Smith

Peacefully after a short illness on Saturday September 29th 2018, Lawrance Blair Smith, aged 92 years, (retired vet). Dearly loved husband of the late Joyce, loving father to Allison, Kirsty and Mike, devoted grandfather to his eight grandchildren, and a good friend to all who knew him.

Funeral service at Parkgrove Crematorium, Friockheim on Friday October 5th at 2.30p.m., to which relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the Crematorium for Mearns Community Transport.

Stewart (Marykirk)

Suddenly as the result of a tragic road accident on Tuesday September 11th 2018, John, aged 78 years, (formerly of Glaxo, Montrose). Dearly loved husband of Marjorie, much adored dad to Catriona, Jane, Deirdre and Gillian, a dear grandad to his nine grandchildren. He will be sadly missed.

Funeral service at Parkgrove Crematorium, Friockheim on Friday September 21st at 1.30p.m., to which family and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the Crematorium for Scottish Mountain Rescue.

Mair

Douglas James Mair, 65, son of the late James and Mary Mair, has died after a lengthy illness bravely borne.

Funeral at Baldarroch Crematorium near Banchory at 2.30pm Wednesday 5th September.

Coull (Auchenblae)

Peacefully after a short illness at Burnside Care Home, Laurencekirk on Wednesday August 8th 2018, Ruby (nee Jenkins), aged 89 years, dearly loved wife of the late Angus, loving mother to Susan, Ian and the late Paul, a dear mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and a dear friend to many, who will be sadly missed.

Funeral service at West Mearns Parish Church, Auchenblae on Tuesday August 14th at 11.00 a.m., thereafter to Parkgrove Crematorium, Friockheim for 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 church and crematorium for Auchenblae Parish Church.

Brown

Peacefully at Burnside Nursing Home, Laurencekirk on Friday May 11th, 2018, Christina (Cis) nee Smith, dearly loved wife of the late George, loving mother to Craig and the late Murray, dear mother-in-law to Sandra, devoted grandma, great-grandma and a good friend to many.

After a private cremation a memorial service will take place in Laurencekirk Parish Church on Monday May 21st at 2.00p.m., to which family and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please.

Craig (Auchenblae)

Peacefully at Burnside Nursing Home, Laurencekirk in the presence of family and the caring staff of Burnside on Thursday May 3rd 2018, Miss Mary Craig MA, in her 108th year, retired school teacher at Auchenblae. Dearly loved daughter of the late James and Helen, dear sister to the late Elizabeth and a good friend to many.

Funeral service at Auchenblae Parish Church on Friday May 11th at 11.30a.m., thereafter to Auchenblae Cemetery to which all family and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for Miss Craig’s chosen charities.

Keilloh

Suddenly but peacefully at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary on Thursday April 12th, 2018, Margaret of Laurencekirk, dearly loved mother of Yvonne and Ann, loving granny to John, Gayle and Shaun, great-granny to Katie, Liam, Isla and Cameron and a dear sister to Cathy.

Funeral service at Laurencekirk Parish Church on Thursday April 19th at 2.00p.m., thereafter to Laurencekirk Cemetery to which family and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for the CCU at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

Rae

Malcolm, Farmer, Groundworks Contractor of South Barns, Laurencekirk, died suddenly at Ninewells Hospital, Dundee on Tuesday March 6th 2018. Loving husband to Nerys, devoted dad to Louise, Colleen and Callum, father-in-law and friend to Colin, Paul and Nicola, besotted Dadum to Fletcher, Larry and Georgie, dear son of Mary and the late Alf, brother and best mate to Donald, Alfie and Ken, special brother-in-law, uncle and a very good and loyal friend to many.

Service at Baldarroch Crematorium, Crathes on Friday March 16th at 1.00p.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 Chest Heart and Stroke.

Scott

Peacefully at Burnside Care Home, Laurencekirk on Wednesday March 7th, 2018, Mary, dearly loved wife of Charlie, loving mum to Moira, mother-in-law of John, a dear granny of Hamish and Fiona. Mary will be sadly missed.

Funeral service for close family and friends at Parkgrove Crematorium on Tuesday March 13th at 10.30a.m., followed by a memorial service at 2.00p.m. in Laurencekirk Parish Church to which all friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for Friends of Burnside.

MacGregor (Fordoun)

Peacefully at Roxburghe House, Aberdeen on Friday February 23rd, 2018, John, aged 78 years, Mill of Garvock, Fordoun, much loved husband of Janet, loving dad to Alison and Susan, father-in-law of Craig, beloved grandad to Talia and Kassidy and a dear friend who will be sadly missed.

Please note due to weather conditions John’s funeral service will now take place on Friday 9th March at St. Cyrus Parish Church at 1.00p.m., and thereafter to Garvock Cemetery. All family and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired will be gratefully accepted at the church for Roxburghe House.