Marleen De Tavernier (d. 29 July 2014)

We are very sad to announce that Doctor Marleen De Tavernier (54) from Pollinkhove passed away after a long illness on Tuesday, July 29th. She worked for several international organizations such as for Médecins Sans Frontières  in DRC and Angola and for Save the Children. In early 2010, she has still been working in Haiti that was just hit by the major earthquake. She has also worked  in Cambodia, Afghanistan, Chad, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Angola, Honduras and Lebanon. Marleen De Tavernier is married to Olivier Baron and the mother of Antoine and Katrien.

The funeral will take place on Wednesday, August 6th at 11 am in the St. Bartholomew's Church in Pollinkhove.

By: Sophie Guillaumie