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Family Notices

15 November 2019

Dempster (North Kessock)

At home on 9th November 2019, Alexander Calder Roe Dempster of North Kessock.  Funeral private.

12 November 2019

Mackenzie (Croachy)

Mackenzie, Lady Anne, died peacefully on 4th November 2019, aged 99 years.  Much loved wife of the late Colin Mackenzie, devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  Family burial followed by service of thanksgiving to be held at St Paul’s, Croachy, IV2 6UB at 11.15am on Tuesday 26th November.  No flowers please.  Donations, if desired, to the Royal Voluntary Service may be given at the church or forwarded to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

12 November 2019

Moore (Muir of Ord)

Peacefully at home on 6th November 2019, Kenneth Moore, aged 70 years, The Cairns, Muir of Ord.  Kenneth Moore Jewellers / Silvercraft, husband of Margaret, dad of Denise and Tracey, father in law of Mark and Michael, papa of Nicholas, a brother, brother in law and uncle.  Funeral Ceremony on Thursday 21st November at 1pm in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, followed by committal at Inverness Crematorium.  All friends respectfully invited.  Flowers welcome or donations are invited for Prostate Cancer UK at the Ceremony.  Car parking available at the Funeral Home.

8 November 2019

Nicholson (Inverness)

Peacefully at Gartnavel Hospital, Glasgow with family by her side, on 27th October 2019, Edith Isabella Gordon Nicholson, aged 91 years, Adored as a wife, mum, granny, mother in law, sister, aunt and friend. Funeral private at Edith’s express wish. Arrangements by John Fraser & Son.

8 November 2019

Hodgson (Inverness)

Peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 6th November 2019, Elizabeth Mary Hodgson, aged 73 years.  Cremation private.

7 November 2019

Lumsden (Inverness)

Peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on Saturday 2nd November 2019, Archibald Ranald Lumsden (Archie), aged 95 years, Smithton Park, Inverness.  Devoted husband of Lily, much loved father of James and David, loving grandfather of Seamus and Rory, dear father in law of Seonaid and Marie, also a dear uncle.  Funeral service on Tuesday 19th November at 12.30pm in St Andrews Episcopal Church, Academy Street, Fortrose; thereafter to Fortrose & Rosemarkie New Cemetery.  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.

7 November 2019

Williams (Inverness)

Peacefully at Peacehaven Care Home, Lundin Links, on 30th October 2019, Kathleen Anne Buttercase Williams, aged 94 years, dearly loved wife of the late Dr Harry Williams, much loved mother of Catriona, Alistair and Andrew and a beloved grandmother and great grandmother.  Funeral service on Wednesday 20th November at 1.15pm in the Old High Church, Church Street, Inverness thereafter to Cawdor Cemetery to which all friends are respectfully invited.  Flowers welcome which may be sent to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.  Car parking available at the Funeral Home.

7 November 2019

Fraser (Inverness)

Sadly at home after a short illness on 4th November 2019, Murdo Fraser, aged 75 years, Culloden, Inverness, ex HGV driver, D R MacLeod.  Much loved and loving husband of Annie, dearly loved dad of Iain and Suzy, a loving grandad and respected father in law, brother and uncle.  Funeral ceremony on Tuesday 12th November at 1pm in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, to which all are welcome to attend; thereafter private.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for Munlochy Animal Aid at the ceremony.  Car parking available at the Funeral Home.

7 November 2019

Scott (Inverness)

Andrew Archibald Steele Scott, always known as Archie, Scottish cricketer and former director of S.M.D.  Peacefully on 1st November 2019 at Culduthel Care Home, Inverness.  Much loved husband of the late Anne and father of Jane and Alastair.  Loving grandfather of Jamie, Nicholas and Lucy, and great-grandfather of Archie, Freddie and Ben.  Private funeral.  No letters or flowers, please.

7 November 2019

Dunley (Lochussie)

Peacefully at home on Monday 4th November 2019, Anne (nee Robertson), aged 72 years, beloved wife and best friend of Malcolm, precious mum to Andrew and Emma, mum in law to Mathieu and Rhona, adored gran to Rory, Jess and Maya.  Funeral service on Thursday 14th November at 11am in Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for Cancer Research UK and Samaritans (Inverness Branch) at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors: John Fraser & Son, Lovat House, High Street, Dingwall, IV15 9TF.

7 November 2019

Dobson (Fortrose)

Gill (nee Gillian Cameron), of Fortrose, peacefully on 3rd November 2019.  Beloved mother of Rory and Karen.  Requiem Mass on Friday 15th November at 10.30am in St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Fortrose, thereafter to Fortrose Old Cemetery.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please. Enquiries to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, tel. 01463 233366.

