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The Funeral

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We understand just how stressful and upsetting bereavement is to bear. No more so than on the actual day of the funeral...
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Testimonials

"Dear Nigel & Gary,   Thank you so very much for all your kindness and taking such good care of us. On the day, Gary was thoughtful, considerate and a credit to the company and your profession.   Everything was perfect and the family thank you all very much.    "

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Terri Baker.

"Dear Len & Andrew & Team,   Just a quick note to convey my sincere gratitude for the extreme professionalism that was experienced by ourselves at my late aunts funeral.   From my initial contact with Len, who organised all the funeral details without fault. To Andrew who led the funeral service with military like […]"

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Theresa Barker

"Hi Len , just wanted to thank you and your team for everything you did for my Dad and our family during this difficult time. Your service and help throughout the whole process was impeccable . On the day of the funeral your team made every effort to make sure we were well looked after […]"

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Adam West

"Dear Matthew,   I wanted to write to thank you, in particular, but all your team for all your kindness over the last few weeks. From the first phone conversation you have in deed guided us through the process.   My Sons wanted me to thank you for all the help, support and guidance you […]"

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Barbara Burns.

"Nigel, I am writing to say thank you for your assistance during this difficult time. My family & I were very impressed by the sensitive, helpful and friendly service you and all Uden’s staff dealt with my husband John’s (Jo’s) funeral. Yours sincerely,"

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Mrs M A O’Sullivan.

"Dear Matthew & Staff,   Thank you for your thoughtfulness and for making everything so easy for us at Ciaran’s Funeral last Thursday 19th June 2014. Everything ran so smoothly and efficiently and you were with us every step of the way, so we had no worries. You are most sincerely appreciated.  "

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Jeff & Pat.

"Nicholas, Matthew & Ben,   On behalf of the family i would like to thank you for playing such a major part in the smooth running of my husband – Derek’s Funeral recently. From the initial contact with Nicholas to the transport to the Tudor Barn after the service each of you made a valued […]"

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Your Sincerely. Mrs Waters.

"Dear Matt and team   Please accept my apologies for not writing sooner, you have been on my conscience and i am cross for not getting my head around things and prioritising this “thank you”.   I wanted to say what a marvellous job you and your team did taking my dear mum to her […]"

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Love from Pat O’Donovan x

"Dear Matthew,   I am writing to thank you for the manner in which you arranged the Funeral of my Husband Michael Singleton at Kemnal Park Cemetery on Tuesday 24th June 2014. You were courteous at all times and very obliging to any request the Family made. We had complete confidence in you and that […]"

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Your sincerely. Mary Singleton.

"To Jason, Andrew and everyone at Udens   I would just like to say thank you to you all for arranging a stress free funeral which took place last week 16th May, for my dear Aunt Peggy. My Aunt had a funeral plan and I was not sure what to expect, but from start to […]"

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From Loraine Lewis and family

"Dear Jason and Spencer   I am writing to thank you for the care and attention to detail you provided when arranging and conducting the funeral of my mother June Sellers on the 23rd June 2014. My family and I are very grateful for the professionalism, compassion and delicate touch of the service you provided. […]"

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Tim Sellers

"Dear Nigel and all the Uden’s team, I write on behalf of my family for the wonderful dignified service we received, following my mother’s death (Margaret Moore funeral 19.05.14). I would particularly like to thank Colin who was our funeral director on the day, for the very sensitive way he dealt with us all and […]"

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Rick Moore and all the family.

"Dear Nigel,   I am writing on behalf of my brother Rick, myself Astrid and the rest of our family re the funeral of our dear Mum Margaret Moore from Downe whos funeral was on Monday 19th May.   Thank you so much for all your help and your kindness in arranging everything, the actual […]"

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Astrid Green

"Dear Nigel, This is a brief note to thank you for your guidance and support in making the arrangements for Bertie’s funeral. Fiona and Karen have asked me to pass on their thanks too. We have appreciated your thoughtfulness and the professional care with which you have managed all the many funeral arrangements, as well […]"

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Iza.

"Chris   Thank You for taking such good care of Dad and us during our stressful time. Everything was beautiful. You are a credit to your profession.   Regards    "

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Denise Coltart

"Dear Trevor Thank you so much for making mums’ funeral such a lovely day. We will never forget the care and respect you treated us with during this difficult time and the professionalism also played by yourself and the team at all times Kind Regards  "

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Caroline and Bernie Ford.

"‘To Chris & Gary,   Just a few Words to say Thank You for the kindness and support shown to me at the sad passing of my beloved Mum Kathleen Thomas. Thank You also for the peaceful and dignified way in which you laid my Mum to rest. I know she would be very proud […]"

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Joy & Family

"Good afternoon Nigel, I know that Mum will want to contact you for herself but this email is simply heartfelt thanks on behalf of Mum, Karen and I for your professional help and personal kindness in making the arrangements for Dad’s funeral. I am still almost in disbelief that Dad is no longer here and […]"

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Fiona Minnis

"Dear sirs, The funeral service you organised and ran for Audrey Robertson Stewart at Beckenham Crematorium on Thursday 1st May was as fitting and well conducted as any I have attended. I cannot speak highly enough of the lady who conducted the committal service. It was excellent. The comments coming back to me from the […]"

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James C Stewart

"Dear Len, This is just a brief note of thanks for handling our Mum’s funeral arrangements yesterday with consideration, sensitivity and efficiency. Colin, the funeral conductor, was a great asset to the smooth running of the occasion and performed his role unhurriedly and with great decorum and professionalism. Thank you for facilitating the whole process of arranging and delivering a stress free […]"

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Peter & Richard Redman

"Trevor   I just wanted to write and thank you and the staff at Uden’s for the fantastic service you gave us for my Dad (Stanley Ball)’s funeral on Wednesday.   The day could not have gone better. Please send my thanks to Gary who was just brilliant. He was respectful. Professional and dignified. I […]"

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Linda

"Dear Nigel and Matthew   Just a short note to pass on my thanks for your help in ensuring that my Mum had a wonderful service.   There was no stress in making the arrangements, and our requirements were carried out simply and very compassionately. As we mentioned, Mum was a Baptist, and Steve Browning […]"

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Janet Glancey ( Daughter of Daisy Selwood)

"Dear Jason, I write to sincerely thank you and your staff at Uden’s who assisted at my late wife’s funeral. The caring and dignified manner your staff portrayed coupled with their professionalism was truly admirable and never to be forgotten. From the very first day we visited your office in Sidcup your company’s invaluable support […]"

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Peter Lyons and family

"Dear Mr Uden,   I am writing to thank you for the organisation of the funeral of my wife Elizabeth Shirley on Wednesday, March 26 at Eltham Crematorium.   I was very impressed and deeply appreciate the respectful and extremely well organised arrangements made and carried out on the day, from the ushering of the […]"

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Alex Economou

"Matthew   I just wanted to say a massive thanks to you and your team for the way your have handled my dad’s funeral arrangements. I very much appreciate the way you have all acted with great professionalism and sensitivity. I particularly appreciated the way you personally have sensitively supported my mum today and gave […]"

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Rob

"Dear, Spencer, Jason & co, On behalf of the family, we would like to say a massive thank you for the beautiful way you cared and respected our mother June Easson. The horse and carriage was stunning and you made it a special day. So many thanks to you all.  "

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Love Paula, Kerry and the Easson family

"We would like to express our thanks to your company, and in particular Spencer Baxter, for the wonderful, personal and professional service that we received for our son, Darren’s funeral. The wonderful attention to detail could not have been improved on. We would not hesitate to recommend your services or use them again if the […]"

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Sandra Alexander

"Dear Nigel, Thank you so much for all the kindness and compassion you have shown us. It really is much appreciated. Best wishes,  "

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Robert Jenkins and family.

"Dear Nigel, Just a word of thanks to you and your team for how you conducted my father’s funeral, it was 1st class and all we could have hoped, for such a very sad day for my mother and the rest of my family. I can’t thank you enough for making it so much easier […]"

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Chris Astell.

