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Mr Ian Duncan

Funeral Service: Tue 3rd Dec 2019

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Peacefully, on November 23, 2019, Ian, much loved husband, dad and grandpa, passed away at home, after a short illness, surrounded by his loving family. Funeral at Samson's Service Rooms, on December 3, at 1 p.m., thereafter Barnhill Cemetery, all welcome. Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, at service to Macmillan nurses.

Funeral Service


Broughty FerryRobert Samson Service Room
175 King Street
Broughty Ferry

Date & Time

1:00pm Tue 3rd Dec 2019

Burial Service


Barnhill Cemetery
27 Strathmore Street

Date & Time

1:45pm Tue 3rd Dec 2019

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Robert Samson Funeral Directors

175 King Street
Broughty Ferry

01382 477 124

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