Written by Dominiek Claes
Article provided by Het Belang van Limburg

Trade unionist, business leader and co-founder of KRC Genk passes away 

Jean-Claude Van Rode, former union president of the ABVV, director of LRM and POM Limburg, manager of Adlex advocaten & bemiddelaars and creator of the name KRC Genk, passed away on Thursday evening. He was suffering from the muscle disease ALS and chose euthanasia at the age of 72. 
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