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Remembering Francis Moran

From: James Grant and Elizabeth Cole

Our deepest sympathies to the family. I'm a neighbour of Francis. He would stop in for a visit to show me his new tractor or talk about my trucks. Always had a big grin or smile on his face and wanting to chat. We will miss those visits and grin. James and Elizabeth


From: Jackie Ralph

Please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of Francis. The long list of names and loved ones in the obituary paint a picture of love and joy and family and deep roots in this community! Sending loves and hugs and prayers and well wishes to you at this time.

From: Ed and Marilyn Griffith

Dear Brenda. Our deepest sympathy for your loss of Francis. May all your memories help to comfort you. Sincerely, Ed and Marilyn


From: Henry and Claudette Rougoor

So sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. Take care.


From: Sheila (Ryan) and John Stackhouse

So sorry to hear of Francis' death. His positive manner, keen sense of humour and good-natured teasing stand out in my memory of gatherings of the Moran and Ryan families. Sincere condolences, Sheila


From: Angie Stafford

I am so sorry to hear this sad news! He truly will be missed! Sending love hugs to the entire family! Xoxoxo


From: Ronda and Terry Brainard

Brenda and family are thoughts are with you at this time. We will always remember our long talks at shipping time , he was never in a hurry to load the cattle so many stories and laughs we shared. He will be missed by our community


From: Donna(Cook)Holmes

Brenda thinking of you and the family. Donna Holmes


From: Doug and Jeanne Sutter

Our condolences to your Family.


From: Catherine (Ryan) & Walter Heeney

We want to extend to all the family our condolences on the passing of Francis. We certainly remember his welcoming smile whenever we met. Enjoy the memories you've built over the years.


From: Joanne and Dennis MacDonald

Dear Brenda and all the Moran family. Our deepest condolences.


From: Tom & Karen Sweiger

Our sincere condolences. We remember his smile. Cherish the happy memories.


From: Frank and Donna Lauzon

Thinking of you in our thoughts and prayers, may you find peace. Always enjoyed talking to Francis at our church functions and parties at Helen and Frank’s. Quite the character. Frank and Donna Lauzon


From: Cecilia (Ryan) and Brian Adams

Our deepest sympathies to the entire Moran family. What I remember most about Francis is the warmth of his smile. Let your memories, of him, give you solace in the days to come. With love and healing wishes, Cecilia and Brian

From: Patti Elliot

My deepest sympathies to the whole family. Praying you find comfort at this sad time.


From: The Gilkinsons

To the Moran and Cook families - we were so sorry to hear of Francis’ unexpected passing. Please know that you’re all in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Cherish the memories of times you had together and hold them close to your heart……they will no doubt give you comfort and help your heart to heal in the days and weeks ahead. Take care, Jeff and Laurie Gilkinson

From: Eldon and Betty-Jean Silverthorn

Dear Brenda and the Moran family, may all the wonderful memories that you have of Francis help you at this difficult time. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all.

From: Will, Lisa, Lindsay & Brody Elliot

Brad, Susan, Jessica, Morgan, Jake and the Moran Family. So Sorry to hear of your Dad and Grampa’s passing. Please know that we are thinking of you at this sad time.

From: Jim and Helen Cook

Brenda: Our sympathy to you on the loss of Francis. Our warmest thoughts go out to you Brenda at this sad time. May your memories bring you comfort, and time will bring brighter days. Take care.


From: Evelyn Holley

Sorry to hear of Francis passing. Sincere sympathy to all his family. Evelyn Holley


From: Murray Mizen and Linda Scholten

Our hearts feel the sadness of losing a great friend and farmer. He will be greatly missed and forever remembered. Rest in peace


From: Ray & Sharon Schildroth

Brenda & all the Moran Families, Our deepest sympathy in the loss of Francis. Words are not enough to heal your pain, but with the love & support from your family & friends, may it help to make this difficult time easier for everyone. Ray & Sharon Schildroth


From: Allan E Williamson

Please accept our heart felt condolences. We all knew Francis for his wit and humor. He will surely be missed by us all. Al and Marion Scott and Noreen

From: Barb Fitzsimmons

Lori, James and Family. Sorry for your loss. Sending hugs and prayers to all of you. Barb


From: Karen M Wilson

My deepest sympathy Krista and family. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Karen


From: Larry and Evelyn Hastie

It is with sadness that we hear of Francis’ passing. Our days at Durham High School were highlighted by Frank’s drole wit. camaraderie’s and what me worry persona. Ev and I extend our thoughts to the family during this trying time.


