Sadly Sandy (Alexander Robert Duncan) Passed on 4th June 2010, he was laid to rest at Knockando Parish Church, and his funeral was well attended by Family friends and bretheren, the funeral service was lead by 'musician' friends of sandy's, and taken by the local Rector, RWBro. Arthur Humphreys, the Right Worshipful Master of Lodge St. John Operative No 193 Rothes, was asked by the family to say some words to the congregation, I myself with RWBro Arthur Humphreys, Bro Mike Chisholm and Bro Keith McLaren, were pall bearers and carried Sandy half way, where upon his Grand children took over and carried him to his final resting place, prayers and blessings were said at the grave side before 'Bretheren were invited to drop Acacia leaves. After the service, everyone was invited to meet with the family for refreshments.

RWBro Arthur Humphreys and RWBro. Mackie Tawse IPPGM of Banffshire, returned to Knockando Parish Church the following week and laid a wreath in memory of Sandy

Sandy will be missed by all the bretheren including our visitors, who knew him so well, the Lodge will not be so bright without you Sandy.


      Bro Peter Currie