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In Memoriam

16-04-2021

Jan Priester
November 5th, 2021 - April 6th, 2021

Jan Priester was treasurer of the Happy Watoto foundation in the period 2006-2015. We remember him as being very energetic and enthusiastic. Together with Matti Emondts he laid a solid foundation on which the Happy Watoto foundation still rests today.

Jan liked to have spirited discussions, to challenge people to think differently, especially with the persons he cared most about.

Tanzania was a great adventure for him and his friend Matti, in which he has put an inexhaustible amount of energy. That energy became scarce in 2016 and was reason for him to end this adventure. Involved from the sidelines until the last minute, we will miss him and his vision enormously. Our thoughts are with his family and loved ones. 
 

You can share your thoughts and memories on the memorial page of Jan.

 
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