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Family Notices

3 July 2020

MacBeth (Mallaig)

Suddenly in Lanarkshire on 9th June 2020, Elizabeth MacBeth, aged 50 years, R.I.P. Beloved daughter of Katherine and the late James MacBeth (Mallaig), a dear sister, partner and aunt. A friend to many. Funeral service private. Arrangements by John Fraser & Son of Chapel Street, Inverness.

2 July 2020

Celli (Inverness)

Peacefully at home on 28th June 2020, Ottavio Francesco Celli (Tav), aged 96 years, R.I.P., Old Edinburgh Road, Inverness. Master tailor. Beloved husband of Claire, loving son of the late Loretto and Mary, much loved brother of Mario and the late Loretto, Catherina and Vinzencina, also a dear uncle to Rongald, Rosemary, Lawrence, Karen, Valdeza, Sergio, Sylvia and the late Carol and Faith. A private graveside service will be held on Thursday 9th July at 1.30pm at Tomnahurich Cemetery. Arrangements by John Fraser & Son of Chapel Street, Inverness.

2 July 2020

Bernardi (Inverness / Nairn)

It is with deep sorrow, that we announce the sudden death of Christopher Bernardi, aged 61 years, in Baku, Azerbaijan. Chris was a proud and loving dad to Scott and father-in-law to Kim. A loving man to his dear Ella and Desi, a beloved brother to Rose, Frank, Ray and Ronnie, a much loved brother-in-law, uncle and cousin. A well respected colleague in the oil and gas industry and a friend to many. He will be sorely missed. Rest in Peace. A private funeral service will take place on Friday 10th July at 12.30pm in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness. Livestream available via www.johnfraserandson.com. Cortege to travel down Harbour Street, Nairn, at approximately 1.30pm en route to Nairn Cemetery for those who wish to pay their last respects to Chris.

1 July 2020

McAdie (Inverness)

Peacefully at Castlehill Care Home, Inverness on 29th June 2020, Patricia Anne McAdie (Tricia), aged 77 years, Oakwood Court, Inverness, much loved sister of Elizabeth, sister in law of Pat and auntie of Andrew and Catriona. Forever with the Lord. A private funeral service will take place on Wednesday 8th July at 12.45pm in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness. Live stream available via www.johnfraserandson.com

30 June 2020

McKendrick (Inverness)

Peacefully in the excellent care of Culduthel Care Home, Inverness on 27th June 2020, Florence Spence McKendrick (nee Irvine), aged 85 years, formerly of Cullaird Road and Ballifeary Road. Beloved wife of the late John, much loved mother of Karen and Robert, adored granny of John. A private family service will take place on Tuesday 7th July at 12.45pm in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness. Livestream available via www.johnfraserandson.com A donation in Florence’s memory may be forwarded directly to Chest, Heart & Stroke Scotland.

29 June 2020

Campbell (Inverness)

Suddenly at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary on 25th June 2020, Martin Alexander Campbell, aged 77 years, Braeside Park, Balloch, Inverness. Much loved husband of Beryl, very proud and loving dad of Emma and Rachel, loving grandad of Rory, Jakub, and Juneau, father in law of Garth, uncle to Michael and Claudia. A private funeral ceremony will take place on Friday 3rd July at 12noon in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness. Live stream available via www.johnfraserandson.com

25 June 2020

Allan (Inverness)

Suddenly, but peacefully in his sleep on 22nd June 2020, Stuart, aged just 48 years. Much loved son of Pam and Arthur, brother of Debby and Suzan, dearly loved uncle, nephew, cousin and friend to many. Funeral Private. Enquiries to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness, tel: 01463 233366.

24 June 2020

Fortey (Inverness)

Peacefully in her sleep, with her family present, after a short illness in the excellent care of Southside Care Home, Inverness on 21st June 2020, Helen (Nannie), aged 83 years, retired nurse formerly of Ward 17 and Rainbow Ward, Raigmore Hospital. Beloved wife of the late John Fortey, much loved mum, nannie and great nannie. Funeral private. Enquiries to the Funeral Directors: John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness, tel: 01463 233366.

19 June 2020

Sedgwick (Inverness)

Suddenly on 3rd June 2020, Briony, aged 45 years. Much loved partner, mama, daughter, sister and aunty. Funeral private. Enquiries to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, tel: 01463 233366.

18 June 2020

Munro (Inverness)

Bravely after a long illness, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on Wednesday 17th June 2020, Elizabeth Rosie Munro, aged 76 years, Oldtown Road, Inverness. Beloved wife of the late Leslie Smith Munro, wonderful mother of Leslie and Philip, kind hearted colleague and teacher at Drakies School, Inverness. Private funeral. Arrangements by John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, tel: 01463 233366.

18 June 2020

Stephen (North Kessock)

Peacefully after a long illness, in her daughter’s home in Ardgay, on 16th June 2020, Marabel (nee Kennedy) aged 85 years. Beloved wife of the late Thomas, much love mum of Ellen-Ann, loving sister to the late John, Donald and Sandy. Funeral private. Enquiries to the funeral directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, tel. 01463 233366.

18 June 2020

Hendrie (Alness / Inverness)

Very peacefully in the Highland Hospice on 18th June 2020, Ian Hendrie, aged 77 years, Tern Avenue, Inverness, formerly of Darroch Brae, Alness. Beloved husband of Janette, much loved dad of Kenneth, Bryan and Ian, a loving grandad and great grandad, also a dear father in law. Funeral private. Enquiries to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, tel 01463 233366.

