Deaths

ADDISON (Elgin). Peacefully, at his home, surrounded by his family, on Sunday, 8th January, 2017, Bill, aged 85 years, beloved husband of the late Frances, much loved dad of Betty, Suzanne, Ian and the late James, loving granda and great-granda. Bill's funeral service to which all are welcome, will be held at 1.45 pm, on Monday, 16th January, in Graham J. Rattray's Funeral Home, Shore Street, Lossiemouth IV31 6PB and thereafter to Elgin Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations to Marie Curie at the funeral home door if desired.
SUTHERLAND (Hopeman). Peacefully, at home, in Harbour Street, on Thursday, 5th January, 2017, Margaret (Peggy), aged 94 years, beloved wife of the late James Anderson (Jimmy) of Sutherland's Garage, Hopeman, much loved mum of Jennifer, mother-in-law of Jack, specially loved and loving granny of Thurza and Paul and doting great-granny of Kyle and Mia. Peggy's funeral service to which all are welcome, will be held at 11.30 am, on Monday, 16th January, in Graham J. Rattray's Funeral Home, Shore Street, Lossiemouth, IV31 6PB. Family flowers only please, donations to local charities at the funeral home door if desired.
DEAN (Lossiemouth). Peacefully, at Whinnybank Care Home, on Friday, 6th January, 2017, Annie (Nannie) Mitchell Dean (nee Gault), aged 92 years, formerly of Dachaidh, Dunbar Street, Lossiemouth, beloved wife of the late William Dean and a dearly loved mother to Raymond and Michael, mother-in-law, grandmother, great- grandmother, sister, sister- in-law and aunt. Funeral service, to which all friends are respectfully invited, in Steven Thomson and Son, Funeral Home, Clifton Road, Lossiemouth, today Friday, 13th January, at 12.30 pm, thereafter to Lossiemouth Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, may be given at the service, to R.N.L.I. Very sadly missed.
FRASER (Lossiemouth). Peacefully, at Abbeyvale Nursing Home, Elgin, on Monday, 9th January, 2017, Jack, aged 92 years, of 28 Hythehill, dearly loved husband of the late Nan Fraser, much loved dad of Lynn, Morag and Jacqueline, dear father-in-law, loving granda Jack and a dear brother of Janet (USA). Funeral service, to which all friends are respectfully invited, in St Gerardine's High Church, Lossiemouth, on Tuesday, 17th January, at 2.00 pm, thereafter to Lossiemouth Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, may be given at the service, to R.N.L.I.
MAIN (Lossiemouth). Called home to be with his Saviour, on Monday, 9th January, 2017, Donald, aged 90 years, dearly loved husband of the late Jessie Mitchell, a much loved father, father-in-law and granda. Funeral service, on Saturday, 14th January, at 11.00 am, from King Street Hall, Burghead, thereafter to Lossiemouth Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited.
ROSS (Burghead). After a long and happy life, peacefully, at Rosebank, Dunbar Street, on Tuesday, 10th January, 2017, Nettie, beloved wife of the late Willie Ross (Ginger), loving mum of Isobel, Heather and Shona, devoted granny of Carey, Ross, Bethany and Cameron. Nettie's Funeral Service will be held in The Church of Scotland, Burghead, on Saturday, 14th January, at 12.45 pm, interment thereafter at Burghead Cemetery. All friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, but if desired, donations can be made to Burghead Free Church and to R.N.L.I.
STUART (Mosstodloch). Peacefully, at Anderson's Care Home, Elgin, on Sunday, 8th January, 2017, Betty, aged 68 years, beloved wife of the late Ian, and a much loved mum, granny, sister, sister-in-law and auntie. Funeral service at Moray Crematorium, on Monday, 16th January, at 10.30 am. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only, but donations if desired, to Anderson's Care Home.
HAY (Elgin). Peacefully, at Tor-na-dee Care Home, Milltimber, on Monday, 9th January, 2017, Alice MacKenzie, aged 94 years, beloved wife of William John Hay (Jock), formerly of Fraser Avenue, Bishopmill, dearly loved mother, mother-in-law, grandma, great-grandma and sister. Funeral service at William Watson's Chapel, Blackfriars Road, Elgin, on Tuesday, 17th January, at 1.00 pm, thereafter to Elgin Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, at chapel for Dementia Research.
DOAMEKPOR (Elgin). Peacefully, at Dr Gray's Hospital, Elgin, on Monday, 19th December, 2016, Sheila, aged 78 years, of Ferrier Terrace, Bishopmill, dearly beloved wife of the late Philip, much loved mum of Amanda and Fiona, a dear mother-in-law and grandma. Funeral service at William Watson's Chapel, Blackfriars Road, Elgin, on Monday, 16th January, at 1.00 pm, thereafter to Elgin Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, at chapel for Moray Food Bank.
TAYLOR (Elgin). Peacefully, at her daughters home, surrounded by her loving family, on Tuesday, 10th January, 2017, Margaret, aged 82, beloved partner of the late Ian, dear mum and mum-in-law of John and Shona, Nita and Hamish, granny to Tony, John, Max, Nadia, Leo and Vince and great-granny to Ryan, Allea, Ariana and loving auntie to Keithy, Stevie, Maggie and Margaret-Anne. Funeral service at the W.G. Catto Funeral Home, Linkwood Road, Elgin, on Wednesday, 18th January, at 11.00 am, thereafter to Elgin Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited.