RW Barrett & Son Funeral Directors Newcastle
West Road and West Denton Way
We are a local independent family firm of Funeral Directors in Newcastle upon Tyne. Ronnie Barrett has been a funeral director since 1966 and in 2008 together with his wife Pat and son Steven they opened their funeral home on the West Road Newcastle.
Personal service and attention to detail are very important to us, and the dignity of the deceased is paramount at all times. These three important points have helped us to successfully move forward and we have a reputation for providing a high standard and keenly priced funeral.
We are now able to extend our service by opening a second funeral home in West Denton. Our new branch is located in the West Denton Shopping Centre on the upper floor, with easy access from the shops and car park.
Our new premises have been completely refurbished keeping the same homely feel as our West Road branch with modern touches to ensure everyone visiting us leaves with a positive experience. We have two chapels of rest both of which have been dedicated.
We adhere to strict professional standards that we believe are essential in order to offer the best service. Ronnie has been qualified since 1984 and Steven has recently attained his qualification following his studies. Pat Barrett (Nee Whittle) grew up in West Denton and has worked in the funeral profession since 1988.
You can call us any time at our West Road office Tel. 0191 241 0873 or West Denton Tel. 0191 2674422 – we are here to help.
“We don’t tell you what you need – We listen to what you want”
A Proud Reputation
At R W Barrett and Son we have built a reputation we are extremely proud of. The combination of our skills enables us to give our clients a very personal and unique affordable service, and if our clients are satisfied then we have achieved our goal. R W Barrett and Son supply only the best, whether it be coffins, caskets, memorials or flowers. We are confident that all of our services are of the highest standard.
Our Mercedes Hearse and funeral vehicles are luxurious, and are maintained to the highest standard, or if desired we can provide a beautiful horse drawn hearse.
We have a varied selection of hand made coffins and caskets. If our brochure does not contain exactly what you are looking for, we will do our very best to obtain the coffin you require. Any request will be considered. We have a floral tribute service, and our brochure is available on request.
If your loved ones request was to be buried please take the time to peruse our extensive monumental brochure, or perhaps an added inscription to an existing headstone is required. The service provided by our Monumental Masons is of the highest standard.
One of our most successful services is Pre-Paid Funerals, for which we have won the customer care award for the last 3 years running. You can arrange and pay for your funeral in advance, and have peace of mind knowing that your wishes will be carried out. The burden will be less for the loved ones you leave behind.
Our funeral home is only a short distance from Newcastle Crematorium, and is welcoming and homely. We have private chapels of rest, each of which has been dedicated. As a family business we are able to offer a very dignified and affordable service, and our clients requests are always fully considered.
We are pleased to be able to offer the benefits of our skills and experience to families, who at the time of bereavement can be a little overwhelmed with the process. We carefully guide our clients through every aspect, for any faith denomination. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch should you have any special requirements of a funeral directors in Newcastle upon Tyne or need any advice regarding the recent bereavement of a loved one.