We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Schertz Funeral Home and Crematory
Frank Vince Jaap, Jr., passed away on July 29, 2022 at home in New Braunfels, surrounded by his family and loved ones. He was born January 18, 1949, in San Antonio, Texas, to Frank and Bernice Jaap. He grew up in Hardesty, Oklahoma, and after a 45-year career in the Oil and Gas Industry as a Petroleum Engineer, retired to the Texas Hill FCountry while traveling and enjoying time with family and friends.
Left to cherish his memories are many friends and family including his mother Bernice Jaap; his loving wife, Roberta; his son Trevor Ryan Jaap and Trevor's wife Jacqueline; their sons Jason, Chance, Tyler and Tyler's wife Jasmine and their son Forrest; daughters Brooke East, and Amber Vogelpohl and husband Jed, and their children Quinley, Kory, and Coen. Also stepdaughter Elizabeth, husband Matthew, their daughter Ava; and stepdaughter Katie, her husband Eric, and their sons Jared, Ryan, and Jason; brother David Allen Jaap; and sister Patricia Dollman and husband Bob.
He is preceded in death by his father, Frank, and son Aaron Jaap, and previous wife Wendy.
Frank was a lover of life, a kind soul, and faithful to God. He loved outdoor activities, snow skiing, and water sports, especially scuba diving, boating, rafting and tubing. He enjoyed traveling and his garden, and especially vacations with friends and family.
He adored the grandchildren, and endeavored to be a blessing to all of our lives. We will continue to cherish and celebrate his life through our memories, and he will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that a charitable donation be made to the American Cancer Society, or in the form of food or comfort to the family.
The Funeral Service will take place at Schertz Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 at 2:00 PM, with a Visitation beginning at 1:00 PM.
All are invited to a reception immediately after the Funeral service at the Fairfield Marriott at 5008 Corridor Loop, Schertz, Texas 78154.
Please also feel free to drop by the house on Monday or Tuesday, August 1st or 2nd, from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM at 1264 Tenderfoot, New Braunfels, Texas 78130. Covered dishes and comfort food are welcome.