5 November 2019

Muir (Dingwall)

At Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 1st November 2019, Johan Muir, aged 79 years, Cambrai Court, Dingwall.  Cremation private.

5 November 2019

McGregor (Rothes)

Peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 1st November 2019, Christina Dewar McGregor (nee Small), aged 87 years, formerly of Samalman, Glenuig and Rothes and latterly of Cradlehall Care Home, Inverness.  Cherished wife of the late John Millar and the late Peter McGregor, a dearly loved mother, step mother, granny, mother in law, sister, aunt and cousin.  Funeral service on Wednesday 13th November at 12noon in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, to which all are welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Car parking available at the Funeral Home.

31 October 2019

Simpson (Thurso / Inverness)

Peacefully at St Olaf Care Home, Nairn on 28th October 2019, Joan (nee MacLeod), aged 89 years, formerly of Thurso, latterly of Scorguie Drive, Inverness.  Beloved wife of the late Wullie, much loved mum and nana.  Funeral service on Wednesday 13th November at 12.30pm in the East Church, Academy Street, Inverness; thereafter to Tomnahurich Cemetery.  All friends respectfully invited.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for Alzheimer Scotland at the service or may be forwarded to the Funeral Directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

31 October 2019

Macdonald (inverness)

Peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 24th October 2019, after a life well lived, Jessie (nee Crichton), aged 93 years.  Beloved wife of the late Norman, precious and dearly loved mum of Peter John, Mairi Christine and Norman, devoted grandmother and great-grandmother.  Funeral service on Tuesday 5th November at 1.15pm in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Fodderty Cemetery.  All friends respectfully invited.  Car parking available at the Funeral Home.

31 October 2019

Morrison (Drumnadrochit)

Tragically taken from us on 25th October 2019, our beautiful daughter, Chloe Rachel Morrison, aged 26 years, Drumnadrochit.  Youngest daughter of Bobo and Karen Morrison and dearest sister to Jodi.  Sorely missed by all her beloved family, Andrew and many friends.  Forever in our hearts.  Funeral Service on Friday 8th November at 1pm in Urquhart & Glenmoriston Church of Scotland, Drumnadrochit, followed by interment in New Kilmore Cemetery.  All welcome to attend.  Wear bright colours please.  Family flowers only.  Donations are invited for MFR Cash for Kids at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

31 October 2019

Grant (Inverness)

Peacefully at Culduthel Care Home, Inverness on 28th October 2019, George Fraser Grant, aged 93 years, Drakies Avenue, Inverness.  Beloved husband of the late Alida Grant, a much loved brother and uncle.  Funeral Service on Tuesday 5th November at 10.30am in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for Alzheimer Scotland at the service.  Car parking available at the Funeral Home.

31 October 2019

Sabin (Inverness)

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the peaceful passing of Jack Sabin, aged 89 years, Caulfield Park, Inverness on 29th October 2019 at Raigmore Hospital.  Beloved partner of Freda Irvine and friend to many. Funeral Service on Thursday 7th November at 10am in Ness Bank Church, Inverness followed by committal at Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for Cancer Research UK at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

31 October 2019

Sutton (Inverness)

Our darling little Monkey Feet, Zoë, aged 13 years, passed away peacefully on 23rd October 2019 at Rachel House Children’s Hospice, Kinross.  Much loved daughter of Gerry & Heather Sutton and little sister of Natasha, Southside Road, Inverness.  Funeral service on Friday 1st SNovember at 11am in the Funeral Home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, to which all friends are welcome to attend; bright colours please. Thereafter private cremation. Everyone invited to the Kingsmills Hotel for refreshments. Family wish no flowers please.  Donations are invited for CHAS (Children’s Hospice Association of Scotland) at the service.  Car parking available at the funeral home.

24 October 2019

Fraser (Inverness / Dornoch)

Peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on 21st October 2019, after a short illness, Dr N G Fraser (Gordon), aged 81 years, Inverness, retired Consultant Dermatologist, Raigmore Hospital.  Beloved husband of the late Margaret Fraser, dearly loved father of Jennifer and Susan, devoted grandpa of Fraser and James, dear father in law of Sean, and a much loved brother of Ronald and the late Rhoda.  Funeral Service on Thursday 31st October at 12.30pm in the Free North Church, Bank Street, Inverness, thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for Highland Hospice at the service.  Car parking available at the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

24 October 2019

Ross (Ross-shire)

The Funeral Ceremony for the late Margaret Joan Ross will be held on Monday 28th October 2019 at 11am in Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please. Donations are invited for Alzheimer Scotland at the ceremony or may be forwarded the Funeral Directors; John Fraser & Son, Lovat House, High Street, Dingwall, IV15 9TF.

