Announcements – January 21, 2021

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DEATHS
CAMPBELL – Peacefully at home on January 12, 2021, in his 88th year, John, beloved husband of Katie Mary, much loved Dad to Anne, James and Tony, father-in-law to Hector and Rhoda, adored and devoted Gen to Craig, Nicola, Laura, Stuart and Rebecca. A dear brother, cousin, uncle and friend to many. Fois shìorraidh dha.
EVANS – Suddenly, in Nardò, Southern Italy, on January 8, 2021, aged 51 years, Lloyd, dearly loved son of Janet and the late Billy Evans, much loved brother of Jane and Clare, a dear brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, nephew, cousin, friend and colleague. May his soul Rest in Peace.
MACDONALD – Margaret Mary (née Livingstone), aged 91, peacefully at Lorn and Islands Hospital on January 5, 2021, after a short illness. Beloved wife of the late Donald John MacDonald, Stoneybridge, South Uist. Loving mother to Peggy and Lachie, much loved sister, sister-in-law, mother-in-law, granny and great-granny. Bith thu daonnan nar smaointean.
MACKAY – Sadly but peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on Sunday, January 17, 2021, Mairi MacKay, aged 70 years, Nevis Road, Inverlochy, Fort William. Funeral service will take place in private on Tuesday, January 26, 2021,
1pm, at Fort William Kilmallie – Duncansburgh Church, thereafter to Blarour Cemetery, Spean Bridge. Funeral cortege will pass through Inverlochy village from approximately 1.40pm, pausing at her own home on Nevis Road before a service of committal at Blarour Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Mairi to be announced. Arrangements by Manson & MacBeath.
MAXWELL – Peacefully at the Mid Argyll Hospital, Lochgilphead, on January 14, 2021, Tommy Maxwell, in his 87th year, of 6 Hermione Terrace, Ardrishaig. Retired Hydro Electric Board Engineer and former Royal Corp of Signals. Beloved husband of the late Florence (Bunty) Currie. Adored father of James, much respected father-in-law of Sandra, and dearly loved Grampa of Emily and Thomas. Cherished brother of Ileen and the late Hugh (Tuan.) A dear brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle and cousin to all the family. A good neighbour, dear friend and former colleague. A private funeral service was held at Achnabreac Cemetery on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. Forever in our thoughts.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
FORGRIEVE – The family of the late Mary Forgrieve would like to thank relatives and friends for all their messages, cards and phone calls of sympathy and support following their sad loss. Our thanks also go to the nursing staff and carers who looked after Mary so well. We are very grateful to the Rev Dugald Cameron for a lovely service at the church and the graveside and to funeral directors, Hamish Hoey & Son for their excellent service. Also a special thanks to Tina for all her help.
MACDONALD – The family of the late Angus MacDonald (Invergowrie and Bonawe) would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for kind expressions of sympathy received following our sad loss. Our thanks are also extended to Rev. Dugald Cameron for his comforting service at graveside, to Ian MacInnes of D&A Munn Ltd for his professional services and to Kevin Rodgers for piping at Achnaba Cemetery. Finally a special thanks to all who paid their respects by lining the route to Achnaba.
MACDONALD – The family of the late Margaret Mary would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the many cards, messages, phone calls received following their sad loss. Grateful thanks to the doctors and staff at Ward B Lorn and Islands Hospital. Our thanks to Rev Tom Telfer for his comforting service, Duncan Gunn Undertaker for professional services. Sincere thanks to the community of Lismore who came to pay their respects at the cemetery. It was much appreciated.
MACLEAN – Chrissie and family of the late Donald (Donnie) wish to thank Rev Morag Muirhead for an uplifting service and family, neighbours and friends for all their kindness. Special mention to doctors and nurses of Craig Nevis Surgery, Crossroads Lochaber, MacLellan Undertakers for efficient services and MacDonald Bros for lovely flowers. Sadly missed.
MACLEOD – The family of the late Louis Macleod would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the many kind expressions of sympathy, flowers, cards, messages and phone calls received following their sad loss. Grateful thanks to ambulance service, fire service, Lorn and Islands medical staff and doctors and nurses at Lorn Medical Centre for their special care and attention Louis received during his illnesses. Thanks also to Rev Dugald Cameron for his comforting words at the graveside, D&A Munn for all their help and understanding and Petals of Oban for the flowers.
MEMORIAMS
BINNIE – In loving memory of Isobel, a much loved Mum and Granny, who passed away January 23, 2020.
Loved and remembered every day.
– Gordon, Kirsteen, Matthew and Lewis.
CAMPBELL – Treasured memories of a loving mother and gran, Marion, died January 17, 1997.
Always in our thoughts and hearts.
– Lorne and Kathie, Eriskay and Alasdair, Christine and family, Blairgowrie.
CAMPBELL – In loving memory of Kenneth James Campbell, who passed away on January 27, 2020.
Goodbyes are not forever
Goodbyes are not the end
They simply mean we miss you
Until we meet again
– From all the family.
CLARK – Treasured memories of our parents, Angus Ross Clark, who we lost on January 19, 2009 and our mum Peggy Clark (née Brown), who joined him on January 28, 2016.
Missed more than words can say
“Lives on forever within our hearts”
Remembering also, our Granpa Donald Brown, who passed away January 19, 1973.
– Morag, Dugie, Donald and Gavin, Mike, Kaye, Lorraine and James, Nicola, Paula, Ryan, Cooper, Taylor, Dara and Iona, Colin, Gregor and Ciaran.
CRAWFORD – In memory of Jessie, died January 20, 1995, a dear mother and gran.
Sadly missed.
– The family.
FERGUSON – Fond memories of our dear friend Mary, died January 25, 2020.
Sadly missed.
– Ann and Yvonne.
LYNN – Winnifred, died January 23, 2016.
It is five years since you passed away
I think of you every day
My memories of you never sway
How I miss you darling as I pray
For you on your anniversary.
– Colin.
LYNN – In loving memory of Winnie, a much loved sister, who died January 23, 2016, after many years of illness so bravely borne.
Always remembered by sisters Kate and Norie and the family.
MACDONALD – Precious memories of David Hepburn (Davie), who passed away on January 26, 2001.
Miss you and love you always,
– Margaret, Elspeth, David, Roslyn and Ewan.
And from your grandchildren, with all their love,
– Kyle, Emma and Ally.
MACPHAIL – In loving memory of my dear husband Norman, January 25, 1988 and my darling grandson Ryan, January 7, 2003.
Two very special boys, always remembered with love.
– Penny MacPhail and family.
PEARSON – Jamie, 25th anniversary, accidentally on January 24, 1996, aged 27.
A precious son, brother, brother-in-law and uncle.
May the winds of love blow softly
And whisper for you to hear
That we’ll always love and miss you
And wish that you were here.
– Mum and Dad, Audrey and Gregor, Gemma, Ashleigh, Rian and baby Poppy xx
POTTER – Precious memories of Jennifer, much loved daughter and sister.
– Mum and family.
POTTER – Always remembering my lovely granddaughter Jennifer, who was sadly taken from us on January 20, 2001, age 17 years.
– Love from Nana Potter xxx
POTTER – Treasured memories of a dear niece and cousin, Jennifer, who died tragically on January 20, 2001.
Always in our thoughts.
– Auntie Kirsty, Uncle Stephen and cousins Findlay and Susannah.
POTTER – Jennifer, tragically taken on January 20, 2001.
Fondly remembered by Auntie Irene and family.