Announcements – 28th May, 2021

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DEATHS
BELL – Unexpectedly at the Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley on May 5, 2021, Reverend Douglas William Bell, in his 94th year, of Cairnbaan Lea, Cairnbaan, By Lochgilphead. Retired Church of Scotland Minister previously of Alexandria North Parish Church, Balloch and locum at North Knapdale Church and former partner at Ramsay, Menzies and Wilson, Glasgow. Beloved and loving husband of Helen Strachan, dearly loved father of Rachel and Mark and much respected father-in-law of Iain. Adored Grandpa of Duncan, Findlay and Christopher. A dear neighbour, great friend and mentor to many in the community. A private family funeral will take place from Tayvallich Church on May 31, 2021, thereafter to Carsaig Cemetery, Tayvallich. For those wishing to pay their respects, the funeral cortège will leave from Tayvallich Parish Church approximately 12.30/12.45pm on route to Carsaig Cemetery.

CRAWFORD – Ile Crawford (née Weir), peacefully at home, at Blarghour Farm, Lochaweside on May 24, 2021, aged 82 years. Beloved wife of the late Ernie, loving Mum to Catriona, Isobel and Elspeth, Granny to Finlay and Innes and sister to the late Lexa MacCallum, Willie Weir and Mary Forgrieve. A graveside service will be held at Glenorchy Parish Church, Dalmally on Monday, May 31 (in line with Covid restrictions).

IN MEMORIAMS
LAIDLAW COFFIELD – May 30, 2000
Missed every day
– Martin and family

MCDOUGALL – In loving memory of our beloved mother and granny,
Mary McDougall, who passed away May 27, 2010.
Always in our thoughts.
– Donald, Sandra, Joe, Jem, Katie and Alisdair.