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Testimonials

  • Ken and Lesley and all of Lucy McAleese’s family

    “To Jean, Sonia, Michael and all the crew. A great big thank you to all of you for all your help and kindness. Thanks to you it all went smoothly and very dignified. With love from Ken and Lesley and all of Lucy McAleese’s family.”
  • Lesley Ratcliffe

    “Today was a very sad day for all of Kens family, we had him mum’s funeral today. It proved that his mum was a wonderful person and was loved by everyone who knew her. A big thank you goes to Cooksley’s Funeral Services and to Peter Wyllie for their exptertise and all their help. Another thank you goes to the grandchildren who organised all the lovely food, and put on a beautiful spread in memory of their grandmother, and thanks for every one for coming. Thanks Ken.”
  • Julia, Anita, and family

    “To Jean, Michael and all staff. Thank you so much for your proffessional and compassionate service for my Dad’s funeral. We will highly recommend you to anyone who is in need of your service. Thank you once again. Julia, Anita, and family.” x
  • Marika Hine

    “Just a line to thank you Jean, for all you did for us and Brian. To know he is at rest in his “Blanket” and that you look after him on “his day” We can’t thank you enough. You kept us up to date at every stage, that in itself was such a help to us, and me. The pain is still with me but we have to carry on. Thank you, Manika Hine. For Brian Dayne.”
  • Philip, Ann, Shaun and Michael

    “Thank you for all your support and kindness. You have helped make this sad time a little easier and we really appreciate everything you have done.”
  • Sharon, Kevin, Keely, Ryan, Tiffany

    “To all at Cooksley’s. Thank you for everything. You have all been amazing and couldn’t of done this without you all. Love Sharon, Kevin, Keely, Ryan, Tiffany.”
  • Doug, Sue & Brooke

    “To everyone at Cooksley’s. Would like to Thank You for such a lovely funeral for Joan Ansett. Doug, Sue and Brooke. Xx.”
  • Leighton & Ness

    “Just wanted to thank you once again for your kindness, advice adn support in the last couple of weeks leading up to Sylvia’s funeral. Everything was lovely. Kind regards, Leighton and Ness.” x
  • Ferrety Ruffett

    “I would recomend cooksleys to anyone the funeral they provided along with Cathy Kemp for my stepdad was nothing less than perfect from the viewings in the chapel of rest to the cars and professionalism of Jean and family when leaving with the coffin for the last journey everything was done with utmost respect. The family all said that the right choice was made. Thankyou all at cooksleys.” xx
  • Paul & Margo & Family

    “To Jean, thank you so much for a wonderful service. You really are someone special. Love from Paul and Margo and Family.”
  • Sue & Dawn

    “To all at Cooksley’s. Thank you for a wonderful service. Family and friends all commented on your professionalism on the Funeral of Ronald Baggett. Thank you everyone.” Sue and Dawn xx
  • Dawn Ruffett

    “Couldn’t ask for more respect dignity these extemely profesional friendly people made my stepfathers funeral the send off he deserved, Cathy our humanist did an excelent job i would recomend this company to everyone! Thankyou so much” x
  • John Foran

    “Just to say a big thank you from the family and I, the words and contents of the service were first class and seemed so appropriate, I have told my daughter that I am arranging my funeral in the near future with Cooksley Funeral Service, although not as expensive as Christine’s “an orange box will do” and she is to call upon your services to give me the send off when the time comes.”
  • Garry and Family

    “To Jean and Sonia, thank you both very much for coming out to my house and helping us to sort out my Dad. Thank you very much Garry and Family.” x
  • Laura and Garry

    “I would like to say a massive thankyou for your kindness and support throughout this sad moment in time. As a daughter of Garry Inskip, i would like to say a big thankyou yet again for all the help and support you all have given to my Dad and Nan. I’m happy to say you have given my Dad and Nan the best support and advice more than anyone else. We are proud that we have come to you, thankyou for being all ears to us Inskip’s and we are all certain Grandad will have the best send off he deserves.”
  • Kelly

    “I just really wanted to say thank you to you all. Other than my kids my dad was the most precious thing to me in the world and I feel so much better having seen him today. I’m really glad I chose you to trust with such a big part of my life.Thank you so much for presenting him so well and for your help and support along the way. I’m really grateful. Kelly.”
  • Kelly

    “I just really wanted to say thank you to you all. Other than my kids my dad was the most precious thing to me in the world and I feel so much better having seen him today. I’m really glad I chose you to trust with such a big part of my life.Thank you so much for presenting him so well and for your help and support along the way. I’m really grateful. Kelly.”
  • Laura Popa

    “I want to thank you very very much for my father in laws service. God bless all of you the words are not enough to explain. Thank you”.
  • Parmar Family