18 June 2020

MacBean (Glasgow)

Suddenly but peacefully, at Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, with her family by her side, on Monday 15th June 2020, Ann Jane 'Betty' MacBean, age 89 years, of Giffnock Glasgow and Lochlait Abriachan. Cherished mother of Carolann and Frazer, and loving grandmother of Samantha Jane. A private family service will take place on Friday 26th June 2020 at 12.15pm, in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness. Live stream available via www.johnfraserandson.com

18 June 2020

Daplyn (Isle of Skye)

At home on 8th June 2020, Michael George Daplyn, aged 72 years, Totescore, Portree. Cremation Private.

18 June 2020

Graham (Inverness)

Peacefully at Kingsmills Care Home, Inverness on 13th June 2020, after a long illness, Alexander (Alec) Graham, aged 81 years, late of Smithton and of Whitecross, by Linlithgow. Beloved husband of the late Kate Graham, much loved dad of Walker and Stewart, a loving grandad, brother, uncle and father in law. Funeral service private. Enquiries to the Funeral Directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, Tel. 01463 233366.

17 June 2020

Niblett (Conon Bridge)

Mary Winifred Niblett died peacefully at home in Conon Bridge, on Saturday, 13th June 2020. Beloved wife of Jonny; mum; granny and great-granny. Private funeral. The family has designated UNICEF for memorial contributions.

2 July 2020

Munro (Inverness)

The family of the late Elizabeth Munro wish to thank most sincerely all relatives, friends, neighbours and colleagues for the kind expressions of sympathy extended to them in their recent sad bereavement; personally, by letter, card and telephone, and for the beautiful floral tributes received. They also wish to thank the responders, doctors and nursing staff of Ward 7A Raigmore Hospital for their wonderful care. Special thanks to the Rev. Derek Brown for his kind support and an uplifting service, and to all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness, especially Vicki Fraser and Drew Green, for their kindness care and compassion with the funeral arrangements.

30 June 2020

Hendrie (Alness / Inverness)

Janette and family wish to express their sincere thanks to the many friends who have sent flowers, cards and messages of sympathy following the sad passing of Ian. A special thanks to wonderful neighbours, Dr J McFadden and all medical and care teams, as well as the Highland Hospice for their excellent support. Thanks to Allan Dunbar for a fitting service and to Sarah Maclean at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for her compassion and help with the funeral arrangements.

30 June 2020

Robertson (Inverness)

The family of the late James Robertson wish to thank all relatives, friends and colleagues for sympathy shown to them in their recent bereavement. A special thanks to the doctors at Riverside Medical Practice, as well as his oncologist Dr Mmeka and extra special thanks to the lovely doctors and nurses in the MHDU in Raigmore Hospital where James spent his final days. A big thank you also to Halde Pottinger, Humanist Celebrant, for his lovely words and character at the service. Many thanks to Vicki Fraser and all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their patience, their very caring manner towards the Robertson children and for all their sensitivity and support with the funeral arrangements. We could not have asked for a more beautiful service especially during these current times we are in.

18 June 2020

Gray (Inverness)

The family of the late Sarah Gray would like to thank all relatives and friends for sympathy shown to them in their recent bereavement. Thanks to all the staff at Culduthel Care Home for their care. Special thanks to Rev. Fiona Smith for her beautiful graveside service. Finally, thank you to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for all their excellent funeral arrangements.

18 June 2020

Chappell (Beauly)

Marcus would like to express respectful thanks and gratitude to friends who sent messages of sympathy following the recent bereavement and to those who attended the funeral of Percy Chappell, also for the floral tributes received. Grateful thanks to the staff at Raigmore Hospital for their care and attention. Many thanks to Lewis McCracken for a fitting and comforting service and to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their care and compassion with the funeral arrangements.

18 June 2020

Fraser (Inverness)

James, Jamie and Rory wish to thank everyone who attended Nan’s funeral, for the many cards and beautiful floral arrangements, also for their kind expressions of sympathy extended to us in our recent sad bereavement. We would especially like to thank Highview Nursing Home for their exceptional care and compassion shown to Nan. Due to the Corona virus the attendees were few, but a beautifully uplifting service was conducted by the Rev. David Scott in the shadow of a giant yew tree, which stood like a silent witness for the many who would have otherwise attended, looking down on the final burial at that little Bona graveyard. And finally a special thank you to the magnificent John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their immaculate funeral arrangements, overseen by Vicki Fraser, Drew Green and Sarah Maclean and all at the Funeral Home, not forgetting Nans’ special friends Hendry and Irene.

18 June 2020

Simpson (Inverness)

The family of the late Edna Simpson would like to express their sincere thanks to the many relatives and friends for the sympathy shown to them in their recent bereavement. Special thanks to management and staff at Mains House Care Home, Newtonmore for their excellent care and attention over the last 6 years. Thanks to the Rev Douglas Robertson, Crown Church, for his kind words and attention at the committal at Kilvean Cemetery. Thanks also to Vicki Fraser and team at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their sensitivity and support with the funeral arrangements.

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  • National Association of Funeral Directors
  • Society of Allied & Independent Funeral Directors
  • British Institute of Embalmers
  • Golden Charter Funeral Plans
  • British Register of Accredited Memorial Masons

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