"On behalf of Geoff’s family, I would like to thank you, for all you did on Thursday, at his Requiem Mass. It was a wonderful occasion, that was handled with sensitivity and care, and will provide us with good memories of a sad day. All your staff were very professional and helped to put us […]"

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Barbara Bashford

"Dear Jason and Spencer, we would like to thank you for the perfect joint funeral of our parents Frederick and Sheila Sheldon last year in July 2013. From the start you showed us all such care and courtesy in dealing with the arrangements. Most importantly we were overwhelmed with the dignity and tenderness you gave […]"

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Best regards the family of Fred and Sheila, Mum and Dad. Julie,Linda,Graham and Sarah.

"Dear Nick & Matthew, Following our text to Matthew recently , we wanted to take the time to write a proper thank you to you both and Udens for the care and attention that you showed to us and our Mum on arranging our dear Auntie Beryl’s recent funeral. From the moment we came to […]"

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Mary Elton & Susan Adams

"Dear Nick, Spencer and all at Udens, Just a note to say thank you. From the very start you were so respectful and understanding. You treated Jessie like a true princess. We couldn’t of asked for a better service, we will never forget your true kindness to us during the most difficult time. You really […]"

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Vick, Ashley and Tommy

"To all at Udens, Thank you for the excellent service you gave to my mother Marjorie Small recently. You were professional, helpful and friendly. A special thank you to Nick and Spencer. your help is appricated"

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Bill and Maureen Small

"To Nick, This is just to say thank you for making the celebration of Rob’s life so memorable. Spencer was wonderful and so respectful – in the background but always there when needed. Thank you so much!"

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Irene Heath & Family

"To Nick, Matthew and everyone at Udens, We would like to say Thank you for everything you did last friday for our Mum Brigids Funeral. There were a few hiccups that you sorted out with minimal fuss and the things carried on smoothly . You all went above and beyond which none of us was […]"

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Thank you once again from the Giltinane’s

"Dear Gary & Andrew, On Behalf of the Wade Family we would like to thank you for your professionalism and support in ensuring the process went smoothly with Derek’s funeral. It had come as quite a shock to us all when he passed away but we are a strong family of faith and believe he […]"

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Thanks again for your support at this difficult time.

"Hi Matthew, I hope you don’t mind us texting you today but we just wanted to thank you, your dad and Uden’s so much for all your help and assistance with making sure everything ran so smoothly with the arrangements for Auntie Beryl’s funeral yesterday. We will be writing a proper thank you but this […]"

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Susie Adams and Mary Elton

"Dear Nigel Now that I have got dear mum’s things sorted I write to yourself and Uden & Sons to thank you for all your expertise, kindness, during the most difficult of times of my life to sort out dear mum’s funeral. Right from the passing away and wrapping mum in a blanket (as I […]"

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Valerie Wallder (Mrs) Re: Winifred Cook.

"Dear Nigel & all staff, Just a note to say thank you to all involved in my dad’s funeral. The respect that he received was very much appreciated. Kind regards,  "

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Kevin & Joanne Neath

"Thank you Udens for all the care, respect and compassion shown for the funeral of Iris Cook, from taking her into care to her final journey.   Thank you Nigel for taking care of the arrangements.   Thank you Colin for taking time to talk to my 98 year old father when he had a […]"

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Carolyn Jones and family.

"Dear sirs,   Mr Leslie Neath   I would like to express my sincere thanks for the care and dignity you showed my uncle yesterday. It was very thoughtful of you to pick a rose from the funeral flowers for my mum and allow her to kiss the coffin. Another kindness you showed my mum […]"

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Beverley Gooding (Niece)

"Dear Spencer,   My dad and myself and my brother and sister’s want to thank you for your professionalism, caring and up most respect that you gave to us all and my mum (Lesley Bradbury), who we laid to rest yesterday. My three lad’s carrying my mum was the greatest compliment we could have shown […]"

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Debbie Martin

"Dear Jason, Colin & Udens,   We, the Finch family, collectively would like to express our sincere gratitude for the perfect send off of our beloved Bert, Dad, Grandad, Brother & Uncle. We all felt well looked after & highly respected. Colin & he’s team were extremely professional, highly attentive & gave us a beautiful […]"

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Sue Finch, families & friend’s, x

"Dear Nick, I would like to say a big thank you to you and to W. Uden & Sons for giving Madeleine such a lovely send off on her funeral. Although a very sad occasion, it was deeply moving and in a way quite uplifting day in all. Everything went very well and your staff […]"

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Simon Smith

"To Nick & Matthew, A very humble thank you for all your helpfulness and support from when we first went to see you to make all the funeral arrangements right through to the funeral itself and the burial. Thank you also for the lovely gesture of presenting us all with a little bouquet of flowers. […]"

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Kathleen, Teresa & Maureen

"To Nigel and ALL staff   Thank you seems insufficient for the fantastic service, care, consideration and support shown to myself and my family and friends at the sad time of my mother’s, Grace Sweeney’s, death and service and cremation.   EVERYONE was so courteous, helpful and considerate.   I never thought I’d be able […]"

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Christine Griffiths.

"Dear Len, Graham, Colin & Staff, One month ago today was Dad’s funeral – so thought it was a good day to write this note. I wanted to thank you all – for your help, your guidance, attention to detail and above all your kindness. Len – for making the arrangements with me – a […]"

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Jenny Linda and Families

"Matt, Just wanted to say a personal thank you for the thoughtful , caring , professional way that you looked after our family in December. My brother in law was very special to me and as a family his loss was a great shock. My sister and his son & daughter have asked me to […]"

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Kath Ide

"Dear Mr Gammon, I would like to thank you and all those from your company who were involved in the funeral of my mother, Mrs Marie Gardener on December 23rd. The professionalism and care you all displayed helped make the occasion a memorable one for the right reasons. These times are always difficult but the […]"

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Barry Gardener

"We just wanted to thank everyone at Udens, especially Spencer & Nicholas, for being so kind, patient and efficient on a sad day."

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Thank you from all the Family – Roy Slaughter

"Hello Jason   I just wanted to take the time to thank yourself and your family/staff for the wonderful service we received on the passing my mother-in-law. From the initial phone call to the final handshake goodbye your family and staff went above and beyond, nothing was too much trouble. You kept up informed every […]"

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Jody Osborne

"Our sincere thanks go to all of Udens staff for helping us make George’s funeral what he wanted and what we wanted for him. We have very much appreciated the respect shown to George and us by you all, and our particular thanks go to Andrew who looked after us all so well on the […]"

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From Elsie Strachan, Fiona & Isla

"Thank you so much for the lovely way you have looked after us following the loss of our dad, Albert Camfield. We don’t know how we would have managed without the care of Spencer, Jason and your folk’s at this difficult time, especially so soon after you looked after our mum too.    "

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The Camfield Family

"Hello, I just wanted to thank you all for organising my dad’s funeral (Alan Barrett). Spencer you were an absolute star, from the minute we walked into your office to arrange it, to the minute you dropped us off to the pub. You were respectful, thoughtful and you knew exactly what to say and what […]"

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Daphne, Rose, Tricia, Roger and Tacha, x

"Hi Graham, I wanted to thank you for the lovely service you gave at my mums funeral. Afterwards, everyone said how they felt the service really gave a sense of sylvia. I hope you had a good christmas. Happy new year"

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Sharon

"To all at Udens, Just want to say a massive thank you  for the smooth running  for my father George Dixons funeral and the lead up to it. He had a great send off!  "

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The Dixon Family xx

"To W. Uden & Sons, I could not have asked for a better service when my Mother – June Craymer died, you were kind & caring throughout the whole process. As well as professional, reliable and nothing was too much trouble. I cannot recommend your service enough and you will never know how grateful I […]"

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Amanda Craymer x

"Nigel   I wanted to quickly thank you for your help with the organisation of my Father’s funeral.This was dealt with in a professional and caring way in what were sad circumstances.The day went smoothly and all according to plan and the Uden Staff were very attentive at the crematorium.   Thanks once again.   […]"

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Peter Wade

"Hi Matt Albert Davey Funeral Date 30th May 2013 I have only just found my feet after moving so soon after my dad’s funeral. I would like to say a big thank you on behalf of the Davey family for your fantastic service you gave us at dad’s funeral and hope you will use this […]"

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The Davey Family

"Dear Mr. Jason Uden, We would like to thank you and the entire family member’s for the way you conducted our son ‘Richard Edward Motie’s Funeral with such dignity and great respect. A special thank you to Spencer, he is such a gentleman. He was so kind to me on the day of our son’s […]"

