Deaths

FRASER - Very suddenly but peacefully, in Caithness General Hospital, Wick, on Friday, 12th May, 2017, Walter, of 6 Sinclair Lane, Halkirk, beloved partner of the late Kathleen Hunter and stepdad to the late William English. Beloved brother of Margaret and the late Donald, dearly loved uncle of Margaret, Bella and the late Joseph, son of the late Donald and Isobella Fraser, Knockdee and a dear brother-in-law to the late Joseph English. Funeral service within Ormlie Lodge Service Rooms, Thurso, on Monday, 22nd May, service commencing at 11.00am, thereafter to Halkirk Churchyard, All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please but donations, if desired, may be given at the service in aid of Scottish Ambulance Service.
MCKAY - Peacefully, with her family by her side, in Caithness General Hospital, Wick, on Monday, 15th May, 2017, Catherine (Catie), née Reid, aged 74 years, of 84 Royal Terrace, Thurso. Beloved wife of Ernie, much loved mam of Elaine, Linda, Ernest and Ann, a dear mother-in-law and a loving granny, sister and aunt. Funeral service within St Peter's and St Andrew's Church, Thurso, on Tuesday, 23rd May, service commencing at 12 noon, thereafter to Thurso Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please but donations, if desired, may be given at the service in aid of the Bignold Wing, Caithness General Hospital.
SMITH - Peacefully, in Pentland View Care Home, Thurso, on Tuesday, 16th May, 2017, Robert (Bobby). Beloved husband of the late Irene, loving dad of Mandy and Diane, a dear grandfather and great-grandfather, a much loved brother of William, David, Janet and Anne, a dearly loved uncle and friend to many. Very sadly missed. Funeral service within Ormlie Lodge Service Rooms, on Monday, 22nd May, service commencing at 2.00pm, thereafter to Thurso Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please but donations, if desired, may be given at the service in aid of the R.N.L.I.
MORRICE - Very suddenly at his home, 15 Owen Place, Wick, on Thursday, 11th May, 2017, Michael George Morrice, beloved husband of the late June Ellen (née Miller), loving father of Patricia, much loved son of Sandy and the late Mena, dear brother of Margaret and brother-in-law of Ian and a dear uncle. Funeral from Sinclair's Rest Rooms, Macarthur Street, Wick, on Tuesday, 23rd May, service commencing at 1.45pm, thereafter to Wick Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Flowers welcome or donations, if desired, to a local charity; collection at Rest Room doors.