Fredrich (Fred) Christofh Reid de Jong

Fredrich C.R. de Jong (Fred)

1943 – 2008

Fredrich Christofh Reid de Jong (Fred) was born in Arnhem, The Netherlands on January 24th 1943 and passed away on December 26th 2008 at Brown’s Bay Marina.

Left to mourn his passing are his very good friends Russ and Diane Rogers, his dog Joepie and many other friends, his former colleagues when he worked at the Westmin Mine and his Family in The Netherlands.

Fred who lived on a houseboat at the Brown’s Bay Marina was an avid fisherman and also enjoyed hunting. His real passions in life were dogs and flowers especially orchids the more delicate the better. Joepie his beloved dog resides with his very dear friends Russ and Diane.

A Celebration of Fred’s Life will be held at The Ripple Rock R.V. Clubhouse, Brown’s Bay Marina on Sunday April 26th 2009 between 1.00pm and 3.00p.m. Please join us to remember Fred and share stories of his life and what he meant to us. Memorial Tributes can be left at

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