    “Thanking you and your family for arranging such a lovely service for mum Bhikiben. And for Mr Kantilal Parmar. Can’t thank you enough from Tara, Hansa, Parmar family”.
  • Joy Foley

    “Jean and Sonia Cooksley and Co gave my son David a fabulous funeral. Jean was sympathetic, kind, lovely, she understood what we wanted and put everything in place for us. The funeral was uplifting , filled with tears and laughter and Just what our “Didz” would have wanted. Highly recommended”
  • Diane

    “Jean, Sonia and Michael. Thank you very much for the service you provided for Steve. Your companies proffessionalism and approach in all aspects at this painful time was brilliant from the initial contact, through to the end of the funeral. You managed it in a dignified and respectful manner. Thank you again. Diane.”
  • Andy

    “To Jean, Sonia and all at Cooksley’s thank you for everything, these last few weeks. Mum had the most perfect send off yesterday, really couldn’t have gone any better. Andy.”
  • Pamela, Jeanette & Family

    ““Dear Jean and family. A heart-felt thanks for all your compassion, care and proffessionalism through our difficult time, of the loss of our beloved Clurus John, Husband, Father, Grandfather and Friend. From the first phone call to the final day, we were treated so well and made the preperation run smoothly. You also cared so well for Clurus, making him look so handsome on his final journey. The flowers also were so beautiful. Always be grateful. Love Pamela, Jeanette and Family.” ”
  • Sheila & Claire Williams

    “To Jean and everyone at Cooksley’s. Thank you so much for your help, For Geoff’s funeral. Many thanks Sheila and Claire. Have a tipple on us!”
  • Eileen & Denis Botwright & Family

    “Your interpretation of our wishes for Mum’s funeral were exactly right and helped to make a sad day brighter. Thank you again, Eileen and Denis.”
  • Diane Whitney

    “Dear Jean. Thank you so much for all you and your excellent team did to make everything go so smoothly yesterday. Someone actually said to me it is the best funeral i’ve ever been to, i would certainly highly recommend Cooksley’s to anyone. A special thank you for the excellent arrangement and display of the photo’s which were put on screen. Many people said what a lovely touch it added to the service. Many thanks. Diane Whitney.”
  • Laura Best

    “Thank you for all your help and support in the last two weeks. Your professionalism and empathy were reasurring and comforting to me and my family. Dad, Trevor, would have loved the service too. take care now.”
  • Tracey Caroline Coombs and family

    “I would like to say a great big thankyou to Jean and all the staff at cooksley’s that helped us through the sudden loss of our mum, they were there right from the start with their friendly professional services and I would truly recommend this amazing family business to anyone that needs these services thanks again lots of love Tracey Caroline Coombs and family xxx.”
  • Steven Holland

    “Would like to say a big thank u to this people who help me and the rest off the family to give John the funeral he deserves recommend you to anyone thanks u very much.”
  • Peter Desborough

    “I would like to thank you for the support and service you have provided for my mums funeral today it was done so professionally and friendly I would recommend you to anybody thank you so much xxxx”
  • Alison Kitchenside and Family

    “Thank you for helping us through the process from beginning to end. We were not prepared for Dave’s Death so having someone that was not only professional but also showed us much compassion to us was a great comfort. Please pass our thanks on to all of your staff that took care of Dave whilst he was with you. Yours, Alison Kitchenside and family.”
  • Gill Desborough’s Family

    “To all at Cooksley’s. Thank you so much…and so very kind. Thanks Bunches! Lots of loves from Gill Desborough’s family.”
  • Carl Smith

    “I would highly recommend Cooksley’s very professional kind caring and respectful. We used them for my mother in laws funeral recently and from the start they all showed a high level of resepect and were very understanding as well as helpful during a very difficult time. I thank them from the bottom of my heart for all they did during this sad and difficult time.”
  • The Johnson Family

    “To Jean and Sonia and all her lovely Men. Thank you. I’m thrilled and so are the family. Regards from Susan, Avril, Andrea, Angela and Andrew.”
  • Biren and Family

    “Dear all of Cooksley’s, can’t thank you enough for your amazing service and taking care of our Dad. Best wishes, Biren and Family.”
  • Diane, Stuart and George

    “To Jean. Thanking you for the beautiful care and funeral service, and for being there for our family. Love Diane, Stuart and George.”
  • Sally-Marie French

    “I’d like to say a huge thank you to all my dads friends and family that came today to give him a good send off, the bikers that shared his last ride the funeral directors Jean Sonia Cooksley for looking after him so well , and Sue Homer for the lovely service. You really do not know how truly grateful I am. Lots of love to you all xx oh and not forgetting the amazing flowers you did Kirsty Lawson.”
  • Sally

