Deaths

FAULDS - Peacefully, on Saturday, 18th March, 2017, John Lee, of 22 Barrock Street, Thurso, beloved husband of Kathleen and proud father of Big Will and Jane. Much loved granpa to Lee, Calum, Connor, Glen and Kate and a dear father-in-law to Ian and Louise. Funeral service within Ormlie Lodge Service Rooms, Thurso, on Friday, 24th March, service commencing at 7.00pm, thereafter to Inverness Crematorium, on Monday, 27th March, service commencing at 12 noon. All friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please but donations, if desired, may be given at the service in aid of Balmore Animal Rescue Centre and Chest, Heart and Stroke, Thurso.
TAYLOR - Peacefully, on Sunday, 19th March, 2017, after a long illness bravely borne, at Dunbar Hospital, Thurso, William (Billy), of 35 Duncan Street, Thurso. Darling husband and best friend for 57 years to Hilary, much loved and respected dad to Stephen, Heather and Hazel, a great father-in-law to Andy and Steven, a special grandad to Laura, Graeme, Stuart, Euan, Mark, Craig and Darren and a dear brother and brother-in-law. Sorely missed by all. A celebration of Billy's life will be held in Ormlie Lodge Service Rooms, Thurso, on Saturday, 25th March, 2017, service commencing at 11.00am to which all family and friends are respectfully invited, thereafter to Thurso Cemetery. Family flowers only but donations, if desired, may be given at the service in aid of Friends of Dunbar Hospital.
MANSON - Peacefully, at his home, 'Howe Cottage', Janetstown, Wick, on Saturday, 18th March, 2017, David George Manson, dearly loved husband of Kathleen Ronaldson Manson (née Mackay), loving father of David and Kay, a much loved father-in-law, grandad, great-grandad and a dear brother and uncle.
SIMPSON - Suddenly, on Wednesday, 15th March, 2017, Fiona (née Mitchell) aged 60 years, of 5 Church Lane, Halkirk. A cherished daughter to George and the late Bunty, a much loved mum of Scott, Rhona and Liam, a loving granny, sister and friend. Funeral service within Halkirk Church of Scotland, today, Friday, 24th March, service commencing at 2.00pm, 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 Caithness Diabetes and Caithness Heart Support Group.
MACDONALD - Peacefully, in Town and County Hospital, Wick, on Tuesday, 21st March, 2017, James (Jimmy,Tats) Macdonald, formerly of Thurso, Norway and Inverness. A loving father to Christopher and Natalie, a dear brother and friend to many. Funeral service within Dunnett House Service Rooms, Wick, on Tuesday, 28th March, service commencing at 7.00pm, thereafter to Inverness Crematorium, on Monday, 3rd April, service commencing at 11.00am. All friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please but donations, if desired, may be given in aid of the Town and County Hospital Memorial Garden Fund.
MCADIE - Peacefully, in Town and County Hospital, Wick, on Tuesday, 21st March, 2017, James (Jim), aged 90 years, of Ruthers, Lyth, beloved husband of Isobel, much loved dad of Ernest and Lillian, dear father-in-law, loving grandad and great-grandad and a dear friend to many. Funeral service within Keiss Church of Scotland, on Monday, 27th March, service commencing at 12 noon, thereafter to Keiss Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please but donations, if desired, may be given at the service in aid of Town and County Hospital.