Deaths

DAVIDSON - (Tain). Peacefully, in Linlithgow Care Home, Linlithgow, on Sunday, 5th November, 2017, Hughina 'Nina' Johan Gunn Macleod, formerly of 26 Scotsburn Road, Tain, beloved wife of the late Donald, loving mother of Donald, dear mother-in-law of Margaret, dearly loved granny of Karen and Jennifer and loved by all the extended family and friends. Funeral service will be held in Tain Parish Church on Friday, 17th November, 2017, at 1.30pm; 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 Alzheimer Scotland or sent to Alasdair Rhind Funeral Director, Sutherland House, Bank Street, Tain.
MORGAN - (Tain). Peacefully, in The County Hospital, Invergordon, on Friday, 10th November, 2017, Michael 'Mike' Allan Morgan, 7 Craighill Terrace, Tain, loving husband of the late Margaret, dearly loved father of Mike and Gregor, dear mother-in-law of Jayne, much loved grandad of Paul and Kelly, a loving great-grandad and loved by all the extended family and friends. Funeral service will be held in Tain Parish Church on Monday, 20th November, 2017, at 11am; thereafter to Inverness Crematorium. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, but donations, if so desired, may be given at the service for The British Heart Foundation or sent to Alasdair Rhind, Funeral Directors, Sutherland House, Bank Street, Tain.
SANDERSON - (Culnaskeath, Evanton) . Suddenly, but peacefully, on Thursday, 9th November, 2017, Marjorie (Madge), aged 79 years, of Culnaskeath, Evanton. Beloved wife of Andrew. A celebration of Madge's life was held in Inverness Crematorium, yesterday (Thursday), 16th November, 2017. If desired, a donation can be made for Dingwall Medical Group Bequest Fund. Please can all donations be forwarded to Mairi Russell Funeral Services, 1-3 Mitchell Lane, Alness IV17 0QW. Tel. 01349 880901.
HAY - (Invergordon). Suddenly, but peacefully, after a long illness, at his home in Fraser Road, Invergordon on Monday, 13th November, 2017, John, aged 69 years. Loving husband of Stenia and a devoted father, son, brother, grandfather and uncle. Funeral service will be held in Invergordon Church of Scotland on Tuesday, 21st November, 2017, commencing at 10am; thereafter to Inverness Crematorium. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, but a donation, if so desired, may be made at the service for Macmillan Nurses. Enquiries to Mairi Russell Funeral Services. Tel. 01349 880901.
MACNAMARA - Dr Ellen Floyd, PhD, (Lelle) finally at peace on 3rd November, 2017, aged 93, having suffered bravely over a decade of incapacity, after a lifetime dedicated to her friends and family, numerous godchildren, Etruscan archaeology and to the Highlands. Funeral at St Andrew's, Tain, on Friday 8th December, 2017, at 1pm; followed by interment at Criech Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations please to the Ellen Macnamara Memorial Foundation to sponsor post-doctoral fellowships in Etruscan archaeology. Payments to Bircham Dyson Bell Client A/c, 50 Broadway, London SW1H 0BL. A Memorial event at the British Museum is planned in the New Year.
MACKAY - (Tain). Peacefully, in Ward 3a Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, on Saturday, 11th November, 2017, in her 98th year, Catherine Ann Kennedy (Cathy), Innis Mhor Care Home, Tain, (formerly of 43 Manse Crescent, Tain), beloved wife of the late Joseph, dearly loved mother of Margaret, Ann and the late Angus and Alison, a much loved nana, great-gran and loved by all the extended family and friends. Funeral service will be held in Tain Parish Church, on Wednesday, 22nd November, 2017, at 12 noon; thereafter to St Duthus New Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, but donations, may be given at the service for The Lymphoma Association, or sent to Alasdair Rhind Funeral Directors, Sutherland House, Bank Street, Tain.
ALLAN - (Dingwall). Peacefully, at Wyvis House, Dingwall, on Sunday, 12th November, 2017, Betty, late of The Old House, Castle Street, Dingwall, younger daughter of the late James and Margaret Allan, dear sister of the late Bobs. Funeral service from St James the Great, Episcopal Church, Dingwall, on Monday, 20th November, 2017, at 12 noon; interment thereafter at Fodderty Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Enquiries to D. Gunn Funeral Home, Blackwells Street, Dingwall. Tel. 01349 863951.