Announcements – August 15, 2019

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GOLDEN WEDDINGS
CONNELL – REBANKS – On August 16, 1969 at Craigrownie Parish Church, Cove, Iain Connell to Esther Rebanks, both of Kilcreggan and still at Kilcreggan.
DEATHS
ANDERSON – Peacefully at home surrounded by her family, on Sunday, August 11, 2019, aged 54 years, Shona Elizabeth Anderson (née Donaldson), much loved wife of Graham, loving mum of Ailsa, Rona and Matthew. Sorely missed by all who knew her.
LAYCOCK – Peacefully at home on August 11, 2019. Adrian Laycock, a much loved husband, father, stepfather, brother and uncle. Funeral will take place at Cardross Crematorium, Main Street, Cardross on Tuesday, August 20 at 12.15 pm. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired for Cancer Research UK. Adrian requested bright colours should be worn please.
MACKECHNIE – Peacefully at home after a short illness, on Sunday, August 11, 2019, aged 67 years, Isobel MacKechnie, loving wife to Malky, beloved mum to Marissa, Malcolm and the late Allan, mother-in-law to Ruth, a devoted Gaga and great-granny, loving sister, aunt and friend to many.
PARKINSON – Peacefully at Lorn and Islands Hospital, Oban on August 11, 2019 in her 91st year, Jane Elizabeth (Jean), beloved wife of the late Arthur Parkinson, dear mother of Peggy and Jay and mother-in-law of Alistair and Frances, much loved nannie of Marie, Alison, Alan, Lisa-Marie and Samantha. R.I.P.
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
MACLENNAN (Spean Bridge) – Anne and family are very grateful for the support of our neighbours, friends and relatives at the time of Ronnie’s death, for the marvellous care he received from the doctors at Tweeddale, for Jennifer’s sensitive playing at the church and for Canon Gerald Kaye’s comforting and uplifting service. Thanks also to McDonald Bros Florist, and we are most appreciative of the caring services of Linnie and John at McLellan, Funeral Directors.
MACLEOD – Following the sudden, unexpected death of Ruth the family would like to thank most sincerely all friends and neighbours for their kindness and support. We would like to express our appreciation to all who paid their respects at the church and the cemetery. Our special thanks go to Rev. Amanda Fairclough for conducting the service. We greatly appreciated the excellent care Ruth received at the Belford Hospital Accident and Emergency Department and also at The Queen Elizabeth University Trust Hospital in Glasgow. We would also like to thank McFall Funeral Directors for their kind assistance with funeral arrangements, Loch Leven Hotel for catering and Kim at Glencoe Florist for her beautiful flowers.
MEMORIAMS
CAMERON – In loving memory of Jean, Dalnabreac who passed away August 18, 2018.
Sadly missed.
– From all the family.
CAMPBELL – In loving memory of a dear auntie, Tootsie, (Sarah), who died August 16, 1989.
Silent thoughts of times together
Hold memories that will last forever.
– Catherine, Kenneth, Margaret and families.
CRUICKSHANK – In loving memory of Flora, August 22, 2013 and Duncan, August 15, 2015.
Missed, loved and always in our thoughts.
– Catherine, Duncan and families xx
MACCALLUM – Remembering our dad, brother and uncle Allan, tragically taken on August 18, 2018.
If tears could build a stairway and memories a lane
I’d walk right up to Heaven and bring you home again.
– Inserted by Sean, Darren, Bradley, Cathy, Wilma and all nieces and nephews xxx
MACCOLL – Annie (Nan), Kilmonivaig.
Tha gaol màthair sonraichte
Tha mi à toirt taing do Dhia
gu robh sibh Leamsa.
– June Anne xx
Love and miss you granny.
– Archie, Jessie, Kate and Freddie xxxx
MACGILLIVRAY –
Katherine.
Mum, five years have passed since you left
Miss you and think about you every day
You’ve left me with so much love and care
That will last forever
You will always be by my side.
– Paul MacGillivray.
MACINNES – 3rd anniversary. Precious memories of our beloved mum, granny and great-granny, Peggy, who sadly died on August 13, 2016.
Thank you for the years we shared,
The love you gave, the way you cared,
Deep in our hearts your memory is kept,
Too dearly loved to ever forget.
Love and miss you always.
– Your loving family Eriskay and Oban.
MACINTYRE – In loving memory of Elizabeth (Betty), devoted wife to Donald and much loved mother to Kenneth and Catriona.
Deeply missed.
MACKAY – Cherished memories of Donnie, who passed away on August 18, 2018. Much loved Dad, Papa and devoted husband of the late Christine. Remembered with love every day.
– Donna, Finlay, Rebecca and families.
OWEN – In loving memory of our dear mum, gran and great-gran, who passed away on August 18, 2016, and our dear dad and grandpa, who passed away on August 25, 1997.
Forever in our thoughts and prayers.
– Tom, Lily Elizabeth and families.
POTTER – Treasured memories of a dear husband, father and Danda, Thomas Potter, who died at An Airigh, Dalmally on August 15, 1980.
Loved and remembered always by his wife Catherine and family in Scotland and Australia.
ROBERTSON – In loving memory of my wife Heather.
Memories of you are fondly kept
Someone too special to ever forget
Always in my thoughts.
– Donald.

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