Obituaries

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Name Class of/other information Died
Calder, John R (Jack) Class of 1960 Suddenly, at home on 5 June 2019.
Hynd, Katherine H O Class of 1975 Suddenly, at home, on 1 June 2019.
Prandstatter, Hazel A (née Porteous) Class of 1963 Peacefully, after a short illness, on 1 June 2019.
Winkle, Anthony W Class of 1950 Peacefully, at Hay Lodge Hospital, Peebles, on 27 May 2019.
Brown, James Class of 1981 Very suddenly while walking on the Lomond Hills on 22 May 2019.
Wylie, Moira (née Waugh) Class of 1955 Peacefully at home in Poole, Dorset, on 15 May 2019.
Fraser, Muriel O (née Robertson) Former Staff Peacefully, at home, on 7 May 2019.
Macnaughton, Catherine P (née McMillan) Class of 1939 Peacefully, in her sleep surrounded by her family, at Perth Royal Infirmary on 6 May 2019.
Tait, Maurice H Class of 1952 Peacefully, at Archview Lodge Nursing Home, Dalkeith, on 5 May 2019.
Reed, Margaret W (née Kelso) Class of 1947 Suddenly, at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, on 4 May 2019, aged 90.
Bryce, Ian A Class of 1971 Peacefully, at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, on 22 April 2019.
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.