    “To everyone at Cooksley’s. Thank you for taking care of my Dad so well. The service you gace my Dad was beautiful he would have loved it. Love Sally.”
  • Norah Garrett and all the family

    “This is just a little note to thank you both very much and show our appreciation for your help at Lancum House on 22nd September. In allowing our Mum, Mrs Brooking to rest in peace with the funeral directors, instead of being taken to a Mortuary. We will be forever grateful for all your help which allowed us as a family, a great deal of comfort. Thank you both once again. Norah Garrett and all the family.”
  • Caroline Fox

    “Shane had an amazing send off thanks to cookleys funerals they did a fantastic job . To ryon and the bikers .Karen and her friend for all the food Shane would be looking down and thanking everyone .I want to thank everybody who have been involved with Shane you have all been amazing xx.”
  • Claudette

    “To all at Cooksley’s Funeral Services, thank you so much, the words may be small, but the sentiment is huge! All the best from Claudette.”
  • Jackie and Family

    “Hi Cooksley’s Services. It’s Jackie Williams here. Just wanted to say a very big thank you for making sure that Glen had an amazing send off. I’m very pleased with the Service that you’ve produced, so again, a massive thank you. From Jackie and family. God Bless Always XXX”
  • Grace, Pat and Phil

    “Thank you for a lovely service of Ron Hickman on 27th february. Grace, Pat and Phil. Thanks.”
  • Leslie Cooper

    “We have not had a funeral in 50 years, there was 5 generations in our family, and this was the first. We were at a loss, and were directed to Cooksley. There are no words with which we can express our gratitude. Their amazing family and all members of their team acted with care and respect. Jean chatted with us and covered every aspect of the funeral, making a very stressful and sad occasion, a beautiful celebration of our mother’s life. On the day everything went to plan it was the most amazing celebration. The cost surprised us for all the extras they put in. It was truly amazing. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts to Jean, Michael, Wayne and Kieran. Not that we want to use them tooooo soon but their cards are with every member of the family. Definitely recommend their services.”
  • Jenny

    “Wayne, Thank you for your understanding, comfort and support during this time, i appreciated it. Thank you Michael as well. Jenny.”
  • Hugh, Scott, Kerri-Ann and Kirsty

    “Jean, Wayne and Michael. Just a quick message to thank you all for making such a traumatic time a little easier. Love from Hugh, Scott, Kerri-Ann and Kirsty xxx.”
  • Carole Hickey and Family

    “To Jean, Wayne and the team. Thank you for your support and kindness during a very sad time. You made a difficult time easier for us. From Carole Hickey and Family.”
  • Colin and Sandra Dawson

    “Thank you so much for making things in respect of Mum’s Funeral arrangement flow very smoothly and dignified. Much appreciated. Colin and Sandra Dawson.”
  • Mrs S Walker and Family

    “Just a card to say thankyou for your doing the reading, which was left for the last minute, and you kindly accomodated us by giving us extra time. The whole Cremation was beautiful and it was all down to you. Once again we thank you. Mrs S Walker and Family.”
  • Mrs Patel and Family

    “Jean and Michael. Thank you very much for everything, and thank you for your support. We wish you all the best! Mrs Patel and Family.”
  • Jenny, Len and Family

    “Dear Jean, Michael and family. We as a family wanted to thank you for all your care and compassion in looking after Sally on her last journey. We are all very grateful for all of your support and kindness throughout this time. Yours sincerely Jenny, Len and Family.”
  • Debbie and Andy

    “To Cooksley’s Funeral Services. Thank You for all the support shown for our Mum’s Funeral (Heather Vanstone) From Debbie and Andy.”
  • The Stray and Holland Family

    “To Stevie, Michael, Wayne and Colleagues Can’t Thank You enough. From the Stray and Holland Family.”
  • Diana and Trevor Parker

    “We would like to thank you, for the help and support you gave us on arranging Cyril’s Funeral. The Service was beautiful and everything was perfect. Thank you for your kindness and proffessionalism, at this sad time. With Regards, Diana and Trevor Parker.”
  • Gillian Marsden and Family

    “Dear Mrs Cooksley. Just a quick note to say thank you to you and your team for the very discreetly managed funeral of my husband. Everything went seamlessly and we are delighted we heeded the advice of a friend who had used another local service, which had not reached the high standards of your own. We very much appreciated the efficient and considerate way you conducted Neville’s funeral.Thank you again. Yours sincerely Gillian Marsden and family.”
  • Kelly Rendle

    “Just wanted to say a huge thank you for everything you did for us for Dads funeral on Monday, you were all so kind and helpful. We will definitely be recommending you to anyone who needs your services.”
  • David and Valerie Miller

