Deaths

KEDDIE - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on Saturday, 29th January, 2016, Isobel Ewing Keddie (nee Cameron), 5 MacKeddie Drive, Fortrose, aged 83 years, beloved wife of the late Ronald, a much loved mother of Anne and Lynn, a loving granny of Scott, Ryan and Emma, also a dear sister and aunt. Funeral private at her own request. Arrangements by D. Chisholm & Sons.
MACKENZIE - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on 30th January, 2016, Alexander MacKenzie (Inky), aged 96 years, resident of Kingsmills Care Home and formerly of Morvich Way, Inverness, beloved husband of the late Jean, loving dad of Alasdair, Douglas, Eilidh and the late Marie, also a dear father-in-law, granda, great-granda, uncle and friend to many. Funeral service today (Friday), 5th February, 2016, at 11.45am, in Inshes Parish Church, Inverness; thereafter to Kilvean Cemetery. All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Kingsmills Care Home and the Macmillan Suite, Raigmore Hospital may be given at the door or forwarded to D. Chisholm & Sons, Huntly Street, Inverness IV3 5HP.
FISHER - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, on 31st January, 2016, Samuel (Sammy) Fisher, aged 94 years, Ferry Brae, North Kessock, (formerly of Charleston Meal Mill and crofter Drumsmittal), sadly missed by his nephew Simon Sharp and his cousins. Funeral service tomorrow (Saturday), 6th February, 2016, at 9.30am, in the North Kessock Free Church; thereafter to Tomnacross Cemetery. All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Cancer Research UK may be given at the service or forwarded to D. Chisholm & Sons, Huntly Street, Inverness IV3 5HP.
MORRISON - (Alness / Invergordon). Tragically at home, on Friday, 29th January, 2016, Sarah-Jane, aged 34 years, of Invergordon. Much loved mum of Sumer and Kaiden and beloved daughter of Peter and Cathy. Funeral service will be held in Invergordon Social Club, on Tuesday, 9th February, 2016, commencing at 1.30pm; thereafter to Alness Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Please wear colourful clothing. Family flowers only please, but a donation, if so desired, may be made at the service for the Suicide Awareness Group, Inverness. Enquiries to Mairi Russell Funeral Services. Tel. 01349 880901.
MACDONALD - (Strathpeffer / Dingwall). Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on Tuesday, 2nd February 2016, Margaret (Peggy) Macdonald, beloved wife of the late William Macdonald, mother of Linda, Shona and the late Evan, also a dear grandmother, great- grandmother and mother-in-law. Funeral particulars to be announced in the Press & Journal. Arrangements by John Munro, Fortrose. Tel 01381 621444.
PATIENCE - (Tain). Peacefully, in Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on Sunday, 7th February, 2016, following a short illness, borne with great courage and dignity and with his loving wife by his side, Hugh Reid Patience, 17 Springfield Gardens, Tain. Dearly loved husband of Shona, much loved father of Ashleigh and Neil and their partners Greig and Róisín, loving granda of Alec, dear brother and brother-in-law of Margaret and Andrew, loved and respected by all the extended family and friends. Funeral service will be held in Tain Parish Church, tomorrow (Saturday), 13th February, 2016, at 11am; thereafter to St Duthus New Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Flowers may be sent to the funeral or donations, if so desired, may be given at the service for the Salvation Army and the Royal British Legion (Tain Branch), or sent to Alasdair Rhind Funeral Directors, Sutherland House, Bank Street, Tain.
PETRIE - Suddenly, on Thursday, 4th February, 2016, David Alexander Hamlin, aged 64, formerly of Dingwall, husband to Frances, father to Chris, Zoë, Jilly, Lucy and Gavin, also a beloved son, brother, uncle and grandfather. Funeral private. Enquiries to the funeral directors, John Fraser & Son, Lovat House, Dingwall. Tel. 01349 808666.