Announcements – September 24, 2020

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DEATHS
KELLY – Peacefully at Etive House Care Home, Benderloch in his 85th year, Michael Kelly (formerly of Bonawe), beloved husband of the late Catherine (née MacPhee), a dear father to Karen and John, much loved Granda of Alistair, Naomi and Calum. A special and dearest friend of Janet, much loved brother, brother-in-law, father-in-law, uncle and a friend to many. Will live long in all our hearts.
McVEY – Elizabeth June McVey (formerly of Fort William) passed away at Yeovil District Hospital, Somerset on September 2, 2020 surrounded by family. June was a loving Mum to Christine and Ronnie, proud grandmother of Storm and Red, big sister to Carol, mother-in-law to Simon and Megan and beloved partner of John. A private service arranged by St Margaret’s Hospice will take place at Sedgemoor Crematorium, Somerset on September 25 at 9.30 a.m., and she will later come home to Scotland. Family flowers only. Donations gratefully received for St Margaret’s Hospice www.justgiving.com/fundraising/christine-ronnie-john and British Heart Foundation www.justgiving.com/fundraising/christine-learmouth
STEWART – Irene Stewart (Rene) of Greenbank, Edinburgh and Kinlocheil, passed away peacefully on September 17, 2020 in Murrayfield House Care Home. Due to current circumstances a small private funeral will be held on October 3, 2020. Should anyone be unable to attend wish a copy of either the eulogy or the order of service then please let the family know. Rene was a unique lady and will be missed by many. As a force of nature her spirit will never be forgotten. Donations to Mary’s Meals if desired. No flowers.
TAYLOR – Peacefully at home on Sunday, September 20, 2020, Moira Galbraith Taylor, aged 75 years. A much loved wife to John. Loving Mum of John and Suzanne and Grandmother to Abi. Our grateful thanks to the NHS nurses for their care and support. A private funeral service with thanks to Hamish Hoey & Son will be held at Balvicar Graveyard on Thursday, October 1 at 1pm. Always Loved – Forever Missed.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
DAVIES – Jean and the family of the late Geraint Davies would like to thank family, friends and neighbours for the lovely cards, flowers, baking and phone calls following the loss of Ger. A special mention of thanks to Lorn and Islands Hospital, Oban and Ashgrove Nursing Home, Dunoon. Thank you to Ian of D & A Munn for his kindness and sensitive handling of the funeral arrangements. Thank you to Rev Tom Telfer for his comforting graveside service. Thank you to Lynette from Petals for the beautiful flowers. Gorffwys mewn Heddwch Ger.
MACKAY – Maureen, Jimmy, Kirsteen, Ailsa and families of George would like to thank all of his friends, family and neighbours for all their kindness shown to George always and since his passing. Special thanks to Ian and all at Munn’s for their above and beyond service. To Rev Dugald Cameron for his words of comfort at the graveside. God Bless.
MACVEAN – After the sad loss of Alasdair, his family thank all the staff at the Mid Argyll Community Hospital, the Beatson and The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. Thanks also to the Mid-Argyll Transport Volunteers for the invaluable service provided. Thanks to all family and friends for their cards, phone calls and last respects on the day of the service. Special thanks to Rev. Hilda Smith, all at Donald MacDonald Funeral Directors, to Morna for the floral tributes and Kilmartin Hotel for the purvey. Donations in memory of Alasdair for Alzheimer Scotland and Cancer Research U.K. raised £440.00.
MEMORIAMS
BLACK – In loving memory of my dear husband Hughie, who passed away on September 21, 2017.
Always in my thoughts.
– Helen.
ELDER – In loving memory of Alasdair John, dearly beloved brother, brother-in-law and uncle who died on September 30, 2018.
Always remembered.
Gu Brath Nar Cridheachan.
– David, Beverly and family.
MACCORQUODALE – Neil. In loving memory of my darling husband, best friend and the most amazing dad, who sadly passed away on September 26, 2019.
We love and miss you more, with each passing day
Since you were so cruelly taken away
But the memories we have and the love that we share
Makes each day without you a little easier to bear!
Always in our thoughts
Forever in our hearts
– Gillian, Craig, Katie, Abi and Ben xxxxx
MACCORQUODALE – In loving memory of a dear son and brother, Neil who died September 26, 2019.
Every day in some small way
Memories of you come our way
Though absent, you are always near
Still missed, much loved and very dear.
Forever in our hearts and never far from our thoughts.
– Dad, Alison, Kirstene and Sandy.
MACCORQUODALE – Remembering with love Neil, taken from us so tragically on September 26, 2019, a son-in-law so special.
– Wylie and Sandra.
MACCORQUODALE – In memory of Neil a much loved uncle and brother-in-law.
Always in our thoughts.
– Grant and Gordon Gilmour and family.
MACCUISH – In memory of Bobby, who passed away September 17, 2006, a much loved son, brother, brother-in-law and uncle.
You are always in our thoughts.
– From your loving family.
MACDOUGALL – In loving memory of my wife Betty, who died September 25, 2012.
Love Jim xx
McLENNAN – Treasured memories of our parents Alex, who passed away on August 28, 1999 and Flora, on September 25, 1996.
Always loved, never forgotten.
– Love Elsie, Margaret and families.
RAMSAY – In loving memory of our mum, mother-in-law and nana Janette, who died September 24, 2015.
And also our dad, father-in-law and papa Jimmy, who passed away June 12, 1990.
Loved and remembered always.
– Family in Denny, Oban, Lochgilphead and Midlothian.
RAMSAY – In loving memory of our dearly loved mum Janette, who sadly passed away September 26, 2016. Also remembering our dad Jimmy, who passed away June 12, 1990.
Sorely missed by us all.
– Janette, John, Lorna, Avril, Stuart, Robert and family.