Funeral Directors Moreton

Find us near Moreton: Kenna and Turner Funeral Directors, Breezehill Funeral Home, 31 Rowson St, New Brighton, Wallasey, Wirral, CH45 5AR


Are you looking for experienced and dependable funeral directors in Moreton?

Kenna and Turner are well established local funeral directors with over 100 years of experience in providing compassionate support and assistance to families in the Moreton area.

You can rely on our expertise and dedication to help provide an appropriate send-off for your loved one.

For more information on our services then please get in touch with our team today.

 

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How Do We Help?

At Kenna and Turner, we understand how difficult it can be to arrange a funeral. It can be very overwhelming, upsetting and can come with unforeseen pressures. But as part of our funeral directors Moreton service, we can provide all the necessary arrangements and support needed for funeral planning with other additional services explained in detail and made available to you.

We are here for you 24/7

You can never know when you may struggle with bereavement, or have an idea about your loved one’s funeral, that is why our funeral directors are available 24/7. They are open to using their specialities to ease this overwhelming and distressing time for you.

 

What Do I Need For A Funeral?

Most people do not regularly plan funerals, so it is very understandable that you will be unaware of the process, what you legally need and which elements are optional. That is why at Kenna and Turner we can offer guidance on all legal aspects following a death and liaising with the Coroner or GP when necessary. These are the legal elements needed and once they have been sorted we can assist with; placing obituary notices in newspapers, ordering floral tributes, arranging with clergy, the cemetery, crematorium and organist.

We know that handling the admin tasks linked to a funeral can be particularly overwhelming, so we are happy to deal with all enquiries relating to the funeral. We can also list all mourners attending the funeral of your loved one and arrange catering in your home or a venue.

 

    What Other Services Do You Have Available?

    Beyond the basic elements, we have available for funerals, we also have a number of additional items and experiences available:

    • Piped music, Pipers, Organists & Singers
    • Personal address system
    • Webcasting
    • Order of service
    • Memoriam cards
    • Thank you cards
    • Condolence books
    • Preparation of the deceased, hygienic treatment when necessary & practical
    • Visiting the private chapel of rest
    • Bereavement counselling

    Experienced Funeral Directors in Moreton

    Birkenhead Funeral directorsKenna and Turner can provide all the support, expertise and compassion when planning a funeral in Moreton.

    Funerals should be personal. They normally follow the wishes of the loved one who’s passed and funeral costs can also be quite high. With this in mind, you’ll want funeral directors who are true specialities.

    You’ll want funeral directors who are favoured by the local community of Moreton, known for their ability to turn this difficult time into the most special send-off and celebration of life.

    Here at Kenna and Turner, we are specialist funeral directors in Moreton. We are here for you, 365 days a year, 24/7. We can arrange every aspect of a funeral for you.

    Reach out to our family-run funeral team for true, passionate and caring people, with the aim to support you at this difficult time.

    What Areas Do We Cover?

    We cover all areas on the Wirral, see below links to funeral director service offered in other parts of the Wirral:

    Churches in Moreton

    Moreton is home to many churches where you can have your funeral, we have listed a few of the popular churches that are used below:

    Christ Church Moreton

    Upton Road
    Moreton
    Wirral
    CH46 0PA

    Moreton Methodist Church

    Pasture Road
    Moreton
    Wirral
    CH46 7TQ

    Sacred Heart Catholic Church

    The Cross
    181A Hoylake Road
    Moreton
    Wirral
    CH46 9QA

     

    Attending a funeral in Moreton? Get to know the history of Moreton

    If you’re attending a funeral in Moreton then it’s important to know that the people of Moreton have a very strong and proud history of their local town. The town’s name actually means settlement beside a marsh, derived from the Anglo-Saxon words of ‘tun’ (meaning settlement) and more (meaning beside a marsh). Moreton has been occupied since the Roman era, after Roman coins were found around the township, but there have also been other historic finds including a Neolithic polished axe along Upton Road as well as a sandstone head which is believed to be Iron Age. With Moreton being so close to the famous ports of Birkenhead and Liverpool, it naturally has links with their maritime history, in fact William Inman who owned the Liverpool, New York and Philadelphia Steamship Company (responsible for many of the emigrations from the Merseyside area to the United States) is buried in Moreton Parish Church.

