Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors, Bodmin

With our Unattended Funeral from £995 and our Attended Funeral from £1,995, our Bodmin Funeral Directors will help arrange a fitting farewell for your loved one.
BASED ON 2 reviews
Rating 5.0

About our Bodmin funeral home

At Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors in Bodmin, we provide the highest standard in funeral care. This means that regardless of the style of funeral you want for your loved one, we will ensure it is a dignified and fitting occasion.

With more than 30 years of experience as funeral directors here in Cornwall, our aim is to help ease a little of the burden the loss of somebody special brings about. You may be uncertain as to what you should do next, or how to proceed with organising an appropriate reflection on your loved one’s life. This is why we are here.

Both your wellbeing and your preferences for the funeral matter to us, which is why our local team will treat you with compassion and understanding at all times. We will offer guidance when you need it, so you are not making important decisions alone, ensuring your loved one’s funeral is consistent with your wishes.

If you want a religious or humanist ceremony, a traditional affair or a funeral that is an inspirational celebration of life, we can arrange it.

Situated on Higher Bore Street, Bodmin, our location makes us easily accessible to the immediate community and those further afield, including Wadebridge, Lostwithiel and Roche.

The team is available 24 hours a day. So when you feel ready to talk, give us a call.

What we offer

  • Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
  • Arrangements that are tailored to meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
  • Memorials and tributes
  • Prepaid funeral plans
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Funeral Services with distinction

We are proud to be part of Dignity Funerals, a collection of the UK's finest funeral directors, with each and every one committed to setting superior standards.

Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
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99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
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97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

With two packages available, we will be able to arrange the funeral you have in mind for your loved one.

If you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary funeral with a service, you should consider our Attended Funeral. If you want us to arrange a simple cremation without mourners present, our Unattended Funeral may better suit your needs.

View our Standardised Price List and Additional Options Price List.
  • The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
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    Our costs from
    £995
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    The Unattended Funeral

    The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our costs from
    £995
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
    The Unattended Funeral
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  • The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
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    Our costs from
    £1,995
    Plus £1,298 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,298 estimated third party costs
    The Attended Funeral

    The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our costs from
    £1,995
    Plus £1,298 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,298 estimated third party costs
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
    The Attended Funeral
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Where to find us

Address

55 Higher Bore Street
Bodmin PL31 1JS
GB

Directions and Parking

See our map or get in touch if you need help with directions.

Please call us before your visit and we will advise you on parking.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Outside of normal hours, visits can be made by appointment only.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

24 Hour Availability

Outside of our funeral home’s opening times, we are available 24 hours a day by phone.
Call 24 hours on 01208 222321

Frequently asked questions

  • When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.


  • You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.


  • Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.


  • If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.


  • Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.


Reviews of our services

5.0
Rating 5.0
based on 2 reviews
Rating 5.0
Pat, Steve, Helen and the team made the process from start to finish as comfortable as possible, they were very attentive and put us all at ease. The funeral was lovely; as good as it could have be under the sad circumstances. All our wants and needs were met. We would highly recommended them.
Response from Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am pleased to hear the team looked after you and the family well and that we were able to provide you with the dignity and respect needed at this time.
Rating 5.0
Very slick, very professional, very friendly. Lucy was brilliant.
Response from Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors
Thank you. It means a great deal when people take the time to share their experience and to highlight individuals in the team who have made a difference.