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"Dear Spencer, Many thanks for all your help arranging my dad Leonard Gewitzke’s cremation. You made it so easy for the family to cope with the loss of our dear Dad. Your’s faithfully.    "

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Pauline Twose

"Dear Sir’s, I would like to thank you all at Uden’s for the caring way your company conducted my Son’s funeral. Spencer was a gentleman, helping me, my sister and brother in law during a very difficult day. Everyone who attended the funeral was moved. Your’s sincerely.    "

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Lesley Brooke

"To W. Uden & Sons Heartfelt thank you to all the staff for their caring and compassionate support of Dean and the family. With a special thank you to Christopher Bennett and Colin for your professionalism and sensitivity. Thank you to all the team on the day of Deans funeral.  "

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From the Genas Family

"I would like to say a few words to express my gratitude for the excellent handling of my late Uncle George Russell’s funeral. Right from the very first meeting the whole event was handled with sensitivity and kindness. We felt supported every step of the way and my Aunt’s wishes were carried out to the […]"

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Best wishes, Kathleen Taylor

"Dear Sirs, I would like to express my thanks, and that of all the family, for the professional services you provided during the funeral arrangements of my late partner, Mary Searls. We were all delighted with your sympathetic yet efficient handling of all the arrangements, which were more complicated and unusual than for many funerals. […]"

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Michael J Dyer JP

"To Andrew & Chris and everyone at Uden & Sons Thankyou for your kindness and and for all your help with organising our Mum Theodora’s funeral. Best Regards,    "

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Rosemary and Michael Cooman

"To everyone at Udens, We would like to thank Nigel and Spencer in particular. Their professionalism and dignified support has been first class. They have helped us through a very difficult time in our lives. Thank you once again! Kind regards,    "

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Ron & Lyn Shypitka.

"Dear Mr. Gammon, The level of care and service we received, from the moment of Dads passing on Sunday 10th, through to our arrival back at Christchurch from the crematorium, was well beyond outstanding. The manner in which you enabled the smooth arrangement and running on the day was a huge blessing to myself and […]"

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Stuart Greenwood

"Dear Nigel, Just a brief note to thank you and all the staff concerned for your kind, courteous and sympathetic approach over the recent death of my mother, Hilda Perram. Every part of the arrangements for the funeral could not have been better. You made a very difficult time for us so much easier by […]"

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Andrea Loscombe & family

"Dear Nick, This is just to say thank you for all your good work on the 6th November 2013, for Beryls passing. The organisation, the cars, the Uden’s staff, were all really fabulous. Spencer did a stunning job, walking all the way from home to the door of St Johns, Bexley Village. David, especially, felt […]"

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Roger Fyth & David Allan-Auty

"To Nicholas and Matthew, I understood the beautiful coach my daughter and I rode in to switch on the Christmas lights on Saturday was a loan from W. Uden & Sons. Thank you for making this possible. I cannot tell you how much we enjoyed the evening. A highlight of my year as Mayor. Thank […]"

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From the Mayor of Bexley, Sharon

"Dear Matthew,   I wanted to write to thank you for all you did to ensure that Geoff had a very well presented and managed funeral, and to let you know how much I appreciate everything you did for us. People are still talking about the funeral, and were so impressed by your calm, organised […]"

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Caroline Clarke

"Dear Matthew & Staff,   My Family and I would like to thank you for the kindness and support you provided us with during the Funeral of my late husband, Clive Nightingale.   Kind Regards    "

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Tina Nightingale & Family

"Dear Matthew, I just want to thank you personally for the very professional way in which you directed Neil’s funeral on Tuesday. Although it was professional it did not lack that personal touch of kindness and care you gave us all. Thank you so very much. My family and friends were most impressed too. Neil […]"

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Dinah Broome

"Hello Matt. May I take this opportunity to let you know what a 1st class service we received on my mothers funeral service. From day one of going to the directors office in Southampton way Peckham. Gary and his team were very caring/polite and professional, Gary took a lot of pressure of us and this helped […]"

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On behalf of the Marley family.

"Just a short note to thank all those people we have dealt with at Uden for the funeral of Peter. Your kindness and consideration shown to us from start to finish made the whole process far more bearable for my mother. Peter looked healthier in his coffin than he has for the last five years […]"

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Phil Ward.

"Dear Jason,   We haven’t met but I have been meaning to drop you a line to pass on my sincere thanks for the way in which W.Uden & Sons and Spencer in particular, dealt with all matters leading up to my father’s funeral and obviously the actual funeral itself. From the moment I made […]"

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Yours sincerely, James Evans

"I have not previously had a chance to thank you and your splendid team for looking after Joyce and the family so well not only on the day of the funeral itself, but also in all the preparations leading up to it. As with my mother’s funeral last year, the professionalism was exemplary and much […]"

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Mr. M. E. Webster

"Dear Nigel, A note of thanks to you and your colleagues for all the help and arrangements for Vera’s funeral and the smooth running of the day. It was very much appreciated. Yours sincerely,  "

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Terry & Jackie Foster

"To Nick, Matthew & Team, Thank you all very much for making our recent bereavement more bearable. Thank you for your professionalism and support throughout. The entire family, relatives and friends commented on the service. We can honestly say as a family we will be able to recommend you to all friends and family in […]"

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A BIG THANK YOU FOR EVERYTHING – Steve & Eileen Crompton

"Dear Spencer.   Just a little note to say thank you for all that you did in looking after a very special member of our family (Vic Humphreys). From collecting him at home to looking after him in the chapel of rest and on the day of the funeral itself (Tuesday 1st October). You were […]"

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From, Barbara, Colin and Nicola Humphreys

"We would like to thank you for your kindness and consideration in helpingus with Dad’s funeral, Reginald Alan Marshall on 14th. You all appreciated that it was a difficult time for us and everyone we dealt with, understood that. We would especially like to thank Spencer who looked after us, he was exceptional and we […]"

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Ian & Dorothy Marshall

"Dear Trevor I just wanted to thank you for your exceptional service in arranging and conducting my fathers funeral at West Norwood yesterday. I may not have expressed my thanks that well yesterday as after the funeral I was quite emotionally drained.But we all appreciated all you did for us. Many thanks to you and all […]"

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Steve and Julia Tayler

"Just a short note to thank all those people we have dealt with at Uden for the funeral of Peter. Your kindness and consideration shown to us from start to finish made the whole process far more bearable for my mother. The ‘Roller’ may be getting a little long in the tooth, but my mother […]"

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Phil Ward

"Dear Trevor We would like to thank you for the arrangements you made which ensured the smooth running of our dear aunt Joan Beazleigh’s funeral that took place in Camberwell New Cemetery on 4th September 2013. Your excellent prior organization and the professional manner in which your funeral staff managed the ceremony on the day […]"

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Aziz Halime and Gillian Sauteur

"Hi Trevor Just a brief note to thank you for the exemplary and dignified way Gary and his team handled my father’s funeral on Saturday – and thank you for your help in the run-up. Please pass on my thanks to all involved. Best regards,    "

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Martyn

"Dear Nicholas & the team at “Udens” Thank you all so much for making Olga’s funeral so special for her family, friends & neighbours. It went without a hitch and it was conducted with style and dignity. Graham the celebrant was superb. My thanks again"

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Keith Morris

"Dear Matthew, Thank you for your letter letting me know about donations and thank you for the send off you gave both Mum & Dad, still missing them. Just come back from a week in the Italian riviera which done us good, Really hot weather! Best wishes"

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Christine Raymond

"Dear Spencer,   I would like to express my gratitude for everything you did at my brother, George’s funeral on Thursday 19th September 2013. You come across as very caring and sympathetic. I had been very anxious about the funeral earlier but you soon put my mind to rest and detail with everything (alongside your […]"

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Barbara and Chantrelle

"To Nigel & All Staff, Thank you so much for the service you provided for our mum, Hilda Maisie Stracey. We feel you treated mum with great respect and dignity and were very aware of how the family were feeling. All the staff we have met have been courteous and polite. They have been willing […]"

