Mr. Wayne Neyens, 104, of Mountain Home, Arkansas passed away Saturday,
July 30, 2022 in Mountain Home. He was born July 29, 1918 in Mason City,
Iowa to Nicholas and Agnes (Hynes) Neyens. He married Muriel Neyens on
August 29, 1946.
Wayne was a World War II Army Air Corp. veteran, a member of the St.
Andrew's Episcopal Church, a volunteer driver for Kindness, Inc. in
Mountain Home, a former treasurer for the Bull Shoals Chamber of Commerce
and a member of the American Legion. He enjoyed clockmaking, basement remodeling, water skiing and stained glass, but he is best known for his
work with pinball machines. He was famous in the pinball world for his designs, abilities with the machines and general knowledge. People came
from everywhere to visit with this pinball wizard.
Wayne is survived by 1 son, Andrew Wayne Neyens; 2 daughters, Patricia
Neyens Cornish (Steve) and Phyllis Neyens; 5 grandchildren and 11 great- grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his wife; parents; sister, Erin Buban and brother, Nicholas.
A visitation will be held between 1-2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at Roller Funeral Home, with services to follow. Interment will be at Baxter Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to either
Hospice of the Ozarks, St. Andrew's Episcopal Church Mountain Home or Kindness, Inc.