Reid

Sadly at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary on Friday November 10, 2017, Alastair, aged 72 years, formerly of Laurencekirk and Aberdeen Northern Marts. Dearly loved husband of Helen, much loved dad of Philip, Peter and Neil, a devoted Granddad of Halle, Wayne, Chloe and Arran, a dear brother to Margaret and friend to many.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church, on Monday November 20 at 1.00 p.m., thereafter to Laurencekirk Cemetery, to which all friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for the Laurencekirk Christmas Lights Fund.

Bedborough (Laurencekirk/Drumlithie)

Peacefully at home in Laurencekirk on Saturday July 29th 2017, Jennifer, dearly loved wife of Ronnie, a much loved mum, granny and a dear friend to all who knew her.

Funeral service at Glenbervie Parish Church on Friday August 4th at 2.00 p.m., thereafter to the churchyard to which all family and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired may be given at the church for Macmillan Nurses and Marie Curie Cancer Care.

Heath (Brechin/Laurencekirk)

Peacefully at Ninewells Hospital, Dundee on Wednesday July 12th 2017 after a short illness bravely borne. Allan Charles aged 49 years, beloved partner of Sylvia Greig, son of Brian and Katy Heath, a loving father, brother, uncle, nephew and shipmate.

Funeral service at Parkgrove Crematorium, Friockheim on Thursday July 20th at 2.30 p.m., to which all family and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired may be given at the Crematorium for Cancer Research.

Pearson

Suddenly with dignity at Mowatt Court Nursing Home, Stonehaven on Saturday July 1st 2017, after a short illness bravely borne, Jack aged 81 years, dearly loved husband of Liz and the late Janette, a loving dad to Marion, Alex, Ian and Keith, father-in-law to Alex, Helen, Jennifer and Lynne, cherished papa and great-papa, greatly respected and loved friend of Kim and Steve and much loved uncle to Sandy and Liz. A very dear friend to many who will be very sadly missed.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Friday July 7th at 2.00 p.m., to which all family and friends are respectfully invited, thereafter to Laurencekirk Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for Macmillan Nurses and the British Heart Foundation.

Rothney

Suddenly at home in Laurencekirk on Tuesday June 20th 2017, Robert (Bob) aged 61 years, loving son to Bob and the late Margaret, a dear brother, brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle and a good friend to all who knew him.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Wednesday June 28th at 1.30p.m., to which all family and friends are respectfully invited and thereafter to Laurencekirk Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for Laurencekirk Floral Hanging Baskets.

Harrison

Peacefully at home on Saturday April 29th 2017, John Maxwell Harrison (Maxie, retired North Eastern/ Grampian Fire Brigade Officer), aged 75 years. Loving husband of Dorothy (nee Clark), father to Scott and Mark, grandfather to Elliot, Logan, Lottie and Libby.

Funeral service at Aberdeen Crematorium, Hazelhead (West Chapel) on Friday May 12th at 11.00 a.m., to which all friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted on exit of the crematorium in aid of a chosen charity.

Murray

Very suddenly and sadly in Laurencekirk on Monday April 3rd 2017, Alastair James, aged 60 years, (of Murray Architects and formerly of Thomson, Craig and Donald, Architects), dearly loved son of Marjorie and the late Edward, loving brother to Edward and brother-in-law to Kathleen, a devoted and much respected uncle to Edward and Gemma, James and Rachel.

Alastair will be sorely missed by all the family.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Wednesday April 12th at 11.00a.m., to which all family and friends are respectfully invited, and thereafter to Laurencekirk Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for Laurencekirk Parish Church.

Mallon

Peacefully at the Kincardine Community Hospital, Stonehaven on Sunday January 15th 2017, with great courage and dignity, Linda aged 57 years, dearly loved wife of Bill, loving mother to Craig and Ross, mother-in-law to Alicia and devoted Nana to Beatrice.

Funeral service at Parkgrove Crematorium, Friockheim on Friday January 27th at 11.30 a.m., to which all family and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the crematorium for Cancer Research UK.

Garrow

Suddenly at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary on Friday December 2nd 2016, with his family by his side, James aged 86 years, beloved husband of the late Cathleen, loving father to Sylvia, James, Doreen and the late Christine, a caring father-in-law to Gary and Alison, and a much loved grandad and great-grandad.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Friday December 9th at 1.00 p.m., to which all family and friends are respectfully invited and thereafter to Laurencekirk Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for the Maggie’s Centre at Ninewells Hospital.

Wards (Laurencekirk)

Peacefully after a short illness on Friday October 7th 2016 at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, John Rowland Reid Wards aged 87, beloved husband for 66 years of Margaret Angus, loving father of Rowland, Anna, and the late John, loved father-in-law of Adrienne, Derek, Julia and Mark, beloved grandfather of Diane, John, Wendy, Michelle, Paul, Lauren, Rosie and Douglas and to his five great grandsons Derek, Norman, Gregor, Fraser and Euan.

Funeral service to which all family and friends are respectfully invited at St. Laurence Episcopal Church, Laurencekirk on Friday October 14th at 11.00 a.m., thereafter to Laurencekirk Cemetery. Family flowers only please with donations in lieu to the British Red Cross.