Deaths

BREMNER - (Alness). Suddenly at his home, on Sunday, 6th April, 2014, Malcolm (Mackie), aged 76 years, a much loved brother, uncle and dear friend to many. Funeral service will be held in Inverness Crematorium, on Tuesday, 22nd April, 2014, commencing at 12.30pm. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, but a donation, if so desired, may be made at the service for The Capstone Centre. Enquiries to Mairi Russell Funeral Services. Tel. 01349 880901.
PARKIN - (Invergordon). Peacefully, at Kintyre House Care Home, Invergordon, on Tuesday, 8th April, 2014, Betty, aged 94 years. Devoted wife of the late Les, loving mother of John and his wife Janet and a good friend to many. Funeral service will be held in Inverness Crematorium on Wednesday, 23rd April, 2014, commencing at 10.30am. Family flowers only please. A celebration of Betty's life will take place at St Ninian's Episcopal Church, Invergordon, on Wednesday, 30th April, 2014, commencing at 12 noon, where all friends are invited to wear colourful clothing to reflect Betty's personality. All friends are welcome at either or both services where there will be an opportunity to make a donation, if so desired, for Blind Veteran's UK (formerly St Dunstan's). Enquiries to Mairi Russell Funeral Services. Tel. 01349 880901.
GILMOUR - (Invergordon). Peacefully, in Invergordon County Community Hospital, on Thursday, 10th April, 2014, William (Bill), aged 76 years, beloved husband of the late Ella, much loved father of Andrew and Alan, loved by all the extended family. Funeral service will be held in Invergordon Church of Scotland, on Wednesday, 23rd April, 2014; commencing at 11.30am. All friends respectfully invited. Private committal at Inverness Crematorium. Family flowers only please, but a donation, if so desired, may be made at the service for Maggie's Highlands and Macmillan Cancer Support. Enquiries to Mairi Russell Funeral Services. Tel. 01349 880901.
MACLEAY - (Invergordon). Peacefully, in the County Hospital, Invergordon, on Friday, 11th April, 2014, Catherine Ann "Renie" (nee Campbell), 9 Ord Terrace, Invergordon, beloved wife of the late Charlie, dearly loved mother of Gordon and Derek, loving mother-in-law of Carole, much loved granny of Adam, Conor, Rebecca and Megan, loving sister of Marion and a dear sister-in-law of Jim, Cathie, Chrissie and Kathleen. A service was held in Invergordon Parish Church, yesterday (Thursday), 17th April, 2014; followed by interment in Rosskeen Cemetery. Enquiries to Alasdair Rhind, Funeral Directors, Sutherland House, Bank Street, Tain.
ROSS - (Muir of Ord). Peacefully, at his home, 10 Chapleton Place, on Monday, 14th April, 2014, with his family by his side, Charlie, in his 97th year, beloved husband of the late Margaret, devoted and much loved dad of Roselyn, Hilary and James and dear father-in-law of Lyall and Sheila, a much loved granda, great-granda, brother and uncle. Funeral service will be held in Killearnan Church of Scotland, on Wednesday, 23rd April, 2014, commencing at 11am; thereafter to Tore Burial Ground. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, but a donation, if so desired, may be made at the service for Crossroads Care. Enquiries to D. J. MacLennan & Son, Muir of Ord. Tel. 01463 870891.
FRASER - (Portmahomack). Peacefully, in Kingsmills Nursing Home, Inverness, on Tuesday, 15th April, 2014, Jessie Isabella Munro, aged 97 years, formerly of Seafield House, Portmahomack, beloved wife of the late George, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Margaret and George, much loved grandma of Greg and Lauren, dear sister of Andrew and the late Etta and Geordie, a loving aunt, great-aunt and loved by all the extended family and friends. Funeral service will be held in Tain Free Church, on Wednesday, 23rd April, 2014, at 1pm; thereafter to Tarbat New Cemetery, Portmahomack. Family flowers only please, but donations, if so desired, may be given at the service for Kingsmills Nursing Home, Inverness or sent to Alasdair Rhind, Funeral Directors, Sutherland House, Bank Street, Tain.
MACLENNAN - Peacefully, at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on 12th April, 2014, Maureen MacLennan, aged 74 years, 22 Mellon Charles, Aultbea, beloved wife of Alexander, much loved mum of James and Andrew, doting nana of Anthony, Kerenza, Sasha, Keisha, Alexander and Isla-Grace, loving sister of Albert and Dennis, also a dear aunt and great-aunt. Funeral service on Friday, 25th April, 2014, at 11.30am, in Inverness Crematorium; to be followed by a Service of Thanksgiving in Aultbea Free Church, at 3.30pm. All welcome to attend. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the British Heart Foundation may be given at the service or forwarded to D. Chisholm & Sons, Huntly Street, Inverness IV3 5HP.
FRASER - Peacefully, at home, on 12th April, 2014, after a short illness, John Robertson Fraser (Jockie), 34 Balvaird Terrace, Muir-of-Ord, aged 73 years. Dearly loved husband of Liz, much loved dad of Bryan, Laura and Steven, devoted grandad of Sophie and dear brother of David. Funeral service on Thursday, 24th April, 2014, at 2.30pm, in Inverness Crematorium. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Donations welcome at the service for the Highland Hospice or please forward to William T. Fraser and Son, Funeral Directors, Culduthel Road, Inverness.
REYNOLDS - (Dingwall). Peacefully, in the loving care of the staff at Mull Hall Care Home, Catherine 'Kate' (nee Anton), aged 98 years. Beloved wife of the late Jim Reynolds (forest ranger), much loved mother of George and daughter-in-law Stella, a loving granny and great-grandma. Funeral service from St Clement's Parish Church, Dingwall, tomorrow (Saturday), 19th April, 2014, at 1pm, all friends respectfully invited; thereafter committal private. Family flowers only. Arrangements by D. Gunn, Funeral Home, Blackwells Street, Dingwall.


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