Announcements – July 18, 2019

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KILL – CAMPBELL – On July 24, 1969 at Appin Parish Church, Lesley to Mary.
Loving parents and grandparents of Alan and Sharon, Aileen, Lily, Calum and Mason.
DONNELLY – At home with her family, following a long illness, on July 12, 2019, aged 81 years, Helen (Eleanor) Donnelly, beloved wife of the late Joe, loving mum of Lorna, Alison and Colin, a much loved mother-in-law, gran, sister and aunt. A celebration of her life will take place from The Argyllshire Gathering Halls, Breadalbane Street, Oban on Monday, July 22 at 12.00 noon, thereafter to Pennyfuir Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired for Macmillan Cancer Support and The Dove Centre, Oban.
MACDONALD – Peacefully on Friday, July 12, 2019, under the attentive care of Urray House and surrounded by her loving family, Irene MacDonald (née Georgeson), Grant Crescent, Maryburgh, aged 84 years. Beloved wife of Duncan, loving mother of Ruth, Marion, Martin and the late Corina and a doting Nana. Funeral service on Tuesday, July 23 at 1.00 p.m. in Ferintosh Church of Scotland, Conon Bridge, thereafter to Fodderty Cemetery. All welcome. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Friends of Urray House may be given at the service or please forward to William T. Fraser and Son, Culduthel Road, Inverness.
MACKINNON – Peacefully on July 10, 2019 in the Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh. Donald, aged 86 years, beloved husband of Christina (Chrissie) née MacCalman formerly of Clachan, Islay. Funeral service to be held in Bowmore Round Church, Islay on July 19, 2019 at 11.30 am and thereafter interred in Kilchoman Cemetery.
MACLUCAS – Peacefully at Lorn and Islands Hospital, Oban on July 11, 2019, aged 75 years, Douglas MacLucas, dear husband of Helen and father of Gavin and Nigel. Funeral will take place from St. Modan’s Church, Benderloch on Friday, July 19 at 1.00 pm, thereafter to Achnaba Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Retiring collection/donations if desired for Diabetes UK.
DOHERTY- In loving memory of my dear friend,
Gerry who passed away July 20, 2014. I miss you every day.
– Mary
GILLIES – Treasured memories of a much loved husband Donnie, father and grandad, who passed away on July 16, 1992 and loved ones gone before and since.
Time and years slip slowly by
But love and memories never die
– Jean and family, 47 Drumfada Terrace, Corpach.
HAMILL – In everlasting memory of Margaret Hamill who passed away on July 23, 2014, much loved mum and nanna.
Loved with a love beyond all telling
Missed with a grief beyond all tears
– Isobel, Nicholas and Ryan.
MACDONALD – In loving memory of Caroline who passed away July 20, 2015.
Memories of you are fondly kept
Someone too special to ever forget.
– Ken, Iona and Catherine.
Your life was a blessing
Your memory is a treasure
You are loved beyond words
And missed beyond measure
Forever in our thoughts Kayla our precious girl. Love and miss you more than words can say.
– Mum, Ruairidh and Ronnie xxxxxxxx
MACDONALD – In loving memory of our beautiful princess Kayla Mary MacDonald.
You were a very special gift who for 8 short years brought sparkle to our lives with your love, laughter, beauty and kindness.
Then two years ago you were taken away but we love and miss you more and more each day.
For now Kk we are apart but until we hold you in our arms we will hold you in our hearts.
Love you forever our beautiful girl.
– Gaga and uncle Ewen xx
MACDONALD – (Our girl) xxxx xxxx
Kayla, we hope you are happy wherever you are,
Wherever it is it’s always too far
We know you are with us every step of the way
And we miss you more each and every day
To our darling granddaughter Kayla xxxx xxxx
Love you always
– Grampa and Lorraine.
MACDONALD – A million times
We’ve needed you
A million times we’ve cried
If love alone
Could have saved you
You never would’ve died
In life we loved you dearly
In death we love you still
In our hearts you hold a place
No one else can ever fill
It broke our hearts to lose you
But you didn’t go alone
Part of us went with you
The day God took you home
Loved and missed so much
– Uncle Ewen, auntie Caitlin and uncle William xxxx xxxx
MACDONALD – Treasured memories of our gorgeous niece and cousin Kayla, taken far too soon on July, 23 2017.
Of all the little girls in life, however great or small, to have you as our niece and cousin was the greatest gift of all.
Loved and remembered always.
– Big Dougie, Diane, Lauren and wee Dougie xxxxx
MACKICHAN – In loving memory of my much beloved and adored husband Cameron, who passed away July 24, 2014. Dearly loved father, stepfather, granddad and great-granddad.
A smile for all, a heart of gold
One of the best this world could hold
Those we love don’t go away
They walk beside us every day
– Your loving wife Ann, Erskine.
MACKINNON – 10th Anniversary. Treasured memories of Jean, a loving mum, mother-in-law and granny, who passed away on July 19, 2009
Our lives go on without you
But nothing is the same
We have to hide our heartache
When someone speaks your name
Sad are the hearts that love you
Silent are the tears that fall
Living here without you
Is the hardest part of all.
Loved and remembered every day.
– The MacKinnon family xxx
McCANN – In loving memory of our parents, John, July 23, 1994 and Lizzie, August 1, 2010.
You left us beautiful memories
Your love is still our guide
And though we cannot see you
You’re always at our side.
– From all the family.
SWAINSON – Cherished memories of a precious daddy Tony Swainson.
Back in mammy’s arms
Heavenly father hear our prayer
Guide our daddy with tender care
Love him in Heaven
As we did at home
The dearest daddy this world could hold
You always had a smile to share
Time to give and time to care
A loving nature kind and true
Is the way we’ll remember you.
Please take care of Paul, daddy.
Love and miss you so much.
– Jacqueline and Marie xxx.
THOMSON – Loving memories of Irene, who died July 16, 1966, age 3 years.
I only have a picture now
A frozen piece of time
To remind me of how it was
When you were here and mine
You should have had so many years
To watch your life unfold
And in the midst of this
Watch me your mum grow old.
– Mum and Frankie.
TRAYNOR – Treasured memories of our beloved parents and grandparents,
mother Jessie, who passed away July 16, 2013 and father John, on November 22, 1994.
Always and forever in our hearts and thoughts.
– Violet, Iain, Janette, Jennifer and families.