Announcements – November 26, 2020

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ALLAN – Richard Campbell, aged 81. Peacefully at Royal Alexandra Hospital with family by his side on Friday, November 20, 2020. Deeply loved husband of Joan and father to Fiona, James and Heather. Sorely missed by all who knew him. Private service due to restrictions. Webcast available at 11.00 a.m. on Friday, December 4.
CAMPBELL – Peacefully, at the Lorn and Islands Hospital, Oban, Duncan, loving husband of Joan, father and father-in-law to Ellis, Iain, Morven and Iain and doting grandpa of Adam, Mark and Freya. Due to the current circumstances, a private funeral will take place on Friday, November 27, 2020. Anyone wishing to pay their respects, the cortège will leave from Croft Road at 11.30 a.m. make its way up Dalriach Road, turn and then pause for a moment at Oban Bowling Club, before making its way to Oban Parish Church, Glencruitten Road, Oban. The cortège will then leave the Church at 12.30 p.m. and make its way to Pennyfuir Cemetery. Family flowers only please. If desired, donations in lieu, for Argyll Beats Cardiovascular Disease (known as ABCD) can be sent c/o D & A Munn Ltd, Oban.

GALBRAITH – Peacefully at Mull and Iona Community Hospital on November 22, 2020. Brenda, wife of the late George Galbraith, Drumfingal and mother of Christine, Duncan and Andrew. Sadly missed.

SMITH – Peacefully at Inverclyde Royal Hospital on November 16, 2020, Elizabeth MacKinnon (Betty), beloved wife of the late Ian, loving mother of Howard, Bruce and daughter-in-law Tricia, beloved sister of the late Margaret MacNab. Formerly of Oban and Lorne Strathspey and Reel Society.

BINNIE – Deborah’s husband Lorne and children Jensen, Arden and Brodie would like to thank neighbours, friends and relatives for all the messages of love and the floral tributes received. With Mum and Dad, Janet and Callum Robertson and sister Pamela, all the family thank those who, unable to attend the service, stood to honour Deborah’s passing throughout the town on Tuesday, November 17, in what was atrocious weather. We are all truly touched by how much Deborah was loved by so many people, in Oban. Thank you to the staff at Oban Hospital for their care and attention to Deborah and to all the professionals who conducted the service at Pennyfuir and staff at the Royal Hotel. We also thank all those who have donated to Breast Cancer Support, contributing a total of £840 to date through

MACIVER – The family of Jemima Maciver wish to thank neighbours, relatives and friends for their kind messages of support, flowers, cards and phone calls following the death of Mima. Thanks also to everyone who joined us to say an affectionate farewell to Mima at Pennyfuir. Thanks to Ian MacInnes of D&A Munn for his guidance throughout the funeral arrangements and thanks to Rev Dugald Cameron for his respectful service and prayers.

MACDONALD – In loving memory of my darling daughter Mary, who passed away on Nov 30, 2017, mother, sister and auntie.
The day God took you home
In tears we saw you sinking
And watched you pass away
Our hearts were almost broken
We wanted you to stay
But when we saw you sleeping
So peaceful, free from pain
How could we wish you back with us
To suffer that again
It broke our hearts to lose you
But you did not go alone
For part of us when with you
The day God took you home.
– Your loving mum and family, Ballachulish and away.

MACINNES – In loving memory of my dear wife Ina, who passed away on November 28, 2010.
No tears, no verse, no words can say,
How much I miss you every day.
– Love Roddy xx

MACINNES – In loving memory of a dear mum and granny, who passed away on November 28, 2010. The good times we had as a family
A beautiful nature, a heart of gold, ­
These are memories, we’ll always hold.
Love and miss you always.
– Fiona, Brian and Euan, Kevan, Claire and Ellie xx

MACINTYRE – In loving memory of my husband Calum, died November 27, 2015.
Always remembered.
– Joyce.

MACINTYRE – In loving memory of our dear father Calum, who died November 27, 2015.
Always in our thoughts.
– Andrew and Iain.

MACINTYRE – In loving memory of Calum, who died on November 27, 2015.
Remembered every day.
– Mark, Donna, Shannon and Gary.

MACLACHLAN – Precious memories of my dear husband Ian, who passed away November 28, 2016.
Always in my thoughts
Forever in my heart.
– Chrissie, Caalmojo, Kilmory.

MACLACHLAN – Treasured memories of our dad, senair and sinn-senair Ian, who passed away November 28, 2016.
Like falling leaves, the years go by,
but love and memories never die.
– Catherine, Bill, Iain, Katie and families.

MACLACHLAN – In loving memory of my dear father and our senair Ian, who passed away on November 28, 2016.
Loved and remembered always.
– Allan and family.

MACLACHLAN – Treasured memories of our dad, senair and sinn-senair Ian, who passed away November 28, 2016.
Nothing can ever take away
The love a heart holds dear
Fond memories linger every day
Remembrance keeps him near.
– Morag, David, Allan, Angus, Iain and families.

MACLACHLAN – Treasured memories of a dear dad and senair, who passed away November 28, 2016.
No longer in our lives to share
But in our hearts you are always there.
Loved always.
– Joan, Emma and Kirsty x

MACLEOD – Treasured memories of Murdo, who died November 29, 2017.
Missed every minute of every day.
– Jane and family.

NICOL – 10th anniversary. Precious memories of Gavin, a beloved son, who passed away November 23, 2010.
Forever in our hearts
Remembered with a smile
– Mum, Jimmy and Chloe.

WEATHERALL – In loving memory of Katie, who died November 27, 2018.
Those we love don’t go away
They walk beside us every day
Unseen, unheard but always near
Still loved, still missed and very dear.
– Anne, Carine, Wolfgang, Andy and Jamie.