The Good Funeral Awards

Good Funeral Awards Winners 2014

7 September, 2014

 

It was a tense night on Saturday 6 September 2014 for the Good Funeral Awards at The Beeches.

Thank you to the host, Jeremy Nicholas, and thank you to Will Hunnybel, from Greenfield Creations, who supplied the champagne for the reception.

Congratulations to all the winners!

 

Funeral Director of the Year

Sarah Clarke – Arka Original Funerals, Sussex

 

Embalmer of the Year

Bob Dyer – Midlands Embalming Services

 

Most Promising New Funeral Director of the Year sponsored by the Church of England

Lesley Wallace and Sarah Stuart – Wallace Stuart Funeral Directors, Somerset

 

Funeral Arranger of the Year

Angela Bailey – Harrison Funeral Home, London

 

Celebrant of the Year

Dee Ryding

 

Major Contribution to the Understanding of Death

Jon Underwood – Death Café

 

Best Alternative Hearse

Volkswagen Funerals

 

Cemetery of the Year

Clandon Wood

 

Florist of the Year

Cassandra Thompson – Stems

 

Green Funeral Director of the Year sponsored by GreenAcres

Tracy O’Leary – Woodland Wishes, Cambridgeshire

 

Crematorium Attendant of the Year

Peter Rodwell – Seven Hills

 

Gravedigger of the Year

Jonny Yaxley – Henley NBG

 

Coffin Supplier of the Year

Roger Fowle

 

Association of Green Funeral Directors’ Award

Gordon and Alison Tulley – Respect Burial Grounds

 

Best Bereavement Resource

Much Loved

 

Lifetime Achievement Award

Chris Parker – Abbey Funerals, Kent