She left the company after her marriage to Cornelius van Wijk on 15 May and they went on to have four children: During the Gestapo raid, she went into hysterics and managed to escape with a few documents which would have incriminated their black market contacts, but returned to assist Miep Gies in collecting the personal possessions of the captured Jews, amongst which were Anne Frank's diaries and manuscripts.
She was hired by Otto Frank in as a secretary and by was the administration manager of his company, Opektabased at Prinsengrachtthe address which would become the Frank family's hiding place.
The same year a memorial statue of van Klaveren was installed in Rotterdam. She was one of the eight children of Johannes and Christina Voskuijl.
He seriously took up boxing aged 16, and around that time changed to a vegetarian diet believing it fits better for a boxer. She had good relations with Miep Gies. After World War II[ edit ] She was honoured in later years for her activities during the Second World Warbut disliked publicity and gave few interviews about her association with Anne Frank.
Still, they were "like sisters with Anne". Biography[ edit ] Bep was born in Amsterdam.
Later, her unemployed father he had health problemsJohannes Hendrik Voskuijlbecame Opekta warehouse supervisor. In her book, "Anne Frank Remembered", Miep Gies portraits Bep as a gentle and very shy girl and recalls they soon became close friends.
He lost much money through her excessive lifestyle and through his boxing manager. Bep kept in contact with Otto Frank even after his move to Switzerland after his retirement in and new marriage.
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He retired for good in after an unsuccessful attempt to win the European welterweight title. The annual Bep van Klaveren boxing memorial was launched inand became the largest boxing competition in the Netherlands.
When still a teenager, Bep worked as a modiste, waitress and housekeeper in order to earn money for tuition and graduated as a secretary. Otto knew that Bep had troubles making ends meet and did his best to help her, too.
He then moved to Australia with his second wife, an Australian nurse, and worked there as a sports teacher, dock worker, bouncer, and boxing instructor. Elisabeth was a young typist who agreed to help bring provisions to Otto's family and four other people concealed in the back rooms of the office building, from Julyuntil their betrayal and arrest on 4 August She was 63 years old.
Featherweight Lambertus "Bep" van Klaveren 26 September — 12 February was a Dutch boxerwho won the gold medal in the featherweight division at the Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. Bep Voskuijl — van Wijk bep van der slot in Amsterdam on 6 Maydue to a kidney disease.