24 October 2019

MacLeod (North Kessock)

Peacefully at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on 18th October 2019, Donald John (Urgha, Harris), aged 88 years, North Kessock.  Dearly beloved husband of Nina, much loved dad of Donald, Neil and Gordon, loving seanair of Abbi, Niall, Robert, Kirsty, Innes, Heather and Iona, also a dear brother, father in law and uncle.  Funeral Service on Wednesday 30th October at 11am in Knockbain Free Church, North Kessock; thereafter to Tore Cemetery.  All welcome to attend.  Family flowers only please.  Donations are invited for the RNLI (North Kessock) at the service or may be forwarded to the Funeral Directors: John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.

24 October 2019

Johnstone (Elphin)

At home on Sunday 20th October 2019, Thomas Johnstone, aged 82 years, Elphin, by Ullapool.  Funeral Service on Thursday 31st October at 2pm in Inverness Crematorium.  All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. 

23 October 2019

Miller (Daviot)

Peacefully at home on 14th October 2019, May Miller (nee MacMillan), aged 84 years, of Daviot.  Devoted and loving wife of the late Don Miller, much loved mother of Sylvia, Joanna and Valerie, beloved grandmother and great-grandmother.  Funeral service on Monday 4th November 2019 at 10.30am in Daviot Church; thereafter to Daviot Cemetery.  Flowers welcome or donations at the service to Daviot Church Funds.  All family and friends respectfully invited.  Enquiries to the Funeral Directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness.  Tel. 01463 233366.

22 October 2019

MacInnes (Dingwall / Skye)

Peacefully in her sleep, at Strathallan House Care Home, Strathpeffer, on Saturday 19th October 2019, Jessie (nee Matheson) late of Brogaig, Staffin, Skye and MacDonald Road, Dingwall.  Dear wife of the late Donald (Dan), devoted mother of Ian, Ann, Marion and the late Alasdair.  Proud granny and great granny and friend to many, will be sorely missed by us all.  Funeral Service on Monday 28th October at 1.30pm in Castle Street Church of Scotland, Dingwall; thereafter to Mitchell Hill Cemetery.  All friends respectfully invited.  Family flowers only please.  Donations, if so desired, for Strathallan House Care Home, Strathpeffer and Dingwall Medical Practice, may be given at the service or forwarded to the Funeral Directors, John Fraser & Son, Lovat House, High Street, Dingwall, IV15 9TF.

14 November 2019

Morrison (Drumnadrochit)

Bobo, Karen, Jodi, Kevin and Andrew would like to thank everyone for the overwhelming support and kindness shown to them on the tragic loss of Chloe.  We would like to extend special thanks to Rev Hugh Watt for his uplifting service and comforting home visits.  Finally thank you to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness, especially Drew Green for their sensitivity and support with the funeral arrangements.  The sum of £4,030.00 was raised for M.F.R. Cash for Kids.

14 November 2019

Grant (Inverness)

The family of the late George Fraser Grant wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for sympathy shown to them in their recent bereavement. Thanks to the doctors at Kingsmills Medical Practice for their care over many years and to all who attended the funeral service and donated so generously the amount of £125 to Alzheimer’s. Thanks to all the staff at Culduthel Care Home for their exemplary care. Special thanks to Mr Allan Dunbar for all his support and a wonderful service. Finally thank you to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their excellent support and funeral arrangements.

12 November 2019

MacLeod (North Kessock)

Mina, Donald, Neil and Gordon wish to thank most sincerely all neighbours, relatives and friends for their most kind expressions of sympathy extended to them in their recent sad bereavement.  The beautiful flowers and all the cards received were very much appreciated.  Our sincere thanks to all the Intensive Care staff in Raigmore Hospital for their kindness to us all.  Special thanks to Rev F Renwick for his uplifting service and J MacLennan for the lovely precenting.  Finally, many thanks to Sarah Maclean and all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for all their compassionate support with the arrangements.  The sum of £432 was raised for the RNLI.

7 November 2019

Anderson (Inverness)

The family of the late Margaret Kelly Anderson would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind expressions of sympathy shown to them in their recent bereavement.  Thanks to the doctors at Kingsmills Medical Practice, District nurses and Eildon Care for their care over the last few years and to all who attended the funeral service and donated so generously the amount of £354.74.  Special thanks to all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their care, compassion and support with the funeral arrangements and also to Glynis Woodhead for a beautiful service.

