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Family Notices

16 September 2019

Johnston (Inverness)

Peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 3rd September 2019, Isabel Vivienne, aged 86 years, Royal Ness Court, Inverness. Beloved wife of the late Neil Johnston, sister to Elizabeth, sister in law to Michael, Ayr and aunt to Pauline, Violet and Francis.  Funeral Service on Tuesday, 24th September, at 10am in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, followed by a Committal Service on Wednesday, 25th September, at 1pm in Kirkapol Cemetery, Isle of Tiree. Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for the British Heart Foundation and the Highland Hospice at the service or may be forwarded to the funeral directors.  Car parking available at the funeral home.

12 September 2019

Dipple (Inverness)

At Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 10th September 2019, Brian Dipple, aged 80 years.  Funeral service on Friday 27th September at 1pm at Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend.  Donations are invited for Parkinson’s UK at the service or may be forwarded to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

12 September 2019

Cossar (Inverness)

At Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 9th September 2019, David George, aged 76 years, previously of Leachkin Avenue, Inverness.  Beloved husband of Joy, loving father of Jane and Nick, much loved grandad of Jaydon, Erica, George and Andy.  Funeral service of Thursday 19th September at 1.45pm in the Old High Church, Church Street, Inverness, thereafter to Tore Cemetery.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for the British Heart Foundation at the service or may be forwarded to the Funeral Directors: John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA. 

12 September 2019

Lewicki (Inverness)

At the Highland Hospice, Inverness on 10th September 2019, Ted Lewicki, aged 71 years.  Funeral private.

12 September 2019

Tierney (Achnasheen)

At Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, Michael Charles Tierney, aged 66 years.  Funeral private.

12 September 2019

Campbell (Inverness)

Peacefully in the exceptional care of the staff at Meallmore Nursing Home, on 9th September 2019, Louis Campbell, aged 88 years, formerly of Kilmuir Road, Inverness.  Beloved husband of the late Iris (nee Matheson), much loved dad of Louis, Shirley and Gillian, loving granda, great granda and great great granda, also a dear father in law, brother, brother in law, uncle and friend.  Funeral service on Thursday 19th September at 10.15am in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Wardlaw Cemetery, Kirkhill.  All friends respectfully invited.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for Meallmore Lodge Residents’ Fund at the service.  Car parking available at the Funeral Home.

12 September 2019

Small (Applecross)

Peacefully on September 9th 2019 at Highview Nursing Home, Inverness, after a long battle with cancer, Lenore, aged 76 years, formerly of Applecross & Edinburgh. She will be sadly missed by family and friends. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, 25th September, at 11am in Clachan Chapel, Applecross.  All welcome to attend.  Donations, if desired, to Macmillan Cancer Support may be given at the service or forwarded to John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

11 September 2019

Thomson (Inverness)

Peacefully at his sister’s home on Saturday 7th September 2019, Ernest Niven Thomson (Ernie), Denny Street, Inverness.  Adored father of Christopher, father in law of Claire.  Proud granda to Morgan and Ava.  Adored brother of Lyn and brother in law of Donnie.  Loving uncle and a dear cousin.  A good friend to many.   Funeral service on Wednesday 18th September at 1pm in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend.  No flowers please.  Donations are invited for Macmillan Highland and Marie Curie at the service.  Car parking available at the funeral home.

10 September 2019

Ross (Glasgow / Invergordon)

Peacefully at The Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice, Glasgow on 4th September 2019, Shena Ross, aged 65 years.  Much loved daughter of the late Angus and Rene, dear step daughter of Katie, dearly loved sister of Catherine, Karen, Mairi and John,  step sister of Morag, Angus and the late Katherine, and a dear niece, auntie and sister in law.  Funeral service on Monday 16th September at 11am in Inverness Crematorium to which all are welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for The Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice which may be given at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

10 September 2019

Fraser (Edinburgh / Plockton)

Suddenly, after a long illness bravely borne at the Western General Hospital on 6th September 2019, Alison, youngest daughter of the late Rev James W. and Margaret Fraser, beloved sister, aunt and friend to all. Funeral service at Buccleuch Free Church, Edinburgh on Monday 16th September at 11am and at Glenurquhart  Free Church on Tuesday 17th September at 10.30am and a committal in Old Kilmore Cemetery, Drumnadrochit thereafter. Family flowers only please but donations to Women For Mission if desired.  Enquiries to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, tel 01463 233366.

