Obituaries

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Name Class of/other information Died
Stephen, Kenneth D Class of 1946 Peacefully, on 16 April 2019.
Allison, Patricia M (née McGuiness) Class of 1950 Peacefully, at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary on 10 April 2019.
Bealby, Kenneth A Class of 1968 Peacefully, at home on 24 March 2019.
Smith, Ian I Class of 1948 Peacefully, on 20 March 2019, aged 88, after a long illness, in the loving care of Struan Lodge.
Roberts, Diana M (née Downie) Class of 1967 Peacefully, at Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, with her family by her side, on 19 March 2019.
Lawson, Robert I Class of 1943 Peacefully, in the loving care of Murrayfield Care Home, on 17 March 2019.
Bradley, Elizabeth (née Aitken) Former Staff Passed away on 13 March 2019.
York, Mary E (née Strang) Class of 1934 Peacefully, on 11 March 2019, in her 101st year.
Sutherland, Henry S Class of 1957 Suddenly, at home, on 11 March 2019.
Murray, Stephen R Class of 1974 Peacefully, on 26 February 2019.
Sinclair, Alastair W Class of 1948 Peacefully on 25 February 2019 in Calgary.
Rae, Stewart Class of 1938 Passed away on 25 February 2019, at Salisbury District Hospital, aged 96.
Nisbet, Helen J M (née Hoggan) Class of 1954
Past Prestident of The Perth Women Watsonian Club
Peacefully, on 24 February 2019.
Mackay, Alan D Class of 1962 Peacefully, after a long illness, in the care of Lennox House, Trinity, on 18 February 2019.
Thomson, Dorothy S (née Johnston) Class of 1952
Past President of The Watsonian Club
Suddenly, on 17 February 2019.
Mann, John H Class of 1944 At Fourhills Care Home, Glasgow, on 14 February 2019
Mekie, Jean Class of 1955 Suddenly, on 10 February 2019, in Kelowna, Canada.
Bell, Graham C Class of 1955 On 3 February 2019.
Baird, Christina M (née Scott) Class of 1957 In her 80th year on 3 February 2019.
Leonard, Anne (née Martin) Class of 1957 Suddenly but peacefully, at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, on 29 January 2019.
Hair, Alistair J Class of 1962 On 27 January 2019.
Buchanan, John F Class of 1966 Peacefully, at the Marie Curie Hospice, on 27 January 2019, after a short illness.
Mutch, Rosemary L (née Annand) Class of 1955 Peacefully, at Murrayfield House Care Home on 23 January 23 2019.
Shirlaw, Jean H (née Stein) Class of 1945 Peacefully, on 17 January 2019.
Mackie, Kathleen (née Burrows) Class of 1950 Peacefully, at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, Larbert on 10 January 2019.
Thomson, Gordon W Class of 1960 Peacefully, at Marie Curie Hospice, on 1 January 2019
Fotheringham, James B Class of 1938 Passed away on 1 January 2019.
Murray, Margaret J (née White) Former Staff Peacefully, at home, on 27 December 2018.
Bannerman, Mary M Former Staff Peacefully, on Christmas Day at Chamberlain Nursing Home.
Collin, Graeme J N Class of 1956 Peacefully at Fidra Nursing Home, North Berwick, on 15 December 2018.
Anderson, Douglas J Class of 1951 Suddenly, on 9 December 2018.
Neill, Alistair Class of 1949 Peacefully, at home on 8 December 2018.
Gilbert, Kay (née Jamieson) Class of 1948 Peacefully at home in North Berwick on 5 December 2018.
King, James O Class of 1959 On 2 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.
Tait, David Class of 1976 Passed away on 22 November 2018 after a short battle with cancer.
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.