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What Families Say About Us

Read below some of the wonderful comments we receive from families we have cared for.

To Steven and Staff

Thank you for the help and support you have given to our family in organising the funeral of our Father, Arnold, and reuniting his ashes with those of our Mother Diane.  Thank you once again
Diane and family
January 2018

Steven and all your staff

Thank you for the help and guidance you gave me and my family after the death of my Husband George.  You helped us through the very dark times.
Graham Family
January 2018

To Steven and Staff

A quick note to thank you for all your help following Dean's funeral.  We appreciate what you have done for us and Dean.
Janet, Natalie, Daniel and Family
January 2018

To Steven

Thank you for your help and support and for making this sad time a lot easier for us
Pete, Judith and family
January 2018

Steven and All colleagues

Thank you so much for all your help for our Mams funeral.
Julie Hope
December 2017

Steven and colleagues

We cant thank you enough for all of the support the family have received during this terrible time.  Due to the tragic circumstances our Stephen died it has been stressful.  Thank you so much from the bottom of our hearts.
Carole, Lynda and Steven
December 2017

To Steven and all your staff

I cant thank you all enough for everything in such a sad time you made things much easier.  You are wonderful people and so respectful.
Lee Family
November 2017

To Steven and staff

Thank you for the care and great service you gave to the funeral for the late Doreen Robinson.  Thanks again Steven
Robinson Family
November 2017

Dear Steven, Rachael and Staff

Thank you so much for the care you gave our Dad and Granda Frankie Matheson.  you made a very sad and difficult time a bit easier for us with your professionalism and the way you looked after us all nothing was too much trouble for you.  Advice and support was outstanding we will never forget you for that Steven.  Thanks again 
Matheson Family
November 2017

Dear Steven and Staff

Thank you for taking good care of my Husband Ray.  Your care and support was first class, we could not of chose a better person to arrange Ray's funeral.  Many thanks
Foster Family
October 2017

To Jimmy, Steven and staff

I would just like to thank you all for what you all did for my son.  You made my son look like he did before he was ill, I thank you from the bottom of my heart.  Jimmy I have known you all my life and it made me feel much better knowing you looked after my baby till you brought him home to me."
Wilson Family
October 2017

To Steven

Thank you for making Sheila's day so special.  We appreciate everything you have all done for us.."
Sheilas Family
October 2017

To Steven

Thank you so much for the care and consideration you gave our family on the sad loss of David Scott."
Stephenson Family
September 2017

To Steven

On Behalf of the family of the late Joan Bell I would like to sincerely thank you for the outstanding support and compassion given during this very difficult period.  /we really appreciate how smoothly arrangements were delicately discussed  and made.  Many thanks for all your support and assistance."
Maver Family
September 2017

To Steven

Thank you Steven for your care and attention on arranging Vera's funeral."
Quinn Family
September 2017

To Steven

Myself and my family would like to say sincere thanks for your support and lovely service.  Would highly recommend to anyone.  Deepest thanks."
Sholder Family
September 2017

To Steven

Thank you for your care and professionalism in dealing with the funeral arrangements for 'Billy the Fish'."
Willis Family
August 2017

To Steven and staff

Thank you for being so thoughtful and understanding and for your excellent service.  Much appreciated."
Mooney Family
August 2017

To Steven

Thank you for all the dignity you give Colin on his final journey.  You were very helpful and supportive everytime we met.  I wish you many good years in your career, like your Dad who I remember with fondness."
Brayson Family
July 2017

To Steven

This is to say thank you.  To you and your team for the love, respect and sympathy you showed both my dad and family in the run up to his funeral.  you provided a perfect goodbye that was appreciated by all that new Harry and contributed to some closure following our loss.  thanks for all that you did it will always be remembered."
Henry Family
July 2017

To Steven

We want to thank you and all your staff for the professionalism, sensitivity and compassion you showed to us during our recent bereavement.  Knowing that this was also demonstrated to Veronica whilst she was in your care was a huge relief and comfort to us."
Jack, Judith, John, Louise and Ruth
July 2017