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Margaret, Carol & Michael

"Dear Graham , Matthew and Nick, I just wanted to put pen to paper ( Computer to print ) to thank you so much for making my Pete’s service so memorable – everything was just perfect. Graham I thank you especially you were so sincere the service was just as I know Petie would have […]"

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Judy Land

"Dear Jason, I would like to thank you all involved in the excellent service provided for myself and my family during the highly emotive time we all suffered during the loss of our grandmother Hannah Shepherd. Your sympathy, understanding , support and professionalism was impeccable. With kind regards"

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S. Leeves

"Dear Nicky, I was very aware that in all planning for Hilda’s funeral last week, you were in the “background” and I want to thank you for your kindness. All your colleagues were superb, Andrew we have known for many years , but Nigel and Kevin were equally as thoughtful and sensitive – especially in […]"

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Eric

"Dear Spencer,   Just a few words to thank you for everything you did at the funeral of my mother (Katina Palougos) on Tuesday 3rd September 2013. You handled all matter’s in a sympathetic and caring way and ensured that everything ran smoothly and stress free for both family and friend’s. We had many comment’s […]"

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Maria Levy

"Dear Sir’s,   I am writing on behalf of the family of Revd. Peter Tong whose funeral took place on 21st August 2013. We wanted to express our gratitude to all of your team for their gentleness, sensitivity and courtesy, both during preparations for the funeral and on the day itself. In particular, we would […]"

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Debbie Haughton

"Dear Nick and Matthew, Thank you for helping us at this difficult time. The day of Don’s funeral was a lovely memory for us, which was made better by Matthew and his team working in such a professional way that we felt we were being carried and supported completely through the proceedings. With best wishes"

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Jane and Alan Wake & Sally Kelly

"Dear all,   Thank you for the very professional service you carried out for Mrs Hall, you were so caring and considerate. Thank you again for a first class service,    "

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Albert Hall & Brenda Hemsley

"Dear Nick, May I take this opportunity to thank you and your team for guiding Alison and me through John’s funeral with such dignity and compassion. Steve Browning was an excellent officiant. All these things made the day more bearable. Yours very sincerely"

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Daphne & Alison Welton

"Nick, Gary, Peter & Team, Just a short note to express our thanks for your professionalism and dignity in the direction of the funeral of our Mum, Isabel Smith. Best regards"

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Rod, Adrian & Neville

"To Nick, Matthew & all your colleagues, We would like to say a great big thank you for the wonderful service and kindness you gave to our darling daughter Lisa Jane Izod at her funeral. From"

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Tom, Maureen & Family THANK YOU

"Dear Matt and the rest of the team at Uden’s.   I would just like to offer my sincerest thanks for the service you provided for my Dad, Ronald Brett. The prospect of arranging a funeral was very daunting but you all made it so effortless and were very sensitive and supportive. Every element was […]"

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Jessica Brett

"To Nigel and all the staff at W Uden & Sons Ltd. I wish to thank you all, from myself and my family, for the way you looked after my uncle Bernard. For the care you gave from start to finish, nothing was too much trouble for you. Thanking you all so very much once […]"

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Mrs Shirley Richards and family

"Dear Nigel, Thank you and your team for the dignified and caring way that my father’s funeral at the RAF Chapel, Biggin Hill was conducted. It was exactly as he would have wanted and gave great comfort to his friends and family. With best wishes,  "

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Sue Carter

"Dear Spencer & Bearer’s Thank you for all you did at mum’s cremation last friday. You helped us get through it, and everyone commented on how smart and professional you were. Thank you once again.    "

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Viv Stephens

"Dear Nicholas, Matthew Uden & Colleagues, Through the process beginning to the end thank you for the care and attention that was give to Dad (Warren Hastings), his daughter Barbara and his son-in-law David. To the Motor Cyclist who drove with care and procession, on Dads last journey. Most fitting as Dad rode a motorbike […]"

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David & Barbara Randall

"Dear Nigel, I just want to express my appreciation of the funeral arrangements on the 18th. We were very impressed with the dignity with which it was carried out. It was nice to be able to use a Christian undertaker who understood the combination of sadness and victory; I hope you enjoyed the service. Thank […]"

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Evelyn Mutton

"Dear Nigel, A letter of appreciation to you and your team for organizing so efficiently Barbara’s funeral on the 17th July. Every little detail was dealt with in such a caring manner. Although a sad day, we must be grateful that she had a peaceful end. Yours sincerely,  "

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Ann & Bryan Lewis

"Dear Sirs, Thank you for your service to my family following my bereavement. It was very helpful that Spencer could come to my home to talk through the options and to help arrange the funeral . We are grateful for the way in which the occasion was planned and the thoughtfulness and attention to detail […]"

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Mrs. J. Green

"To all the staff who helped in arranging my husband’s funeral our heartfelt thanks they really made us feel comfortable the way they handled the situation."

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Ann Lorkin & Family x

"Hello Nigel We just wanted to thank you for the brilliant service that you provided yesterday for my Mum’s funeral. Please pass our immense gratitude to Matthew Uden who was particularly pleasant, efficient, professional and courteous throughout the proceedings. The rest of his team were also extremely helpful and a credit to Uden’s. Many thanks […]"

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Marian & Eric Bryant

"Dear Matthew, We just wanted to thank you so much for John Dad and us. We were more than impressed with how you conducted the day and your immensely kind nature in the difficult weeks before. Thank You again.  "

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From the Tutt Family

"Dear Nigel Just want to thank you for the way you and the rest of Udens handled the arrangements and the funeral day of dad. I know mum was very comforted to have you in charge of the arrangements and felt you all were giving dad the dignity he deserved. Once again, with thanks,  "

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Judy

"Dear Nigel, On behalf of Sheila, Louise and myself, I would like to express our thanks for the excellent way in which Matthew, and our driver, Gary, and all the other members of your staff conducted themselves and looked after us at the funeral yesterday. It is never easy to say goodbye to a much […]"

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Lorraine

"Dear Nick, Just a little note to say thank you for your kindness and understanding when you organised George’s funeral for us. It made a very sad time for us so much easier. Kind regards"

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Linda Banwell

"To all concerned, Thank you on behalf of our family for the way the funeral of Francis Healy was conducted by you. We also thank you for conducting the funeral of our daughter Bernadette in April. Yours sincerely"

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Eileen Healy

"Hello Nigel We just wanted to thank you for the brilliant service that you provided yesterday for my Mum’s funeral. Please pass our immense gratitude to Matthew Uden who was particularly pleasant, efficient, professional and courteous throughout the proceedings. The rest of his team were also extremely helpful and a credit to Uden’s. Many thanks […]"

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Marian & Eric Bryant

"W. Uden & Sons To all staff A small note to you all to show our appreciation and thanks for your services in regard to our mum, Frances Jarrett. We were both thankful and relieved that all your efforts went into making our lives so much easier in arranging everything the way you did for […]"

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The family of Frances Jarrett.

"Dear Trevor On behalf of Ann, Julie, Gary and myself, we would like to express our sincere gratitude for the manner in which Uden’s carried out our beloved Mum’s recent funeral, and especially following the sudden and difficult circumstances of her passing. The whole process was overseen with extreme courtesy,kindness and understanding. Having personal experience […]"

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Tony Bown

"To Nick, Thank you for all your kindness at this sad time. It was so comforting to be able to visit you when I felt low. Please pass on my thanks to Matthew & bearers for such a professional service. Regards"

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John

"Dear Nick, I am writing to express my deep thanks for the way in which Uden’s handled my Father’s cremation. In particular, I would like to thank you personally for the very sympathetic and professional manner in which you dealt with our enquiries. Although, when planning my father’s cremation, we visited a number of funeral […]"

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Mr Steve Harrall

"To all at Uden’s We would like to thank you all very much for the wonderful service you provided for our Mum’s funeral, Violet Higgins We felt that she was totally respected by all staff who attended and couldn’t have had a better send off with the help of your company. Big thanks to Spencer […]"

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Lynne & Margaret

"Dear Udens, Thank you so very much for all your support for Arnold’s funeral and for looking after him until the day. Your care on the day was exceptional and in particular, Colin, who was very caring and supportive.  "

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Margaret and Sue Thomas

"To Nick, Gary and all at Uden’s, On behalf of my Mother and the rest of my family, I would like to thank you for making the heartbreaking funeral of my father, David, as easy as possible under the circumstances. We received was impeccable and cannot praise you highly enough. Sincerest thanks    "

