PLEDGE Michael, aged 86 years of West Burton, died peacefully in hospital on September 1, after a short illness. Dearly loved husband of Julie and much loved by all his family and friends. A private committal will take place at Darlington Crematorium followed by a Service of Thanksgiving for Michael's life at West Burton Methodist Chapel on Thursday September 12, at 2.30pm. Friends please meet at the Chapel. No flowers please. Donations if desired for West Burton Chapel may be given at the service or sent care of John Blenkiron & Sons, Funeral Directors, 21 Queens, Richmond, DL10 4AJ.