BIRKS Pauline Unexpectedly passed away peacefully in her sleep on 16th September aged 83 years. Married for 61 years. A much loved wife to Bill and devoted Mum to Christopher, Angela and Tracy. Beloved Mother-in-law, Grannie and Great-Grannie. Funeral to take place on 11th October at 11am at Darlington Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to British Heart Foundation.