Walker’s Funeral Service is a family-owned and independently run business based in Newton-le-Willows and Sutton, St Helens. Through a combined wealth of experience, we are delighted and privileged to be able to provide a comprehensive range of services to local families during and after their most difficult time of need. Owner and head funeral director, Richard Walker, has been in the profession for many years, lending families much needed compassionate support and guidance throughout the funeral arrangement process. Aided by office manager, Jennifer Walker, and funeral operatives Stephen Walker, Alan Jacks, Lee Hoath, Frank King and Vinnie Monaghan, Walker’s Funeral Service guarantees the very best care for your loved one. With a strict policy not to impose urgency or apply undue pressure on you or your family, we believe instead that it is important for many people to reflect the personality and character of their loved one within the arrangements, and this often requires time and thought to do so. We are dedicated professionals who provide a personal service to you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. As members of the National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD), for peace of mind, you and your family can rest assured knowing that your loved one is in safe and caring hands. The services we offer are summarised below: We provide professional, caring, fully trained staff twenty-four hours a day. Available throughout the year. We attend to all necessary funeral arrangements and associated administration/documentation. We offer advice on the registration of death together with related documentation. We liaise with clergy, churches, cemeteries, crematoria, hospitals, doctors and HM Coroners if required. We will arrange and conduct the transfer of the deceased from their place of death within the UK to our private Chapels of Rest. We provide professional embalming and hygiene treatment service. We are also able to offer an extensive national/international repatriation service to/from anywhere in the world. We have a comprehensive range of traditional coffins and caskets as well as ‘Eco-Friendly’ coffins. We provide private chapels of rest with flexible visiting arrangements to suit you. We can provide a printing service for Order of Service Booklets. We are also able to offer a floral tributes service through a locally selected florist. We provide advice relating to charitable donations and will administer these on your behalf. We can offer impartial advice concerning the provision of funeral catering, either at a local venue or by using outside caterers. We offer free, impartial advice relating to pre-paid funeral plans. We can also advise on matters concerning personal and social issues.
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