Gerard Hoppenreijs

Father Jozef de Bekker, Provincial Delegate of the sector of the Netherlands,
informs you of the return to the Lord of Brother

Gerard Hoppenreijs

on Thursday 20th December 2018 at Heythuysen (Netherlands)
at the age of 82 years, of which 60 years of mission years of missionary life
in Tanzania and the Netherlands.

Let us pray for him and for his loved ones.

Download here the notice of Bro. Gerard Hoppenreijs’ death.

Milestones in Brother Gerard Hoppenreijs’ life

Gerard was born on April 30, 1936 in Elst, in the diocese of Utrecht, in the Netherlands. He was admitted to the Novitiate of the White Fathers’ Brothers on August 7, 1956 in `s-Heerenberg (Netherlands). At that time, the novitiate of the brothers lasted two years at the end of which they took a temporary missionary oath. This was the case for Gerard who pronounced his on July 30, 1958. He took his final oath on 23 July 1964 in his native country, in Esch.

01/09/1958 Marienthal Luxembourg
01/08/1960 Sterksel Nederland
01/11/1960 Santpoort Nederland
01/01/1965 Gr.Séminaire Ntungamo,D.Bukoba Tanzania
01/11/1968 Procure Bunena Tanzania
01/04/1973 Supér. Procure Bunena Tanzania
01/09/1974 Procure Dar-es-Salaam Tanzania
01/03/1981 Session-Retraite Jérusalem Israël / Palestine
01/10/1981 Seminary Katoke,D.Rulenge Tanzania
1/6/1982 Rulenge Tanzania
01/01/1985 Major Seminary Ntungamo,D.Bukoba Tanzania
01/02/1987 Accounts Dar-es-S.,Atiman H. Tanzania
10/09/1990 Congé/Prov.+Gen.Serv Heythuysen Nederland
22/05/1991 Appointed Nederland
15/02/1995 Retour en Tanzanie Nyegezi Tanzania
15/6/1995 Nommé en Tnz.PE.95/7 Tanzania
15/12/2006 General Service Heythuysen Nederland
05/06/2007 Nommé (PE 7/07) Nederland
20/12/2018 Returns to the Father Heythuysen Nederland

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