Smith (Laurencekirk)

Kirsty, Allison, Mike and the family wish to express their sincere appreciation to relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind  expressions of sympathy received during their sad loss of Lawrance. Grateful thanks to the staff at Kirk Lodge Nursing Home for all the care given to Lawrance, the Rev. Douglas Lamb for his kind words and comforting service, Neil and Alison Ingram for their kindness with the funeral arrangements. Finally thanks to all who paid their last respects to Lawrance and kindly donated £188.00 to Mearns and Coastal Healthy Living Network.

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)

Marjorie and the family wish to express their sincere appreciation to relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind expressions of sympathy, cards, telephone calls and flowers received during their sad and sudden loss of John.

Grateful thanks to the Emergency Services for all their assistance and help, the Rev. John Watson for his support and most comforting service, thanks also to Neil and Alison Ingram for their kindness with the arrangements and the Glenesk Hotel, Edzell for the lovely hospitality. Finally, appreciation to all who paid their last respects to John at Parkgrove Crematorium and generously donated £1224.00 to Scottish Mountain Rescue.

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)

Ian, Susan, Irene and the family wish to thank most sincerely relatives, friends and neighbours for their support and many kind expressions of sympathy, cards, telephone calls and flowers received during their recent sad loss of Ruby.

Grateful thanks to the doctors and nurses at Auchenblae Medical Centre, nurses and staff at the Kincardine Community Hospital and Burnside Nursing Home for their care given to Ruby. Special thanks to Norman Trewren for the most comforting service, Anne Caird, Church Organist, Funeral Director Neil W. Ingram for his kindness with the arrangements and the Clatterin Brig for taking care of the catering.

Finally, many thanks to all who paid their last respects at the church and crematorium and generously donated £528.64 to Auchenblae Church.

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

Craig, Sandra and the family wish to express their sincere appreciation to relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind expressions of sympathy received following the sad loss of Cis.

Special thanks to the staff at Burnside Care Home for their dedicated care given to Cis over the past few years. Grateful thanks to the Rev. Douglas Lamb for his support and most comforting service, thanks also to Neil and Alison Ingram for all their kindness with the arrangements, the ladies at the Dickson Hall for the lovely hospitality. Finally thank you to all who paid their last respects to Cis at Laurencekirk 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.