To Steven

I would like to thank you all for your help and support of our daughters (Melanie Hemmans) funeral.  Everything was as special as it could be under the terrible circumstances.  But you and your staff were great and helped us greatly.  Its not a loss we'll ever get over nut done good, and her send off to another life was made easier by all your thoughtfulness and caring of our feelings.  Thank you from us and all our friends and relatives."
Hemmans Family
June 2017

To Steven

Thank you for looking after Ger with the kindness, respect and dignity that he deserved."
McCart Family
June 2017

To Steven

Thank you for looking after my Mam with care and compassion."
Ann, Tom and family
June 2017

To Steven

We appreciate all you have done for Val, the funeral, the headstone and everything else we can't thank you all enough.  So thanks once again"
Davie and the girls
June 2017

Dear Steven

Thank you so much for your help and support in the organising of our Mum's funeral.  It seems strange describing a funeral as 'lovely' but it was.  Everything was just right.  With our sincere best wishes and thanks."
Hajek Family
May 2017

To Steven

Thank you for your help from and your staff during our recent sad loss.  Your Dad would be proud of you."
Ogley Family
April 2017

Dear Steven

We would like to convey our heartfelt thanks for the truly professional, caring way that you dealt with my mum's funeral.  Everyone was so kind and attentive, every detail was handled so well that it made a very difficult day so much more bearable."
Spoor Family
April 2017

Dear Steven

With special thanks to you and your staff on behalf of Norah. "
Fryer's Family
April 2017

Dear Steven and staff

Many thanks for the care shown before, during and after the funeral of my mam Sarah.  Much appreciated by myself and all our family."
Ledgerwood Family
March 2017

To Steven and staff

Thank you for the help and wonderful service you provided in our loss of Tony Potter. "
Potter Family
March 2017

Dear Steven and staff

Thank you for all your help and support for laying our mother to rest. "
Walker Family
February 2017

Dear Steven

Thank you for making this very hard time a lot easier for us and ensuring our Dad got the send off he deserved. "
Joanne and Chris Family
January 2017

To Steven and all the staff

Thank you so much for all your help and support in takin care if our mum Audrey.  Greatly appreciated  "
Nesbitt Family
January 2017

To Steven

Thank you so much for your kindness and professionalism during dad's funeral yesterday. It made a very hard day that much easier knowing that all the details had been taken care of and that dad made his last journey in capable hands. Would you please pass on our thanks to all your staff too as they looked after us all with care and compassion. Once again many thanks for your support at such a difficult time. "
Downing Family
December 2016

Steven

"Just a short note to thank you for everything you have done for myself and family at this very sad time. It has been much appreciated, so once again thank you."
Edith
October 2016

To Ronnie and Steven

"Just a little note to say a big thank you for making my fathers day so special, nothing was to much or a problem.
Your friendliness along with your professional but very relaxed approach was greatly appreciated.
Comments by guests were made as in professional, very relaxed and approachable. People noticed how you all took care of us all from beginning to end and how lovely the hearse was."
Thank you so much
Alison and Derek Mooney and family
June 2016

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"We are immensely grateful for the impressive genuine and highly professional care we received, from the prompt out-of-hours response to every aspect of organisation of the funeral and cremation.
The discretion and decorum is exactly what anyone would wish for their loved ones and we will forever remember how fabulously we were all looked after.
Steven Barrett is the absolute epitome of what an undertaker should be. Mam and dad would of been proud and Steven Barrett looker after them as if they were his own. We will always remember RW Barrett and Son for their special and genuine care."
Thank you from the bottom of our hearts
Tristan and Fiona Hughes
January 2016

To Ronnie, family and co workers

"Thanks for everything you did to give our dad a great send off." Sue, Lee, Leone, David, Tony and family
November 2015

