HODGE Bette would like to express her thanks and appreciation to the family here, in New Zealand and Tossa-de-Mar, my good neighbours, especially Denise, many friends plus the church family, especially Fiona and Martin for their concern. Sincere thanks to Rev. Anthony Luxton and Rev. Alan Berry of West Baptist Church for their uplifting prayers and services at St Leonard's Church and Dunfermline Crematorium. A sincere thank you to Rev. Monika Redman for her visit and to the elders for preparing the Church. Many thanks to Canmore Golf Club for having their flag at half mast, sincere thanks for the many sympathy cards, beautiful flowers and many telephone calls which brought me much comfort. Thanks to Dr Alison Austin, nurses and staff in New Park Surgery for their concern. Thank you to RC Ferguson Florists for the beautiful floral tribute. A very big and sincere thank you to Mr Keith Stoddart at John Stoddart & Sons Funeral Directors for all his friendship, patience, help and advice plus the manner in which he performed his duty for my Darling Jim. Lastly, to Steve at Scotia Pipers, you were superb.