VAN LAARE; Jacob Fred

On October 16, 2014 our beloved Dad, Grandpa, Opa and devoted servant of the Lord, went to be with his Savior. Predeceased by his wife Esther, 3 brothers and 2 sisters. He is survived by his daughter Lois (Stuart), son Murray (Teri), granddaughters Tammy (Jesse), and Becky, grandchildren Jaxon and Kameron and extended family. Jacob was born in Zaamslag, Holland and came to Canada in 1926. He was very proud of his Dutch heritage and served with the Dutch Navy during WWII. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 11:00 am at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford. Interment to follow at Hazelwood Cemetery, Abbotsford. Following the interment, guests are invited back to Woodlawn Funeral Home for refreshments. Online condolences to the family may be made at:


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