Deaths

DOUGLAS - The daughter of the late Malcolm Douglas (Ian), formerly of Kyllachy, Tomatin and Sheila Douglas, formerly of Bonar Bridge, would like to invite any friends of her parents to join with her at a short ceremony on Wednesday, 22nd October, 2014, at 2.15pm. Anyone wishing to attend please meet at Dalarossie Church, Tomatin.
KENNEDY - Peacefully, at home, on 14th October, 2014, Anna Kennedy (nee Campbell), 3 Old Mill, Charleston, North Kessock, aged 75 years. Former teacher at Crown School. Much loved wife of Ian, devoted mother of Shona and Isabel, treasured nan of Tommy, Sophie, Sol and the late Anna. Funeral service tomorrow (Saturday), 18th October, 2014, at 12 noon, in the funeral home of William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness; thereafter on Wednesday, 22nd October, 2014, at 11.30am, in the Church of Scotland, Garrabost and hence to Aignis Cemetery for the interment. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please.
HODGSON - Peacefully, at home, after a short illness, on Tuesday, 14th October, 2014, Dorothy (Doris), loving wife of Bill, much loved mum of Fiona and Grant, mother-in-law of Brian and Emma, proud nana to Catriona, Heather, Archie, Dylan and Toby. Service to be held at Robson's Dovetail Chapel, Hawick, on Thursday, 23rd October, 2014, at 10.45am; thereafter to Borders Crematorium, Melrose, at 12 noon. Family flowers only please, but donations, if desired, for Marie Curie Nurses.
STODDART - Peacefully, on 15th October, 2014, at the Highland Hospice, after a long illness borne with great courage, Nancy Stoddart, 1 Riverside, Foyers, aged 81 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Jock, much loved mum of Angus, Morag and Robert, a devoted granny and great-granny. Funeral service on Wednesday, 22nd October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in Boleskine Parish Church; thereafter to the churchyard. Family flowers only please. All friends respectfully invited. Donations are welcome at the service for the Highland Hospice or please forward to William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness
MATHESON - The funeral service for the late Roderick Matheson, aged 52 years, Birch House, Ruifour, Kiltarlity, will be held tomorrow (Saturday), 18th October, 2014, at 10.15am, in Kiltarlity Church of Scotland; to be followed by interment in churchyard. All welcome to attend. Arrangements by D. Chisholm & Sons.
ROSS - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on 13th October, 2014, Mary Campbell, aged 91 years, (formerly of Milton Crescent and latterly of Ballifeary House, Inverness), beloved wife of the late Alasdair Ross. Sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service on Monday, 20th October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in D. Chisholm & Sons' Funeral Home, Huntly Street, Inverness; thereafter to Tomnahurich Cemetery. All welcome to attend. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, to the Woodlands Centre (Alzheimer Scotland) may be given at the service.
McDONALD - Peacefully, in the care of Southside Care Home, Inverness, on 14th October, 2014, Marie McIntosh, aged 79 years, 3 Dalneigh Crescent, Inverness, beloved wife of the late Hamish and loving mum of Reg, Duncan and Roddy. Sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service on Tuesday, 21st October, 2014, at 11.30am, in Inverness Crematorium. All welcome to attend. Flowers welcome, or donations, if desired, to Southside Care Home Residents' Comfort Fund may be given at the service or forwarded to D. Chisholm & Sons, Huntly Street, Inverness IV3 5HP.
ROBERTSON - A celebration of the life of the late Betty Robertson, 18 Coronation Road, Inverness, will take place tomorrow (Saturday), 18th October, 2014, at 10am, 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, if desired, for ICU Raigmore Hospital and Friedreich's Ataxia, may be given at the ceremony. Car parking available at the funeral home.
REID - (Rosemarkie). The funeral service for the late Alexander (Alex) Reid shall take place in St Andrew's Episcopal Church, Fortrose, today (Friday), 17th October, 2014, at 1pm, to which all friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Enquiries to the funeral directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness IV1 1NA.
MACKENZIE - Peacefully, at Highview House Care Home, Inverness, on 9th October, 2014, Betty MacKenzie, 106 Old Edinburgh Road, Inverness. Dearly loved wife of Kenneth, adored mum of Kenneth John, loving nana to Fraser and loved by Marcus, dear sister to Anne and her family (in the Holytown area). Funeral service today (Friday), 17th October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in the funeral home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, to which all friends are respectfully invited; followed by private family committal. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for Alzheimer Scotland may be given at the service. Car parking available at the funeral home.
MACLENNAN - Peacefully, on Monday, 6th October, 2014, Duncan MacLennan, Runivraid, Cannich, in his 101st year. Retired Head Stalker, Glen Affric Estate. Last surviving member of the family of John and Margaret MacLennan, Fasnakyle. Cherished husband of the late Maree, dearly loved father, father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather and friend of many. Funeral mass on Tuesday, 21st October, 2014, at 1pm, in Marydale R.C. Church, Cannich; thereafter to Fasnakyle Burial Ground. All friends respectfully invited. R.I.P. Family flowers only. Donations invited for Glen Urquhart Care Centre at the church or please forward to William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness.
