Ken Newcombe Funeral Directors, St Blazey

We take the greatest care as we look after the families of St Blazey.
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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

  • 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

We understand how special life is with those that you love. From a traditional service, to a colourful woodland burial, your options are limitless with our Tailored Funeral.

If you have a little more flexibility when it comes to arrangements, then we can provide a Simple Funeral for a lower cost.
  • Tailored Funeral Service in St Blazey, from £2,995

    Our Tailored Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died. Our service is delivered with expertise and uncompromising compassion. We will care for the deceased with the utmost care and respect in our own professional premises and will take on the responsibility for ensuring every detail is taken care of to the highest standards. You can rely on us to make a difficult time a little easier.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • Have flexibility and choice over the time, day and location of the funeral service
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • We can add services and tailor the funeral to suit your own specific requirements
    To find out more, please call us on 01726 210510
  • Simple Funeral Service in St Blazey, from £1,995

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • The service will be at a mutually agreed time and date dependent upon availability, usually on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • Some additional services such as arranging floral tributes or obituaries are not available
    To find out more, please call us on 01726 210510

Where to find us

Address

Old Chapel Funeral Home
Station Road
St Blazey PL24 2NF
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

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01726 210510 if you require our services outside of these hours.
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

Frequently asked questions

Reviews of our services

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Rating 5.0
based on 2 reviews
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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