Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors, St Blazey

Our St Blazey Funeral Directors can provide a meaningful funeral now for your family and an additional memorial or commemorative service later once everyone can be together again.
Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors in Station Road, St Blazey
BASED ON 3 reviews
Rating 5.0
Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors in Station Road, St Blazey

About our St Blazey funeral home

The name Ken Newcombe has long been associated with quality funeral care throughout Cornwall. Our funeral directors in St Blazey is here to provide comfort at a difficult time and ensure your loved one’s farewell is a fitting testament to their life.

The loss of somebody special is an emotional and often bewildering experience. Uncertainty as to what to do next or what the future may bring can make everything feel like an uphill climb.

That is why we are here. Our team of funeral directors will help to ease your concerns and worries, providing guidance and advice as we support you throughout the funeral process. From the moment you contact us to the day of the service and beyond, our first thought is for your wellbeing and you can rest assured that the care we provide to both you and your loved one will be of the highest standard.

At Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors, our values are based on professionalism, dignity and respect. These qualities are evident in everything we do and mean we will always endeavour to arrange a funeral the way you want it.

The name was established in 1983 and our distinctive funeral home in St Blazey is on the site of a converted Methodist Church Sunday School room. A plaque on the wall commemorates the fallen of both world wars. There is a chapel of rest on the premises, which allows you and your family to spend some time with your loved one in a comfortable and private environment.

We can be found on the town’s Station Road (opposite St Blazey AFC’s football ground) and our location means we are accessible to surrounding towns and villages, including Fowey, Lostwithiel, Luxulyan, Penwithick and Tywardreath.

Available 24 hours of the day, we will always be here when you need us. Call us when you are ready to talk, there will be a sympathetic ear waiting to listen.

What we offer

  • The option of a dignified funeral now and memorial service later
  • 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.
99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

With two packages available, we will arrange a funeral for your loved one suited to your requirements. Whether it's a traditional or a more contemporary service, you have choice with our Full Service Funeral. If a little flexibility with the arrangements is not a problem, a Simple Funeral at a lower cost may be preferable.

Where to find us


Old Chapel Funeral Home
Station Road
St Blazey PL24 2NF

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

24 Hour Availability

Outside of our funeral home’s opening times, we are available 24 hours a day by phone.
Call 24 hours on 01726 210510

Frequently asked questions

Reviews of our services

Rating 5.0
based on 3 reviews
Rating 5.0
Can’t fault the team at Dignity. They put on an exceptional service which resulted in a great send off for my Dad. Always there and helpful, would recommend them to anyone.
Response from Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors
Thank you for your review. It has been a privilege to support your family and care for your Father. We are proud of the whole team.
Rating 5.0
Professional and caring service , went out of their way to provide help and support during a sad and stressful time.
Response from Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that you confided in us as a team to take care of your loved one.
Rating 5.0
We found Newcombe's to be incredibly easy to deal with. We had a slightly unusual funeral at a green burial ground with almost no traditional funeral elements. Newcombe's were really helpful in guiding us through the process and were always mindful that our wishes were followed fully.
Response from Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am pleased to hear that our team were so accommodating and their recommendations were helpful. Your feedback is always valuable to us and glad it all went well for you and the family.
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