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Nicholas Leep
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1918
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: unknown
Michigan, USA

In 1920 Nickles (1 y, 7 m), his father Henry Leep (35 y), his mother Clara (31 y) and his grandmother Clara Leep (70 y) resided in Calumet Township, Chicago, Ward 32, Cook County, Illinois.

In 1930 Nicholas (11 y) lived with his parents Henry Leep (46 y) and Clara (41 y) in the Dutch settlement Zeeland, Ottawa County, in the western part of Michigan, to which they moved in 1924.

In April 1940 Nicholas (21 y, born in Illinois, sander (?) in a clock factory) lived with his parents Henry Leep (53 y, janitor at a private school) and Clara (51 y) at an own home, worth $2500, in Zeeland City, West Main Street, Ottawa County, Michigan. They lived in 1935 in the same house.

He married about 1943 to Tena Versendaal, born in 1921 in Michigan, daughter of Dick and Magdeliena Versendaal, in 1940 residing with her parents in Holland Township, Ottawa County, Michigan.

Posted on 2 June 2008 in The Holland Sentinel:
Nicholas Leep of Holland will mark his 90th birthday Wednesday, June 4, with a family luncheon. An open house is being held 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Holland Heights Christian Reformed Church.
His family includes his wife, Tena; children, Mary Ann Leep of Cutlerville, Dave and Myckky Leep of Seattle, Wash., Tim and Bev Leep of Zeeland, and Dan and Deb Leep of Mequon, Wis.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

His wife Tena died in October 2008 in Zeeland, Ottawa County. The obituary of his wife Tena is as follows:

Mrs. Nicholas (Tena) Leep, age 88, of Zeeland, went home to meet her Lord Monday, October 6, 2008, at Haven Park Christian Nursing Home.

She was a member of Holland Heights Christian Reformed Church.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Nicholas; children, Mary Ann Leep of Cutlerville, Dave and Myckky Leep of Seattle, WA, Tim and Bev Leep of Zeeland, Dan and Deb Leep of Mequon, WI; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brothers and sister, Arie Versendaal of Holland, Cornie and Cheryl Versendaal of Holland, Gary and Jorena Versendaal of Rockford, IL, Dick Versendaal of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Jackie and Ted De Groot of BlueJay, CA; in-laws, Karen Versendaal of Holland, Theressa Brouwer of Holland; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 9, 2008 at Holland Heights Christian Reformed Church, 836 E. 8th St., Holland with Rev. Dick Stravers officiating. Burial will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Yntema Funeral Home, 251 S. State St., Zeeland. Memorial contributions may be given to Cary Christian Center, P.O. Box 57, Cary, MS 39054.

Nicholas was in August 2013 still alive and residing in Zeeland, Ottawa County, Michigan.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry K Leep (1884 - 1965)
  Clara Dykstra Leep (1888 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Tena Versendaal Leep (1920 - 2008)
 
 Children:
  Mary Ann Leep (1944 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restlawn Memorial Gardens
Holland
Ottawa County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Peter Hakze
Record added: Apr 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108699798
Nicholas Leep
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Nicholas Leep
Added by: Megan Heyl
 
Nicholas Leep
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