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BROWN – MCINTYRE – John Brown and Moira (née McIntyre), on September 2, 1967, at Castlehill Church, by Rev J Cormack.
DUNCAN – Jeanmarie, Scott, Andrew, Ruaridh and family would like to thank everyone for kind expressions of sympathy, by cards, letters, phone calls and visits, following the sudden passing of Maurice. Thank you to everyone who attended the service at the parish church and graveside. Thanks to members of Oban and Lorn Strathspey and Reel Society for beautiful music at the service. Also to Archie McAllister for his playing, and to Donnie Files for his playing at the graveside. The retiral collection for Stroke Association raised the magnificent sum of £599.55. Thank you everyone.
MACMILLAN – Katrina, Sharon, Lorraine and families would like to thank relatives and friends for the many kind expressions of sympathy received on their sad loss of David. Special thanks to nursing staff at Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. Thanks to Rev Philip Wallace for a very fitting service, to Kenny and Rhys Blair for caring and professional services, to the Stronvaar Bowling Club and Argyll Bakeries for excellent catering, and to all who came from near and far to pay their respects. The retiral collection for Macmillan Nurses, Kintyre Locality, raised £195.
MCMILLAN – Elizabeth. Matthew, Elizabeth Ann, John and families would like to thank relatives and friends for their kind support and for the cards and flowers received following Elizabeth’s recent passing and also to thank everyone who attended the funeral service. Special thanks to all the staff at Ward 8B, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital and Dr Elder. Thank you to Matthew Ramsay for the comforting and personal service, to Kenny Blair for his support and compassion and to The Glen for the catering.

MITCHELL – Vera and family (Macduff) wish to thank all those who have sent kind expressions of sympathy and acts of support following the sad loss of Alexander (Sandy), a beloved husband of Vera. They have been very much appreciated. Thanks to Robin Wiseman for a lovely service, and to everyone for the kind donations of £122.30, for the British Heart Foundation.

CAREY – In loving memory of a very special Auntie Patsy.
Those we hold so dear never truly leave us,
They live on in the kindness they showed, the comfort they shared
and the love they brought into our lives.
Forever in our hearts.
– Love you always, Annamarie, Allan, John, Jacqueline and Linda xx.
Our memories are a keepsake, of times that live forever in our hearts.
Love you always Auntie Patsy.
– Kyle, Fraser, Joanne and John xx.
CUNNINGHAM – Neil Blair, loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away September 14, 2012.
Loved and remembered every day.
– Christine and all the family.
GODDARD – Agnes, died September 6, 1999.
Miss and love you always.
– Mum, Sandra, Ali and family.
Love and miss you very much.
– Twinkle.
GODDARD – Beautiful memories of our darling niece and cousin, Agnes (Robertson), who was taken from us on September 6, 1999.
Agnes, if we could build a stairway
We would build it with loving chains
We would build that stair to heaven
And bring you home again.
– Auntie Sandra, Uncle Andy and Harrison cousins xxxxxxx.
MCGOUGAN – In loving memory of my dad, Donald, passed away September 8, 2015.
Forever in my thoughts.
– Love, Nan.
MCMURCHY – In memory of Archie, died September 14, 1994.
You left us quickly,
Thoughts unknown,
But you left a memory,
We are proud to own.
– Your loving wife, Janet.
STIMSON – In loving memory of our mum, Gillian, died one year ago today.
We thought of you with love today,
But that is nothing new,
We thought about you yesterday,
And days before that too.
We think of you in silence,
We often speak your name,
All we have are memories,
And your picture in a frame.
Your memory is our keepsake,
With which we’ll never part,
It has been a year now,
Forever in our hearts.
– Your loving sons, Craig and Rory.
STIMSON – In loving memory of our dear sister and auntie, Gillian, sadly taken on September 8, 2016.
It broke my heart to lose you, Gill
But to stay just brought you pain
Love alone could not save you
But I know we’ll meet again.
– Love forever, Katie and Alan xx.
Of all the many blessings
However great or small,
To have had you as my auntie,
Was the greatest one of all.
– Love always, Kelly xx.
STIMSON – Treasured memories of our dear friend, Gillian, who passed away September 8, 2016.
Goodbye my friend,
I know I’ll never see you again,
But the time together, through all the years,
Will take away these tears.
You will always be with us.
– Catherine and Arthur.
Always in our thoughts,
Forever in our hearts.
– Kerri-Ann and Chloe.
STIMSON – In loving memory of my best friend, Gillian, lost on September 8, 2016.
Irreplaceable, much loved and missed every day.
Will always be in my heart,
Till we meet again.
– Meg xx.