31 October 2019

Fraser (Croy)

Diane, Ali, Alison and Michael would like to sincerely thank all relatives, neighbours and friends for the kind expressions of sympathy received personally by way of cards, flowers and telephone calls, extended to them following their recent sad loss.  Thank you to Burnfield Medical Practice and the Inverness Community Nursing Team.  Special thanks to Toni and all the staff at Aden House for mum’s gentle care.  Grateful thanks to Rev Mike Rattenbury for all his support and for a fitting service and to Vicki Fraser, Drew Green and all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their efficient and caring funeral arrangements.  Thank you to the Craigmonie Hotel for the excellent catering.  Finally thanks to all those who paid their last respects at the church and graveside and who kindly donated £376.00 for Alzheimer Scotland.

31 October 2019

Drake (Drumnadrochit)

The family of Geoffrey Drake would like to extend their sincere thanks to relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind messages of condolence which were a great comfort on the sudden passing of Geoff.  The sum of £260.00 was raised for The British Heart Foundation by those attending his funeral.  Thank you to Sarah Maclean and all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their sensitivity and professionalism in arranging the service.

29 October 2019

Manson (Black Isle / Struy / Edinburgh)

The family of the late George Manson wish to thank all relatives and friends who sent messages of sympathy, flowers and helped during their recent sad loss.  George lived in Edinburgh with his family for the past 10 years so it was especially heart-warming and comforting to have so many old friends attend his funeral and donate so generously the amount of £226 to Highland Hospice and Springfield Bank Nursing Home.  Special thanks to Rev Ian Manson for his uplifting service and to John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their compassion and professionalism with the funeral arrangements.

29 October 2019

Campbell (Muir of Ord)

Mary and family wish to thank most sincerely all relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind expressions of sympathy extended to them in their recent sad loss personally, by cards and telephone.  Thanks also to all medical staff at Raigmore Hospital, Ward 2C, Munlochy Surgery and Muir of Ord Surgery.  Thanks also to the Rev J Munro for his uplifting service and to all those who attended the funeral and donated so generously.  The sum of £450 was raised for the Puffin Pool.  Finally thank you to John Fraser & Son, Lovat House, Dingwall for their care and compassion with the funeral arrangements.

48 Highfield Circle, Muir of Ord.

24 October 2019

MacDonald (Inverness)

The family of the late George William (Teep) MacDonald wish to thank all relatives and friends for the sympathy shown at this time of bereavement.  Thanks to all those in Ward 2C, Raigmore Hospital and the care provided by both the NHS Care Team and Highland Home Care Team for their dedication over the last few years.  Special thanks to all who attended the funeral and for donations to the joint fund which raised £261.50.  Thanks to Derek Morrison for the beautiful service and to Vicki Fraser and her wonderful team at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness, for such attention to detail and their support in our hour of need.

21 October 2019

McDonald (Rosskeen)

The family of the late Christina McDonald (Chrissie) wish to express their sincere thanks to the many relatives, friends, neighbours and staff for their kind expressions of sympathy, cards and flowers sent to them in their recent sad loss.  The family wish to thank the doctors and nursing staff in A&E and Ward 4A at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, for the tenderness and compassion shown to the family.  Thanks also to the doctors and nursing staff at the Alness/Invergordon Health Centre for their care and attention over the last years with a special thanks to the District Nurses for their home visits.  Thanks to Rev K D Macleod for his support and for the lovely service, and thanks to all who attended the funeral and donated so generously.  The sum of £1,044 was raised and will be donated to the Robertson Health Centre and Raigmore Hospital.  Thanks also to all at John Fraser & Son, Chapel Street, Inverness for their help with the funeral arrangements with a special thank you to Vicki Fraser and Drew Green for the care, compassion and sensitivity shown to the family.

McDonald Scaffolding, Rosskeen Old Manse, Invergordon.

21 October 2019

Stewart (Muir of Ord)

The family of the late Jean Stewart, Muir of Ord, would like to thank all relatives and friends for the great sympathy shown over the past days and to all who attended the service.  Thanks also to the Muir of Ord and Kingsmills Medical Practices for their care over the years and to the staff of Southside Nursing Home for their kindness and affection to Jean.  Grateful thanks to Rev Gordon Martin for his support and uplifting service.  Special thanks to Vicki Fraser and her excellent team for again providing a very caring efficient and dignified service.

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  • National Association of Funeral Directors
  • Society of Allied & Independent Funeral Directors
  • British Institute of Embalmers
  • Association of Green Funeral Directors
  • Golden Charter Funeral Plans
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