Announcements – May 14, 2020

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BRADY – James, peacefully, at home on April 23, 2020, aged 87. James was a gentle and loving man; husband to Betty, dad to Kathleen and grandpa to Grace and Constance. Well-known and loved by many in The Plantation and Lochaber, James lived a life of love for others and for that we give thanks to God. Funeral held in private in Glen Nevis due to current restrictions. RIP.
CAIN – Margaret Elizabeth née Buchanan, aged 56 years, the Depute Head Teacher at Rockfield Primary School, peacefully passed after an inspirational fight surrounded by her adoring family on May 10, 2020. Maggs was the loving wife of Mark, dearly and proudly loved Mum of Ruaridh and Catherine, a cherished sister, sister-in-law, auntie, friend, teacher, colleague and mentor. In the near future, the family wish to invite all those who held her dear to a celebration of life service.
MACLEAN – Alasdair (Addie), passed away peacefully at Mull and Iona Community Hospital on Friday, May 8, 2020. Very grateful thanks to all hospital staff, community nurses and home carers over many years.
MACLEAN – Peacefully on May 8, 2020, aged 95 years, Chrissie MacLean, very dear wife of the late Archie MacLean, devoted mum to Marion and Margo, much loved granny to Graeme, Karen, Kirsty and Iona, adored great-granny to Robert, Ruairidh and Euan and highly respected mother-in-law of Dennis and Paul. Funeral will take place in Tiree on Thursday, May 14, 2020. Will be sadly missed.
MACVICAR – Peacefully, at Ardfenaig Residential Home, Ardrishaig on May 8, 2020, Margaret (Nurse) MacVicar, in her 100th year, late of 8 Seaside Park, Ardrishaig. Beloved wife of the late Archibald and dearly loved mother of Donald, and mother-in-law of Moira. Adored granny of Colin, Mairi, Alistair and Kirsty. Great-granny of Patrick and Sophia. Dear sister of the late Colina and Katie. A good neighbour and dear friend to many in the local area. A private family service will be held at Achnabreac Cemetery on Thursday May 14, 2020.
McCRACKEN – David. Peacefully, on Thursday, April 30, 2020. David, beloved husband of Morean, dearly loved dad to Donald and Alasdair, loving grandpa to Alma and Lenni, much loved father-in-law to Anna and Stephanie and a great friend to many.
RUTHVEN – Peacefully, at Murrayfield House Care Home, Edinburgh, on May 2, 2020, Margaret Catherine (née Mason), aged 88 years, dearly beloved wife of the late Angus and much loved mother of Jane and Alison. Interred at Corstorphine Hill Cemetery, Edinburgh.
GARABET – Mrs Marilyn Garabet and Paul, would like to sincerely thank all friends and neighbours for the many kind expressions of sympathy by way of cards, flowers and telephone calls, on their sad loss of Ghazi, a much loved husband and father. We would also like to express heartfelt gratitude to all the doctors, nurses and NHS staff who cared for Ghazi during his long illness, to Catriona at Hamish Hoey & Son Ltd, for the caring and efficient funeral arrangements and to Fr James MacNeil for his comforting service at the graveside.
MASON – Christine would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the flowers, cards and telephone calls at the sad loss of Robert. I would also like to thank Katrina and Marion for looking after him during his long illness. Thank you to Catriona and all the guys at Hamish Hoey & Son for help with all the arrangements during these difficult times, also thanks to Reverend Dugald Cameron for a lovely service at the graveside. Thank you to Angela for the beautiful flowers.

BARR – Precious memories of Angela Marie Barr, March 13, 1968 – May 13, 2018.
Loving and kind in all your ways
A smile for all, a heart of gold
Loved, missed and remembered every day.
– Mum, Dad and all the family.
BEATON – Fondest memories of Angus Campbell, passed away May 17, 2009. At rest now, Bunessan, Mull.
– From friends in Oban.
BOWMAN – In loving memory of Ian, who died May 13, 2015 and left us bereft of his loving kindness for all, memories sustain although he is sadly missed by Mary and family, Biggar and Tobermory.
GIBSON – In loving memory of John (Gibby), who passed away May 16, 2015.
Loved and remembered every day.
– Mum, Jackie, Linda and families.
MACDONALD – Treasured memories of a very dear mum and granny Kathleen, who passed away May 15, 2018 and a very dear dad and papa Ronnie, who passed away June 2, 2017.
Never more than a thought away
Loved and remembered every day
– By all the family Ballachulish, East Kilbride and Bridge of Earn.
MACINTYRE – In loving memory of our dear dad, father-in-law and seanair, Donald Archibald (DA) who died May 16, 2005.
Deep in our hearts you will always stay.
Loved and missed every day xx
– Neil, Jennifer, Charles and families.
MACLEAN – In loving memory of a dear wife, mum and granny Morag, who died May 14, 2012.
Deep in our hearts you will always stay
Loved and remembered every day.
Also remembering loved ones gone before and after.
– Donald and family, Tiree and Somerset.
MELDRUM – Precious memories of William James (Willie), Fort William, formerly Fife Keith, a devoted husband, who passed away May 11, 2017.
Loved and remembered every day.
– Cathy.
MORRISON – In loving memory of Mary, a dear mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, who passed away May 17, 2004.
Forever loved, missed and remembered.
– Christina, Banny, Laura, Martin and families.
WATSON – Roberta (Bobbie), née Moyes.
You came home a year ago to lie at rest but time does not ease the heartache at your loss.
Taken from us too soon, you were so loved and are so missed.
Love always.
– Bill, Vi and Charlie and family.
WATT – In loving memory of our mother Mary Watt (Maimie), who died May 12, 1984.
Always in our thoughts
Forever in our hearts.
– Catherine and family, Tobermory, Arthur, Sheena and family, Alexandria.