was born on January 5th, 1916 in Rotterdam, Netherlands and passed away on August 30th, 2009 in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital at the age of 93 years.
Jan will be lovingly remembered by his two sons, Frits (Dianne) of High River, Alberta and Nico (Tracy) of Sarnia, Ontario; and one grandson, Ryan of Sarnia, Ontario. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elisabeth Carolina (Betsy) Van Dyl on June 17th, 2007.
In respecting Jan’s wishes, he was cremated and there will be no Funeral Service held. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Jan to the Alzheimer Society of B.C., #102-3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S1.