A small selection of the generous expressions of appreciation

“I would just like to pass on my thanks to you from myself and my family for such a beautiful service and readings for my mum. Everyone who attended mentioned how nice it was.”

“I just wanted to email and say thank you for all your support of J… K….. and all the family members and friends on Friday 24th May at the service.”

“The service was just as G…. and the children wanted. With your leadership it appropriately and properly focused on S…, her loves and passions, her life and her memory.”

“Under very trying conditions, with such strong grief and heightened emotions from all sides of both the families you held the space as a calm and peaceful space. I really feel that helped everyone to say goodbye properly and behave appropriately. I had been very concerned about how it was going to go.”

“My family and I would like to thank you for presiding over my Mum’s funeral last week. It was a lovely service and I think she would have been very happy. Your support and understanding was greatly appreciated as it has been a sad time for all of us. You helped us through it all and took so much care and thought in helping us to organise a service we know she would have liked. You are a wonderful person and we can’t thank you enough for all you have done. It has been a pleasure to meet you.”

“J and myself would like to say a big thank you for being such a lovely minister for our dads funeral, it was a lovely send of for our dad and you and Margaret where very supportive along the way for everything being so precise. Kind regards N and J x”

“Thanks again, Anthea, for doing a wonderful job with my mother’s funeral. Our guests told us how appropriate the event was to my mother and how comforting they found the ceremony. It really was spot on.
All the best to you.”

“I want to say a big thank you for all your help & support that you gave us yesterday.
Everyone said what a lovely service it was & agreed that mum would have liked it. Your kindness & sympathetic words were a great comfort to us all & helped to make a very sad day more bearable. It’s been a great pleasure meeting you & again my sincere thanks to you.”

“Please accept our sincere and heartfelt thanks for your kind, caring and loving input into yesterday’s celebration. Your advice in putting the format together is also very much appreciated.”

“We felt that the service was a true reflection of Dad’s character and life, we had such positive feedback from friends and family who joined us. Your input and use of the “rhyming slang” was a nice touch and Dad would have loved it. We have cherished memories of Dad-yesterday’s service has enhanced those. Thank you!”

“M and I would like to thank you very much for helping us to create a very beautiful Service for our Mum. What could have been an overwhelmingly sad occasion was lifted by the heartfelt and often joyful words that you helped us to find and to hear. Thank you so much”