Person:Nicholas Jelles (1)

dr. Nicholas Jelles, DDS
b.27 Feb 1911
m. 26 Oct 1907
  1. Nicolaas Jelles1900 - 1903
  2. Johanna Jelles1905 -
  3. dr. Nicholas Jelles, DDS1911 - 2002
  • Hdr. Nicholas Jelles, DDS1911 - 2002
  • WJenna V. Laug1917 - 2006
Facts and Events
Name dr. Nicholas Jelles, DDS
Gender Male
Birth[1] 27 Feb 1911
Marriage Michigan, United Statesto Jenna V. Laug
Census[4] 1940 Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
Death[2] 25 Jun 2002 Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
Burial[2][3] 28 Jun 2002 Woodlawn Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States

Obituary JELLES -- Dr. Nicholas Jelles, aged 91, of Grand Rapids, peacefully went to be with his Lord early Tuesday, June 25, 2002. He was predeceased by his first wife, Pauline (VerMeer) in 1980. He is survived by his wife, Jenna V (Laug); nieces and nephews, Willa and Roger Bauer, James and Marybeth Bos; grand nieces and nephews, Randall and Leslie, Brian and Deborah, Kenneth and Kristin Baur, Kim and Douglas Ritz, Michael, Mark and Kristin, Kevin Bos; five great-nieces and nephews; step children, Claudia and Thomas Larson, JoAnne and Robert White, Janice Hornack, Mary and Richard VandenBerg, James and Dorothy Browning, Janet Kemink, Christine and Donald Maxwell, Sharon and Richard Smit; 27 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Funeral Services including committal will be held Friday at 2:30 p.m. at Rayborook Manor Chapel, the Rev. Harvey Kiekover officiating. Private interment Woodlawn Cemetery. The family will be at the Zaagman Memorial Chapel Thursday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and at Raybrook Friday 1:30 to 2:30 prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Gideons International or the Luke Society. Dr. Jelles was a former member of Neland Ave. CRC and presently a member of LaGrave Ave. CRC. He had practiced dentistry in Grand Rapids for 41 years.

 Source: Grand Rapids Press, Wednesday, June 26, 2002, pg. D6.
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  1. Compiler: Social Security on line records. Social Security.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Obituary, in Grand Rapids Press. (Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States)
    [IT: Grand Rapids Press:IT] Wed 6/26/2002, Pg D6.

    Wednesday, June 26, 2002, pg. D6.

  3. Find a Grave.
  4. Kent, Michigan, United States. 1940 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 6 July 2015), Nicholas J Jelles, Ward 3, Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids City, Kent, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 86-138, sheet 2A, family 34, NARA digital publication T627 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), roll 1901.