Doris Isabel (nee Nichol) MOFFITT

MOFFITT, Doris Isabel (nee Nichol)

June 16, 1941 – June 20, 2014

Doris Moffitt was born in Campbellton New Brunswick, and subsequently lived in Oshawa Ontario, Leaf Rapids Manitoba, Winnipeg Manitoba, and Kelowna BC. Doris passed peacefully in the Smithers, BC hospital with her family at her side. Doris was a loving person who touched many lives with her kindness and generosity.

Doris is survived by son Rick (Pat) Moffitt, daughter Cindy (Kevin) Savage, son Rob (Kim) Moffitt, daughter Kelly Bowen and son Kirk Moffitt. She is also survived by her brothers John (Diana) Nichol, Bill (Anita) Nichol, Bruce Nichol, and her sisters Sharon Nichol and Bonnie Jankowski.

Doris was predeceased by her husband Keith Moffitt and son Brian Moffitt, and also by her parents Kenneth and Isabel Nichol, brother Terry Nichol and sister Judy Nichol.

Doris was much-loved by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Doris spent her life caring for others and will be missed by the many whose lives she touched, including family, foster children and friends. She was passionate about hockey and regularly attended Kelowna Rockets games where she enjoyed watching players develop over the years. She made many friends of fellow fans, staff and volunteers of the Rockets’ club. Doris valued community and in her earlier years volunteered planning bingos and dances. Her home was always open and many good memories were made during family and friend gatherings. Music, singing, dancing and food were always to be found at Doris’s home.

An open commemoration and interment service will be held at Lakeview Memorial Gardens (Airport) Cemetery in Kelowna, BC on August 30th, 2014 at 11 AM. A reception will follow.