More sad news Ian Ramsay the big hearted Policeman from Crainlarich has passed away.

Sadly a great friend of Mountain Rescue Ian Ramsay passed away last week. The funeral details are below .

Many in RAF MRT will have known Ian Ramsay he was the local Policeman at Crianlarich and a great local Policeman and a past member of Killin MRT. Ian was badly injured in the Wessex helicopter crash on Ben More in Feb 1987. He and the RAF winch-man Mick Anderson were badly injured. His colleague The Killin Team Leader Harry Lawrie was killed that day. It was a day those who were there will never forget. Ian became a great friend of the RAF Mountain Rescue Teams and SARDA over the years.

Funeral notice at the request of his family.

Ian Ramsay, Photo Killin MRT

Joseph “Ian” Ramsay passed away peacefully, on the 2nd January 2020, in Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. Beloved husband of Irene, much loved dad to Graeme and Fiona and loving papa to Laura and Eva.

The funeral service will be held on Monday 13th January 2020, at 11am, in Killin Parish Church and thereafter to Killin Cemetery.

All family and friends are warmly invited.

Family flowers only, donations if desired to Killin Mountain Rescue.

For any further information please contact Ross Anderson at Andrew Anderson & Sons, Callander 01877 330398

Ian and Bill Rose Killin MRT

About heavywhalley.MBE

Mountain Rescue Specialist. Environmentalist. Spent 37 years with RAF Mountain Rescue and 3 years with a civilian Team . Still an active Mountaineer and loves the wild places.
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5 Responses to More sad news Ian Ramsay the big hearted Policeman from Crainlarich has passed away.

  1. George Phillips says:

    Thoughts and prayers. xxx

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Sharon says:

    Irene and family please receive my deepest sympathy. Years have passed but what you all meant to my life runs as deep as ever. In fact I still have that same MRT folder with Ian on it. Although I can attend services in person know I am sending prayers and blessings.
    Sharon USA

    Liked by 1 person

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