|Birth: ||Jan. 16, 1928, Netherlands|
|Death: ||Jun. 6, 2007, Netherlands|
PLEASE DO NOT ADD ANY MUSIC OR PICTURE TO THIS MEMORIAL !
Johannes Arie BAAS,Nickname Jan,was born in HOLLAND on Januari 16th.-1928.
Short after WW2 He served for His Duty in a Dutch Infantry Regiment in the former Dutch Dominion Nederlands Oost-Indie (Netherlands Dutch East Indies)during the troubles with the Terrorists,armed with the Weapons of the Japanese Army which they left to them after the Japanese Capitulation to the Allied Forces. The former DUTCH Dominion is now named INDONESIA and the First President was
After Honourable Discharge Jan came back to HOLLAND.
He worked many years for a very wellknow Company called C&A as Salesman in the Gentlemens Cloth Department.
Jan visited often the Bachelor Dance Evenings in my Partycentre "PARKZICHT" in the HAGUE around the Year 1970, His favoured Song was "Up a Lazy River".
Since then we have been in touch very often by phone or meeting eachother.
His Season Hobby,during the Weekends and Vacation,from March untill deep in Autumn Time, was cruising the many Canals in HOLLAND with His little Yacht.
After He was Retired in the Year 1993 He was Cruising the whole Summerseason.
Jan had many Years problems with His Stomach and has been in Hospital for Surgery diffrent times.
Last Year,Winter 2006,Jan had Heart problems and stayed in a Hospital,see the Picture I have added.
Jan started Cruising again this Early Spring with his tiny little Yacht and during cruising He had a Coronary.
Cruising Friends found Him in His Yacht,He was in a Coma and Jan was brought to a Hospital in The HAGUE where He died June 6th.- 2007.
He is Cremated in the Crematory " Meerbloemhof " in ZOETERMEER, a Town near The HAGUE.
Jan was a very nice Guy with a very good sence of Humor.
Rust in vrede grote Vriend. Je bent NIET vergeten !
Rest in Peace dear Friend. You are NOT forgotten !
Please pray for Jan and donate flowers for Him.Thank you!
Please do NOT add any Music or Pictures !!
Thanks so much to my good Friend "Wisteria" for sponsoring
the Memorial of my dear friend Jan !
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Specifically: Crematory"Meibloemhof" in ZOETERMEER-HOLLAND
Created by: Henk J. Orie
Record added: Jun 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19827646