Announcements – 27th December 2018

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FISHER – Suddenly but peacefully, at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow, on December 15, 2018, in her 81st year, Margaret (née Campbell), beloved wife of Matthew, dear mother of John and Andrew and proud grandmother of Allegra and Carlotta. Only daughter of the late Ex Provost John Campbell of Inveraray and Mrs Margaret Campbell. Funeral will take place at Inveraray Parish Church, on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 12.00 noon, thereafter to Glen Shira Cemetery.
MACINNES – Peacefully at the Lorn and Islands Hospital, Oban on December 20, 2018, in her 94th year, Annie, beloved wife of the late Alister MacInnes, much loved mum of Iain and Kenneth and mother-in-law of Caroline and Edna, grandmother to David, Nicola, Tracy and Ashley and great-grandmother to Aiobha, Mia and Ruairidh. Sadly missed.
MACNEIL – Suddenly at home, Ach-na-mara, Oban on December 18, 2018, Effie, dearly loved aunt of Anne. R.I.P. Funeral will take place at St Columba’s Cathedral, Oban on Friday, December 28 at 10.00 a.m., thereafter to Pennyfuir.
McCOLL – Peacefully at Eadar Glinn Care Home, Oban on December 19, 2018, aged 89, Ken McColl, husband of Agnes, father of Jonathan, Anne, David and Stephen and grandad to Caroline, Emily, Adam, Amy, Jamie, Ben, Lauren, Jack, Natasha and Mark. Funeral will take place at Cardross Crematorium, Main Road, Cardross G82 5HD on Wednesday, January 9 at 12.15 pm. Family flowers only, please. Retiring collection/donations if desired for Alzheimer Scotland Action on Dementia.
WALTON – On December 20, 2018, at Uist and Barra Hospital, in her 86th year, Edna Margaret Walton, darling mother of Alasdair and Veronica loving grandmother to Donald and Patrick. Funeral will take place at Cardross Crematorium, Main Road, Cardross G82 5HD on Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 12.15 pm. (Please wear a bright colour!) No flowers, please. Retiring collection/donations if desired for Uist and Barra Hospital. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
FAIRLIE – Christine, Karen, Marion and family would like to thank all relatives and friends for their kind support and thoughts following the recent passing of John. A special thanks to the attending paramedics, fire service, Lorn and Islands hospital A and E department and the cardiac unit. Many thanks to the Rev Dugald Cameron, staff at Oban Parish Church and Ian MacInnes of D & A Munn for all the funeral arrangements and the Royal Hotel. Donations to ABCD Oban raised £642.60.
PARK – Iain and family would like to sincerely thank all family, friends and neighbours for the many kind expressions of sympathy extended to them following their sad loss of Iona. Sincere thanks to Rev Richard Baxter for his comforting service. Grateful thanks to Scott, Linnie and John for their caring and respectful funeral arrangements. Special thanks to the Moorings Hotel for the catering. Finally, thanks to all those who paid their last respects at the Church and graveside and to those who generously donated £721.76 to Lochaber Macmillan Nurses and Cancer Research UK.

Birrell – Remembering Al who passed away December 26, 2010. Dad, those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us every day. Forever in our hearts. Lisa, DI & girls x
CAMERON – Affectionate memories of my dear sister and our loving aunt Morag who passed away December 25, 2013. Remembered always as time unfolds another year.
– Inserted by Chrissie and family, Caalmojo, Kilmory.
CAMPBELL – In loving memory of my dear wife Liz, who passed away so suddenly on December 26, 1998 aged 43 years. Quietly loved and remembered always.
– Cammie, Fort William.
CLARK – In loving memory of Alexander (Tom) a dear husband, father, granddad and great-granddad, who passed away December 26, 2012.
Always remembered.
JAMIESON – In memory of my friend Helen, who passed away on December 28, 1999.
Always remembered.
– Marleen.
LAMONT – In loving memory of my dear husband Willie, who passed away so suddenly on New Year’s Eve 2005.
Always in my thoughts.
– Mary.
MACPHAIL – Treasured memories of a dear husband, dad “Shesh”, John, Ardmay, Tiree, who passed away December 26, 2004 and loved ones gone before and after.
No longer in my life to share
But in my heart you are always there
Jean x
His memory is as dear today
As in the hour he passed away.
– May, Irene and families, Tiree and Oban.
MACQUARIE – In loving memory of my dear wife Jessie, who passed away on December 28, 2013.
Sorely missed.
– Adie.
THORNE – Mary. December 27, 2017.
At home with the LORD
No better place to be
But we miss you mum and nana.
– Wendy, Marie, Rachael and Rebecca.