Announcements – July 16, 2020

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BUCHANAN – Colin John. Died suddenly at his home on the Isle of Mull on July 7, 2020. Much loved son, brother and uncle, a friend to many. Greatly missed, always in our thoughts and hearts.

CAMERON – (Grogarry, South Uist). Willie, aged 78, of Hopewell Cottage, Grogarry, South Uist, passed away peacefully on June 13, 2020 whilst in the care of Sacred Heart House, South Uist. Beloved husband of Bella, father of Seamus and Donald John and grandfather to Rory and Alex. Now at peace and forever in our hearts. R.I.P.

CAMPBELL – Ruth Ellen Bolton, formerly of Kinlochleven, passed away in Ludlow on June 23, 2020, aged 79 years. Beloved wife of the late Donald and adored mother of Garry and Lynn; cherished grandma to Fergus, Benedict and Louisa. Ruth will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Private cremation to take place due to current circumstances. Kind donations received in Ruth’s memory and which will be given to Lingen Davies Cancer Fund can be sent via the Funeral Home. All enquiries please to: Victoria Allen Funeral Services, 8 Charlton Rise, Ludlow SY8 1ND. 01584 879035.

MACPHERSON – Ann Elizabeth late of Camuschork, Strontian passed away peacefully at Belford Hospital, Fort William on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, aged 91 years. Many happy memories shared with her loving husband Donnie. Funeral service will be held at Drimnatorran Cemetery on Tuesday July 21 at 1 p.m. Rest in Peace.

McNEILL – Peacefully at home, with her family by her side, on July 10, 2020, Jean McNeill, née Dunlop, aged 80 years, of Criffel, 3a Wilson Road, Lochgilphead. Beloved wife of Hamish and much loved mother of James and Jennifer. Dearly loved granny of Amy, Kirsty, Ross and Lucy, and proud great-granny of Ella and Blair. Dear sister of Flora, Tina, Nannie and the late Duncan and Catherine. Much respected mother-in-law, sister-in-law, aunt and cousin to all the extended family. A good neighbour and friend to many. A private funeral service was held at Achnabreac Cemetery on Wednesday, July 15, 2020.

NICHOL – Peacefully on July 1, 2020, Mary, aged 75 years, of Clarkston and Kintra, Mull. Daughter of the late Aliena and John McCallum. Beloved wife of Jim, much loved mother to Catriona and Lorna. Devoted gran to Myles, Alex, Lucy and Jamie. Dear mother-in-law to Ken and Euan. Interment, Mearns Cemetery, East Renfrewshire.

OLDALE – Peacefully at Etive House Care Home, Benderloch on July 8, 2020, in her 92nd year, Pearl, beloved wife of the late Raymond Oldale, a much loved mum, granny, great-granny and great-great-granny. The family would like to thank all the staff at Etive House for the loving care they showed Pearl.


CAMERON – The family of Willie Cameron would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the many expressions of sympathy, flowers, cards, visits and phone calls following our loss. We would also like to express our appreciation to everyone who paid their last respects at the roadside on his final journey to Hallan. Sincere thanks to Fr Michael MacDonald for the comforting words and service and to Macphee Brothers for their respectful handling of the funeral arrangements. Our heartfelt thanks to the staff at Sacred Heart for their care during his stay and to Fr Ross Crighton for his visits.

MACEACHEN – The family of David MacEachen would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the many expressions of sympathy with cards, letters and telephone calls following the sad loss of their beloved husband and Dad. We would also like to express our appreciation to everyone who paid their respects on his final journey. Thank you to H Hoey & Son for caring and efficient service. Thank you to Petals for beautiful flowers. A special thank you to Frs J MacNeil, M Hutson, R MacAulay and D Connor for comforting words and music. Our gratitude and heartfelt thanks to all nursing staff and carers involved in making David’s final weeks so comfortable and dignified. To know that so many people care is a great comfort at this difficult time. A Requiem Mass will be held for David when restrictions allow. Thank you all. Jean, Jacqueline and Andrew.

MACLENNAN – In loving memory of Anne MacLennan, née Sinclair, of Torglas, Spean Bridge, who passed away peacefully at home with her family on July 1, 2020. Beloved wife of Ronald, mother to Kenneth and Rona and Granny to Lexie and Monty. A private family interment was held at Kilmonivaig on July 7. We offer our heartfelt thanks to family and friends near and far who have offered their support and kindness. A special thanks too to the excellent Macmillan and district nurses for the support that allowed Mum to stay at home, to the Rev. Kaye and to the thoughtful team at McLellans. Donations in memoriam to Macmillan Cancer Support.


DOHERTY – Treasured memories of Gerry, who passed away July 20, 2014.
Mary xx

TRAYNOR – Treasured memories of our beloved parents and grandparents mother Jessie, who passed away on July 16, 2013 and father John, on November 22, 1994.
Dear are the memories and precious they stay
No passing of time can take them away.
– Violet, Iain Janette, Jennifer and families.