In Memoriam

This is our permanent listing of written tributes to loved ones. Also see our In Loving Memory online pages, a book of remembrance listing ceremonies held by surname and year.

 

In Loving Memory – Albert Gray Edwards

Albert Gray Edwards “Ned” 1 December 1923 – 13 February 2018 Ned was born to Victor and Maggie in Aberdeen on 1 December 1923; the first of their two children. His brother Alan arrived almost exactly five years later.  Alan, a father to Anne, Duncan and Fergus predeceased Ned in 2010. Victor was an Agricultural […]

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In Loving Memory – James Stewart Robertson

James Stewart Robertson “Stewart” 28 March 1941 – 20 June 2018 Stewart was a gentleman; and as Bernard Shaw once said. “a gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out” and that was Stewart to a tee.  He was born to Jock and Peggy in Peebles on March 28th 1941; […]

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In Loving Memory – Robin Morris

Robin Laurence Morris 12 July 1949 – 4 February 2018 Robin Laurence Morris, twin, was the second youngest of four children of Austin Douglas Morris and Molly Morris. A wee brother to John born on 13th July and to Jennifer, born on the 11th July. Robin and David came along on the day in between […]

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Jean Campbell Grieve

Jean Campbell Grieve 15th September 1925 – 5th March 2018 Jean was born in Edinburgh on 15 September 1925 and was the first of Andrew and Annie McArthur’s four children. She was a sister to George, Barbara and Anna. The family home was in Granton and that’s where Jean grew up. She attended Wardie Primary […]

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In Loving Memory – Eleanor Douglas

Eleanor Douglas 17 March 1937 – 18 January 2018 Eleanor, the daughter of a miner, was born to Bob and Peggy Stobbart in the family home in Arniston on the 17th March 1937 and was the first of their five children. In the early 1940’s the family moved to Newtongrange. Eleanor was a bright youngster […]

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In Loving Memory - Blain Oliver

In Loving Memory – Blain Oliver

Blain Richard Oliver 4th January 1987 – 7th December 2017 As his mother Rosie said; “Number one son, Blain Richard Oliver, as he liked to refer to himself in every Christmas card he ever sent to us. A brother of number one sister Skye, and number one brother Q2, such rivalry to be number one…. […]

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Marian McKellar

In Loving Memory – Marian June McKellar

Marian June McKellar 29th June 1927 – 27th October 2017 Marian was the first of Duncan and Rose McKellar’s two children and was born on the 29th June 1927 in Teddington Middlesex. A sister to Duncan junior who arrived in 1934. Marian was an extremely bright child who developed a love for literature and the […]

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Bob Brownlee

In Loving Memory – Robert (Bob) Brownlee

Robert Brownlee “Bob” 7th December 1947 – 1st August 2017 Bob was born to Louis known as George and Jean Brownlee in Edinburgh on the 7th December 1947; a wee brother to John and an older brother for Roselin. The family home was in Pennywell north Edinburgh but when Bob was seven the family moved […]

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