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Cheryl Kay

"Dear Nick and Sons, Thank you so much for all that you did for us on the day of Alan’s funeral and the care that you showed us in the days previous when Alan was in the Chapel of Rest, Matthew has been amazing throughout. It was a special service and send off for him […]"

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Linda, Lee & Sarah x x

"I would like to say how much we appreciate the sensitive and professional way you took care of the arrangements for the funeral of my husband Clive on Wednesday 19th June. Everything went according to the plans we  made with Spencer and we would like to thank him for his help and support and to his team on the […]"

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Mrs. Chambers

"I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who treated my family with such gentleness, sensitivity and respect in regards to the funeral of my father Mr Kenneth Measday. It helped us all deal with a painful day without worry. Yours gratefully,  "

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Carolyn Faircloth

"Dear Nick, Could you please thank Gary and his team for all the support and kindness shown on the day. Thank  you too for making a difficult time more bearable. Kind regards"

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Mary, Alison, Alan, Ben & Ellie

"To all the staff at W. Uden & Sons, We would like to express our gratitude for the professional level of service we received for John Baker and would gladly pass on your card as recommendation to anyone in the future. Once again many thanks to all your team for making a very difficult day go so well. Many […]"

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Mark Hubble & Family

"To Colin & Team, I would like to thank you all for your help, support and the great job that you all did for the funeral of Mum – Rose Taylor. Thank you all  "

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Kim, John and Family x x x

"Dear Nicholas, On behalf of my mother in law – Mrs Beryl Robertson, her daughter Barbara, her son Ian and all the members of the late Alfred’s family, I am writing to thank you and your colleagues at W. Uden & Sons for arranging the funeral on the 7th June 2013. From the first enquiry […]"

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John Phillips

"The Jackson Family would like to say thank you for a the help, advise and support before  and during the funeral for Mr. Stephen Jackson on Friday 27th May 2013. The respect and care shown to our father and grandfather during this time was a great help to us all. We would like to thank […]"

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Matthew, Wendy, Laura, Victoria & Nicholas Jackson

"Dear Spencer, We’d just like to personally thank you for the way you looked after us at Pauline’s funeral on Monday. All our girls and family were greatly reassured by your calm presence as you guided us in and out of St Lawrence’s church, on to the crematorium and then to the Sidcup Sports Club. […]"

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Tony Stewart

"Dear Trevor On behalf of Lidias’ family here in Holland, I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you for arranging and ensuring Lidia was repatriated safely and efficiently, and the care shown to her during her time with you. Kind regards  "

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Iris Lee

"Just a little note to say thank you for all the care and attention you gave my family on the sad death of our son Nicholas. To Nick and Matthew who helped us so much on the day of the funeral. All my family and close friends want to say thank you too."

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Mrs. Maureen Bray

"Dear Sirs, Thank you very much for the way that you made all the arrangements for the funeral of my wife Janet. In particular I would like to thank Spencer who handled the discussions with my family in a most dignified and considerate way. On the day of the funeral all of your staff treated […]"

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W. J. Griffith

"Nigel, I would just like to thank you and your team for the very kind and compassionate way in which my mother’s funeral was carried out. Everything went smoothly & was appreciated by all the family."

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Sheila Boulton

"Sirs, I am writing to thank you for the wonderful service that you provided for the funeral of my mother in law, Mrs Pheobe Wilson at the cremation at Honor Oak. Your staff did act at all times with dignity and provided a service second to none, for which we are so very grateful. The man in charge […]"

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Mr. K. Bentley

"Dear Nigel, On behalf of my whole family, I would like to thank the staff of W Uden & Sons for the excellent service provided following the death of our mother, Elizabeth Player. In your own dealings with us, during visits to the Chapel of Rest, and on the day of the funeral, the service […]"

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Michael Player

"Dear Nick, May I take this opportunity to thank you especially for your kindness and consideration. You are truly an asset to the Uden Family business. Alex has also asked me to express his thanks for all you have done. Take care and best regards"

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James

"Dear Sirs, Thank you for your usual good service in arranging the funeral for John. Our family has always used your company and once again you did not disappoint. You were superb and so respectful. Thank you again. Yours faithfully,"

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Pam Grimshaw

"Dear Trevor, I would like to take the opportunity to thank you for your courtesy and sensitive attention at a difficult time, and the whole family was particularly impressed with the arrangements on the day. Colin, our Funeral Director, was exemplary in leading his team and went out of his way to be of comfort […]"

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Mrs. K. Brewer

"Jason I would like to pass on my thanks to you and your company for the way you handled the funeral arrangements for my mother. My father and my bother & sisters were extremely impressed with care and professionalism shown by all your staff, of course Colin stood out both in his personal care of […]"

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Pam Harvey

"W Uden & Sons are cheaper than the big companies I contacted and the service I received from Jason, in the Sidcup branch, was superb. I was very impressed with how Jason helped me to organise my father’s funeral, he has a great team and everything went so smoothly on the day. I was particularly […]"

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Gill Grubb MBACP counsellor Sidcup.

"Dear Mr Gammon Whilst writing I would just like to say that my family and I could not have been more pleased or impressed by the service given by all members of the Uden team. On the evening of Peter’s death your staff sensitively collected Peter, leaving my children and me at peace. Also thank […]"

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Vivien Haslam

"Dear Nick, Just a quick note to say thank you on behalf of Vera, our Mum, my brother and sister and myself for the wonderful and sympathetic way Spencer and the rest of the team handled and conducted my father Harold George Veasey’s funeral on the 17th April . On what is always going to […]"

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Robert Veasey

"Dear Mr. Weston   As the younger brother of John Hanks I would like to thank ‘Udens’ for their professional manner in which my brothers’ funeral was arranged and conducted. I can offer nothing but praise to all the staff concerned in the arrangements that took place. It cannot be an easy task to extend and […]"

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Philip Hanks

"I would just like to say a big thank you to all those people that were involved in my son Phillips funeral. The professionalism, caring and support you have given us. Thank you."

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Linda, Clive and Matthew Garcia

"To Nigel, Tim and all other staff, Thank you so very much for the calm professional attitude and decorum shown during the recent death and burial of my wife Wendy. What could have been an extremely difficult time was made so easy by the care and compassion shown throughout. Nothing was too much trouble, no […]"

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Clive Carne

"Dear Gary and all at Uden’s, Thank you so very much for the kindness care and thoughtfulness shown to us on wednesday at Roberts funeral at St. Marks. We were so appreciative of the professional yet friendly and dignified way in which it was all done – it made the day so much easier for […]"

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Beverley & Stuart Wells & Family

"To everyone at W. Uden & Sons, We would like to express our thanks and gratitude for your care and support during such a sad time, and for the way you looked after Bernice Willoughby, our beloved daughter , mother, sister & aunt. From"

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Ronald on behalf of Bernice’s Family

"Dear Nigel, Please accept my deepest thanks for the lovely way your company conducted the funeral of my partner, the late John Colin Reeday. It was much appreciated and made a very difficult day much more bearable than it otherwise would have been. I could not fault the service we received, thank you again. Yours […]"

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Peter Page

"Dear Mr. Uden I want to take this opportunity to once again thank you and your son for the help and service you provided us in regards to mum’s funeral and all the things that went on around it. In many cases it was the small things that you did that made all the difference. […]"

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Kevin Covington

"To Jason, Spencer & all, Thank you so much for the kindness & respect you gave us before, after and during mums funeral. Your truly  "

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Chris & Terry Simmons

"Hi Graham Apologies we have not been in touch sooner, I’m sure you can appreciate how busy we have all been at this time. We just wanted to thank you for the beautiful service you conducted in honour of my late husband Stuart. We were all extremely grateful that you allowed it to be so […]"

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Anne and family

"Janice & Lorna & their family would like to say thank you so much to all the staff for the exceptional service that you gave us for our mum’s funeral. A special thank you to Chris whose caring and compassionate approach made us feel at ease & also to Colin our conductor, for the fantastic […]"

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Janice & Lorna

"To Nick & Matthew, Just wanted to say at this very difficult time we very much appreciated how well you dealt with us when arranging the funeral. On the day its self Matthew and his team were outstanding. Thanks once again"

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Mrs. P. Kirkby & Family

"Dear Nigel & Everyone at Udens, I would like to thank you for all your help and assistance in making the most painful day of my life go as smoothly as possible. Several people said it was the nicest, most personable funeral they had ever attended. All your staff behaved respectfully and perfectly. I was […]"

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Liz

"Dear Nick, On behalf of the Howell family, Anne and myself we would like to sincerely thank you for your help and assistance during a very difficult time. From the moment Anne and I entered your office we were treated in an extremely humane manner which immediately put us at ease. Your gentle nature was very well received and you made […]"

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Alan Balm

"Dear Matthew and all the staff at W.Uden & Sons. On behalf of my Father, Ron and the family, we would like to express our sincere thanks to you and all of your team for your care and compassion in our loss, and for the totally professional and dignified way you conducted the funeral of […]"

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The Auborn Family

"Dear Nick, We can’t thank you all enough, you made a very difficult time for us easier to get through."

