Sandra Reitz (Roger) of Clarion, Iowa, Gary Nyman (Joan) of Montoursville, , Paul Nyman (Suzann) of Williamsport, and Karen Lehman of Williamsport, 14 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and one great great grandson.
A funeral service to honor the life of David will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14 at Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave., Williamsport. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery, with military honors accorded by the Korean War Veterans of Lycoming County. A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Monday, at Knight-Confer Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made in David’s name to Gideons International PO Box 140800 Nashville, TN 37214 or the Susquehanna Health Foundation c/o the Gatehouse 1001 Grampian Blvd. Williamsport, PA 17701.