    More recently, the locals of Moreton will often tell tales of their long history of working in Burtons biscuit factory or Typhoo Tea factory which was located just next door, however Moreton was also famous for other industries, as it was home to Bristol-Myers Squibb pharmaceuticals. However it hasn’t been all work and no play for the Moreton locals, Moreton is also famous for its love of Golf, with many afternoons well spent in the golf course and country club in Moreton which is now known as the Moreton Hills Golf Centre. It was also here that the ladies’ golf club in Moreton was founded by none other than Lottie Dod, 5 time Wimbledon singles champion. After many rounds of golf, it wasn’t uncommon for the locals to  drink in the former Morton Arms, widely chastised for its incorrect spelling of the town as well as The Coach and Horses Inn being some of the more notable public houses.

     

     

    Where To Find Us

    We are just a short drive away from Moreton, see below for directions on how to get to our Wirral based funeral home.

    Do you provide burials or cremations?

    At Kenna and Turner, we can help you plan either a burial or cremation, we can also assist in helping you pick which you would prefer if the loved one that has passed has not previously stated a preference.

    What denomination of officiant do you provide?

    We can help you to decide if you would like a Minister, Priest or have a non-religious service and have a Humanist.

    What kind of coffins can I choose?

    We have lots of coffins to choose from, traditional solid wood, wicker, cardboard or something colourful. We can help you pick the most fitting coffin for your loved one.

     

    Get In Touch

    Find out more information about our Funeral Directors Moreton service by getting in touch with us today.

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    Our Reviews

    C ArcherC Archer
    07:26 27 Jun 22
    From start to finish they were wonderful. Professional, efficient and kind. They went to great lengths to make a difficult time easier. Philip was the person who looked after us. His intelligent advice through experience was greatly appreciated. He was assisted by Martin on the day. Everything was conducted with great dignity and respect.
    Angela TannerAngela Tanner
    06:10 17 Jan 22
    Very impressed with Kenna & Turner. Professional, efficient and organised, so pleased we chose them. They made a difficult time so much easier.
    Helen AndersonHelen Anderson
    15:50 31 Dec 21
    AmazingAbsolutely faultless from the initial phone call to the end. The care and dignity shown to not just my mum but our whole family was impeccable. Phil and Martin you are the most genuine and caring souls a long with the rest of your team, I would highly recommend to anyone who needs their services. From the bottom of our hearts, thank you. The Anderson’s.
    Steven HeneySteven Heney
    17:27 15 Feb 21
    I want to say a massive thank you to everyone at Kenna and Turner for their help and support during the last few very difficult weeks.My dad sadly passed away suddenly and although this was a very challenging time it was reassuring for me knowing that dad was in the care of Kenna and Turner. Kenna and Turner did a fantastic job looking after dad and overseeing everything that was required for his funeral service.I was delighted that Kenna and Turner were able to secure the Deacon that I wanted for my dad's funeral and they even managed to arrange a photographic tribute to my dad during the service itself which was absolutely first class and very touching. Dad's service was lovely and Kenna and Turner did a fantastic job facilitating this. Kenna and Turner even ensured that the funeral cortege took in one of dad's favourite walking routes despite this being slightly out of the way.When personally dealing with any member of the Kenna and Turner team I always felt very supported and I was highly impressed with the professional way that they go about their business. Everything that I asked of Kenna and Turner was undertaken promptly, without any dramas and with total consideration for me, my dad and my family. Their attention to detail and calmness while assisting me these last few weeks has been a massive support.My cousin and his wife who live in the area that Kenna and Turner are based speak very highly of them indeed and now I know why.In summary I would like to thank everyone at Kenna and Turner for their help and support during a very difficult time and I would have no hesitation in recommending their services or indeed using them again.Best regards,Steve Heney
    David JonesDavid Jones
    15:34 21 Jan 20
    My brother was involved in a fatal collision with a car. We did not know who to turn to for the funeral. We were advised as to how good Kenna and Turner were. From the first call to Phil we new we had the right people to look after us. Nothing was a burden and everything we needed was put in place. No pressure was put on us to make decisions. Everything was taken care of with warm friendly advice and supportive conversation. Phil kept us informed and updated at every stage. From my mum, myself and all the family we would like to thank Phil and the team to help us lay my brother to rest.
    zojo mojozojo mojo
    12:49 25 Oct 19
    Lovely folk. Mellow, did not try to upsell us, and we're super respectful. I believe they were also very patient with payment (as it was coming out of the estate). They were really sensitive and did my mum proud. Love to you if you are reading this review. I promise it will get better. But you do have to reach out to make it better. I found grief counselling so wonderful. Xxx
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