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Carol & Charlie Smith and Family of the late Mary Roberts

"Dear Mr Uden, I wish to thank you so much for the dignified manner in which you conducted my husband’s funeral on Friday 5th April. Particularly, I would mention that Nigel was very kind and helpful when making the initial arrangements and dealt with the family in a very professional manner. Your sincerely,"

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Mrs. J. Mirams

"A note of thanks for the impeccable service you provided in the event of my Mothers funeral. Any concerns we had were dealt with care and compassion. On the day Spencer, Sam and the team were professional, beautifully well presented and respectful to all. The Cars were immaculate and a very difficult day went smoothly and calmly […]"

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Mrs. Caroline Lee

"Dear Len, Thank you so much for handling my mother’s funeral arrangements with such care, dignity and thoughtfulness. Your sensitive handling of the task made our lives so much easier at a very difficult time for us. Mum specifically said that she wanted W. Uden & Sons in Petts Wood to help us at this sad time […]"

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Robert Norris

"Dear Nigel, Diana & I would like to thank you and all the staff at Udens for making a difficult day pass without a hitch. Additional thanks for arranging the music, for the crematorium. Your service, professional approach, empathy and sense of dignity cannot be faulted. Many thanks,  "

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Andrew & Diana

"Dear Nick   We would like to say a very big thank you for all your help with regards to dad’s funeral. The gentlemen that aided us on the day were brilliant. Please pass on our special thanks to Colin who looked after us, especially as the funeral before us was over running, he was […]"

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Pat, Julie & Tracy

"Dear Nick, Thank you very much for all that you have done for us at this sad time. Your compassion, caring and kindness made a difficult time so much easier to deal with. Again thank you for all you have done"

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The Stevens Family

"Dear Nick, I would like say that I was very grateful for your care and organising to get Mum transported from the hospital and ready for me to see at your funeral parlour. A most gentle and atmospheric chapel. The day went so well and Matthew and Alan and the rest of the staff were […]"

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Lynette Simpson-Clover

"Thank you, you’ve been so thoughtful, thank you for helping me and making it a lot easier on the day."

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Tina

" ”Nigel and all your staff, Many thanks for a smooth and trouble-free funeral service.  It was good to feel in capable hands.  We were very impressed with the care and attention of your drivers in spite of the snow and ice!  Many thanks also from my father.”  "

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Marion

"Dear Jason and Spencer, We just wanted to say a very big thank you for making Dad’s Funeral very profesional and stress free. Everything went just as we had hoped and we are very pleased that we chose your company for this occasion. With kindest regards"

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Mr. & Mrs. Mortlock

"Thank you so much for your arrangements for Den’s funeral on 15th March. Everything went well, and Father Michael has a new following now. The small chapel was packed to overflowing and we ended up with almost 100 people back at the golf club. Den would of been delighted. Thank you again. Sincerely"

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Sylvia Donovan

"Dear Jason W. Uden & Sons I hope you don’t mind me e-mailing you. You received one of my residents, Mrs Doris ‘Val’ Wargent into your care today from Northbourne Court Residential Home in Sidcup. I just wanted to pass on my thanks to your two staff who cared for Mrs Wargent today. She was […]"

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Fiona Taylor

"Dear Sirs, Each one in our community was deeply impressed by the dignity and respect shown at Sister Margarets funeral last Friday,  with the foresight to ensure that cars would be parked safely, the provision of shelter by umbrellas and that all the mourners could keep together as we left the church – even a bus […]"

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Sister Joan Keitch OSU

"Dear Sir, Thank you so much for your recent correspondance regarding the donations which were forwarded to W. Uden & Sons in memory of Mrs Brereton. Beryl and I would like to take this opportunity to express our sincere thanks to W. Uden & Sons for their very efficient way of conducting the funeral. In particular we would like […]"

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Janet Pirt

"To All at W. Uden & Sons,   Thank you for looking after John for so long. Thank you too for making ‘our day’ easier to bear. Special thanks to Nick whose support helped me through a difficult time. Spencer was superb, caring and ultra profesional, he has my family’s gratitude, thanks and respect. I must say thank you […]"

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Jean Middleton

"Dear Len and Matthew, I would like to extend on behalf of my family, our deepest gratitude to you and Matthew for all your care and kindness in arranging Mum’s funeral. You have been so kind to us from start to yesterday where we could not have wished for it to go any more smoother or dignified. […]"

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Carol, David, Suzanne and Jennifer. Children of Mrs Leila Baker

"Dear Jason I do not know how to adequately thank you for all the advice and help you gave me with the arrangements for my husband’s funeral. You were so kind and understanding and nothing seemed too much trouble for you. For you it is an everyday task, but for me it was so important […]"

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Mrs. June Forde

"Dear Andrew, Thank you so much to you and your staff for the excellent service you provided for uncle Stan Clark and Auntie Joyce Boxall’s funeral on Wednesday 20th February at Eltham Crematorium. It was a sad day helped very much by your professional kindness and traditional high standards.  "

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John & Wendy Hampton & family

"Dear Mr. Uden, On behalf of my brother John and myself and all our family, please accept our grateful thanks for the professional and dignified way in which all your team handled my mother’s funeral on wednesday last. Please pass out thanks in particular to Trevor in your Lordship lane office , and Gary and […]"

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Peter Thompson

"Graham, Many thanks for the dignified fashion you conducted Jean’ funeral and for all your assistance in preparing the service. A distressing occasion mad e more bearable. The order of service booklets excellently printed, I am sending copies to my friends unable to attend the service. All best wishes"

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Sheila

"W. Uden & Sons Thank you so much for your very professional but also very personal service. Regards"

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Margaret Shrimpton & family

"Dear Trevor & Michael, I just wanted to write and thank you for the wonderful way you conducted the funeral of my late husband Martin Simmonds on 19th February. It as perfect in every way ( even the weather!) and a really important step in the grieving process for my self and all his family […]"

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M. Hinton

"To the Directors & Staff at Uden & Sons Ltd, We wanted to express our heartfelt appreciation for the care & services you have provided for us. From the moment we first spoke with Matthew on the phone & met Nick Bennett on that first day to even after the day of the funeral , […]"

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Karen, Matthew, Alicia, Sarah & Richard The Family of George Harris

"To Nick and colleagues, Thank you all for what you have done for us, it was very much appreciated. From"

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Caroline ,Terry & Family

"Dear Spencer, Ena Moy’s Funeral On behalf of Rita and our family I am writing to express our most sincere thanks and appreciation of your handling of Ena’s funeral . Your professional approach and quiet efficiency and that of your team made the day for us together with the service by Rev Owen. Those brilliant […]"

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Roger Gerrard

"Dear Nick, There are not enough words to express how grateful we are for how you looked after us right from the start and how you organised and conducted our mum’s funeral. Thank you for everything , your professionalism is incredible, thank you also to Spencer and the team on the day, your kindness touched […]"

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Julie, Paul, Dave and Val Norris

"To everyone at Udens, Following my mothers funeral I was deeply appreciated of the kindness, efficiency and support provided by you all at Udens. There were many mourners on the 14th that deeply touched me. The respectfulness in all that everyone did , not only to us as a family but most importantly to my […]"

