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Rev Fr Ignatius Gerardus Joannes Bots

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Rev Fr Ignatius Gerardus Joannes Bots

  • Birth 29 Jul 1916 Netherlands
  • Death 8 Sep 2003 Netherlands
  • Burial Heeswijk-Dinther, Bernheze Municipality, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
  • Memorial ID 8487127



PLEASE DO NOT ADD MUSIC OR PICTURES TO THIS MEMORIAL !

PLEASE PRAY FOR FATHER BOTS AND DONATE HIM FLOWERS.

Ignatius BOTS was born July 29th.1916 in WILNIS-HOLLAND.

August 3th.1941 consecrate to Roman Catholic Priest.

Short after World War 2 Father Bots started as Priest in the Royal Dutch Marinecorps.

He was with the Marines Brigade in the Dutch East-Indies and always to find on the Battlefield when there was a Combat with Terrorist.
He was there when a Marine was dying to give Him the last Sacrements and to Bless Him,some of the young Marines died in His arms.
He was always with His Jeep in the Bush,visiting when Marines were on Patrol.
He helped them when they had mental problems,giving them spiritual counselling.
After returning to Holland Father Bots visited always the Reunions of the Veteran Marines.
They all loved Him very much.
He was a very warmharted Priest,very kind and always trying to help.

Father Bots died September 8th.2003 in the Abbey of Berne in HEESWIJK-Holland and the Funeral took place September 13th.2003 on the Cemetery of the Abbey.

RUST IN VREDE BESTE PATER BOTS.

Rest in Peace dear Father Bots.

Your Marines will never forget you!

Please pray for this really excellent Priest.

May the good Lord bless His Soul.

Flowers for Father Bots are very welcome.

"QUA PATET ORBIS" dear Father !

PLEASE DO NOT ADD MUSIC OR PICTURES !THANKS !






  • Created by: Henk J. Orie
  • Added: 9 Mar 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8487127
  • Henk J. Orie
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Fr Ignatius Gerardus Joannes Bots (29 Jul 1916–8 Sep 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8487127, citing Abbey Cemetery, Heeswijk-Dinther, Bernheze Municipality, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands ; Maintained by Henk J. Orie (contributor 46531808) .