As a poet, writer and painter also well known as Djoos Utendoale (or Djoos Uytendaele).
Born in Westouter, Belgium on December 23rd 1921 and died in Haringe on December 4th 1981.
Ordained a priest on December 23rd 1950. Missionary in Burundi. And priest in Haringe, Belgium from January 17th 1975 until his death.