Jan de Graaff



   Jan de Graaff, 89, of Ashland, Kentucky, passed away June 27 at Boyd Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility.

   He was born November 26, 1930 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, a son of the late Gerritt and Mechteld de Graaff. Mr. de Graaff was an aeronautical engineer by trade and was a retired engineer from Allied Chemical.

   His wife of 61 years passed away five years ago as well as a son, Rodrigo de Graaff.

   Surviving include three daughters: Marisa Jackson, Giovanna de Graaff, and Silvanna Murphy; five grandchildren: Michael, Rebecca, Samantha, Madeline, and Kaeli, as well as two great grandchildren.

   There are no services scheduled at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Preston Family Funeral Home.