KIRKUP (formerly Taylor) (nee Doyle) Maureen, aged 78 years, peacefully after a short illness, on November 30, of Darlington. Beloved wife of Archie and the late Ray, dearly loved mam of Philip, Ian, Michael and Jill, dear mother-in-law and a loving grandma and great-grandma. Funeral Tuesday, December 11. Would friends please meet for service in Darlington Crematorium, at 11.45am. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired may be sent for St. Teresa’s Hospice c/o Whitehouse Funeral Service, 11 West Auckland Road, Darling-ton.