From: Keith and Carol Davenport

Brenda and families: Sincere sympathy to you all at this very sad time


From: Jim and Karlene Lipskie
Our sincere condolences

From: Gregory Potter
Dearest Aunt Brenda & Family, With the utmost sincerity it is with great sadness that I am unavailable to pay my last respects to Francis, Aunt Brenda, the kids, and family. Francis, a man always with a warm generous smile to greet you with a gentlemanly welcome, and a chuckle is what I remember most of Francis. He sure will be missed. RIP.  Bless you & Yours.  Truly, Gregory Potter


From: Harvey and Dorothy Stewart and family
Our sincere condolences to the entire family.  May your happy memories of Francis bring you comfort and peace.


From: Donna and Pat Murphy
To all The Moran Family. Our sincere sympathy to all of you. .Treasure all the good memories you have of him and may he RIP. Sincerely, Pat and Donna Murphy


From: Allan (Harry) Vera and Pint (HED)

Brenda our deepest condolences to you and your families in this very difficult time. May the many memories you all shared comfort you over the coming months. When I came to visit you and Francis when I was home he always welcome me with a smile and a warm handshake. Unfortunately we are unable to attend the funeral but our thoughts and prayers are with everyone. God Bless Allan (Harry) Vera and Pint (HED)

From: Gail McNally

So sorry to hear of Francis passing .My thoughts and prayers are with you ,Brenda and family

From: Bruce and Yvonne Skinner
Brenda Krista Brad Jayme and families. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time.


From: Sue Kuhl
So sorry to hear about Frances.  Remember all the good times you all have shared and they will see you through the days ahead.  HUGS to all!  Sue, Chris, Shawna, Ryann, Rozlynn, Trevor and Mindy 


From: Lorraine Cook Rosenburg

Brenda and family, our deepest condolences on your loss our thoughts and prayers are with you all from Aunt Mary and family .


From: Dianne McEachnie
My sympathies to the Moran family . Thoughts are with you all.

From: Janice, Kevin, Ryan Campbell and Ainsley Cairns
Our sincere sympathies are with you Brenda and family, as well as all the Moran family.  Wishing you  comfort in your many shared memories of  Francis. Our hearts and thoughts are with you all.

From: Brian & Becky Routenburg

Sending our Sympathy to Brenda, & the entire family.


From: Lanny & Eleanor (Pringle) Baker

Our sincere sympathy to all of the family on their loss of Francis.


From: Brad and Beth Harrison

Brenda and Family. Our sympathy and prayers are with you at this time.


From: Jim Flooren

So sorry for your loss. Francis was a family friend . Our thoughts and prayers are with u guys . Love ya

From: Bill and Viola Cook

Sincere condolences to everyone. Treasure all the good times you have shared.


From: Jenny Vescio & Mike Loisi

Dear Jerome and the Moran Family, we are so very sorry for your loss. Wishing you and your family peace, courage and comfort during this difficult time.


From: Colin and Donja Trivers

Dear Brenda, Thank you so much for telling us about Francis accident and passing. It is several years since he purchased his first "Northern " Bull at the spring Sale in Thessalon, while you were visiting the Stutzman's. Since then he has purchased many more Bulls and some females and become our best customer and a very good friend. Please pass our Condolences on to Brad and Jacob and the rest of the family and let them bring you comfort in this difficult time. Colin and Donja


From: Wanda Lang (Flooren)

Dear Krista, Brad and Jayme, I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. He always had such a quick smile and I don't think I ever saw him without one. I hope your good memories bring you comfort at this sad time. Thinking of you all! Wanda Lang (Flooren)

From: Joyce Downey

Francis was such a great co worker at A and P. Always a big smile full of fun and laughter

From: Tom and Dianne

So sorry for your loss

From: Howard & Ruth Anne
Our deepest sympathies to all of your families. Have fond memories of Francie, thinking of everyone at this time


From: George & Sandy Conn
So Sorry for your loss hold your memories close.

From: Karen Hiscox
My deepest sympathies to the family. ❤️


From: Andrea Graham
Krista I am so very sorry for your loss. I have been thinking about you will be praying for you and your entire family during this difficult time.


From: Donna and Leonard Webb

So very sorry for your loss Brenda and family ! Cherish the great memories and remember no more pain !

From: Garry & “Sam” Folkerson

Sincere condolences to you Brenda and all his family


From: Tom and Shannon Reid

Our deepest condolences Krista, Brad, Jayme and families. Our thoughts are with you during this very difficult time.


From: Jim and Sharrie Brick

Dear Brenda and the Moran family, Please accept our sympathy. We will remember Francis as he is in the picture...smiling and full of fun! Jim and Sharrie


From: Kent Fay

I am thinking of all of you this week. I loved seeing Uncle Francis' smile. He will be missed by us all. I won't be able to get home for the service but I will see everyone very soon. Love you all.


From: Helen and Annemarie Sweeney

Deepest sympathies - thinking of the whole family at this time. Take care.


From: John Moran

Well Francis, I guess you and Dad will be heading to the Rockford cattle sale tonight.


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