Announcements – November 5, 2020

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GOLDEN WEDDING
MACINTYRE – COLLINS – Andy and Susan were married on November 6, 1970 at St. Andrew’s Church, Fort William by Canon George Henderson.
DEATHS
BARTLETT – Suddenly on October 22, 2020, aged 75 years, Sandra Joyce née Munro, beloved wife of the late Brian Bartlett, much loved mum of Kim, Linda and Tracey, loving Nana, great-nana, sister, aunt and friend. Forever in our hearts.
BELL – Peacefully at home in Tobermory on October 27, 2020, Flora (Lola), aged 104 years. Wife of the late Dodo Bell, mother of Tina, and much loved granny and great-granny. Funeral was held in Tobermory Top Cemetery on Wednesday, November 4, 2020.
CLARK – Peacefully at home on Wednesday, October 28, 2020, Neil MacKinnon Clark of Perth Place, Fort William, aged 72 years. Dearly beloved husband of Eleanor, father to Fiona and Neil, and Grandad to Neilie, Erin, Aaron and Logan. Funeral in private due to Covid restrictions on Friday, November 6. Enquiries to Manson & MacBeath Funeral Directors, Inverlochy. Tel: 01397 701110.
MACLEOD – Suddenly and peacefully at home on Sunday, November 1, 2020, Christina Campbell née Morrison, beloved wife of Bannantyne, mother of Laura and Martin, grandmother of Alex and Lewis. A private ceremony will take place on Friday, November 6, due to current restrictions.
McCALLUM – On October 13, 2020, Elizabeth (Bette), beloved wife of the late Alasdair, passed away peacefully after a short illness, in Hartwell Lodge Care Home, Fareham, Hants. Sadly missed by family and friends in this country and Spain where she previously lived.
MORISON – Crawford Smart, retired Postmaster, Isle of Iona, died peacefully on October 31, 2020 in Craignure Hospital, aged 87. Much loved father of Derek, Hilary, Morag, Malcolm and Neil, and husband of Moira with whom he is finally reunited. A memorial service will be held on Iona at a future date.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
HYDE – The family of the late John Hyde wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind expressions of sympathy, cards and flowers, following their recent sad bereavement. Also those who lined the roadside and attended the crematorium to pay their last respects. To the Rev. G. Cringles, for his poignant service for a fitting send-off. Sincere thanks to Ian of D and A Munn for the very personal handling of the funeral arrangements and thanks to the Thistle and the Rose for beautiful floral arrangements. Thanks also for all the special care at Lorn Medical Centre and Lorn and Islands Hospital.
MOORE – Bryan, passed away peacefully at home, Glenlyon House on October 19, 2020. He leaves behind his loving wife Ann and his three sons, Glenn, Johnathan and Lee. For many years he attended the Macmillan Day Bed Unit, receiving their expert treatment from the most dedicated and caring team. Dalmally Surgery always gave us help and encouragement, Dr Fiona MacPhee’s guidance and honesty, will forever always be appreciated, our wonderful district nurses, each and every one, always going the extra mile for both their patient and the family. On Bryan’s passing we would like to thank D & A Munn for trouble free arrangements, Alyson Stewart Humanist captured perfectly his life as we knew it, piper Ian MacIntyre who’s wonderful playing lifted all our spirits. All the people who rang, sent cards, writing and saying the loveliest things, Bryan would have been amazed and so touched. Friends and neighbours who lined the route to pay their respects on his final journey, truly a community who all put their arms around us. Bryan’s long life was a gift given to us, a treasure full of happy memories, love and laughter which we will hold close to our hearts forever and always.
STEWART – The family of Christine Stewart wish to thank most sincerely all relatives, friends and neighbours for all the beautiful cards, flowers and messages of sympathy. A special thanks to Bill Skene for his heartfelt service, and McDonald Brothers for the lovely flowers. Sincere thanks to Manson & MacBeath for their compassion and professionalism in all aspects of the funeral arrangements. Thank you to Brian Heriot for piping in Caol and at the graveside. Also, a special thanks to all who took the time to pay their respects at the roadside. Thanks to Jamie and Brian at The Awkward Eater for catering. Finally, a massive thanks to Etive House who cared for Christine in her latter years.
MEMORIAMS
CAMERON – In loving memory of a beloved wife and mother, Louie who passed away on November 10, 2000 at Kilmalieu.
Twenty years have passed since you went away
We think of you every single day
Words are not needed as memories are clear
You are still remembered as loving and dear.
– Your loving family, Allan, Catherine, Jamie and Claire, Amber, Iona, Katie, Cara and Isla.
DUFF – Precious memories of my loving wife and mother Caroline, who died November 7, 2016.
Always in my thoughts
Forever in my heart.
– Ian.
GRANT – John Duncan (Iain). So many memories of Iain, a much loved brother and uncle. You are in our thoughts every day as another year passes since you left us so sadly on November 4, 2008. Miss you always.
– Love Margaret, Neil and families.
MACDONALD – In loving memory of Effie, a dear mother, mother-in-law and nanny who passed away November 8, 2019.
We sat beside your bedside,
Our hearts were crushed and sore,
We did our duty to the end,
‘Til we could do no more.
In tears we watched you sinking,
We watched you fade away,
And though our hearts were breaking,
We knew you could not stay.
Our lips cannot speak how much we loved you,
Our hearts cannot tell what to say,
But God only knows how much we miss you,
In our home that is lonely today.
– Mairi-Anne, Neil, Kieran, Kyle and Ryan.
MACINTYRE – In loving memory of Andrew, died November 7, 2017, a dear husband, dad and papa.
Sadly missed.
– Maureen, Lynne, Andrew Jr, Kerry, Abby and Matthew xx
MACINTYRE – In loving memory of Andy, our dear brother-in-law, who passed away November 7, 2017.
Always in our thoughts
Forever in our hearts.
– Iain, Sandra and family, Ballachulish.