ner Joop Braakhekke, stirred by comments death
Wim Nijkamp, the partner of the Thursday death Joop Braakhekke, is touched by the many messages he received after the death of the televisiekok.
“The response was overwhelming. It is incredible,” he says Saturday in the AD.
According to Wim remained Joop till the last moment to positive. “The night before he died he got a fever attack. He lay for an hour, to shake and to tremble. It was not to see,” he says.
“Exhausted, he was then, but the next morning, he sat upright in his bed. Joop said it not, but was afraid of the end, so he hung on to life.”
Joop told him that the doctor him but ‘unexpectedly next to nothing, had to give. “He says that it is something else, but that it’s the end means”, says Wim.
“That is why I am relieved that he is in a natural way is gone. We had about the death, but he saved me. He spoke more with his cousin Dick, who as a child was to him.”
Joop Braakhekke death: Of restaurateur and tv chef
Wim, who for 45 years was with Joop, especially his positivity to miss. “I am not so cheerful. But Joop was very sweet, definitely for me.”
Joop Braakhekke (1941-2016)
Joop Braakhekke was in 1993 known as the host of the program Kookgek.
He was a well-known televisiekok in the Netherlands.
He was also the owner of restaurant Le Garage in Amsterdam.
In 2015 fourth Braakhekke, that he fifty years in the profession was.
At the end of October decided the tv chef and his friend Wim Nijkamp a registered partnership.
Braakhekke, fought for some time against metastatic pancreatic cancer.
Last september, it was announced that the disease had come back, after he earlier this year became healthy explained.
The well-known tv chef and restauranteigenaar is at the age of 75 died.
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