Martijn Gerardus Albertus De Bruijn, 44, of Ventura, formerly of Carpinteria, passed away on Tuesday Dec. 7, 2021 at home with his family by his side.
Born and educated in Utrecht, Netherlands, he moved to the United States in 2011 with his wife Abigail.
Martijn was passionate about local fishing, always finding time to fish the coast between Santa Barbara and Ventura. A true family man who loved spending time with his wife and daughters.
He was employed as a production manager for local Carpinteria growers overseeing operations for orchids, flowers, herbs and cannabis.
Martijn leaves his beloved wife of 10 years, Abigail Pauline Mary Anderson; two loving daughters, Sophie Kathleen Elizabeth De Bruijn and Olivia Bridgid Marie De Bruijn; his father, Gerard De Bruijn; several siblings; and a host of surviving aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visiting hours and a Funeral Mass are being planned at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Carpinteria. For updates, visit ReardonFuneral.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Joseph P. Reardon Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 757 Main St., Ventura.