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BEVERLY (BEV) JEAN MOFFAT (ELLIOTT)
Born: Feb 12, 1938
Date of Passing: Jul 07, 2021Offer Condolences or Memory
BEVERLY (BEV) JEAN MOFFAT
February 12, 1938 - July 7, 2021
Bev Moffat, beloved wife of William James (Jim) Moffat, passed away peacefully at the Victoria General Hospital in Winnipeg, MB, surrounded by her family, on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at the age of 83 years.
Along with Jim, her beloved husband of 59 years, Bev is survived and will be lovingly remembered by her son Dallas (Coryna); daughters, Lynn and Bonnie (Dave); son-in-law Glen Fossay; her three grandchildren, Abby, Donald, and Samantha Fossay of Starbuck, MB; brothers and sisters, Ellis (Florence) Elliott of Virden, MB, Barry Elliott of Sherwood Park, AB, Verna Clary of Melville, SK; sister-in-law Shirley Elliott of Medicine Hat AB, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother Keith, and sisters, Arlene and Sharon.
Bev was born on February 12, 1938, in Meadow Lake, SK, and spent her formative years in Balcarres, SK. Bev married Jim Moffat on June 30, 1962, at Strathclair, MB. In the early years of their married life, they farmed at Hamiota, MB before moving to Virden, MB. In 1980 they moved their family to Sanford, MB, where they raised their three children and embraced the community for over 40 years.
Bev was an avid crafter, card player, and knitter, spending many years knitting items for Doctors without Borders and Koats for Kids. She was often recognized for her beautiful smile and brilliant blue eyes.
As per Bev's wishes, cremation has taken place. A private, intimate family gathering will be held at the Sanford Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in Bev's name be made to the Manitoba Division of the Multiple Sclerosis Society or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
Doyle's Funeral Home
in care of arrangements.
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Jul 13, 2021
Condolences & Memories (9 entries)
Dear Jim and family, so sorry to hear of Bev's passing. She was a very special lady. You were the best neighbors and friends anyone could ask for. I enjoyed playing cards many many times throughout the years. My condolences to you and your family. Sincerely Barb. - Posted by: Barbara Horn (friend) on: Jul 17, 2021
I just want to add my condolences to those of all who knew and appreciated Bev. She was a beautiful person in every way and I know your family is going to miss her terribly. Marion Klassen - Posted by: Marion Klassen (Friend and neighbour ) on: Jul 17, 2021
Jim and your family, Sorry to learn of Bev's passing. Cherish your memories of her. Sincerely, Verna and Harvey Brown Strathclair. - Posted by: Verna and Harvey Brown (friend) on: Jul 16, 2021
Jim we were so sorry to hear about Bev’s passing. Our sincere condolences to you and your family. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Susan & Mitch Parker - Posted by: Susan Parker (Friend) on: Jul 15, 2021
Dear Jim, I am so sorry to hear about Bev. She was a very lovely lady who always had such a big smile on her face. My condolences to you and your family. - Posted by: Leanne WILSON (friend) on: Jul 14, 2021
Dear Jim and family, we offer our deepest condolences at this tender time. We remember Bev’s graciousness, her outlook and zest for life, her beautiful blue eyes and smile. May she Rest In Peace. From Brian and Eileen - Posted by: Brian & Eileen Hampson (Friend) on: Jul 13, 2021
We are so very sorry to hear of Bev's passing. We always enjoyed seeing you, Jim and Bev, at the Sanford Legion Ladies coffee parties. You were always our number one, faithful people to attend. You're in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. - Posted by: Michelle Grabowski (friend) on: Jul 13, 2021
Jim, so sorry to hear about Bev. My sincere condolences to you and your family. - Posted by: Dolly Herkert (Friend ) on: Jul 13, 2021
I was so sorry to hear about Bev. Please accept my deepest condolences. Heartful thoughts go out to you and your family at this time of sorrow. Donna Larner - Posted by: Donna Larner (friend) on: Jul 13, 2021
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