Patten Funeral Home

71 Union Street, Glace Bay, NS


Rachel Moffatt

October 22, 1924December 18, 2019

It is with great sadness that we the family of Mary Rachel Moffatt, age 95, of Dominion announce her passing on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at Seaview Manor, Glace Bay, with her family at her side.

Born in Sydney Mines, she was the daughter of the late James and Agnes (Rourke) Noble. She was a member of Chalmers/Warden United Church. In her younger years Mom enjoyed bowling with her team, “The Ladybugs”.

Rachel is survived by her daughters Ruth McGrath, Dominion, Gloria Banfield, Dartmouth, Debbie Towill (Rick), Lower Sackville; son John (Pat), Dartmouth; grandchildren Ruth (Chris), Melissa (Greg), Sandi (Mark), Sue (Tony), Mark, Kendra (Rob), Sherri and Ryan; great grandchildren Crystal (Tyler), Corissa (Marlon), Jack, Rachel and Kate, Emily (Travis), Matt (Stephanie), Adam (Victoria), Liam; great great grandchildren Ciara, Harrison, Hozeen; sister-in-law Molly Moffatt and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by husband, John; daughter Mary Demeyere; grandchildren David and Clarie Demeyere, Laura Lee MacKenzie; 6 brothers and 2 sisters and son-in-law Clarie Demeyere.

There will be no visitation. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Patten Funeral Home. A private family service will be held in the funeral home, with Rev. Alison Etter officiating. Interment will take place in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens.


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Bobby & Sandy Richards

December 23, 2019

So sorry to hear of aunt Rachel's passing. We will miss not seeing her on our motorcycle trips out East. She was such a sweet and kind lady. We're sending your family our sincere condolences.

With love,
Bobby & Sandy Richards
Trenton Ont.

primo dal bello

December 20, 2019

Sorry for your lose.

Angelo & Dot Zorzi

December 20, 2019

Sorry to hear of Marys passing . She will be greatly missed. wi

Billy MacEachern

December 20, 2019

John and Patsy and Family,
It with heavy hearts to learn of your Mom’s passing.Please accept our sincere condolences and may your Mom RIP. God bless you all.

You were fortunate to have had her in your lives for so many years.

Billy and Raylene

maria lamey (dal bello)

December 20, 2019

Debbie, Ruth, John and family. My deepest sympathy on your mom's passing. She was a sweet lady. Know that prayers and thoughts will be with you at this sad time. Take care.