Andrew Woodhouse Independent Funeral Services

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What families say about us

“The words ‘thank you’ seem inadequate under the circumstances. We will always remember all your continuous help and support.” J&S

“What a fantastic send-off for my father! Your care, attentiveness and minute attention to detail made all the difference. Everyone commented on your consummate professionalism.” JW

“The care you have shown our family and the professionalism of service are first class.” NH

“Thank you for looking after my husband with the respect and dignity he deserved, and for carrying out all those last things for him we couldn’t do ourselves.” AH

“I’m so pleased to have met you Andrew – you were amazing! Thank you so much for making the day sun so smoothly.” ID

“You, and your staff, conducted my father’s funeral with compassion, feeling and great dignity, for which I thank you.” RE

“Thank you so much for all your support through a very difficult time after my Grandad passed away. Special thanks for being there for mum and guiding her through all the formalities with care and empathy. I cannot thank you enough for your honesty and compassion.” CP

“We all appreciated everything you did… nothing was too much trouble. The little touches made the day special for us all.” LB

“Thank you for everything you have done for us following the loss of our beautiful boy. We have had to make decisions we never imagined we would have to make and we couldn’t have done it without your support and kindness. We couldn’t have wished to anyone better to look after our little man until it was time to say goodbye, and, with your help, we were able to do that in just the way we wanted.” PS

“You gave mum her dignity back… thank you.” CD

“We were so grateful for the dignified, personal service we received. It was comforting to deal with someone who could empathise and also give sound advice.” NK

“Thank you for your kindness, sincerity and for keeping in touch… it means a lot.” CW

“You really did dad proud. It wasn’t a sad day, it was a celebration of his life, and that’s what dad wanted. Thank you so much.” JS

“Thank you for being so helpful and patient in guiding me through the whole process. The funeral was well organised and ran like clockwork. Your kindness and sympathy are more appreciated than words can ever express.” JN

“You cared for each and every one of us and took the worry and concern out of our hands.” KH

“Thank you for everything you did for my sister and for giving us time to make all the right choices and to talk to you about her. We have lovely memories of how beautiful and peaceful she looked when we last saw her and even lovelier memories of our farewell to her. All that is down to your sensitivity and kindness.” GK

“Your understanding, professionalism and unobtrusive manner made a painful situation more bearable.” JW

“Our heartfelt thanks to you, Andrew. From the very beginning your warm demeanour was very comforting. You told us your aim was to carry out arrangements conscientiously and this shone through at all times. Thank you for doing what you do so well.” WL

“It was lovely to know dad was in good hands.” JD

“A parent never expects to be doing this for their child, especially under such tragic circumstances. But your professionalism really eased the way for us. Thank you for looking after our son so well.” AB

“We always felt completely supported by you at this difficult and distressing time and greatly appreciate the gentle and caring way you assisted us throughout.” JT

“Thank you for your sensitivity in carrying out the funeral for my mother. You treated her with the utmost respect… for which I am very grateful.” SB

“In 70 years I have never met anyone who has the ability to care as you do.” CH

“We feel we have gained a friend, as well as a great service from a caring and thoughtful local business.” MB

“We really appreciated everything you did for us before, during and after the funeral. You came highly recommended and you certainly are!” CG

“The service you provide is impeccable…” VG

“At times like this, you need someone to take charge, treat them with respect and be there to answer all those niggly questions. You did all of this… and more.” JR