9 September 2019

Munro (Inverness)

Suddenly at her home on 5th September 2019, Iris Huntingford Munro, aged 81 years, Fairfield Road, Inverness.  Retired maths teacher Inverness Royal Academy, High School and Culloden Academy.  Beloved wife of the late John D. A. Munro, much loved mam of John and Winnie, loving mother in law of Lynda and Tony, dearly loved granny of Darren and James and great Granny Papa of Alexis and Alfie.  Funeral service on Friday 13th September at 10.30am in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Tomnahurich Cemetery.  All friends respectfully invited.  Family flowers only please.  Donations for Woodlands Centre, Inverness may be given at the service.  Car parking available at the Funeral Home.

9 September 2019

Bannen (Isle of Wight)

Marilyn (nee Salisbury), widow of the late actor Ian.   Marilyn died peacefully at Mountbatten Hospice, Newport, Isle of Wight on Wednesday 28th August 2019 aged 76.  The funeral service will take place on Friday 20th September at 12 Noon at Our Lady & St Wilfrid Roman Catholic Church, Ventnor, IOW followed by a service of committal on Tuesday 24th September at 12 Noon at The Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Stratherrick, Whitebridge Inverness-shire followed by burial at Fort Augustus.  Family flowers only please but donations are welcomed for the benefit of 'Mountbatten Hospice'  'Macmillan Nurses' & Churches of 'Our Lady & St Wilfrid' & 'The Immaculate Conception' Funds

4 September 2019

Armstrong (Fortrose)

Peacefully at home on 1st September 2019, Kathleen Armstrong, aged 92 years.  Much loved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  Sorely missed by family and friends.  Funeral service on Wednesday 11th September at 11am in St Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Fortrose to which all friends are respectfully invited; thereafter cremation private.  Family flowers only please.  Donations to the British Heart Foundation and Pancreatic Cancer Action may be given at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

30 August 2019

Donegan (Nevis / Avoch)

Peacefully on 23rd August 2019, Glynis Margaret Donegan, aged 71 years, latterly of Avoch, previously of Saint Kitts and Nevis.  Funeral private.  Enquiries to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, 01463 233366.

27 August 2019

Stewart (North Kessock)

Passed away peacefully on 26th August 2019, Eileen, aged 78 years, Bellfield Road, North Kessock.  Much loved wife of the late Harry Stewart, mum to Helen, Fiona, Sandra and Jean, gran and great gran.  Private funeral for close family.  Enquires to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, tel 01463 233366.

26 August 2019

Williams (Inverness)

Peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 19th August 2019 with his family by his side, Ian, aged 80 years, Ashton Road, Inverness.  Loving husband of the late Ena Williams (nee Slater), much loved Dad of Heather, Susan and Alan, dear brother of Les.  Funeral service on Thursday 5th September at 2pm in Inverness Crematorium. All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for Smile Train at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

23 August 2019

Drummond (Conon Bridge)

Very suddenly but peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 18th August 2019, Neil, aged 84 years, Conon Bridge, ex Northern Constabulary.  Beloved husband of Helen, a loving father of Joan, father in law to Peter, grandad to Emma and a good friend to many.  Funeral Service on Tuesday 3rd September at 1.30pm in Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for The British Heart Foundation, Inverness and Highland Hospice at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors, John Fraser & Son, Lovat House, High Street, Dingwall, IV15 9TF.

