In hope of honoring a father
Voided land swap leaves a wish unfulfilled and a park delayed
August 18, 2022
A father and son bond can be one of the strongest there is, and Dr. Michael (Doc) Janssen, owner of the Saratoga Resort, was extremely close with his father Harold Janssen. According to Doc's wife, Dr. Sharon Janssen, Doc's father inspired his son with a strong work ethic and commitment to help others.
Harold owned a small lawn and tractor business, which he built up himself. He left school in the 8th grade and became adept with taking care of machinery. Sharon said Harold was a genius in many ways, but he was humble. He also wanted his children to do well.
Doc was the first in his family t...