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120 Hwy 10A W
Flin Flon, MB R8A 1N5
Phone: 204-687-5821
Fax: 204-687-4058
Margaret Moorhead

Margaret Moorhead

Thursday, August 25th, 1938 - Saturday, March 21st, 2020
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Margaret was born on August 25, 1938 in Lachine, QC to Lawrence and Rachel Costen. She was the first of four children. The family moved to Ottawa where Margaret completed her schooling. She attended Ottawa Teachers’ College where she met and fell in love with Lorne Moorhead. She went on to teach kindergarten for 2 years before she and Lorne were married on March 28, 1959.

During their almost 61 years together, Margaret and Lorne raised four children and made their home in many different places across Canada. They served as missionaries in Watson Lake, Yukon and as a pastoral couple in Sprague, MB, Flin Flon, MB and Endeavour, SK. In 2000, they returned to Flin Flon to retire.

Throughout her life, Margaret preferred not to be in the spotlight. She found fulfillment in volunteering in the community by cuddling babies at the hospital, providing child care for the Read to Me program, helping at the Food Bank, and working behind the scenes at church. She was involved in teaching Sunday school, children’s ministries, Bible camps and women’s groups. She had a beautiful voice and shared it by singing solos in church and performing in the Flin Flon Community Choir. She enjoyed creating beautiful things with her hands - sewing clothes for her family, including wedding dresses, crosstitching, quilting and knitting countless hats, mitts and socks, many of those donated to missions.

Margaret passed away on March 21, 2020 at Flin Flon General Hospital. She will be dearly missed by her husband, Lorne; her children, Kathy (Vic) Thiessen, Jane (Derrall) Farmer, David (Juanita), and Becky (Blayne) Hyska; her grandchildren, Janelle (Laurens), Katrina (Paul), Larissa (Tyler), Tara (Darcy), Jenna, Morgan (Steven), Zachary (Kat), Dakota (Megan), Rachel and Dylan; and her great-grandchildren, Markus, Willem, Olsen and Ezra; siblings, Barbara (Joe) Vranic, Eric (Gale) Costen and Lauren (Fred) Liebscher; brothers-in-law Lloyd Moorhead and Ernie (Shirley) Moorhead; sister-in-law Leah Moorhead; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Lawrence and Rachel Costen.

If friends so desire, donations can be made in memory of Margaret to: The Gideons International In Canada, 501 Imperial Road North, Guelph, Ontario, N1H 6T9 or to The Lord's Bounty Food Bank, 2 Hiawatha Avenue, Flin Flon, Manitoba, R8A 0X3.
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    120 Highway 10A W.
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    A private family graveside service for Margaret Moorhead will be held with a celebration of life at a later date. If friends so desire memorial tributes may be made to The Gideons International In Canada, 501 Imperial Road North, Guelph, Ontario, N1H 6T9 or to The Lord's Bounty Food Bank, 2 Hiawatha Avenue, Flin Flon, Manitoba, R8A 0X3.
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    East Hillside Cemetery


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Eric Moorhead

Posted at 10:18am
Our deepest sympathies on your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Eric and Lorelei Moorhead

Erin Ziehlke

Posted at 04:13pm
I am so sorry to learn we no longer have Margret here for our pleasure. She was a joy to meet and know. Please accept Ed and my condolences .

Harry Hobbs

Posted at 01:29am
Lorne and Family:

Please accept our sincerest condolences on the passing of Margaret . You are in our prayers

Harry and Glenda Hobbs

Janice & Ken Pawlachuk

Posted at 03:07pm
Our sincere condolences Lorne & family for your loss. May God comfort you at this time. Janice & Ken Pawlachuk

Brian and Margaret Steppan

Posted at 03:51pm
We are saddened by the news of Margaret`s passing. She is in a better place. May God comfort you, Lorne and your family during this time of grief. Love Brian and Margaret Steppan

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