Deaths

MACLEOD - Suddenly, at home, on 13th May, 2015, Patricia MacLeod (nee Glover), 62 Dochfour Drive, Inverness, treasured mam of Nicola, will be dearly missed by her family and all her many friends. Funeral ceremony tomorrow (Wednesday), 20th May, 2015, at 12.30pm, in the funeral home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, to which all friends are respectfully invited; thereafter cremation private. No black ties or formal funeral wear. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for Animal Aid Munlochy may be given at the ceremony.
BANNERMAN - Peacefully, after a short illness, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on 14th May, 2015, William (Billy), of Dochfour Drive, Inverness, much loved husband of the late Vina, dearly loved dad of Robert and Philip, an adored brother and uncle, devoted grandad to Lucas. Funeral service on Thursday, 21st May, 2015, at 1.30pm, in the funeral home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Flowers welcome, donations, if desired, for the Heart & Lung Foundation may be given at the service or forwarded to the funeral directors.
FRASER - Peacefully, after a short illness, at Whiston Hospital, Merseyside, on 13th May, 2015, Janet (Etta), aged 94 years, formerly of Bruce Avenue, Inverness, much loved aunt of Shirley, Sheila, Ian and families and a dear sister-in-law of Marie Fraser. Funeral service on Wednesday, 27th May, 2015, at 1.30pm, in the funeral home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Tomnahurich Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Alder Hey Children's Hospital may be given at the service. Car parking available at the funeral home.
CALDER - Peacefully, in the care of Meallmore Lodge, Daviot, on 18th May, 2015, David Calder, aged 73 years, late of Reay, Caithness and Inverness. Funeral particulars to follow. Arrangements by D. Chisholm & Sons. Tel 01463 712255.
ARMSTRONG - Passed away, at Mandaville Care Home, Inverness, on 14th May, 2015, William David Armstrong, aged 67 years, Uist Road, Inverness, loving husband of Jean, proud step-dad of Mairi, Morag and Ruaraidh and grandpa of Logan, Fraser, Eilidh and Catriona, also a dearly loved brother of Rosemary and the late Elma and Bettine. Funeral ceremony on Saturday, 23rd May, 2015, at 10.30am, in Inverness Crematorium. All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Highland Hospice may be given at the door. Arrangements by D. Chisholm & Sons.
MACLEOD - Suddenly, while on holiday in Dundee with his loving daughters, on Sunday, 17th May, 2015, Murdo MacLeod, Merlewood Road, Inverness, aged 70 years. Chartered Surveyor, former District Valuator. Beloved husband of the late Yvonne, much loved father to Louise and Mairi and precious grandfather to Chloe, dear son-in-law to Enid and the late Donald Grant, a dear brother and brother-in-law and friend to many. Funeral service on Friday, 29th May, 2015, at 11.30am, in Inverness Crematorium. All welcome. Donations invited for the Highland Hospice to William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness.
MITCHELL - Peacefully, in her sleep, on Monday, 18th May, 2015, Dorothy Mitchell, at the age of 94 years, beloved mother and grandmother to Sue and Ellie. Funeral service on Thursday, 28th May, 2015, at 11.30am, in Inverness Crematorium. All welcome. Arrangements by William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness.
ARMSTRONG - The funeral ceremony for the late William David Armstrong, aged 67 years, Uist Road, Inverness, will be held tomorrow (Saturday), 23rd May, 2015, at 10.30am, in Inverness Crematorium. All welcome to attend. Arrangements by D. Chisholm & Sons.
CLARK - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, after a long illness bravely borne, on Monday, 18th May, 2015, Angusina MacDonald Clark (Cissie), loving wife of Ian, a cherished and greatly loved mum, mother-in-law, sister and aunt, also a very special gran and great-grandma. Funeral service on Monday, 25th May, 2015, at 11.45am, in Smithton-Culloden Free Church; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to charities of Cissie's choice may be given at the service. Arrangements by D. Chisholm & Sons.
MILLER - Died peacefully, in the Highland Hospice, on 19th May, 2015, John Miller (The Wicker), aged 76 years, loving husband of Betty, dad of Yvonne, Mandy and Kevin, stepdad of Joan and William, loving grandad, great-grandad, brother and uncle. Funeral service on Monday, 25th May, 2015, at 1pm, in the funeral home of William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only. Donations to the Highland Hospice.
WHITTET - Peacefully, at Noble's Hospital, Braddan, Isle of Man, on 5th May, 2015, Nina Margaret Whittet (nee Hume), aged 88 years, late of Douglas, Isle of Man and formerly of Inverness, beloved wife of the late Dr Martin Matthew Whittet OBE, also a much loved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral service on Friday, 29th May, 2015, at 1.45pm, in D. Chisholm & Sons' Funeral Home, Huntly Street, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Flowers welcome, or donations, if desired, to Arthritis Research UK (www.arthritisresearchuk.org) may be given at the service.
HAMILTON - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on 18th May 2015, Linda Hamilton, aged 66 years, (ex Raigmore Hospital medical staffing), Caulfield Gardens, Inverness, partner of Bill, sorely missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service on Tuesday, 26th May, 2015, at 12.30pm, in Inverness Crematorium. All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Macmillan Suite, Raigmore Hospital, may be given at the service or forwarded to D. Chisholm & Sons, Huntly Street, Inverness IV3 5HP.
CHISHOLM - After a short stay in Raigmore Hospital, peacefully, on Wednesday, 20th May, 2015, Alexander William Chisholm, 18 MacEwen Court, Inverness, aged 81 years. Former bricklayer. Beloved husband of Doreen, dearly loved father to David and Ann, precious grandfather to Lara and Steven and granda to Liam. Sadly missed by many friends and family. Funeral details later and from William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness.
KING - Peacefully, on Wednesday, 20th May, 2015, at Raigmore Hospital, Jeanette MacKenzie King, 9 Errogie Road, Inverness, aged 70 years, much loved and adoring wife to Brian Frank King, dearly loved mother to Jamie and Paul, devoted grandmother to Alicia, Catrin and Liam. Sadly missed by neighbours and friends. Funeral service on Wednesday, 27th May, 2015, at 1.15pm, in the funeral home of William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All welcome. Brian extends his sincere thanks and appreciation to all staff of Ward 2A, Raigmore Hospital.
STEWART - Suddenly, at home, on 13th May, 2015, Donald Stewart, aged 63 years, Culloden, (taxi driver), a dear husband, dad, grandad, brother and uncle. Funeral ceremony on Monday, 25th May, 2015, at 10.30am, in Inverness Crematorium. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for SCBU Raigmore Hospital may be given at the service or forwarded to the funeral directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness IV1 1NA.
FRASER - The funeral service of the late Janet (Etta) Fraser, formerly of Bruce Avenue, Inverness, will take place on Wednesday, 27th May, 2015, at 1.30pm, in the funeral home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Tomnahurich Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Alder Hey Children's Hospital may be given at the service. Car parking available at the funeral home.