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.

Donald

Sadly at home after a lang sair fecht, on Wednesday October 5th 2016, Edmond (Ed), in his 80th year, (retired watchmaker, Laurencekirk) dearly loved husband of Babs, loving father to Eddie, Kathleen, Andrew and Barbara, a dear father-in-law, granda, great-granda, brother, uncle and a good friend to many.

Funeral service at Parkgrove Crematorium, Friockheim on Tuesday October 11th 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 COPD at Stracathro Hospital and Laurencekirk District Nurses.

Thomson

Peacefully at Burnside Care Home, Laurencekirk on Tuesday September 27th 2016, Peggy (nee Stephen), in her 100th year, dearly loved wife of the late David, a loving mother, mother-in-law, granny, great-granny, great great-granny, a very dear friend to many.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Tuesday October 4th at 10.30 a.m., to which all family and friends are respectfully invited and thereafter to Laurencekirk Cemetery. Flowers are welcome or donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for Help for Heroes.

Macaulay

Peacefully at home in Laurencekirk on Friday September 2nd 2016, after a lang sair fecht, Ian, aged 54 years. Dearly loved husband to Ruth, a loving son, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle and a special friend to all who knew him.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Friday September 9th at 11.30 a.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 in aid of Laurencekirk District Nurses and Marie Curie Nurses.

McLean

Peacefully at home in Laurencekirk on Thursday August 11th 2016, after a long illness bravely borne, Vic, aged 72 years. Dearly loved husband of Janet, loving father to Amanda and Jodie, a dear father-in-law of George and Graeme, proud grandad to Ritchie and Sally.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Wednesday August 17th at 11.00 a.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 in aid of Laurencekirk District Nurses and Marie Curie Nurses.

Beattie

Peacefully at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary on Sunday May 29th 2016, James (Jim), aged 74 years, of Haughhead, Laurencekirk. Dearly loved husband of Mabel, loving dad to Norman, Lorraine, Moira and Allan, a dear father-in-law, granda, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and a good friend to many.

Funeral service at Parkgrove Crematorium, Friockheim on Friday June 3rd at 12.30 p.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 Laurencekirk Community Equipment Fund.

Stuart

Tragically as a result of an accident in Norway on Friday April 29th 2016, Iain (Tufty), aged 41 years. Loving husband of Amy, devoted dad to Sara and Thomas, devoted son of Audrey and Jim, much loved brother to Hamish, Patricia and Audrey, a dear son-in-law, brother-in-law and uncle. Iain was a good friend to many and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Friday May 13th at 1.30 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 Crohn’s & Colitis and Oil and Gas Bereavement Fund.

Anderson

Peacefully at home in Laurencekirk on Wednesday March 30th 2016, after a short illness bravely borne, Charlotte Christina (nee Donald), aged 66 years. Dearly loved wife of Ron, loving and devoted mum to Elizabeth and Ronald, beloved daughter of the late John and Annie Donald, a dear sister, sister-in-law, aunt and a good friend to all who knew her.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Thursday April 7th at 1.30 p.m., thereafter to Laurencekirk Cemetery to which all relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for Laurencekirk Medical Centre and Marie Curie Nurses.