Families may want to think about other ways of making the funeral reflect the life of the person who has passed away. We will do our best to arrange anything we can for families. Some of the things people choose include horse-drawn hearses, motor cycle funerals, woodland/environmentally friendly funerals and releasing doves at the crematorium or at the graveside. We provide this and so much more.
Flowers and Donations
Flowers are a visual expression of love, sympathy, and respect. They are a means of lending support and sharing the burden of grief. Flowers are a means of expression. It is often difficult for those mourning a passing to put feelings into words. Flowers create a background of warmth and beauty which adds to the dignity and consolation of the funeral service. We are able to assist you with any floral tribute wishes. We are pleased to have an in house family florist who is happy to assist you in any way she can. Should you wish to encourage donations to a charity of your choosing, we are happy to collate these for you and forward them to the nominated organisations, providing you with a list of donors and the total amount of money raised.
We are happy to assist you with any of your printing wishes, whether it be, Orders of Service, Memorial Cards, Thank you cards, a Photo for the Coffin etc… We are here to help.
We can help you decide or design the most suitable headstone, memorial or gravestone, from our large selection of premium quality granite headstones and designs, using the most up to date techniques. Our caring, expert service and workmanship are second to none and are guaranteed accordingly.
Announcment of your loved ones passing
We are happy to help you with any announcement wishes that you may have, whether it be letters to friends and family or obituary notices in local and national newspapers.
We can advise you, if needed on appropriate wording and cost.
We can arrange to have a loved one transported in or out of the United Kingdom, so they may be laid to rest in the land that they referred to as home. We are pleased to arrange Memorial Services Pre-Repatriation and Funeral Services Post-Repatriation.
Post-funeral receptions offer guests and family members a chance to spend time together and remember the person who has passed away in a more casual setting. For many people, these events are a more comfortable environment for remembering the person who has passed and spending time with friends and family. Many post-funeral receptions are held at the family’s home, though they may be held at social halls of religious places of worship, restaurants, public houses, community halls or numerous other venues. We are pleased to assist you with the coordination and planning if you so require.
When we say we will be with you every step of the way, we genuinely mean it. We are not only your local undertaker, we are part of the community and we are a family, here whenever you need us. We will always be at the other end of the phone, if you feel that you would like to talk to someone. We are more than happy to offer bereavement support if you are struggling with the loss of your loved one.