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Anne

"To all at Udens, Thank you so much for the care and attention you gave to our Mum’s funeral Lilian Kirk -28th January 2013, it really did help us to cope better. Could you please pass on our gratitude to Father Owen and the organist who everyone praised and turned out to be a lovely […]"

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The Kirk Family

"Dear Sirs, I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the staff at Udens for the help that they have given us over the last three weeks. Throughout the process of planning the funeral everything was done for us with quiet efficiency and the organisation was perfect. On the day its self the […]"

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M. Mortimer

"To all at Udens, Thank you so much for your help and kindness and the wonderfull service you provided. Best wishes Love"

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Jacky, Ron Abbott & Family

"Dear Nicky, Matthew & Company, Thank you son much for the way in which you conducted the service for Anne on 15th January. All went as it should have. Thank you for looking after Mum. We appreciated your kindness. Best Wishes"

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Sandra, Alan & Alex Dawson Rose and Kevin Wallis

"Dear Trevor We would like to say thank you so much to you and your colleagues for your outstanding help preparing for and managing events at our mother’s funeral and cremation. You made the initial contact we had very easy, confidence inspiring and you only ever appeared interested in what we wanted and never tried […]"

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Christopher and Geraldine Garner

"Dear Jason, I would like to express the deep gratitude of my whole family to you and everyone involved in Uncle Colin’s funeral last wednesday. Once again Matthew’s sensitive leadership and support was greatly appreciated, please pass on our sincere thanks and best wishes to him. We were delighted with the flowers displayed on the […]"

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Colleen

"Dear Spencer, On behalf of my self and the family I am writing to thank you and your staff for making the funeral of our Mum something which we will be able to look back on with good memories. Due to the snow and ice it could have been so different you dealt with the […]"

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David Elks

"To Dearest Spencer, Where do we begin…………… There are not enough words to express how we feel about you, after only meeting and knowing you for a short time. Thank you all for the way you looked after Paul, while he was with you, the way you dressed him, did his hair, and so much […]"

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Tracie, Danielle, Luke & Jack

"Dear Matthew and Jason, My Sister and I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the service you provided both during the planning stage and on the day of Mum’s funeral. You and the other members of your staff that we met were unfailingly kind, sensitive and efficient and made what was […]"

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Jane

"Dear Spencer, I would like to say how grateful my family are for the way you, personally , and everyone else at Uden dealt with this sad occasion for us – we really couldn’t have asked for a better or more professional service, many thanks. Kind regards Yours sincerely"

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Michael

"Dear Jason, I just wanted to say on behalf of my Mum, Sister and myself how amazing everyone at Udens was today.Martin was truly fantastic and the respect everyone showed for my Dad was just what we wanted. We cannot thank you enough. So many people commented on your service and professionalism With thanks"

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Michaela

"To Jason, Spencer, Martin and all the drivers. Again you served us well in regards to Dad’s funeral – Stanley. We have been impressed with your professionalism and friendliness. We hope those of you who were not well have now recovered. Thanks again,"

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Gill

"Dear Nick, As a family we would very much like to thank you for conducting my Mother’s funeral in a professional, courteous and dignified manner. The service offered by your self and staff was exemplary, making difficult circumstances much easier to cope with. From the first time I spoke to you on the telephone to […]"

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Deborah Roberts and Family

"Dear Sirs, On Thursday last, the 10th January , your company undertook the funeral of my late wife, Hilda. I wish now to express my sincere thanks for the dignity , courtesy and respect shown by all of your staff engaged in this arrangement. The efficient and helpful manner in which they carried out their duties was a great support to […]"

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Franklin

"Dear Nick, Can I please express my most sincere thanks to you and all your staff who looked after our family following the death of my father David on the 7th December. From start to finish the service that you provided for us was nothing short of exemplary. The care and understanding that you and […]"

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Steve

"Thank you Spencer for everything you have done to make Kathleen’s day so perfect. My family and friends spoke very highly of your sincere attention to detail. We are all grateful to you."

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Ian

"Dear Sir, Thank you for the kindness and care shown during the recent bereavement of my wife Mary. The family really appreciated the care you took in assisting us during a very difficult time, especially on Christmas day. All of your team are a credit to the company. It was also nice to know that […]"

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John Evans

"Dear Spencer, On behalf of my mother, Judy Brealey, and the family, I would like to thank you once again for the wonderful support you gave us during the planning and conduct of my Fathers funeral. From the moment we first met you on the morning after he died, you were thoughtful and compasionate, and […]"

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Bruce

"Dear Nick, Matthew and all the staff at W. Uden & Sons. We would like to say a BIG, BIG thank you for your care an compassion through out our loss and for the totally professional way you conducted the funeral of my Dad, Jim on the 19th December 2012. The attention to detail and the courtesy […]"

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Len & Gillian

"Just a few words to express our grateful thanks for the profesional service given for the funeral of Maria Laura Schembri, We were very impressed from the moment arrangements were made, to the outstanding service given during the day of the funeral.We cannot thank you enough for making everything go so smoothly, on what was […]"

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The Schembri Family

"Dear Len Firstly, I would like to thank you and your colleagues the excellent service you provided for the funeral of my father, Alan Ruth, earlier this month. Every detail was perfect, from your patience and advice before the funeral, to the professionalism, courtesy and guidance from the staff who looked after us on the […]"

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Sarah

"Please view below to see a video testimonial from Miss. Monica Abrahams. We looked after her family when her Father sadly passed away. She sent us this to say thank you. http://www.youtube.com/embed/UqI41ca582Y We would like to say  a big thank you to every one for going out of your way to send in such lovely […]"

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W. Uden & Sons Family Funeral Directors

"Dear Sirs, I am writing to express our thanks on the efficiency and effortless way in which you’re men dealt with my late fathers funeral on friday. The lead man Graham talked us through every step to try and ease our pain guiding us in to the chapel along with the excellent bearers who all looked smart and carried […]"

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Paula

"Dear Matthew & all at Udens, We would like to express our sincerest gratitude to your family for the professionalism, understanding and sensitive service that you have provided our family with, at a most difficult time. You have made a most challenging day bearable and your patience and assistance have comforted us through this whole process. Matthew’s honesty, advice […]"

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The Liu Family

"Dear Nick & Staff, I would like to thank you for your excellent service and professionalism in dealing with the arrangements for Julie. I certainly won’t hesitate in recommending you in the future. Regards"

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Sandra

"Dear Andrew, As a family we are so grateful to you all for the excellent way in which you conducted my wife – Angela’s funeral on October 11th at St Stephens Church. I know you as a firm, were good, but I didn’t know that you were that good. All of you made it a day to remember with […]"

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Alan

"We just had to write to thank you all so much for the wonderful service you provided at my sister, Carol’s funeral on 24th September 2012. All your staff were very nice and helpful especially the conductor who looked after us very well throughout. Everything went very well, even the horses were magnificent. Thank you all very […]"

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Doreen & Dennis

"Dear Mr. Uden, Concerning our Mum’s funeral David and I would like to express our heartfelt gratitude for the exemplary way your staff conducted themselves at our Mum’s funeral yesterday. In particular, I would like to mention Matthew & Tim. Tim, who drove us to and from the crematorium helped make that ‘last’ journey more relaxed and […]"

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David & Steve

"Nick, Thank you so much for being so kind to & for looking after Michael. The day went well & Michael was perfect thank you. You are all wonderful people and your caring attitude exceptional. Many thanks again"

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Penny

"Dear Jason, A big thank you to Spencer and the professional team who carried out an excellent, beautiful service with warm and sensitivity, caring for our special Mum and my family with great respect and dignity. Thank you very much"

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Ann & Family

"Dear Nick & Everyone at Udens, Just  to say thank you so much for all your help with my Dads funeral service last month, it was much appreciated. You also handled my Nan’s funeral service from your sidcup office just over three years ago. You have always been kind and compassionate. The service we have received from Udens […]"

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Natalie

"Dear Len, We would like to thank you for all the excellent service provided for our sister’s funeral Angela. The whole process went extremely smoothly, thanks to your organisation and we were especially impressed with the young gentleman who managed the entrance and exit into the church, as well as the respect he paid to the deceased. Once again we express […]"

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Maria & Susan

"To Len, Chris and all the Fantastic staff at Udens, From the first phone call we made to you of the sudden loss of your brother and son Andrew, you took control and shared all our grief with us with great sympathy , warmth and sorrow. As a company wich is second to none. Thank […]"

