Announcements – November 19, 2020

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DEATHS
MACFARLANE – Peacefully in the excellent care of Etive House, Benderloch on November 8, 2020, aged 87, Isabella née Munro. Wife of Andy MacFarlane, Glenaros, Isle of Mull, mother of Sheila, Andrew and Norman, grandmother of Kyle, Jack, Logan and Aros Eve. Funeral was held at Pennygowan Cemetery on Friday, November 13, 2020.
MCLAUGHLIN – Bill
(William MacFarlane McLaughlin)
April 15, 1936 – November 3, 2020
Sadly, passed away after a short illness. Always a proud Oban man and Scotsman.
Moved to Manchester to join the Fire Brigade in 1960 but never forgot his home.
Loving husband and Dad to Stuart, Billy, Barbara, April and Donald. Loving grandad to fourteen grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Now reunited with wife Barbara after nine years apart. Greatly missed by all his many family, friends and workmates. Rest in Peace Dad xxx
REDDINGTON – Elllen, Broxburn/Uphall Station. Peacefully at home on November 11, 2020, Ellen, beloved wife of the late Joseph. Sadly missed by all her family and friends. Due to current restrictions Ellen’s funeral is by invitation only.
ROBINSON – Very peacefully at home, 2 Nursery Park, Spean Bridge, after a short illness, on November 9, 2020, Pauline Elizabeth Robinson née Hastings, aged 73 years. Wonderful wife of Dr Chris Robinson, mother of Neil, David and Kirsty and Granny of Sam and Lizzie in Taynuilt and Ollie and Ashley in Hong Kong. Late of Arkaig Cottage, Fort William. Funeral Service was held at Inverness Crematorium on Tuesday, November 17, 2020.
ROSE – Peacefully at Lorn and Islands Hospital, Oban on November 17, 2020, Andrew A Rose, aged 89. Formerly of Larach Bhan, Sonachan House and Drimbuie. Much loved husband of Gela. Treasured father to David, Susannah and Lizzie and loved father-in-law to Shuna and Philip. Proud grandfather of Anya, Archie, Jura, Louis, Iris, Eowyn, Indira and Sylva.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
LOWE – The family of Jeanne Lowe wish to warmly thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for all the beautiful cards, flowers, kind expressions of sympathy and uplifting anecdotes. Thank you to all who joined us at St. Columba’s cathedral, Cardross crematorium and Pennyfuir as well as those who lined the roadside to pay their last respects to Jeanne on her final journey. Thanks also to Father James and Father Roddy for their consoling and inspiring services, to Rev. Cringles for the organ music and to Becky Hill for her own arrangement of “Sleepy Shores” on the harp. We would also like to extend our thanks to the wonderful staff at Etive House Care Home for their thorough, dignified and loving care of Jeanne throughout the last ten months of her life. Thanks also goes to Dawn, the kind carers of Care Plus, Sharon and all the friends and neighbours who enabled Jeanne to stay at home for as long as she did. Thank you to Catriona of Hamish Hoey & Son Ltd for leading us through the funeral arrangements and to Angela of Flower House Oban for the wonderful autumnal display. Thanks also goes to the Cardross Inn and the Falls of Lora Hotel for the Covid-safe and attentive catering. Jeanne leaves us with a multitude of happy memories, love and laughter which we will hold in our hearts forever.
MEMORIAMS
BINNIE – In loving memory of my daughter Deborah née Clark.
Forever in my thoughts.
– Dad.
CAMERON – Angus (Angie), died November 18, 1994.
Never far from our thoughts, always in our hearts.
– Ann Marie, Catriona, Angus and Elaine, and grandchildren.
CAMPBELL – In loving memory of Nancy, who passed away on November 20, 2010, dearly loved wife, mum, mother-in-law and granny.
Remembering you is easy
We do it every day
It’s just the pain of losing you
That never goes away
– Iain, Iain, Fiona and families.
HENDERSON – In loving memory of my dear husband Iain, who died November 22, 2002.
In my heart your memory is kept
To treasure, to love and never forget
No verse, no flowers, no tears can say
How much I miss you every day.
– Isobel.
MACCALLUM – Morag Stewart née Nicolson, taken into God’s care November 23, 2017. Precious memories of a loving wife, devoted Mum and mother-in-law.
Forever with us and lovingly remembered every day.
Happy smiles, little laughs, always there steadfast and true your presence never fades.
MACINTYRE – Remembering with love a dearly loved dad Hugh, who passed away November 19, 2019.
Not one to trouble or make a fuss
You asked for nothing from any of us
God called you to him and we had to part
You leave us lonely with a broken heart.
– Love Margaret xxx
MACINTYRE – In loving memory of our precious dad, grandad and great-granddad Hughie, who passed away on November 19, 2019.
It broke our hearts to lose you
We have all our memories of our times together
And they will stay in our hearts forever.
All our love
– Fiona, Frank and family xxx
MACINTYRE – Hughie. Loved and missed so much.
– James, Shona and family.
MACINTYRE – Treasured memories of beloved parents, parents-in-law and grandparents, Archie (Baldy), and Mary (née Boyd) whose anniversaries occur about this time.
– Iain, Jane, Caroline and Boyd, Oban and Edinburgh.
MACKAY – Special memories of our mother Christine, who passed away November 18, 2006.
Devoted mum, nana and dearly loved wife of the late Donnie.
Remembered every day with love.
– Donna, Finlay, Rebecca and families.
MACKELLAR – Jessie (Campbell).
First anniversary, died November 20, 2019, Bunessan, Mull.
Precious memories of a dear wife, mother and grandmother.
Precious people are very few
That’s why there was only one of you
Nothing on earth can ever replace
The sound of your voice or the smile on your face.
No verse, no flowers, no tears can say
How much you are missed and loved every day
You always had a smile to share
A laugh, a joke and time to care
Your wonderful nature warm and true
These are the memories we have of you.
– Husband Glen, sons Alasdair and Colin and granddaughters Elizabeth, Erin, Lexie and Sophia.
MACKELLAR – Remembering with love our dear sister, sister-in-law and auntie Jessie, who passed away November 20, 2019.
Memories of our days together
Live within our hearts forever.
– All the family in Bunessan and away.
MACLENNAN – In loving memory of Joan MacLennan, who died November 25, 2019.
In mind a daily thought
In heart a silent sorrow.
– Jean, Mary-Ann and families.