SHAW - Suddenly at home, on 9th October, 2014, Ian Fraser Shaw, aged 60 years, brother of Peter, son of the late Jean. Funeral ceremony on Thursday, 23rd October, 2014, at 2.30pm, in Inverness Crematorium (small chapel) to which all friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Enquiries to the funeral directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness. Tel. 01463 233366.
PIERCE - Suddenly at home, on 13th October, 2014, Colette Pierce (nee Williamson), aged 45 years, 8 Balnafettack Crescent, Inverness, much loved wife of Stephen, dearly loved mum of Stephen, Sean and Natalie, beloved daughter of Sarah, an adored granny, a dear sister and daughter-in- law. Funeral service on Tuesday, 21st October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in the Trinity Church, Huntly Place, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Flowers welcome. Donations, if desired, for Chest, Heart & Stroke Association may be given at the service or forwarded to the funeral directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness IV1 1NA.
MORGAN - Peacefully, in the care of the R.N.I, Inverness, on 15th October, 2014, Alfie Morgan, aged 85 years, Falconer Court, formerly of Craigton Avenue, Inverness, beloved husband of the late Peggy, father of Ann, devoted grampa of Caitlin and Nicole and a dear brother of Colin. Funeral service on Thursday, 23rd October, 2014, at 10.30am, in D. Chisholm & Sons' Funeral Home, Huntly Street, Inverness; thereafter to Tomnahurich Cemetery. All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Highland Hospice may be given at the service.
MACRAE - Tragically, on 20th September, 2014, in Ardersier, Stephen Macrae. Sadly and deeply missed. R.I.P. Funeral Service on Friday, 24th October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in Ardersier Parish Church; thereafter to Ardersier Cemetery. All welcome to attend. Donations, if desired, to Ardersier Parish Church Funds may be given at the service or forwarded to D. Chisholm & Sons, Huntly Street, Inverness IV3 5HP.
SHAW - The funeral ceremony of the late Ian Fraser Shaw will take place on Thursday, 23rd October, 2014, at 2.30pm, in Inverness Crematorium, to which all friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Enquiries to the funeral directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness. Tel. 01463 233366.
MACDONALD - (Kirkhill). Peacefully, at Elmgrove Care Home, Inverness, on 20th October, 2014, Alexander (Sandy), aged 90 years, Fingask Drive, Kirkhill, a dear uncle to all the family. Funeral service on Friday, 24th October, 2014, at 11.45am, in the funeral home of John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness; thereafter to Wardlaw Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research may be given at the service or forwarded to the funeral directors. Car parking available at the funeral home.
PIERCE - The funeral service of the late Colette Pierce, 8 Balnafettack Crescent, Inverness, will take place today (Tuesday), 21st October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in the Trinity Church, Huntly Place, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Flowers welcome. Donations, if desired, for Chest, Heart & Stroke Association may be given at the service or forwarded to the funeral directors, John Fraser & Son, 17-29 Chapel Street, Inverness, IV1 1NA.
MORGAN - The funeral service for the late Alfie Morgan, aged 85 years, Falconer Court, formerly of Craigton Avenue, Inverness, will be held on Thursday, 23rd October, 2014, at 10.30am, in D. Chisholm & Sons' Funeral Home, Huntly Street, Inverness; thereafter to Tomnahurich Cemetery. All welcome to attend.
McDONALD - The funeral service for the late Marie McIntosh, aged 79 years, 3 Dalneigh Crescent, Inverness, will be held today (Tuesday), 21st October, 2014, at 11.30am, in Inverness Crematorium. All welcome to attend. Arrangements by D. Chisholm & Sons.
MACLEOD - Peacefully, at home, on 18th October, 2014, surrounded by her family, Mary MacRury, aged 82 years, 14 Green Drive, Inverness, much loved wife of the late Allan C. MacLeod, loving mother of Donald and Fiona, and a dear granny, great-granny, sister, mother-in-law, sister-in-law, aunt and a dear friend to many. Sorely missed by all. Funeral service on Saturday, 25th October, 2014, at 10am, in the East Church, Academy Street, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All very welcome to attend. Family flowers only please, however donations to Macmillan Cancer Support and the Highland Hospice may be given at the service or forwarded to D. Chisholm & Sons, Huntly Street, Inverness IV3 5HP.
GIUBARELLI - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on 18th October, 2014, Eva Giubarelli, aged 86 years, R.I.P., beloved wife of the late Giuseppe (Jojo), also a much loved mother, grandmother, great- grandmother, mother-in-law and good friend. Funeral particulars to be announced in Friday's edition of this publication. Arrangements by D. Chisholm & Sons.
CADGER - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, on Friday, 17th October, 2014, Kenneth Ross Cadger, formerly of Station House, Culloden Moor, aged 85 years. Retired signalman. Much loved husband of the late Traute, dearly loved dad and good friend to many. Funeral service on Tuesday, 28th October, 2014, at 1.30pm, in the funeral home of William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness; thereafter to Inverness Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations are welcome in memory of Kenneth for a local charity.