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From all the Dempsey Family

"Dear Jason, I am writing to thank you and all your staff at your Sidcup branch, for carrying out my mother’s funeral to perfection on 01.10.12. Everything was very precise. The undertakers uniforms were immaculate, the person giving instructions to the pallbearers and to the mourners was impeccable. Finally, ending on a very positive note, […]"

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Jane

"Dear Uden & Sons, Thank you for your kindness, everything went so well, and your staff at Camberwell are excellent, all so friendly and easy to talk too. With kind regard"

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Sister Benedict

"I would like to thank you for the extremely professional and supportive way in which you handled my mum’s funeral from the moment I first called your office to the day it’s self. You really helped me with your planning and Andrew Uden did an excellent job as the funeral director on the day its self. You were both […]"

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Jane

"Dear Len, I would just like to thank you for the service i received from Udens on the loss of my husband , Jack. Len, your patience, calmness, sound advice and flexibility were much needed and appreciated. Gareth and his team were excellent on the day. It was all so important to me and you didn’t let me down. Thank you"

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Susan

"Dear Sir, I would like to express my thanks for the excellent and profesional way in which my husband’s funeral was conducted by your staff. In particular we appreciated the sympathetic help shown by Len at your Petts Wood office. Yours Sincerely"

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Sylvia

"Dear Matt, TEDDY BEARS’ PICNIC – Thank You Please would you thank the two wonderful men, Nick and Pat for their invaluable help with the set up and take down of our Teddy Bears’ Picnic event and thank you for organising it so they were able to come along. Despite the awful weather conditions towards […]"

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Kimberley Wheeler

"Dear Matthew,   I would like to thank you dearly for the wonderful service that you provided yesterday. Everything that you provided was a fitting tribute to my father-in-law, you made the day relaxed and easy for us to manage, nothing was too much trouble and every detail attended to. A number of relatives at […]"

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Angie

"Dear Matthew, I imagine other members of the family will write to you thanking you for all you and your staff did in the arrangement and execution of my late fathers funeral. I personally was compelled to write to you with my personal thank you. You and your staff made what was the hardest thing […]"

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Mark Gilles

"Dear Uden & Sons, I am writing to express since thanks on behalf of Pam Myers, Eric Myers Brother) and myself, for the superb “undertaking” for the the funeral of Bob Myers at Southwark Cathedral last Tuesday. Thank you for the quiet reverence & dignified manner in which all duties were carried out. It all […]"

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Susan Myers

"To Kevin And All At Uden’s Please accept our thanks for the dignified way you handled Philip’s funeral. Your help and kindness was much appreciated."

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June And Susan and all the family

"To all at Uden & Sons Petts Wood I am writing to thank you for the care and service we received in dealing with the burial of our baby granddaughter, Samantha Walker, recently. While i was unable to be there, my husband, Ian Burbridge and our daughter and son-in-law, Emma & paul Walker, were very […]"

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Linda Burbridge

"To all the staff at W Uden & Sons, Gary, Ken, and other drivers and coffin bearers. You made my Mums funeral so much easier to bear through your kindness to us all and so much respect, and also thank you for the umbrellas. I cannot thank you enough, you were all lovely."

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Jill

"Dear Matthew & Nick, I would like to pass on our extreme thanks to everybody at Uden’s for the way you conducted my Dad’s Funeral. From The first view of the cars to the arrival at the Crematorium there was a very military atmosphere about the way your staff and you conducted the procession. The […]"

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Jim Lee

"Dear Sirs, On Monday 9th July 2012 I sadly attended the Funeral of my much loved older sister Margaret Sims. I am writing to thank you for the care and attention that you bestowed to Margaret and to all those of us in her Family. The attention to our feelings and to our care on […]"

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Dianne Wray

"Dear Nicky, I would like to take this opportunity on behalf of my Mother and my Family to thank you, Matthew and your drivers for the Kind, courteous and professional manner that you carried out the funeral of our father William Hayes. You made the whole experience bearable. Your drivers were kind and sympathetic. also […]"

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Mike Hayes

"Dear Matthew, I just wanted to say a huge thank you for the magnificent manner in which you conducted Mum’s Funeral yesterday. Your professionalism, attention to detail, sensitivity and kindness were outstanding and very much appreciated by myself and my Family. I was dreading yesterday but through your excellent management and the magnificent Horses I […]"

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Fiona and the Carr Family

"May I thank you all at Uden’s for the wonderful things you did for my Son Neil Turner. You looked after him in his last days with such tenderness and caring.. Thank you very much from our hearts and on the day of the funeral you made the day of his so very special. Gary […]"

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Neil’s Mum, Dad, brother Wayne, partner Paula and Son Archie

"To Nick and everyone at Uden’s, I really don’t know where to start to say thank you for everything you done for my Dad. Everyone was so kind and professional.  Everything was explained to us and we were all kept informed of what was going on. On the day of the funeral the staff were […]"

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Nigel, Pete, Colette & Lisa

"Dear Nick and the Uden staff, Many thanks to all that helped in the funeral of Lionel. My Family and I were very pleased with the help in booking of the funeral, on the day of death and service given to us on the day of the funeral. Thank you for Father. Michael, you couldn’t […]"

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Frances

"To W. Uden & Sons Just writing to say what a great service you all provided for my late Mum, Jan. From start to finish you all was above professional in all aspects along with outstanding staff and manners for what was the hardest day for myself and my family you all played a massive […]"

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Marie & Ray

"To Graham and your team, It is difficult to find the words to actually describe my appreciation of the charming and sensitive way you conducted my dear Husband’s funeral on July 4th. I was particularly touched by the posie you handed me Graham. I have asked my family to put me in your kind and […]"

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Edith

"To Nick and Everyone at W. Uden & Sons, We would just like to say a “BIG” thank you for your care and compassion throughout our loss. You helped us through a very difficult time and your support shone through. With love and thanks"

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Christina and Wayne

"Dear Nick, Matt and all the Uden’s staff. Thank you so very much for the totally profesional way you conducted the funeral for my Mum and Dad. The attention to detail and the courtesy you extended my family and friends was second to none. I loved my Mum and Dad and although i miss them, […]"

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Dave Sullivan

"To Kevin & staff, Thank you & your staff for making our day as comfortable as possible. We are all very grateful for the lovely service provided by you all.” Love"

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The Brown Family

"Dear Matthew, nick & all at Uden & Sons, We would like to say thank you for the service you provided for the Funeral of Mick. You showed us great kindness plus a caring awareness of how we feel at this sad time. Thank you also for the care of consideration you showed for Mick. […]"

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Di, Lorraine, Jaqueline, Barry & Family

"Dear Nicholas, We would like to express our sincere thanks to you for your help and support in undertaking Brians funeral recently. All aspects that had to be dealt with was done with such professionalism and dignity and you made us feel at ease each time. Gareth and the “crew” completed Brians final farewell with […]"

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Ada, Sue and the family

"Dear Trevor, Andrew and all the staff, Just a little note to say many thanks for taking care of my father John. The service went well and your guidance and help was much appreciated at such a difficult time."

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The Galea Family and The Harris Family

"Dear Jason, Helen and I would like to thank you and all your staff most sincerely for the very smooth running and kind help at my brother’s funeral last week. Also for the help with the pre-funeral matters such as rearranging the appointment with the registrar, choosing florist etc It is a massive help when […]"

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David and Helen

Welcome

As a long established and family run business we understand the importance of keeping up with the times and embracing new technology.  Despite our adherence to the old traditions, standing still is not an option.

By allowing our family to look after your family you will benefit from our vast experience gained through 130 years of service to the community.

Please browse through our website where you will find useful help and advice on topics such as:

What to do when someone dies.

Where is your local registry office.

What happens on the day of the funeral.

How to arrange a pre-paid funeral etc.

You can even read some of the kind words that families have written about us in our testimonials.

However, we also appreciate that at times like this you sometimes just need the re-assurance of a kind and sympathetic voice. That is why a member of our family is always available to speak to you on the telephone or visit you in the privacy of your own home.

You cannot take a risk when choosing a funeral director. Our family is our guarantee of our service to you.

Many thanks,

Matthew Uden

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