Feb 1, 1940 – Sep 22, 2010
Fran Moman (nee Wurtak) of Valemount BC passed away on September 22, 2010 in Clearwater, BC after a lengthy illness at 70 years of age. Fran was raised in Northern Manitoba. She moved to Alberta in 1960 and married to her childhood friend Albie Moman in Edmonton Alberta. Frances is survived by her husband of 49 years, Albert Moman and their six children; Jean Marie Dennis (Terry) and their son Tad; James Arthur Moman (Annette) and their children, Michael, Chelsea and Kathleen and grandson Hunter; John Richard Moman (Kirsten) and his daughter Havana; Daniel Albert Moman (Kim) and step children Cameron and Duska and four grandchildren; Micheal Henery Moman (Kristie) and their son’s Brandon, Parker and Zachary; Janelle Louise McKirdy (Geno) and their children Brant and Sarah Lea. Also mourning Fran’s passing are her sisters Eva Gould of Vernon BC and Merle Paul Martin (Gabe) of Thunder Bay Ontario. Fran is predeceased by her father, John Paul Wurtak, step-father Arthur Richard; mother Evelyn Alice Richard, grand daughter Kathy Anne Dennis, Brother James Wurtak and Sister Betty Anne Harpe. Fran was very active in her church activities. She taught Sunday school for many years, and enjoyed teaching the youth of Valemount at the SONSHINE CLUB. She also was one of the founding members of the Valemount Christian Academy. Fran loved to be outdoors. Fishing, hunting and picking berries were some of her favoured pastimes. Raising her six children and teaching them to become self sufficient along with caring for Al were most important to Fran. She loved to help others and was always there to give a comforting shoulder and a helping hand to anyone in need.
A Celebration of Fran’s life took place on Tuesday September 28, 2010 at the Valemount Community Hall; interment of her ashes followed at the Valemount Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family would like to ask that donations be made to the Valemount Health Centre in her memory.Print This Obituary & Condolences