S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors, Blackley

Our Blackley 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.
S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors in Blackley, Manchester.
BASED ON 3 reviews
Rating 5.0
S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors in Blackley, Manchester.

About our Blackley funeral home

We are S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors, and we have provided the highest standards of funeral care to our local community of Blackley for over 150 years.

Our funeral home can be found on Old Market Street, from which we offer professional funeral services to the surrounding areas of Higher Blackley, Crumpsall, Cheetham Hill, Moston and Harpurhey. We also have funeral homes in New Moston, Chadderton and Middleton.

Today we continue to follow the values that our founder, Mr Abraham Wellens, instilled in the business. We also adhere to the strict code of conduct set out by the National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD). You can rest assured that your loved one is being cared for by respectful professionals.

We can organise all types of funerals, from contemporary celebrations to religious and traditional services. Whatever you have in mind for your loved one's farewell, we can help arrange it.

Our dedicated team is on hand 24 hours a day to offer any advice, guidance or support you may need. Call us at any time on 0161 669 7149.

What we offer

  • The option of a dignified funeral now and memorial service later
  • Help and support at every step
  • A funeral service tailored to your wishes
  • Local knowledge and expertise
  • A committal at a local cemetery or crematorium
  • Services for all cultures and beliefs
  • Visiting your loved one at our chapel of rest
  • A choice of bespoke funeral vehicles
  • Personalised masonry and tributes
  • Arrangements for your future, by choosing one of our 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 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.
  • Full Service Funeral

    Our Full Service Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died.
    Our costs from
    £3,085
    Current restrictions might mean that you can’t have a funeral today how you imagined it to be. However, we can still provide a dignified and meaningful funeral now and a memorial or commemorative service later.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.
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    Full Service FuneralOur costs from £3,085

    Or find out more about finance options available from Funeral Safe.

    Our Full Service 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 0161 669 7149, or read more about our dignified funeral now, and service later.
  • Simple Funeral Service in Manchester

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    Our costs from
    £1,995
    This kind of service is suitable if you have the flexibility to choose from a limited choice of dates and times for the service and you do not want to have a lot of additional services added to the funeral. You can rest assured that we will never compromise on the care we provide when looking after your loved one.
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    Simple Funeral Service in ManchesterOur costs from £1,995

    Or ,find out more about finance options available from Funeral Safe.

    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 0161 669 7149

Where to find us

Address

Unit 1, 73 Old Market Street
Blackley Manchester M9 8DX
GB

Directions and Parking

For help with directions please see our map or speak to one of our team for assistance.

Please get in touch with us if you need advice on where to park.

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

Frequently asked questions

Reviews for S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors in Manchester

Here are what the families who have entrusted us to look after their loved one have said:
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Rating 5.0
based on 3 reviews
Rating 5.0
I would like to thank Sharon for all she did to help us at a difficult time,also the staff on the day of the funeral.
Response from S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased that we were able to look after you and your family at this difficult time and happy to hear that we were able to help ease any worries that you may have had.
Rating 5.0
The service from day one was everything I could have asked for during a difficult time. Staff were sensitive, understanding and upfront about options available which helped us to make a decision much more easily. They were able to provide recommendations for other services too and we were very grateful for their professional and approachable manner. Could not recommend highly enough! Thank you so much.
Response from S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors
We appreciate you leaving a review online for your experience with S Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
We had a very good experience with Sharron at the blackley office. Friendly and professional with nothing too much trouble.She kept us informed throughout about all the arrangements. The service at the cemetery went as well as could be expected. Everyone respectful and explained what was going to happen. Would recommend to others.
Response from S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that the service was carried out to your satisfaction.
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