The Press and Journal (Inverness, Highlands, and Islands) : 2020-06-22

OBITUARIES : 34 : 34


THE PRESS AND JOURNAL 34 OBITUARIES Monday, June 22, 2020 FAMILYNOTI­CES Deeaatth Nottiiccee­ss SSpeecciia­allMeessss­aageess AAcckknnoo­wleleddgge­emeennttss SIIMPSON URQUHARTT MUTTCH GARDEN Passed Passed away away peacefully, at at home, home, in in Cove, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, in the arms of her her family, family, after after a a long long fight with with illness, Lesley Lesley Anne Anne Bowden Bowden Garden, Garden, much loved loved and and adored adored wife wife of Lawson, Lawson, loving loving and and caring mother mother of Raymond and pet pet dog dog Buddy, Buddy, daughter of of the the late late Alex Alex and Eleanor Eleanor Bullions, Bullions, sister of of Brian, Brenda, Sandra and and the the late Linda, much loved loved aunt aunt and and a a very much much loved loved friend friend of of many. Rest Rest in peace, peace, my my love, you you will will forever forever be be in our hearts. hearts. Never forgotten. (formerly (formerly of Mosstodloc­h) (Stuartfiel­d) (Aberdeen/Banchory) Very Very suddenly, suddenly, at at home, home, on on Thursday, Thursday, June June 18, 18, 2020, 2020, Sandy Sandy Urquhart, Urquhart, aged aged 62 62 years, years, dearly dearly loved loved and and cherished cherished husband husband of of Shirley Shirley Lawrie, Lawrie, a a much much loved loved and and loving loving dad dad of of Sarah Sarah and and Craig, Craig, a a dear dear son son of of Jean Jean and and the the late late Sandy Sandy Urquhart Urquhart and and a a much much loved loved brother, brother, brother-in-law brother-in-law and and uncle. uncle. Very Very sadly sadly missed. missed. Owing Owing to to government government restrictio­ns, restrictio­ns, funeral funeral private. private. Family Family flowers flowers only. only. Linda, Linda, Lesley, Lesley, Caroline, Caroline, and and their their families families would would like like to to offer offer their their sincere sincere thanks thanks to to family, family, friends friends and and neighbours neighbours for for the the beautiful beautiful flowers, flowers, cards, cards, phone phone calls calls and and messages messages following following the the sad sad loss loss of of their their dear dear Mum, Mum, Margaret. Margaret. Your Your thoughts thoughts and and memories memories have have given given us us great great comfort comfort at at this this sad sad time. time. Heartfelt Heartfelt gratitude gratitude to to the the staff staff at at Dalvenie Dalvenie Gardens Gardens and and Bellfield Bellfield Care Care Home Home for for their their care care over over the the past past seven seven years, years, and and especially especially to to those those who who looked looked after after Mum Mum so so compassion­ately compassion­ately in in her her final final months; months; your your kindness kindness is is appreciate­d appreciate­d more more than than words words can can say. say. We We would would also also like like to to thank thank the the Banchory Banchory Healthcare Healthcare Services Services for for all all they they did did for for Mum, Mum, the the Rev. Rev. Alan Alan Murray Murray for for conducting conducting the the uplifting uplifting service, service, Brian Brian Smith Smith Funeral Funeral Services Services for for their their dignified dignified and and profession­al profession­al arrangemen­ts arrangemen­ts and and Rosie’s Rosie’s of of Banchory Banchory for for the the beautiful beautiful flowers. flowers. Sadly Sadly missed, missed, forever forever in in our our hearts. hearts. Peacefully, Peacefully, at at the the G.P. G.P. Unit, Unit, Blairgowri­e Blairgowri­e Community Hospital, Hospital, on on Saturday, June June 13, 13, 2020, 2020, Eric Eric aged aged 88 88 years years ex-Sergeant, Grampian Grampian Police Police and S.N.E.C.C., S.N.E.C.C., Bothy Bothy Ballad Champion. Beloved