HIRD (nee Brydon) July 14, peacefully in hospital, Mary of Bishop Auckland aged 88 years. A devoted wife to the late Ralph William, a loving and much loved mam to Tony, Trevor and their partners, also a loving grandma and great-grandma. Will be sadly missed by all. Will family and friends please meet for service at the Wear Valley crematorium, Coundon on Wednesday July 28 at 3.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Mary if desired may be left at the Crematorium for the Great North Air Ambulance Service.