Announcements – January 7, 2021

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DEATHS
CAMPBELL – Peacefully at home, Beinn Ghlas, Furnace on December 31, 2020, Alexander (Alex) Campbell in his 87th year. Beloved husband of the late Pearl MacCallum. Dearly loved and adored father of Hazel, Ronnie, Carol and Lorna. A much respected father-in-law of Ronnie, Mhairi, Douglas and Alastair. Devoted and proud Papa and Old Papa. Alex was a highly respected member of the local and surrounding communities, and a stalwart of Kilmory Shinty Club. A private family service was held in Cumlodden Parish Church, Furnace on Thursday, January 7, 2021, followed by Interment at Kilevin Cemetery, Crarae.
McRAE – Peacefully on Thursday, December 24, 2020, in the wonderful care of Aden House, Inverness, Roderick (George), aged 98 years. Formerly of Moray Drive, Balloch and Bunessan, Isle of Mull. Beloved husband of the late Nancy, loving father, father-in-law, grandpa and great-grandpa. A private funeral, under current government guidelines, will take place at Suidhe Cemetery, Bunessan on Thursday, January 7, 2021.
MORRIS – Mairi Stewart (née Nicholson), formerly of 17 Corran Brae, Oban. Passed away on December 21, 2020 at The Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend, South Wales, aged 91. Beloved wife of the late Bill Morris. Loving mother of Ann, Gwyneth and Robert and mother-in- law of Jim, Richard and Verity, loving grandmother of Nick and Richard loving great-grandmother of Jackson, Mia, Sam and Marianne.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
CAMERON – Kinlochleven. The Cameron family would like to thank relatives, friends and all who turned out at Kinlochleven and Kinlochmore Cemetery. Sincere thanks to Rev Malcolm Kinnear for church service and graveside. Special thanks to Manson & MacBeath, Mosspark Home and Belford Hospital.
MACEACHERN – Donald, David and their families would like to thank everyone most sincerely for the many kind expressions of sympathy received in the recent sad passing of Isobel. A heartfelt thank you to the wonderful people who provided care and support, Sarah and Claire, Carr Gomm, Ardfenaig Care Home, Marie Curie, District Nurses and medical staff of Glenaray Ward. We would also like to extend our thanks to Rev. David Carruthers for his personal and comforting service; to Donald MacDonald Funeral Directors for their professional and compassionate services; Morna for her beautiful flower arrangements and to the Lithgow family for their friendship and kindness shown to Isobel. Lastly our thanks to all those who paid their respects during these difficult times.
MUNN – Janice, Donnie and Moira wish to thank all family and friends for their loving support and kindness following the very sad loss of Nella. Special thanks to the staff at the Lorn Medical Centre and Ward B Lorn and Islands Hospital for their care and attention and also heartfelt thanks to the doctors and nurses at the Tiree Medical Practice who went above and beyond during mum’s last few weeks. Sincere thanks to the Rev. Alan Millar for his comforting service, Angela Guy at the Flower House for the beautiful flowers, Andy Hayes and the Tiree Cooperative for their professional funeral arrangements, Fiona MacPhail and the Lodge Hotel for their excellent catering and Coinneach MacKinnon for piping at the graveside.
MEMORIAMS
CAMERON – Rosemary Cameron, Onich, passed away January 2, 2020. In memory of our mum and granny,
Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us every day,
Unseen, unheard but always near, they will stay forever dear to us.
– Ann Marie, Catriona, Angus and Elaine and grandchildren Liam, Stewart, Sophie and Alex.
DUNCAN – In loving memory of Isabel (Bibby), who passed away on January 10, 2020.
Although your smile is gone forever and your hand we cannot touch, we have so many memories of the one we loved so much; It is sad to walk the road alone instead of side by side, but to all there comes a moment when the ways of life divide; You gave us years of happiness then came sorrow and tears, but you left us beautiful memories we will treasure throughout the years; Of all life’s simple pleasures, gifts both great and small, to have you as my wife, our mum and our nan was the greatest gift of all.
Always in our hearts.
– Billy and all the family.
EVANS – Cathie, passed away peacefully on January 11, 2008. Dear mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-granny to Nigel, Hazel, David, Gareth and Kaitlyn.
Always in our thoughts.
HAVLIN – In loving memory of my dear husband John who passed away on January 1, 2020.
Precious memories treasured forever of days when we were all together
No longer in our lives to share
But in our hearts you are always there
– Moira Havlin and family.
HEAP – In loving memory of a beloved husband, dad, father-in-law and grandad Robert (Bob), who died January 12, 2018.
Those special memories of you
Will always bring a smile
If only we could have you back
For just a little while
Then we could sit and talk again
Just like we used to do
You always meant so very much
And always will do too
The fact that you are no longer here
Will always cause us pain
But you’re forever in our hearts
Until we meet again
– Your loving wife Isabel, Robert, Joe, Louis, Lorraine, Sophie and Morgan xxxxxxx
Also remembering a dear son and brother Edward (Eddie), who died April 4, 1979, aged 18 years and our lovely dog Buster who left a paw print on our hearts.
HENDY – Precious memories of my parents, Brian who died on December 30, 1996 and Margaret who died on January 7, 2019. Always in my thoughts.
– Sandra and family.
LAUDER – Stephen 3/3/65 – 4/01/14. Precious memories of our darling son Stephen.
As time goes on without you
As days turn into years
They hold a million memories
And a thousand silent tears
No longer in our life to share
But in our hearts you are always there
Loved forever.
– Ma, Dad, Billy, Kevin, Gillian and families.
MACDONALD – Treasured memories of Eileen, dearly loved mum of Phillip and precious daughter of Margaret and sister of Colin and Karen, taken from us on January 6, 2008, also remembering loved ones gone before.
To us you were so special
What more is there to say
We only wish with all our hearts
That you were here today
Every year gets harder and so sorely missed.
– From the family, 14 Corran Brae, Oban.
MACDONALD – In loving memory of my dearest niece Eileen Susan, died January 6, 2008.
A daily thought, a silent tear
A constant wish that you were here
Cherished memories.
– Auntie Eileen and cousin Rhea.
MACLELLAN – Remembering with love Christopher Allan on his 30th anniversary, taken from us on January 1, 1991.
Forever in our hearts.
– The MacLellan family.
ROBERTSON – In loving memory of my dear husband George and our dearest dad who passed away on January 6, 2011.
Always loved and sorely missed.
– Margaret, sons George and Lorne, and daughter-in-law Helen xx