Announcements – 28th March 2019

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RUBY WEDDING
GEMMELL – MACFARLANE – Sìne Gemmell and Cameron MacFarlane married at Oban Parish Church on 30th March 1979 by the Rev. A. Ingram
Diamond Wedding
BLACK – Eric married Mary (nee MacLeod) on 25th March 1959 at the Old Oban Parish Church, by the Rev. William MacDonald.
BIRTHS
HAMILTON – To Stewart and Lindsay Gale, a daughter, Florrie May on March 11, 2019 in London. A grandchild for John and Cecilia Broadfoot and Ian and Jeanette Hamilton. Bringing much joy.
DEATHS
SEATH – The Seath family announces with great sadness the loss of their beloved husband and father, John, age 73, on March 14, 2019. The family would like to sincerely thank all the medical and care staff that helped John in his final few months, your care and compassion was a great help to us all. A funeral service will be held on April 5, 2019 at 12.00 noon at Greenock Crematorium.
LINDSAY-MACDOUGALL – James, Younger of Lunga. Unexpectedly at home, much loved dad of Kenna and brother of Antonia, Johanna, Lucien and Aiden, beloved eldest son of Colin Lindsay-Macdougall of Lunga. Funeral service at Craignish Parish Church on April 2nd 2019, 12pm, followed by interment at Kilvaree.
MACKILLOP – Duncan, passed away peacefully, aged 89 years at his home in Kirn on March 17th. Beloved husband of Flora MacKay, much loved father of Flora and John, special grandfather to Emma, Andrew, Laura, James and Megan and father-in-law to Jane and the late Chris. His funeral service was held at St. John’s Church, Dunoon on Friday March 22nd and thereafter at Greenock Crematorium.
MACKINNON – Phemie. Peacefully at her home in Claggan on Sunday March 24, 2019, after an illness bravely borne, Phemie (neé Fraser), aged 83 years. Beloved wife of the late Hamish, dearly loved mum, granny, great granny, auntie and good friend to many. Funeral service on Monday April 1, 2019 at 1pm in Duncansburgh MacIntosh Church, Fort William. All welcome. Family flowers only please.
McGILL – Suddenly at home on Monday March 18th, 2019, after a long illness, Donald McGill, aged 72. Many people will remember Donald from his work with the Light House Board on The Fingal and latterly with Caledonian MacBraynes. He will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
Acknowledgements
MACINTYRE – Ann the sister of the late Archie of Gott, Tiree wishes to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their support at this time and for the telephone calls, cards, letters and flowers. A Thank you to staff at Tigh a Rudha and Tiree Medical Practice for their care, to the Rev Ann Winning, the Rev Allan Millar and the Rev Bruce Neill for the uplifting service. To Co-Op funeral care, Scarinish for their efficient service and to the staff at the Lodge Hotel for the catering.
MEMORIAMS
CAMERON – In loving memory of my dear husband Archie (Ginger), who died March 29, 2015.
You never said I’m leaving
You never said goodbye
You were gone before I knew it
And only God knows why.
– Inserted by his wife Margaret.
CAMERON – Happy memories of Hughie who passed away March, 31 2002. In our hearts and minds forever.
– Bella and family
CLARK – Remembering with much love, today and every day, my dear Aunt Effie who died on 26th March 2009.
“Loved and missed so very much”.
From Mary and Bobby
LYON – In loving memory of our lovely mum Margaret taken from us on April 3, 2018, also remembering our dad Jimmy who died on October 7, 2008.
Silent thoughts of time together
Hold memories that will last forever.
– Love from your family in Oban, Connel, Taynuilt and Tewkesbury.
McNICOL – Loving memories of very dear parents and grandparents, Janet died March 24, 1986 and Duncan, died November 29, 1987.
Sadly missed.
– Nellie, Tommy and family
WALKER – In loving memory of my dear father Archie, who died March 29, 1996.
Sadly missed.
– Inserted by his loving son Archie.
WALKER – In loving memory of our father and grandfather, Archie, who passed away March 29, 1996. Always in our thoughts.
– Allan and family, Islay, Gartmore and Blanefield.
WALKER – In memory of our father Archibald, who died March 29, 1996. Forever in our thoughts.
– Inserted by Donald and Morag, Islay Airport Cottage.