Category: Remembrance

Remembering Mary Quinn

It is with sadness we heard this week of the passing of Mary Quinn. Her heartbroken husband Jim, told us, “I regretfully announce that my wonderful wife of 39 years, Mary Quinn has passed away. She would be known as Mary Laing, who lived at 61 Carlowrie Ave. She will now be with her brother, […]

Remembering Michael Martin (68)

It’s with sadness we report tonight about the passing of Blantyre man, Michael Martin. Michael, known as Mick passed away peacefully last night surrounded by his loving family. He was 68, A family member told us, “We would like to thank everyone for their kind words and visits. He was truly loved and will never […]

Remembering Paula Allan (39)

It is with the heaviest of hearts that the family of much loved woman, Paula Allan announce her death. Paula sadly fell asleep on Sunday, 29th of August 2021. She was only 39 and was a beloved daughter, mum and sister. She is greatly missed. A family member told us, “As you can imagine we […]

Remembering May Dick (85)

It’s with sadness we remember today, the life of Mrs May Dick who sadly passed away on Wednesday 25 August 2021, aged 85 years. Her daughter Janice told us, “Mum was in her own home when she passed. She was born and bred in Blantyre.She was a character, very outgoing person with many friends from […]

Remembering Jim Wylie (75)

It’s with sadness we recently learned of the passing of well known Blantyre man, Jim Wylie. The popular gent who has given so much to the community of Blantyre passed away on 24th August 2021. He was 75. Jim was perhaps most well known for his dedication and long standing association with Blantyre Victoria Football […]

Remembering John (Jackie) McGrane

We’re saddened to learn of the passing of John McGrane. John, more well known as Jackie McGrane, was aged 80 and he was originally a Blantyre man. He will be much missed. The family have released funeral details. His service takes place on Thursday, 19th August 2021 at 10am at South Lanarkshire Crematorium. Our sympathies […]