To Ronnie and Family

"On Behalf of my family we would say our dad, husband, granda had a very professional send off by your family.
Thank you for all your help and kindness throughout those difficult times."
Many thanks
Ethan and Shelley and family
August 2015

Steven, Rachael and Staff

"Jim and I want to thank you all for your kindness and help during this very sad time. Losing a special daughter is so painful. You carried out everything we asked for, with dignity and care for Dawn. We all thank you again"
Johnson Family
November 2016

Ronnie, Steven and all the staff at RW Barrett and Son

"Thank you for your professional and sympathetic way you treat my mothers funeral arrangements and our family's feeling at this sorrowful time. You truly represent your promise "Let our family look after yours" absolutely brilliant."
Thank you again
Stotton Family
June 2016

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"Thank you for your kindness in handling our Mothers funeral, you were very considerate and thoughtful. You made a very difficult time for us easier. Thank you so much"
Armstrong family
March 2016

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"A big thank you for the excellent service received for the cremation of Les Pollard "
Pollard family
January 2016

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"Thank you so much for everythiing you have done for me. Everything went perfect and you did Colin proud."
Val
November 2015

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"Thank you so much. For taking great care of my dad."
Kind Regards
Lisa, Darren and Sharon
Sept 2015

To Steven and all of the staff

"Thank you for making George's funeral straight forward process for all of us. Your excellent down to earth way of dealing with us from the outset was really appreciated and put us at ease.
Kind Regards
The Richley Family
April 2015

Dear Steven

"Can I thank you sincerely for dignified way you helped myself and my family on Tuesday last week. It was heart breaking to say goodbye for a final time to my life's time love. My very best regards to yourself Steven snd your family. "
Spencer Family
December 2016

Dear Steven

"Many thanks for giving my lovely dad a lovely send off. And looking after him while he was in your care."
Gibson Family
August 2016

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"Thank you so much for your help in the cremation of my mam. It meant so much how you brought her over from Jarrow over the tyne bridge, it would have made her day"
Ross Family
July 2016

Dear Ronnie

"Thank you so much for all your help and giving us the perfect send off for Margaret."
Bob, Louise, Jonny and Ashleigh
April 2016

Dear Steven

"We wish to thank you for the sympathetic and caring way in which our late sister and sister in law Lilian Faid was laid to rest. After our first discussion with you, we left feeling much relieved and confident in the knowledge that we were in good hands. Subsequently our queries and requests were dealt with efficiently and on the day very professionally.
Despite not having lived in the U.K. for many years and having little knowledge, with the benefit of your support, we were able to carry out this stressful task and are very happy that Lilian could not have had a better send off."
Joan and Ron Nicholl
February 2016

Ronnie and Steven

"Just a note to thank you for your excellent service. It was lovely to use a small family run business as I think you had a more personal touch. We were treated with compassion and dignity and you made the sad passing of our mum more bearable with your helpfulness. You are true professional."
Thank you once again
L Mills
December 2015

To Steven and all at R.W.Barrett and Son

"We can't thank you enough! Thank you so much for providing the excellent funeral service for my dear Husband Mr Tait. You all showed great respect, understanding and professionalism which our family found great comfort in. With all our love and gratitude Thank you."
Tait Family
Sept 2016

Dear Steven

"We just wanted to say thank you for all of your help and for the lovely funeral for Edward Mayes. We could not have done any of it without the amazing support you gave us. Just a phone call away was what you said. It seemed like you were the only person we spoke to. The whole day was so lovely and we thank you for that."
All of the Mayes family
May 2016

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"Words can not express how thankful I am to all at RW Barrett and Son you were perfect in every way."
Brenda Banister
February 2016

To Ronnie,Steven and Pat

"We would like to say a big thank you for the love and support through this very sad time losing our mam. We couldn't of done it without you. Mam will be very proud."
Love from all the Family
Special Love from Donna, Dionne and Gary
January 2016

