Announcements for dates 15/07/17 – 22/07/17

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BIRTHS
DI DUCA – Michael and Rhona (née Brown) are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful son, Nico Alexander, on July 12, 2017 at Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. A wee brother for Carla.
INNES
George and Laura (née Livingstone) are delighted to announce the birth of their daughter, Imogen Livingstone, on July 3, 2017, at Crosshouse, Kilmarnock. First grandchild for William and Margaret and second grandchild for Wilson and Eileen.
marriages

MARTIN – SMALL
Charlie and Una are delighted to announce the marriage of their middle son, Barry, to Joanne, at Hamilton Town House, on July 12, 2017. A fantastic day was had by all.
DEATHS
CAMPBELL – Peacefully, at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow, on July 16, 2017, Charles Martin Campbell, in his 80th year, 6 Wellpark, Kilkenzie, dearly beloved husband of Margaret Deans, much loved dad of Catherine, Vivienne and Robert and a loving granda and great granda. Service in the Highland Parish Church, on Friday, July 21 at 1.00pm, funeral thereafter to Patchan Cemetery. Friends please accept this intimation and invitation. Family flowers only please. A retiral collection will be held in aid of the Macmillan Nurses, Kintyre Locality.
HARVEY – Peacefully, at the Campbeltown Hospital, after a long illness, with her family by her side, on July 14, 2017, Mary Galbraith Arkell, in her 76th year, 39 Lady Mary Row, Campbeltown, dearly beloved wife of John Harvey (Jake), much loved mum of Glynn, Audrey, Raymond and Graeme, loving granny of Shannon, Jake, Glynn, Gareth, Cameron and the late Ross, and a much loved sister and aunt.
MACMILLAN – Peacefully, at the Campbeltown Hospital, surrounded by her family, on July 15, 2017, Fiona Smith, in her 80th year, 8 Wallace Cottages, Southend, dearly beloved wife of John MacMillan, much loved mum of Malina, Alison and George, mother-in-law of Duncan and Ian, loving granny of Julie, Gemma, Scott, Gayle, Millie, Jake and Craig and beloved great granny of Riley and Stella.
O’KEEFE – Suddenly at home, 21d Princes Street, Campbeltown, on July 7, 2017, Raymond O’Keefe, in his 68th year, dearly beloved father of Raymond, Anthony, Andrea and James and a loving grandad.
THOMSON – Robert (Bob), 83 years, formerly of Mafeking Place, Campbeltown, husband of Sabina (Sibby Meenan), died peacefully, at RHD Unit, Crosshouse Hospital, Kilmarnock, on July 4, 2017.
acknowledgements
MCGEACHY – Isa and family would like to thank family, friends and neighbours for all cards, flowers, visits and kind words of support and sympathy following the sad loss of Duncan. They would also like to thank the ambulance service and the police service, both in Campbeltown and Islay. Grateful thanks to the Reverend Valerie Watson and the Reverend Anne McIvor for their support to the family and their very fitting service. Thanks also to Marsali Thompson for playing the organ. Sincere gratitude to Jean and Craig MacAffer and Donnie for their help and support throughout. Many thanks to Port Askaig Hotel for the lovely purvey. And finally, a big thank you to all who attended Kilmeny Church and graveside.
IN MEMORIAMS
JOHNSTON – In memory of Ian (Chic), who died July 25, 2008.
– Hamish and Kenneth.
WILSON – In loving memory of Davie, died July 23, 2007.
– Love, Isobel and Gordon.
WILSON – In loving memory of a much loved dad and grampa, Davie, died July 23, 2007.
Remembered and never forgotten.
– Stewart, Heather, Kerry and Louise.