Category Archives: Obituaries

Tommy Loynes

We have just been informed that Tommy Loynes, a founder member of the Inverness & District MCC has died suddenly on Tuesday this week, he was 78 years of age.

Tommy competed in the 1980s and 90s, his last trials machine was a 250 Gas Gas and he lived in Boat of Garten.

The club sends its sincere condolences to is family at this sad time.

A celebration of Tommy’s life will take place at Inverness Crematorium, Kilvean Road, Inverness, on Thursday, 5th December, 2019, commencing at 2pm. Family Flowers only please, donations in lieu of floral tributes are welcomed, with the chosen beneficiary being Chest, Heart and Stroke (Scotland).

Margaret Smith

It is with sadness that we announce that Margaret Smith, wife of our President Malcolm, has passed away at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness on Wednesday, 20th November 2019, aged 76 years.

Margaret who was from Surrey, but had lived in Scotland for most of her life, her death followed a long illness. Her funeral will take place at 2.30 pm at William T. Fraser & Son, Funeral Undertakers, Culduthel Road, Inverness, IV2 6AB on Friday 29th November, thereafter at the Beaufort Hotel, 11 Culduthel Road, Inverness IV2 4AG.

The heartfelt sympathies of the Directors, committee and members of the Inverness & District Motor Cycle Club Ltd are conveyed to Malcolm, Daska and Tracy at this very difficult time.

Death of Robert Kling

It is with great sadness that I have to report the death of club member Robert ‘Bob’ Kling, formerly of Highland Locksmiths, Inverness who passed away peacefully following an accident earlier this week on his Beta at Torvean Quarry during a private practicing session.

Bob was a likeable character and set up his locksmiths business with his wife in 1985, retiring and selling out to MacGregor Industrial Supplies in 2013.

The committee and directors of Inverness & District Motor Cycle Club Ltd send their sincere condolences to the Kling family at this difficult time.

Bob’s funeral arrangements are: 13.45 at Inverness Crematorium, Kilvean Road, Inverness, IV3 8JN on Wednesday 27th February.

John Moffat IDMCC Ltd Company Secretary.