Obituaries

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Name Class of/other information Died
Anderson, Douglas J Class of 1951 Suddenly, on 9 December 2018.
Neill, Alistair Class of 1949 Peacefully, at home on 8 December 2018.
Morton, Roslaind (née Hutchison) Class of 1946 Peacefully in Solihull Hospital on 30 November 2018.
McNerney, Oonagh (née Young) Class of 1946 Passed away on 28 November 2018.
Robson, Ivan R S Class of 1939 Peacefully, on 20 November 2018, at Northcare Manor Care Home.
Grant, Margaret E Former Staff Peacefully at Eildon Street Care Home on 18 November 2018.
Campbell, Jean M (née Wood) Class of 1937 Peacefully, at Lorimer House Nursing Home on 16 November 2018 aged 98.
Harrower, Evelyn M P Class of 1941 At Thorburn Manor Care Home on 11 November 2018.
Brown, Fergus J M Class of 1947 Peacefully at Hay Lodge Hospital following a short illness on 5 November 2018.
Corbett-Reakes, Patricia (née Ellis) Class of 1956 On 25 October 2018, after a full, happy and interesting life filled with love and laughter.
Ross, Michael A Class of 1948 Passed away on 22 October 2018.
Lang, Pamela J (née Cousin) Class of 1954 Peacefully, in St Ronan's Care Home, Dundee on 19 October 2018.
Knox, Prof. John H Class of 1945 Peacefully, at home, on 16 October 2018, with family present.
Ogilvie, Alistair W Class of 1974 On 11 October 2018, at Hairmyers Hospital, peacefully after a short illness
Goldie, Rev. George D Class of 1945 Peacefully at home, on 9 October 2018.
Smith, M Thelma (née Moncrieff) Former Staff On 8 October 2018, at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, aged 89.
Orr, Rev Dr J Michael Class of 1939 On 4 October 2018, aged 97 years.
Askew, Muriel (née Murdoch and Twiddy) Class of 1954 Passed away peacefully on the evening of 3 October 2018.
Rankine, Anne R (née Durrant) Class of 1957 Peacefully, at the Western General Hospital, on 1 October 2018, after a long illness fought with dignity.
Handford, Cecilia E Class of 1938 Passed away peacefully aged 97.
Duncan, Roderick M Class of 1950 Peacefully on 25 September 2018.
Harwell, John C Class of 1947 Passed away peacefully on 12 September 2018.
Johnston, Charles Class of 1957 On 9 September 2018, surrounded by the love of his family.
Barrington, Charles Former Staff Passed away on 4 September 2018.
Maccabe, Joyce L (née Burnside) Class of 1946 Passed away peacefully on 3 September 2018.
Spencer, Hilda L (née Turnbull) Class of 1936 On 2 September 2018, at Oak Trees Care Home, York, aged 100.
Mackay of Drumadoon, Lord Donald S Class of 1963 In the care of Cluny Lodge surrounded by his family on 21 August 2018.
Forsyth, Mary H (née Beattie) Class of 1955 Peacefully, at Ochil Nursing Home, Perth, on 20 August 2018, in the loving presence of her family.
Robb, Henry C Class of 1949 Peacefully in hospital, on 20 August 2018, after a short illness.
Bishop, Norman A Class of 1963 Peacefully, at Belgrave Lodge Nursing Home, Edinburgh on 12 August 2018.
Nelson, Robert C Class of 1956 Peacefully, at the University Hospital Ayr on 10 August 2018.
Burke, Kathleen M Class of 1975 Peacefully, on 7 August 2018 in Alicante, Spain after a short illness. .
Russell, Gerald F Class of 1947 On 26 July 2018, aged 90
Fair, Alistair W G Class of 1964 Passed away on 20 July 2018 in Villach, Austria.
Crighton, Douglas H Class of 1950 Peacefully, at Perth Royal Infirmary on 18 July 2018.
Walker, George L Class of 1947 Peacefully, on 17 July 2018 at Westlake House Care Home.
Orr, Doreen I (née Beveridge) Class of 1956 After a long illness bravely fought, on 11 July 2018.
Graham, David M Class of 1956 Peacefully, on 3 July 2018, at the Western General Hospital.
Smith, Anita H (née Thomson) Class of 1955 Peacefully at Roodlands Hospital on 22 June 2018, after a long illness.
James, Michael G Class of 1960 Suddenly but peacefully on 19 June 2018.
Anderson, Dr Thomas Y Class of 1952 Peacefully in Tasmania, Australia on 18 June 2018.
Adie, Douglas J Class of 1959 Passed away on 7 June 2018.
Halliburton, Dorothy A (née Wilson) Class of 1950 Peacefully, at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary on 6 June 2018.
Hamilton, Alan F Class of 1937 Peacefully at home in Cheltenham on 6 June 2018.
Mackenzie, Muriel (née Muir) Class of 1948 Peacefully on 2 June 2018.
Souter, William A Class of 1951 Suddenly, at home on 1 June 2018.
Mackenzie, Donald W R Class of 1947 passed away.
Tulloch, John R (Ian) Class of 1959 Peacefully, after a long illness at Belhaven Hospital, Dunbar, on 7 May 2018.
Milliken, W Alastair Class of 1945 Peacefully at the Marie Curie Hospice, Edinburgh, on 29 April 2018.
Lauener, Alastair W Class of 1974 Suddenly, but peacefully, at home on 27 April 2018.