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11/27/2013 2:00:00 PM
Virgil Keith Moffi

ROCHESTER: Virgil Keith Moffit, 79, of Rochester, MN died Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at Maple Manor in Rochester.

Virgil was born April 24, 1934 to Clifton and Laura (Buchan) Moffit. He graduated from Dodge Center High School and served in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 to 1954. On December 4, 1954 he married Donna Kreager. Virgil worked for Mutual Service Insurance Company as an insurance adjuster. He also worked at Sullivan Children's Store and Retail Credit. He was a member of the American Legion and Elks. Virgil coached youth sports and enjoyed playing golf and loved watching his children and grandchildren play sports.

Virgil is survived by his wife, Donna; one daughter, Debra (Rollie) Bice of Rochester, MN; two sons, Ron (Sue) Moffit of Rochester, MN. And Jeffrey (DeeDee) Moffit of Flower Mound, TX.; six grandchildren, Tanner (Tori) Moffit, Casey (Erin) Moffit, Alison Moffit, Jack Moffit, Julia Moffit, and Haley Bice; and three great-grandchildren, Sailor Moffit, Presley Moffit, and Hudson Moffit. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother.

A celebration of Virgil's life will be held on Saturday, November 30, 2013 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Rochester Elks Club 1652 Highway 52 North in Rochester. A private family burial will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Dodge Center, MN.

Memorials are preferred to the American Legion Post#92 315 1st Avenue NW Rochester, MN 55901.

To share a special memory or condolence, please visit

Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Homes 5421 Royal Place NW Rochester, MN 55901 (507) 289-3600

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