BROWNLESS Merle (nee Mary Southgate) Passed away peacefully at home on December 26th 2017 aged 89 years. Beloved Wife of the late Arthur, devoted Mother of Billy, Stephen and Margaret, Mother-in-law of Sandra and Kenneth, a much loved Grandmother to Catherine, Michael, Phillip, Emma and Phoebe and Great-Grandmother to Florence and Francesca. Funeral Mass to take place at St Leonard and St Mary Roman Catholic Church, Malton on Monday, January 8th at 11.00am. Family and friends please meet at church. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired in aid of church funds and The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle. Any enquiries to E & A.R Agar Funeral Directors, Norton. Tel: 01653 693816.