Funeral Services for East Peckham
At Abbey Funeral Services, we work hard to make sure that your funeral arrangements are handled with care and dignity. We are among the leading funeral directors in the West Kent area, and our family-run funeral planning service has been serving residents of East Peckham since 1983.
Having been in the funeral business for such a long time, we understand the emotional difficulty that comes with making decisions around funerals and the passing of a loved one. We would like to take this burden off you, so you have one less thing to worry about.
Throughout our 40 years of expertise, we have prided ourselves on our ability to fulfil your funeral service requests and needs. We consider your needs fully, offering a personalised package for each family, whether you require a funeral, cremation, or memorial service. In addition to East Peckham, the areas we serve, include:
- Royal Tunbridge Wells
- Paddock Wood
- Langton Green
- And more areas in West Kent
Abbey Funeral Services is regulated by the Funeral Planning Authority, and we are a member of the Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors. We work to a recognised code of practice, ensuring you get only the highest quality service from us.
In addition to funeral planning, we manage a local West Kent charity called Friends Together. The charity provides bereavement therapy, with professional therapists, to help mourning people of all ages in the East Peckham area overcome their tragic loss. We support bereaved families by assisting them through the grieving process. If you are interested in this service, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We are more than happy to help.
Cremation in East Peckham
Cremating over burying traditionally is becoming increasingly popular across the UK. Many people appreciate the variety of advantages cremation has over burials, including ashes being more portable, cremations are kinder to the environment, and the fact that cremations are more cost-effective.
All our cremations for East Peckham take place at Kent & Sussex Crematorium in Tunbridge Wells. A loved one’s ashes can then be buried or returned in an urn or keepsake of your choosing.
Green funerals in East Peckham
Green funerals are the most natural way of burying a loved one. They focus on sustainability and being environmentally friendly. Green funerals are a more modern, but still wholesome and lovely way to say goodbye to a loved one. Many people tend to favour green funerals nowadays because they preserve natural areas, eliminate hazardous chemicals, they are simple and can lower the cost of a burial.
Funeral plans for East Peckham residents
At Abbey Funeral Services, we partner with Ecclesiastical Planning Services to ensure your funeral is handled with the proper care needed. If you live in East Peckham, or the Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells area, then get in touch for further information on the plans we offer.
Abbey Funeral Services in East Peckham
East Peckham has a handful of beautiful churches that are compatible with our services. We can arrange your funeral ceremony in any number of them; wherever you and your family would prefer. The main churches in the East Peckham area we’d recommend are:
- Holy Trinity Church
- Methodist Church
- Salvation Army Church
If you’d like your funeral to not be held in a church, please let us know and we’d be more than happy to find a setting compatible with your wants and needs.
We also provide funeral planning services for Tonbridge, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Paddock Wood, Southborough, Hildenborough, Hadlow, Pembury, and across West Kent. For more information, call our Tonbridge office on 01732 360328 where our experienced team will gladly help you.
You haven’t really said what a green funeral is though - is it when someone is buried and grows into a tree?