husband husband of of the the late late Isabel (Sister), (Sister), cherished cherished dad of of Lesley, Lesley, dear dear fatherin-law of of Colin, Colin, loving and and adored grandad grandad of Jade Jade and Gillian, Gillian, brother, brother-in-law, brother-in-law, uncle uncle and friend friend to to many. many. Due Due to to current restrictio­ns restrictio­ns a a private funeral funeral service service will will be be held held in in Perth Perth Crematoriu­m, Crematoriu­m, on Wednesday, Wednesday, June June 24, 24, an interment interment of of ashes will will take take place place at at a a later date date in in Bellie Bellie Churchyard, Fochabers. Fochabers. All All enquiries to to David David Scott Scott Ltd, Ltd, Funeral Directors, Directors, Blairgowri­e. STEPHEN ANDERSON ELLEN (NELL) MOIR IInnlloovv­iinnggmeem­oorryyooff­EEllleennM­ooiirrwhho­o died died on on June June 22nd 22nd 1997, 1997, aatttthhee­aaggeeooff­9900.. CCaann’t’tbbeelilei­evveeaayye­eaarrhhaas­sggoonneep­paasstt,, Thinking Thinking of of you you every every day, AAlwlwaayy­ssininoouu­rrhheeaarr­ttss.. LLoovveeyy­oouumoorre­etthhaannw­weeccaanne­evveerrssa­ayy.. FFrroom AAnnnneeaa­nnddJJoohh­nnxxxxxx LLoovveeMu­um aannddDDaa­dd Miissed a ffamiilly nottiice? Missed a ffamiilly notice? Miissed a a family family notice? notice? wwwwww. . ppreresssa­annddjojou­ / fafammiliy­lyaannnoou­unncceemme­enntsts SMAIILL www.p.prreessssa­annddjjoou­ /familyanno­uncements OUR OPENING TIMES Sadly, Sadly, at at home home in in Dyce on on Friday, Friday, June June 12, 12, 2020, 2020, Alan Alan Smail, Smail, aged aged 75 years, years, beloved husband of of Anna Anna and and dear father of of Mary Mary and and Isla. Isla. He He will will be be sorely sorely missed missed by by all all his his family family and and friends. friends. Funeral private private due due to to current restrictio­ns. wwwwww. . pressandjo­ fafammiliy­lyaannnoou­unncceemme­enntsts PIIRIIE Peacefully, Peacefully, at at Tor-na-Dee Care Care Home, Home, Milltimber, on on Thursday, Thursday, June June 18, 2020, 2020, after after a a short short illness, Margaret Margaret Kenneth Kenneth Pirie (Gordon) (Gordon) aged aged 90 90 years. Loving Loving wife wife of of the the late Duncan Duncan and and much much loved mum mum of of Gordon Gordon and Karen, Karen, mum-in-law mum-in-law to to Rhona Rhona and and Steven Steven and loving, loving, cherished cherished granny to to James, Matthew Matthew and Aimee, Aimee, granny-in-law granny-in-law to Marianne Marianne and and Thomas. Also Also a a proud proud great-granny to to Khloe Khloe and Alfie, Alfie, a a dear sister sister to to the late late Jimmy, aunt aunt and and friend friend to to many. Funeral Funeral private private due due to current government guidelines. WOOD (Portsoy) TTHOM Suddenly Suddenly after after a a short short illness illness at at Seafield Seafield Hospital, Hospital, Buckie Buckie on on Thursday, Thursday, June June 18, 18, 2020. 2020. David David Alexander Alexander Wood Wood (Sandy) (Sandy) aged aged 76 76 years, years, 16 16 Campbell Campbell Drive, Drive, Portsoy Portsoy beloved beloved husband husband of of Isobel Isobel Simpson, Simpson, loving loving dad dad of of Mark, Mark, Nicola Nicola and and Bryan, Bryan, father-in-law father-in-law to to Eleanor Eleanor and and Mia Mia a a devoted devoted granda granda to to Shaun, Shaun, Michael, Michael, Callum, Callum, Alanna Alanna and and Logan Logan and and a a much much loved loved brother brother and and uncle. uncle. Funeral Funeral Private. Private. They want to know Fraserburg­h/Peterhead Peacefully Peacefully at at her her home, home, after after a a long long illness illness borne borne with with courage courage and and dignity dignity on on Saturday, Saturday, June June 20, 20, 2020, 2020, Elizabeth Elizabeth West West Thom Thom aged aged 82, 82, beloved beloved wife wife of of Charlie, Charlie, loving loving Mum Mum of of Duncan Duncan and and the the late late Sandra Sandra and and Brenda, Brenda, much much loved loved Grannie Grannie of of Alexsander, Alexsander, Malaika Malaika and and Jamie. Jamie. Funeral Funeral Private Private at at her her own own request. request. 99aam --5pm Mondaayy--FFrriidaay­y SANDIISON Teelllrree­llaattiivv­eess aand ffrriieend­ss aabouttaan eengaageem­eentt,, marriage marriage or or biirrtth (Buckie) They wantt to to know know Peacefully, Peacefully, after after a a long long happy happy fulfilling fulfilling life, life, at at her her home, home, Lyndhurst, Lyndhurst, West West Cathcart Cathcart Street, Street, Buckie Buckie on on Thursday, Thursday, June June 18, 18, 2020, 2020, Elizabeth Elizabeth (Betty) (Betty) Smith Smith in in her her 94th 94th year. year. Dearly Dearly loved loved wife wife of of the the late late George George Silver Silver Sandison, Sandison, cherished cherished mother mother of of Elizabeth, Elizabeth, treasured treasured grandmothe­r grandmothe­r of of Nathalie Nathalie and and Alexandra, Alexandra, an an adored adored great-grandmothe­r great-grandmothe­r of of Millie Millie and and a a loving loving sister sister and and aunt. aunt. Funeral Funeral private private at at her her own own request. request. AAcckknnoo­wleleddgge­emeennttss GRECZYLO TTeelllrre­elalattivi­veess aannddffrr­ieiennddss­aabboouutt an an engagement, maarrriaia­ggeeoorrbb­irirtthh (Oldmeldrum) The The family family would would like like to to thank thank friends friends and and neighbours neighbours and and The The Royal Royal British British Legion Legion for for the the many many kind kind expression­s expression­s of of sympathy sympathy extended extended to to them them after after Nan’s Nan’s sad sad passing. passing. Special Special thanks thanks to to Jacqui Jacqui Duncan Duncan and and staff staff of of Red Red Deer Deer Row, Row, Bennachie Bennachie View View Care Care Home Home for for their their loving loving care, care, also also Dr Dr David David Connell Connell and and staff staff of of Oldmeldrum Oldmeldrum Medical Medical Practice, Practice, Rev. Rev. Valerie Valerie Mitchell Mitchell for for her her comforting comforting and and uplifting uplifting service, service, Ian Ian Thomson Thomson for for his his dignified dignified support, support, profession­alism profession­alism in in funeral funeral arrangemen­ts. arrangemen­ts. To To the the many many friends friends lining lining the the streets streets to to pay pay their their last last respects, respects, our our sincere sincere thanks. thanks. TERENCE REITH IInnlloovv­iinnggmeem­oorryyooff­TTeerrryy,,ssaaddllyy ttaakkeenn­oonneeyyee­aarraaggoo­ttooddaayy.. Caalll0011­2222446699­11221122 IIfftteeaa­rrssccoouu­ldldbbuuil­idldaasstt­aairirwwaa­yy,, AAnnddmeem­oorrieiess­wweerreeaa­lalannee,, IIwwoouuld­ldwwaalklk­rrigighhtt­uuppttooHH­eeaavveenn aannddbbrr­ininggyyoo­uubbaacckk­aaggaainin.. 9am-5pm, 9am-5pm, Monday Monday to to Friday Calll 01224 691212 THOMSON (Drybridge, (Drybridge, Buckie) GGrraannit­iteeMeemoo­rriaialsls Peacefully, Peacefully, at at Netherha Netherha Care Care Home, Home, Buckie Buckie on on Saturday, Saturday, June June 20, 20, 2020, 2020, Hilda Hilda Elsie Elsie Duncan Duncan (retired (retired teacher) teacher) aged aged 100 100 years. years. Beloved Beloved wife wife of of the the late late Meldrum Meldrum Thomson, Thomson, dearly dearly loved loved mother mother of of John John and and a a much much loved loved sister-in-law sister-in-law and and aunt. aunt. Funeral Funeral private. private. LLoovvinin­ggyyoouuaa­lwlwaayyss­TTeerrryy.. UUnnttilil­wweemeeeet­taaggaaini­n.. Callll 01224 691212 9am-5pm, 9am-5pm, Monday Monday to to Friday Friday Lots Lots of of love love Michael Michael & & Susan xxxxxx FFrereecoc­ololouurrb­brorochchu­urere InInscsrci­rpiptitoio­nns sininaanny­ycecmemete­etreyry 0011222446­655220000 wwww. .rorobberet­rstosonnmm­ememoorira­