23 August 2019

Ross (Glenmoriston / Ardgay)

Irene Meiklejohn, aged 72 years, passed away peacefully at home on 20th August 2019, wife of John, mother of Ingrid and Aileen, sister of Isobel and Alan.  Funeral Ceremony on Monday 2nd September at 11am in Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend.  No flowers please.  Donations are invited for the RNLI at the ceremony or forwarded to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

21 August 2019

Carruthers (Aviemore)

Peacefully at home on 17th August 2019, Margaret Finlay (nee Watson), aged 66 years, Kinvechy Gardens, Aviemore.  A loving mum, gran, mother in law and sister.  Funeral service on Friday 30th August at 11am in Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for the Renal Unit, Raigmore Hospital and Alzheimer Scotland at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

21 August 2019

Galloway (Belladrum)

Suddenly on the morning of 15th August 2019, Ann Galloway, aged 79 years, Belladrum.  Beloved wife of Alistair and loving mum of Alistair and Fiona, devoted gran of Ashley, Callum and Ben, and great grandma of Jack.  Funeral service on Wednesday 28th August at 12.30pm in Kilmorack & Erchless Church of Scotland, Croyard Road, Beauly followed by committal at Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for Highland Hospice at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

17 September 2019

Munro (Inverness)

The family of the late Iris Munro wish to thank all relatives and friends for sympathy shown to them in their recent bereavement.  Thanks to Alzheimer Scotland for their support over the last few months and to all who attended the funeral service and donated so generously the amount of £462.00 to the Woodlands Centre, Inverness.  Special thanks to Deacon Dot Getliffe for her uplifting service.  Thanks also to Sarah Maclean and all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their sensitivity and support with the funeral arrangements.

17 September 2019

Armstrong (Fortrose)

The family of Kathleen Armstrong wish to thank all relatives and friends for their kind words and sympathy during their recent sad loss.  They also wish to thank all those who donated so generously to the chosen charities, both at the funeral service and through John Fraser & Son.  The family would also like to acknowledge the quiet respect and kindness shown by the first responder and ambulance team.  Special thanks to Canon Mel Langille and Sarah Maclean and all her colleagues at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their care and compassion at such a different time.

12 September 2019

Drummond (Conon Bridge)

Helen and family would like to thank relatives, friends and neighbours for the many cards and messages received, with their kind expressions of sympathy on the sad loss of Neil.  Grateful thanks to the emergency services, excellent care from Dr Smith and Raigmore Intensive Care Unit.  Special thanks for a comforting service from Rev Stephen Macdonald also John Fraser & Son, Lovat House, High Street, Dingwall for the support with the funeral arrangements and Mr Hugh Gardner at the Crematorium.  The Loch Ness Country House Hotel for lovely teas provided.  The sum of £1,356.37 was raised for the British Heart Foundation and the Highland Hospice.

11 September 2019

Williams (Inverness)

The family of the late Ian Williams would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the support and sympathy shown to them following their recent sad loss.  Special thanks to Rev Mike Rattenbury for the very personal service he conducted.  Thanks also to Drew Green at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for his kind and professional assistance with the funeral arrangements.  Finally thanks to all who attended the funeral service and who very generously donated £248.00 to the Smile Train charity in Ian’s memory.

4 September 2019

ROSS (GLENMORISTON / ARDGAY)

The family of the late Irene Ross would like to express their sincere thanks to the many relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind expressions of sympathy shown to them in their recent bereavement.  Thanks to all who attended the funeral service and donated so generously the amount of £286.37 to the RNLI.  Special thanks to Laura Gillespie from the Humanist Society Scotland for her uplifting service.  Thanks also to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their excellent funeral arrangements.

4 September 2019

Schiller (Avoch)

The family of the late Elsie Schiller would like to thank all relatives and friends for the kind expressions of sympathy extended to them in their recent bereavement.  They would also like to thank doctors and nursing staff at Ward 6C, Raigmore Hospital for their care and to those who attended the funeral service and donated generously the amount of £425.25 for Black Isle Cares and Poppy Scotland.  Special thanks to the Rev Dr Warren Beattie for his uplifting service.  Thanks also to Vicki Fraser and all at John Fraser & Son, Lovat House, High Street, Dingwall for their sympathy and support with the funeral arrangements.

