Deaths

MACPHERSON - Peacefully, on Sunday, 26th October, 2014, in the exceptional care and comfort of Ward 2, R.N.I, Inverness, Joan MacPherson (nee Leslie), of 5 Park Terrace, Lower Foyers, aged 92 years. Beloved wife of the late Kenny, cherished mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great- grandmother, sister-in-law, aunt and friend to many. Her warm and welcoming personality will be greatly missed. Funeral mass on Friday, 31st October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in the Immaculate Conception Church, Whitebridge; thereafter to St. John's Catholic Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Wear a touch of colour if you wish. Flowers welcome. Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research and The Highland Hospice at the service or please forward to William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness. R.I.P.
WATERS - Peacefully, in the care of the Highland Hospice, Inverness, on 21st October, 2014, Margaret Elizabeth 'Bettine' (nee Angus), aged 80 years, Sandalwood Avenue, Milton of Leys, Inverness, formerly of Caithness, beloved wife of the late Captain Danny Waters, much loved mum of James, Shona and Ian, doting grandma of Callum, Kyla, Angus and Alexandra, dear mother-in-law of Fiona, and a loving sister of Barrogill and John. A funeral service was held on Friday, 24th October, in D. Chisholm & Sons' Funeral Home, Huntly Street, Inverness; followed by an interment in Canisbay Cemetery. Donations, if desired, to the Highland Hospice may be forwarded to the funeral directors.
DONALD - (Fortrose). Peacefully, on 23rd October, 2014, Leonard Greig Donald, aged 89 years, Fiery Hillock, Fortrose, retired veterinary surgeon, dearly beloved husband of Margaret, much loved and respected dad of Stewart and Gill, fond father-in-law of Louise and Chris and proud and loving grandad of Kenneth, Megan and Carmen. Funeral service on Monday, 3rd November, 2014, at 12.30pm, in Inverness Crematorium, to which all friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for RNLI may be given at the service or forwarded to the funeral directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.
McLAREN - Peacefully, at home, on 25th October, 2014, Raymond McLaren, aged 68 years, 1 Carnarc Crescent, Inverness, (retired British Rail), beloved husband of Carol, also a dear father, brother, granda and uncle. Funeral service on Friday, 31st October, 2014, at 10.30am, in D. Chisholm & Sons' Funeral Home, Huntly Street, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All welcome to attend. Flowers welcome, or donations, if desired, to Chest, Heart & Stroke Scotland may be given at the service.
CARD - Peacefully, at the R.N.I., Inverness, on 23rd October, 2014, Alfred Murray Card 'Jan', aged 83 years, Wellside Avenue, Balloch, Inverness. Will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service on Tuesday, 4th November, 2014, at 2.30pm, in Inverness Crematorium. All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Gurkha Welfare Trust may be given at the service or forwarded to D. Chisholm & Sons, Huntly Street, Inverness IV3 5HP.
MACKENZIE - Peacefully, at home, on 27th October, 2014, George MacKenzie, aged 81 years, 57 Lochalsh Road, Inverness, beloved husband of the late Rachel and Honey, loving father of Allan, Susie and Fiona, also a dear brother of Allan, Ishabel and father-in-law of Ian. Sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service on Friday, 31st October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in the Methodist Church, Huntly Street, Inverness; thereafter to Tomnahurich Cemetery. All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Macmillan Cancer Support/Marie Curie Cancer Care may be given at the service or forwarded to D. Chisholm & Sons, Huntly Street, Inverness IV3 5HP.
STEEL - The funeral ceremony of the late John Steel will take place on Friday, 31st October, 2014, at 2.30pm, in Inverness Crematorium, to which all friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for Alzheimer Scotland may be forwarded to the funeral directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.
McLAREN - The funeral service for the late Raymond McLaren, aged 68 years, 1 Carnarc Crescent, Inverness, (retired British Rail), will be held today (Friday), 31st October, 2014, at 10.30am, in D. Chisholm & Sons' Funeral Home, Huntly Street, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All welcome to attend.
DAVIDSON - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on 29th October, 2014, Caroline Davidson, aged 93 years, R.I.P., Shore Street, Inverness, much loved mum of Andrew and Ian, also a loving nana and great-nana. Funeral mass on Tuesday, 4th November, 2014, at 10am, in St Mary's R. C. Church, Huntly Street, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Flowers may be sent to the Funeral Directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness IV1 1NA.
MICHIE- (Inverness / Greepe). Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on Wednesday, 29th October, 2014, Ann (nee Campbell), aged 87 years, beloved wife of the late Alasdair Michie (former Detective Chief Superintendent, Strathclyde Police) late of Camustianavaig, Braes, Skye. Loving mother of Maggie and mother-in-law of John Hearach, cherished nanny of Shona and Fraser and devoted Nanny Annie to Ruairidh, Finlay, Freya and Lachie. A loving sister, aunt and friend to many. Funeral service tomorrow (Saturday), 1st November, 2014, at Free North Church, Inverness, at 10.30am; followed by interment at Portree Cemetery, Isle of Skye at 2.30pm, to which all friends and family are respectfully invited.
ROBINSON - Anne Warren, died peacefully, in Inverness, on 23rd October, 2014. Much loved wife of the late Ian Robinson of Kilcoy and daughter of the late Edward K. and Marjorie Warren of New York. Friend and Benefactor. Thanksgiving service at St Anne's Church, Strathpeffer, on Sunday, 23rd November, 2014, at 3pm. All welcome to attend. Enquiries to William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness.
WILSON - Peacefully, at home, on Thursday, 30th October, 2014, Violet Wilson (nee Jamieson), 2 Drumashie Road, Inverness, aged 69 years. Physiotherapist, Raigmore Hospital and church elder. Much loved wife to Murray, Precious mother to Laura and Andrew, adoring grandmother to Emily, Kate, Owen and Ethan, loving sister to John and Kathleen, loved by all the family and wonderful friend to many. Funeral service on Friday, 7th November, 2014, at 1.30pm, in St Stephen's Church; thereafter to Inverness Crematorium. All welcome. Family flowers only. Donations invited for the Macmillan Nurses and Marie Curie, please forward to William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness.
MACPHERSON - Funeral mass for Joan MacPherson, 5 Park Terrace, Lower Foyers, aged 92 years will take place today (Friday), 31st October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in the Immaculate Conception Church, Whitebridge; thereafter to St John's Catholic Cemetery. All welcome. Enquiries to William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness. R.I.P.
WILSON - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on 29th October, 2014, Donald James Wilson, aged 46 years, 24 Suilven Way, Inverness. Dearly loved son of Ina and John, loving brother of Jonathan, much loved partner of Shona and a dear uncle of Tai and Lia. Funeral service on Wednesday, 5th November, 2014, at 1.30pm, in the funeral home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Donations, if desired, to Raigmore Hospital ICU may be given at the service. Car parking available at the funeral home.