REEKIE (St. Monans). Peacefully, at St Columba's Hospice, Edinburgh, on Tuesday 5th January, 2021, Eunice (nee Wood), formerly St. Monans and Banff, dearly loved wife of the late Charles Reekie, a much loved sister, sister-in-law, aunt and great-aunt. Private family funeral at her own request in St Monans Cemetery.
MORRISON (Huntly). Peacefully after a short illness, at Rothieden, on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, Ian, aged 89 years, beloved husband of the late Helen, much loved father of Richard, David and Peter, devoted grandad and great-grandad also a dear father-in-law, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and friend to many. Due to current restrictions Ian's funeral will be private.
DUFF Kathleen (Katie), Laurencekirk, aged 92 years, widow of the late James Duff, police constable, MacDuff, sadly taken from her family on Thursday, December 24th, 2020, at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after a short illness. Dearly beloved mother of Alison, grandmother, great-grandmother and mother-in-law. Private funeral to be held at Baldarroch Crematorium, Crathes. Family flowers only.
WOOD (Portsoy). Peacefully, at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, on Wednesday 23rd December, 2020, William John Wood (Bill) former Clydesdale Bank Manager of Portsoy. Dearly beloved husband of Margaret and a proud father of Peter and Lesley and Alan and Ratna. A loving Granda and Grandad to Taylor and Adrian and a dear brother to Stan, Frank and Brian. Funeral private due to current restrictions.
ANDERSON (Turriff). Peacefully at home, on Saturday, December 19th, 2020, Madge, aged 75 years. Beloved wife of Kenny, much loved mum to Kevin and Diana, loving step-mum to Karen and Keith. Cherished granny to all the kids. Forever in our hearts. Funeral service was private due to current health guidelines.
LAWTIE (Buckie). Peacefully at her son's residence, 6 Duthie Place, on Saturday, December 19, 2020, Evelyn (nee McRae), aged 85 years. Beloved wife of the late George (Dodie), much loved mam of Elizabeth, Angus, Kenneth and Gordon, respected mother-in-law, loving granny and great-granny. Funeral service private.
COWIE (Portessie). Suddenly, but peacefully at home, on Thursday, 17th December, 2020, Sheila (nee Imlach), aged 83 years. Beloved wife of the late George Alexander Cowie, much loved mum to Bryan, Stephen, Martin and Adrian. Cherished granny to Calvin. Will be sadly missed by all. Funeral service private due to current health guidelines.
WEBSTER (Banff). Peacefully, at Banff Care Home, on Saturday, 12th December, 2020, Eunice Margaret Tait, aged 93 years. Beloved wife of the late John and friend to many. Funeral private due to current restrictions.
TOAL (Banff). On Thursday, 3rd December 2020, unexpectedly but peacefully our dearly loved Mum, Anne, passed away. She was Frank's beloved wife; Jeremy, Elizabeth, Katherine, Angela and Louise's adored Mum; Grahame, Willie and Simon's lovely Mother-in-Law; Mark, Lucy, Freya, Ellie, Hannah and Iona's cherished Nana and a great friend to many. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Her funeral service will be held in private.
SIM (Turriff). It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Jill Magdeline Sim on Friday, December 4, 2020, such a loving, caring, special and unique legend. An amazing mum to Hollie, a wonderful daughter, sister, auntie and a loving girlfriend to Deek. A devoted Dog mum/granny. The world is now missing an angel fairy. We love you to the moon and back xxx Funeral private due to current restrictions.
THOMSON (Turriff). Suddenly, but peacefully, at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, on Tuesday, December 8, 2020, Margaret Ann Elizabeth Thomson (nee Silver) aged 96 years, of Dawson Court, Turriff. Beloved wife of the late Alistair Thomson, dearly loved mum of Pat and adored nana of David and Suzi. Funeral private due to current restrictions.
SLATER (Macduff). It is with great sadness that the family announce the sudden passing of Ian (Popeye) Slater on Sunday the 6th of December 2020. A beloved husband of Shirley, much loved dad of Shirley-Anne, Paul, Mark and Barry and a very proud granda and great-granda. Loved by his extended family and many dear friends. Sadly due to government restrictions the funeral will be private.
TOAL, Anne (Banff). On Thursday, 3rd December, 2020, unexpectedly but peacefully, our dearly loved mum passed away. She was Frank's beloved wife; Jeremy, Elizabeth, Katherine, Angela and Louise's adored mum; Grahame, Willie and Simon's lovely mother-in-law; Mark, Lucy, Freya, Ellie, Hannah and Iona's cherished nana and a great friend to many. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Her funeral service will be held in private.
LARGUE (Fyvie). Suddenly, but peacefully at home, on Sunday, December 6, 2020, David Burnett, aged 88 years, dearly beloved husband of Rosie, dear dad of Raymond, Audrey, Vera and Morag, father-in-law of Mike, Derek and Lynn. Devoted grandfather and great-grandfather and a friend to many. Very sadly missed. Funeral service private due to current restrictions. Family flowers only please.
PIRIE (Udny/ Cuminestown/ Turriff). It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Phyllis Margaret (nee Hall), on Friday, December 4, 2020, following a short illness at Deeside Care Home, Aberdeen. Beloved wife of the late Gordon Pirie, adored mother of Yvonne and Brian, devoted Grandma to Shaun, Justine, Joanna and Oliver and recently blessed with a great-grandson, Carter. A wonderful sister and valued friend to so many.
STUART (Keith). At her home, on Tuesday, 24th November, 2020, after an illness bravely borne, Flora Shand, aged 92 years, dearly loved wife of the late John, much loved mum of Moyra and the late Alan, dear mother-in-law, grandma, great-grandma, sister and aunt. Interred Broomhill Cemetery.
MURRAY (Formerly 18 Admiralty Street Buckie). Peacefully, at Wakefield Care Home, Cullen, on Monday, 30th November, 2020, Jane (Jean) McIntosh Murray, aged 88 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late William (Wullie) Reaich Murray. Much loved aunt and cousin to all. Will be sadly missed. Funeral service private due to current health guidelines.
HAY (Banff). Suddenly, but peacefully at Lythe Home, Cullen on Saturday 28th November, 2020 Jean (nee Barrie) aged 89 years. Beloved wife of the late Donald, devoted mum of Sandy and Linda, dear mother-in-law of Mary and Ron and a much loved granny of Barry, Ryan, Darren, Damien and Marianne. A loving Granny Jean who was loved and adored by her eight great grandchildren. Sadly, due to current restrictions a private funeral service will be held. She will be missed by all.
McILWRAITH Ann (nee Lambert) (Cuminestown) 1936 - 2020. At Banff Care Home on Thursday, November 26th, 2020, Ann, much loved wife of the late James McIlwraith, dear Mum of Euan, Lachlan and Connal and loving grandmother and great-grandmother. A private, family service will be held, in line with current restrictions. Charitable donations may be made directly to Alzheimer Scotland.
ELRICK (King Edward). It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved husband and father, (Robert) Gavin Elrick on Wednesday, 18th November, 2020. Adored husband of Carol and much loved father to Lauren, Nathan and Ellis and dear friend to Laura and Charlotte. A dearly loved brother to Shona and her husband Malcolm, and son to the late Robin and Jean Elrick. Funeral private owing to current restrictions.