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"Thank you for the wonderful care you gave to Paddy.  He was well presented just as he always used to be.  You gave him back his dignity.  Thank you so much, Paddy's funeral was everything he would  of want it to be simple tasteful and dignified.  I would recommend you to anyone ."
A special thank you to Steven.
Christine Lowery and family
November 2015

To Steven and everyone who looked after my mam

"Thanks for all the kindness and support you have gave me and family
Thanks again"
Tracy and family
August 2015

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"Thank you for the very good proffessional service you provided to my brother. You made coping a little easier at this difficult time. I will have no hesitation in recommending you to others."
Linda and family
August 2015

To Ronnie and all

"Thanks very much for all you have done for us, it is greatly appreciated"
Peter, Dawn and rest of the family
July 2015

To All at RW Barrett

"Thank you for a lovely send off for my dad. Your kindness and sensitivity was very much appreciated. Many Thanks again"
A. Bulmer and Family
December 2016

Ronnie and Steven

"I'm writing to compliment you on the funeral last Wednesday for M. Jackson.
When I visited I had not expected there to be any flowers on the coffin. However as I saw the coffin arriving with a beautiful array of flowers on the top I was really touched.
When I enquired who had put them on I was told it was your company. I thought that was a wonderful thing to do and wanted to say thank you for your kindness."
With every blessing
G. Morgan
June 2016

To Ronnie and Steven

"Many thanks for evrything in realtion to the funeral of Hilary Spilsbury."
Kind Regards Brenda, Elizabeth and family
March 2016

To Ronnie and Steven

"A sincere thank you for everything you did for my beautiful wife Linda. From first meeting you all you were fantastic. Huge thanks and love from all the family"
Steven is a credit to your family.
Burton Family
December 2015

Dear Steven

"On Behalf of myself, my husband and family.  We would like to thank you for all your kindness and support you gave us to get us through the sad loss of our daughter Tina.  You made us so proud of everything you did for us that day."
Thank you so much
Eric, Jean and family
November 2015

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"Thank you so much for what was a very difficult, painful time easier to cope with.  We have no hesitations in recommending your services to others."
With much appreciation 
Lynne and family
November 2015

Dear Ronnie, Steven and staff

"A very big thank you for all you did for Mr Hopes Funeral. You took a weight from our shoulders, and it was all beautifully arranged. Thank you for your professionalism and patience. I would certainly recommend you."
Love and Best Wishes
Hope Family
August 2015

Dear Steven

"Just to say thank you for your care and understanding at this sad time. The family and I are very grateful for all your help."
Jackson Family
December 2016

Dear Steven

"A massive thank you from the heart Steven to you and your team for looking after my father T.Kelly with care and dignity. The service you provided us with was overwhelmingly personal and comforting. For that I will be forever grateful. I will attend both Christmas memorials arranged by yourselves and St Nicholas Church, another special touch."
Richardson Family
August 2016

To Barrett and Son

"Thank you for the support and professional service given at the funeral of my sister Rachel."
J Solan and family
April 2016

To Ronnie and family

"Thank you so much for everything you did for Roy Robertson funeral."
Yvonne and Sharon
February 2016

To Steven and Family

"For your compassionate help and advice whilst looking after my husbands funeral for us. We do appreciate everything you did for us to make this a wonderful send off for Eric and for looking after Keith and helping him to play his part."
Yours sincerely
B. Gordon

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"Thank you all so much in looking after John. Your kind, help and support was very much appreciated in such a difficult day, you did our dad proud."
Best Wishes to you sll for Christmas and 2016
Maureen, Wendy, Maria and familes
December 2015

To Ronnie, Steven and family

"Just to say thank you to you and your staff for your care and attention when handling my mothers Pauline Baileys funeral. Both my mother and the family were treat with respect and support."
Our most sincere thanks to you all
Amelia, Spencer and Derrick
October 2015

Dear Ronnie and Steven

"On behalf of my family I would like to thank you all so much for your care during our sad time. I would also like to say what a wonderful man Steven is and a great credit to you all"
Thank you again
R. Phillips
July 2015

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