Deaths

OGILVIE Suddenly, on Saturday, 17th January, 2015, Charlie, beloved husband of Marie, much loved father, father-in-law and granda. Funeral private at his own request.
DOCHERTY (Lossiemouth). Peacefully, at Whinnybank Residential Home, Lossiemouth, on Thursday, 15th January, 2015, after a long struggle with Alzheimer's, Margaret, aged 84 years, dearly loved wife of Benny, much loved mam of May and Campbell, dear mother-in-law of Eddie and Lesley and an adored nanny to Ellie, Euan and Scot. Interred Lossiemouth Cemetery.
BROADBENT (Lossiemouth). Peacefully, at Stephen Hospital, Dufftown, on Friday, 16th January, 2015, Constance (Connie), aged 94 years, dearly loved mum of Hilary, dear mother-in-law of Terry, loving nan to Heather, Kelly and Jason and great-nan to Bethany and Alex. Funeral service, to which all friends are respectfully invited, in Moray Crematorium, on Monday, 26th January, at 11.30 am.
SIMPSON (Lossiemouth). Suddenly, but peacefully, at Dr Gray's Hospital, Elgin, on Friday, 16th January, 2015, Hazel (nee Youngson), aged 63 years, much loved mum of Stephen, Lynne and Christopher, loving nanna of Nicole, beloved daughter of Irene and the late William and dear sister of Avril, Billy and Derek. Interred Lossiemouth Cemetery.
McLAREN (Elgin). Peacefully, at Dr Gray's Hospital, Elgin, on Sunday 18th January, 2015, Nancy Fraser, in her 95th year, (formerly of Litigan Farm), dearly loved wife of the late Donald McLaren, a much loved sister and aunt. Cremated Moray Crematorium.
GRANT (Forres). Suddenly, but peacefully, on Tuesday, 20th January, 2015, Andy Grant, aged 47, loving husband of Tracy. Funeral service at 10.00 am, on Monday, 26th January, at Tom Ross and Sons Chapel, Orchard Road, Forres.
MUNRO (Elgin). Suddenly, at her home, 21 North Street, Bishopmill, Nan, a dearly loved aunt and a good friend. Sadly missed. Funeral arrangements later.
CRAIB (Elgin). Peacefully, at Abbeyvale Care Home, on Tuesday, 20th January, 2015, James (Curly), aged 83 years, formerly of Clackmarras, beloved husband of Edith, a much loved dad, granda, great-granda and brother. Funeral service at W.G. Catto Funeral Home, Linkwood Road, Elgin, on Tuesday, 27th January, at 1.00 pm, thereafter to Elgin Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only, but donations if desired, at Abbeyvale Care Home and Alzheimer Scotland.
McHARDY (Forres). Peacefully, surrounded by his family, at Meadowlark Nursing Home, on Tuesday, 20th January, 2015, Alistair (Ally), in his 85th year, of 33 Allan Drive, devoted husband to Ann, a loving father to Angela and Stephen, a dear father-in-law and an adored papa to Hayley, Matthew, Sam and Sean and formerly of Stonehaven. Funeral service in St Leonard's Parish Church, on Tuesday, 27th January, at 1.30 pm, to which all friends are respectfully invited and the following day a private burial for close family only, at his cherished Stonehaven. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, to Parkinson's can be made at church door, or forwarded to Andrew Smith, Funeral Director, 20 High Street, Forres, IV36 1DB
HARROLD (Mosstodloch). Suddenly, but peacefully, at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, on Saturday, 17th January, 2015, Robert (Bob), aged 62 years, Ivy Cottage, Blackdam, dearly loved husband of Helen, a loving father of Kenneth, Gayle and Richard, much loved granda to James and Evan. Funeral service, to which all friends are respectfully invited, at Bellie Parish Church, Fochabers, today Friday 23rd January, at 11.00 am, thereafter cremation private. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, at church to Coronary Care Unit A.R.I. Resting at William Watson's Rest Rooms, Blackfriars Road, Elgin. Very sadly missed.
MACKIE (Fochabers). Peacefully, surrounded by his family, at The Grove Care Home, Elgin, on Saturday, 17th January, 2015, William, aged 92 years, dearly beloved husband of the late Ina, much loved dad of Donna, Lesley and Angela, a dear father-in-law, granda, brother and uncle. Funeral service at Moray Crematorium, today Friday, 23rd January, at 2.30 pm. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, at crematorium for local charities. Resting at William Watson's Rest Rooms, Blackfriars Road, Elgin.
MEISNER Ella, aged 81 years, died peacefully, at Dr Gray's Hospital, Elgin, on Monday, 19th January, 2015, dearly beloved wife of the late Eric, loving mother to Jimmy and daughter- in-law Moira, much loved granny to Jenna and Keith and a dear sister to Jean and the late Jim. Funeral service at St Andrews Lhanbryd and Urquhart Parish Church, on Tuesday, 27th January, at 11.00 am, thereafter to Elgin Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, at church for Macmillan Nurses. Mourning clothes optional.
GRANT (New Elgin). Sadly, at home, on Wednesday, 21st January, 2015, Alfred Giles Grant (Alfie), aged 69 years, beloved husband of Margaret, much loved father of Darrin and Kevin, loving father-in-law of Christine and Donna, adored granpa of Daz, Ryan, Sandie and Toni. A friend to many. Dearly missed. Funeral service at W.G. Catto Funeral Home, Linkwood Road, Elgin, on Wednesday, 28th January, at 1.30 pm, thereafter to Elgin Cemetery. All friends welcome. Family flowers only, donations if desired, to Marie Curie. No callers please.