BIRNIE Karen Marie Passed away surrounded by her family on Tuesday 27th November 2018, aged 46 years. Treasured Wife to Simon, Mum to Lee and Holly, Daughter to Melvyn and Doreen, Sister to Andy. A dearly loved Sister-in-Law, Daughter-in-Law and Auntie to Clare, Nathan and Dylan, Megan and Martha, Cathy and Roy, Kelly and Heidi, Ross, Ryan, Hadley, Poppy and Max. Karen will be dearly missed by all the family. Funeral Service will be held at All Saints Church, Brightlingsea on Friday 21st December 2018 at 1pm. Family flowers only please, donations to either Essex & Herts Air Ambulance Trust or CoHoC Colchester Cancer Campaign may be given at the service or sent c/o John. J. Smith Funeral Services, 1a Tower Street, Brightlingsea, CO7 0AL. Tel: 01206 308400.