Peacefully at home on January 13, 2019. Richard, aged 83, member of Lothian Branch Parachute Regiment, much loved dad of Patricia and the late Ralph, adored and respected grandad of Jason and Jordan, great grandad loved to the moon and back by Mikey and Darcy, admired and loved big brother to Kenneth, Eric, Bruce, Sylvia, Lilian, Christine, Gloria and the late Alan, Leslie and Douglas. Much loved son of the late Richard and Lily, uncle and great uncle to all his nieces and nephews and a loyal and respected friend too so many especially all at Lothian Branch P.R.A. “Utrinque Paratus”. Funeral service will be held at Mortonhall Crematorium Main Chapel on Friday February 1 at 2pm to which all are welcome.