Nicolaas Adriaan (Nic)

Friday, 28 October 1927



Monday, 8 March 2021

Passed away peacefully at Rowena Jackson Retirement Home on Monday 8th March aged 93 years.

Dearly loved husband of Topsy for 64 years.

Much loved and respected father and father-in-law of Marten, Anneke and AJ Harris, Derek Campbell.

Loved Opa of Matt and Estee (Sydney) Brogan, Devon, Max (Auckland).

A celebration of Nic's life will be held at Ascot Park Hotel on Sunday 14th March at 12 noon.

Thank you to all the staff at Rowena who cared for Nic.

Messages to 17 Niven Rd, Otatara, Invercargill 9879


Dear Anneke and family
Thinking of you all at this sad time, please accept our deepest sympathy. Treasure the memories.

Janice and Kerry Butson


Condolences to the Kooij family. Nic was my boss at the Grand Hotel in the early 80s. He taught me a lot about cooking, life and was a great mentor. Rest In Peace Nic.

Mike Horsman. Queensland. Australia


Such a lovely man,I enjoyed our chats when he came into the BNZ to do his banking.Fly high Mr Kooij you were a true gentleman.
Condolences to all his family

Jan Ryan,Bluff


I worked under Chef Nick at the Grand Hotel in the 1970's. Have great memories from there.

Gareth Williams

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