4 September 2019

Walker (Inverness)

The family of the late Alistair Houston Walker would like to offer our heartfelt appreciation to the relatives, friends, neighbours and Highland Council colleagues for the generous expressions of sympathy and for their attendance at the service of celebration.  Our gratitude also to Vicki Fraser, Drew Green and all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their warm and professional attention.  Appreciations to Rebecca, Christina and all staff at the Ness Walk Hotel for their first class hospitality.

3 September 2019

Galloway (Belladrum)

Alistair Galloway and the family of the late Ann Galloway wish to express their sincere thanks to the many relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind expressions of sympathy extended to them in their recent sad bereavement; personally, by telephone and by beautiful tributes in cards and letters.  They also wish to thank the consultant and nursing staff at Raigmore Hospital, Ward 3C.  A very special thanks to the Reverend Dr Hugh Watt for such a compassionate and uplifting service.  Thanks also to Drew Green and all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their sensitive and exemplary funeral arrangements.

29 August 2019

Dunbar (Inverness)

The family of the late Sheila Dunbar would like to thank all friends who attended the service at Inverness Crematorium and for all cards and phone calls.  Thanks also to all friends, neighbours and organisations, including Cairn Medical Practice, who supported Sheila in her final years.  Grateful thanks also to the Rev Norma Higgott for her comfort and pastoral care; to Drew Green and all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their support and professional service and Kingsmills Hotel for their refreshments.  Donations in excess of £300 were raised in Sheila’s memory on behalf of the Highland Hospice, Netley House and Maggie’s Centre, Inverness.

29 August 2019

Mackay (Drumnadrochit

Susan would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their expressions of sympathy following the death of her mother, Jessie MacKay.  Special thanks to the staff of Abbeyvale Nursing Home, Elgin for their care, to Rev. Hugh Watt for his uplifting service and to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their kindness and professional handling of all the arrangements.  Finally, thanks to all those who attended the funeral service and whose generosity raised £569.00 for Alzheimer Scotland in Jessie’s memory.

27 August 2019

Maclean (North Kessock / Helmsdale)

The family of the late Linda Maclean would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind expressions of sympathy extended to them following their sad loss.  Special thanks to the Doctors and staff of Munlochy and North Kessock Medical Practices and to the Dingwall District Nurses for their excellent care and attention; also to the staff of Wards 5A & 7C and the Macmillan Suite at Raigmore Hospital, the Macmillan Nurses and Doctors and staff of the Highland Hospice.  Sincere thanks to the Rev Susan Cord for her comforting service and to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their excellent care and compassion in handling the funeral arrangements.  Grateful thanks to the North Kessock Hotel for their excellent catering service.  Finally thanks to all those who paid their last respects at the service and graveside and who kindly donated the sum of £1,295.00 for the Macmillan Nurses and the Highland Hospice in Linda’s memory.

27 August 2019

Chalmers (Inverness)

The family of the late Catherine Chalmers wish to thank all relatives and friends for sympathy shown to them in their recent bereavement.  They would also like to thank Dr A. Syme for his care and attention and the staff of Riverside Medical Practice for their support.  Further thanks to all who attended the funeral service and donated so generously the sum of £335.00 to the Salvation Army.  Special thanks to the Rev Murdo MacLeod for his uplifting service.  Thanks also to Vicki Fraser and all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their sensitivity and support with the funeral arrangements.

27 August 2019

Ross (Inverness)

Mrs Helen Ross and family wish to express their sincere thanks to the many relatives, friends and neighbours who sent messages of sympathy, flowers and helped during their recent sad loss.  Special thanks to the emergency services for their care and compassion.  Thanks also to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their support with the funeral arrangements.

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