Val Bojé Death – Obituary: With profound sadness, we learn about the sudden passing of the National Press Club chairperson and former editor of the Pretoria News Val Boje on Monday 4th October 2021 having undergone a minor heart procedure.
On October 4th, 2021, InsideEko Media learned about the death of Val Bojé through social media publications made on Twitter.
This death has caused a lot of friends and family of Bojé much hurt. In that mourning spirit, concerned persons have taken to social media to share tributes to the deceased and condolences to the affected family
Tributes To Val Bojé
Across social media users’ timelines are statements that show respect, admiration, and gratitude towards Bojé as people mourn the passing.
Such sad news to hear of Val Boje Devenish passing away this morning. Spent many years with her at Pretoria News. Here her and I returning on a flossie from a border trip somewhere in the 80s.
RIP Val, condolences to Roy, Greg, Christine and family
National Press Club
The National Press Club executive and its members have learned with shock of the sudden passing of its chairperson Val Boje after a short hospitalization. She passed away in the hospital in Pretoria on Monday morning, having undergone a minor heart procedure. Boje, who was also the former editor of the Pretoria News, was elected chairperson of the NPC over a year ago. At the time of her death, she was part of the team organizing the annual Percy Qoboza Memorial Lecture to be held on 19 October, Black Wednesday. NPC general manager Jos Charle said Boje brought her experience and wide network of contacts to enhance the activities of the club.
“Having been colleagues for more than 25 years, I came to know Val as a passionate, professional person who threw her all being into whatever she was assigned to do. “This is indeed a profound loss. “The NPC would like to offer condolences to her husband, Roy Devenish, son John, daughter-in-law Carli, daughter Christine , both of whom are overseas, her doting parents, her grandchildren and to the members of the National Press Club.”
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Family privacy should be respected at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by the passing of Bojé.