Winners 2014 | Good Funeral Awards

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