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About Ford Mears & Partners - Woking
Our Knaphill Woking office opened in 2001 as our forth office under the name of Ford Mears & Partners in the same property as a previous Funeral Directors called Lovegroves which was never a related business to ourselves. We have been the longest standing and only Funeral Director in Knaphill up until 2014. We are still in the same property at 9 Creswell Corner, Anchor Hill as we have been from the start.
How We Can Help
Ford Mears funeral directors in Woking provides a range of funeral services and funeral plans to accommodate everyone’s needs. Find out more about our tailored services and cremations below.
Funeral Arranger & Office Manager
Noreen was born and raised in Southern Ireland and came to England in April 1969 at the age of 17. Noreen first joined the company in June 1994 working part-time as a Funeral Arranger. She started working full-time in July 2013, taking the position of Funeral Manager at Ford Mears in Knaphill, having retired from her role as Senior-in-Charge of a Residential Home where she worked for 27 years.
Steve has been involved in the funeral industry for 22 years both in the UK and overseas. Back in 1995 he joined F.W Chitty & Co in Weybridge as a work experience student whilst studying Embalming at the Lear College of Mortuary Sciences. Then in 1997, after a takeover by the American company SCI, he was relocated, on a full-time basis, to F. Harrison & Son as an Embalmer.
In 1999 Steve moved to P. Boast & Son as an Embalmer, then left in 2003 to relocate to Sydney, Australia, where he worked as an Embalmer for SCI Australia, later becoming Invocare. On his return to the UK in 20015, he operated as a trade embalmer, supporting Funeral Homes in South London
In 2006 Steve had a career change, and joined a team of recruitment consultants in a busy office in the City of London supporting clients such as BP and Citi Bank. A year later, he returned to the funeral industry as a Funeral director for F Harrison & Son, and in 2012 he returned to P Boast & Son as a Funeral Director and Embalmer.
We understand that many family and friends wish to give donations to a charity in memory of the deceased and we see this as an important part of the service that we offer.
Our donations page is simple and easy to use. We’ve partnered with Memory Giving, a recognised donation platform for Funeral Directors to coordinate and collect memoriam donations. We set up the page for you, the page has the following optional features a photo of your loved one, space for a message, details of the service with a map and a space for tributes to be left. The page will typically close 6-8 weeks from the date it was created.
Every donor will receive an acknowledgment, thanking them for their donation. Donations can be made securely by debit or credit card, with donations going straight to your nominated charity. The option of Gift Aid is available, with Gift Aid recovery, provide on behalf of the charity increases the gift by upwards of 18%.
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Where to Find Us
9 Creswell Corner,
Anchor Hill, Knaphill, Woking
Surrey GU21 2JD
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