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Kathy Rivet

Image by Nick Andréka


May 9, 1960 - January 16, 2024

Proud and devoted Mother - Survivor of many battles. Survived by her two sons Kris Rivet and Nick Rivet.

Kathy attended high school at Miles Macdonell College and graduated in 1978. She went on to continue her education at Red River Community College receiving her Business Administrative Diploma in 1983. She also went on to study Administrative Studies in University of Winnipeg receiving her Bachelor of Arts in 1985.

Kathy was a member of Sea Cadets in JTC.VC Corps. through her teenage years and really thrived here. She later became a member of the Naval Reserve where she worked in Victoria as a cook, becoming an accomplished chef and going on to teach in Borden, Ontario.

She later began her career in Service Canada from 1987 - August 15, 2023. Retiring August 16th, 2023.

Kathy loved walking through nature, especially Assiniboine Park. She loved gardening and attracting many birds; especially butterflies to her beautiful flowers. She had a gift for taking terrific photos of many subjects, landscapes, flowers and her two sons.

Kathy was asked “What has life taught you? Her answer:

“I’ve learned that life is not always perfect. It hurts sometimes, but I should never give-up no matter what pressure life puts on me. Though times won’t last but tough people do!”



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530 St. Mary Avenue - Winnipeg

204-421-5501 -

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