Category: Remembrance

Remembering Margaret Hill (61)

It is with sadness that we learned of the passing of local woman, Margaret Hill who passed away at 11.11am on Monday, 25th April 2022 after a short battle with cancer. She passed peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. Margaret was born in Blantyre and lived her whole life here. She was well […]

Remembering Agnes Tait

It is with sadness we heard about the passing of local woman, Agnes Tait who passed away on the 12th of April. She was 89 and had been battling vascular dementia for the last couple of years. She was a well known Blantyre women and her passing was peaceful with family by her side. Daughter […]

Remembering Margaret Dwyer

It’s with sadness we learn of the passing of local woman, Margaret Dwyer previously Devine who sadly passed away last Wednesday 16th March 2022. She was 79 years old. Margaret lived in Blantyre her whole life and had many many friends. The family have released funeral details. Her funeral will be held on the 1st […]

Remembering Kate Myers

We were saddened to learn of the passing of local woman Kate Myers. Kate slipped away peacefully at home last weekend, on Sunday 13th February. She was born and raised in Blantyre. Kate was well known and loved by everyone who knew her and will be deeply missed. The family are all absolutely heartbroken and […]

Remembering Isabella Chatham

It is with sadness we learn of the passing of Mrs Isabella Chatham, which took place on Wednesday 9th February 2022. Isabella passed away at home surrounded by all her loving family. Born on 15th June 1938, she lived for a greater part of her life in Blantyre until 1992, when she moved to Aberdeen […]

Remembering Alex Brown

We were saddened to hear of the passing of local man, Alex Brown. Alex, known as Alka, stayed in Calder Street many years ago and passed away on 2nd February after a battle with bowel cancer. Alex was well known in golfing circles, a sport he excelled in. He played golf for many years at […]

Remembering David Black

We were saddened to hear of the passing of local man, David Black. David, also known as ‘Pot’ was well known in the community. Funeral details have been released. His funeral will take place on Saturday 29th January 2022 at 10am, at the South Lanarkshire Crematorium, 31 Sydes Brae, High Blantyre, Glasgow G72 0TL. With […]