Announcements – July 30, 2020

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DEATHS
DAVIDSON – Very suddenly in Glasgow Royal Infirmary on Sunday, July 26, 2020, Sheriff Richard Davidson, of Blairgowrie, aged 72 years, much loved husband of Shirley and loving dad to Cara and Andy. Funeral service private. Family flowers only please but donations may be given to the British Heart Foundation, c/o David Scott Funeral Directors, 65 High Street, Blairgowrie PH10 6DF.
DOUGLAS – Helen Stewart, passed away peacefully on July 20, 2020. Beloved wife of John, devoted mother and grandmother. Lifetime member of Oban Baptist church, where her funeral took place on July 28, 2020, thereafter to burial at Pennyfuir cemetery. Now at peace with The Lord.
FOX – Peacefully at home on Saturday, July 25, 2020, surrounded by his loved ones, Christopher “Foxy” Fox. Much loved member of the Craignish community, he will be sorely missed by many. A private funeral service will be held at Kilvaree, Craignish on Friday, August 7. A larger memorial will be held at a future date.
MACKINNON – Clare died suddenly in Oban on July 20, 2020. Much loved wife of Kenny, sister of Francis, mother of Neil, Nicola and Michelle and Gran of Alex, Izzy and Iona. Greatly missed, always in our thoughts and hearts. Private cremation. Donations may be made to Mary’s Meals.
MORGAN – Peacefully at Rosaburn House Care Home, East Kilbride, on July 25, 2020, aged 90 years, Heather Sheena Morgan, retired matron and dog breeder, formerly of Benderloch. Funeral will take place at Pennyfuir Cemetery, Oban. Due to current guidelines numbers will be limited to a maximum of 20. Anyone wishing to attend the funeral should contact Hamish Hoey & Son Ltd, Funeral Directors on 01631 562269 for further details.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
MACPHERSON – Donnie would like to thank all relations and friends who paid their respects at the funeral of his late wife Ann. Special thanks to Dail Mhor House, Strontian, doctors and nurses of Pines Medical Practice, Belford Hospital, and Moss Park Care Home for their excellent care of Ann. Father Tim for his uplifting service and Manson & MacBeath Funeral Directors for their advice and guidance. Thank you to all friends, relations and neighbours for cards and well wishes received. It’s all been very much appreciated.
MANSON – Margaret (née Aitchison). James, Mary, Margaret and family of the late Margaret Manson would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind and thoughtful expressions of sympathy following their recent sad loss. Thanks also to those who paid their respects, lining the route, on Mum’s final journey through the village and at the cemetery. Grateful thanks to the Mallaig Medical staff and home carers, to the Belford Hospital and to Abbeyfield House, Ballachulish for their care and kindness to Mum. Special thanks to John McLellan, Funeral Directors, for their professional and sensitive handling of the arrangements and to Rev Malcolm Kinnear for the touching service at the graveside.
TOPPING – The family of the late Peter Topping would like to thank all relatives and friends near and far and neighbours for the many comforting expressions of sympathy, flowers, messages, cards and telephone calls following the sad loss of their beloved husband, dad, father-in-law and grandpa. Our gratitude and heartfelt thanks to the district nurses and doctors for their kindness and support that allowed Peter to stay at home. Thank you to H. Hoey & Son for the caring, respectful and efficient service and thank you to Petals for the beautiful flowers.
MEMORIAMS
ARCHIBALD – In loving memory of our loving daughter, sister, niece and auntie Michelle, died July 25, 2002.
As time goes by without you and the days turn into years
They hold a million memories and a thousand silent tears
No longer in our lives to share
But in our hearts you’re always there
Loved and remembered every day
– Mum, Dad, Lisa, Angus and Mila.
MACDONALD – Treasured memories of our Mum and Nanny, Rae MacDonald, passed away August 3, 2019.
Never a day goes by when we don’t think of you Mum.
– Your daughter Laura, son-in-law Roy and beloved grandchildren Lewis and Erin.
MACDOUGALL – In loving memory of Ian a dear son, brother, uncle and dad, who died August 1, 2014, also Duncan (Dochie) a loving husband, dad and grandpa who died August 3, 2018.
In our hearts you will always stay
Loved and remembered every day.
We miss you both very much.
– Jean, Fiona, Michael, Rebecca and Matthew.
MACKINNON – Treasured memories of our dear dad, grampa and great grampa Iain, who passed away on July 29, 2012.
Time slips by and life goes on,
But from our hearts you are never gone,
We think about you all the time,
We talk about you too.
We have so many memories,
But we wish we still had you.
– Angus, Lachie, Margaret, Christine, Fiona, Linda, Alastair and all their families.
MADEJ – Always loved and always missed, 24/7.
Till we meet again.
– Her husband Stanley.