    “We would like to pass on our heartfelt thanks for all your help and support in laying our dear daughter Laura to rest on 12th June. Your wonderful service and attention to detail was much appreciated at such a tragic time for us, our family and friends. With very best wishes David and Valerie Miller.”
  • Patricia Janes

    “I would like to say thank you to your staff – especially Wayne – who have all been so kind and helpful, since collecting my husband Brian after he died unexpectedly on 30th June. Even though we chose a simple Cremation, due to family circumstances, everyone was treated with kindness and respect, and the fact that i could see Brian in the Chapel, brought me a great degree of peace. So once again many thanks. Yours Sincerely Patricia Janes.”
  • Pat, Simon, Zenita and Kai

    “To Wayne and the team. A small gift to say thank you for helping us through such a difficult time in our life. You were so kind and respectful to me, my family and to my Mum. We are truly greatful. Love from Pat, Simon, Zenita and Kai.”
  • Chanchalben’s Family

    “Dear Jean, Michael and Everyone at Cooksley’s. We wanted to express our utmost gratitude for delivering a very beautiful service for our beloved Mum adn Grandma Chanchalben Patel. We very much appreciated the time, effort and compassion you showed to help us through a very difficult time for our family. Thankyou for also looking after her ashes for a little longer and being patient with us whilst we planned to collect them during this Pandemic. You have all been wonderful. All our best wishes. From Chanchalben’s Family.”
  • Lynne Tony Curtis Anthony Ben

    “To Everyone of the staff you were all a big help. From Lynne, Tony, Curtis, Anthony and Ben xx.”
  • Elaine and Andy Fletcher

    “To Jean, and all at Cooksley’s. Thankyou for your excellent service, especially in these trying times. From Elaine and Andy Fletcher.”
  • Dennis Randall

    “Thankyou for the sensitive and expert manner in which your company performed in carrying out Maureen’s Funeral. It was much apprectiated. Derek Randall.”
  • Colette

    “To Jean Thank you so much for the lovely service you done for Tom. You made him proud. Many thanks, Colette.”
  • Deon and Stuart

    “To Jean, Wayne and the team at Cooksley’s. Thankyou very much for looking after us whilst we were going through the sadness and the pain of sorting out our son’s funeral. Thankyou also for making him look his best on the day of his service and whilst he was in the Chapel of rest. You care and kind words and help will always be appreciated. From Deon and Stuart – Parents of Kieran Roy Hudson-Brown.”
  • Zak Nelson and Family

    “Once again thank you for all your help at such a difficult time. I’d just like to say thank you. My ex-husband died at the end of August and my Son had to arrange the funeral, the kindness and compassion you have shown towards him was greatly appreciated. Zak was far too young to have to make the arrangements but as next of kin it did fall to him to do so. But with your guidance, it wasn’t such a burden. Zak Nelson and Family.”
  • Bob and Family

    “To Cooksley’s Thank you for a lovely service and everything you did. We couldn’t ask for anything better. From Bob and the Family.”
  • Christine Gardiner

    “To the family of the late Frederick Gardener. Thank you for your kindness and compassion. It will not be forgotten. Christine Gardiner.”
  • Helen, Sam, Richard, Jonathan, Steve

    “To Wayne and the team at Cooksley’s. Just to say a massive thank you to you and for your support through our loss of Dave. Warm Wishes, Helen, Sam, Richard, Jonathan and Steve.”
  • Carole Blake

    “I would just like to thank everyone involved with the cremation of my Father Basil Dennis for the wonderful send off you gave him. Although short, it was everything I had wished for him, as I know he didn’t want a fuss, and was not a religious man. The service and attention I was given was everything that I expected, although I have had no previous experience of arranging a funeral. Please pass on my thanks to your staff, and if the time comes, in the future, I will of course be recommending your Company. Thank you all for making my life a lot easier, during a very difficult time. Stay safe and well. Best Regards. Carole J Blake.”
  • Trish and The Cavaciuti Family

    “Dear Wayne, Jean and Team. Please may we thank you so very much for delivering such a lovely service for our Johnny. The global feedback has been outstanding. Many thanks again for your wonderful support. Warmest best wishes. From Trish and The Cavaciuti Family.”
  • Jen and Gail

    “To Aunty Jean. Thank you for all your help, advice, guidance and friendship. Please stay well and stay in touch. Jen and Gail xx”
  • Paul Rose

    “Thank you Jean and all the staff at Cooksley’s for looking after Sharon at this sad time. It was much apprectiated.”
  • Tina Robinson and Family of John Mason

    “Thank you for the care and respect shown at my Dad’s funeral on 4th February. We appreciate your proffessional and compassion at these difficult times. Tina Robinson and Family of John Mason.”
  • Jim

    “To Jean and Staff. Well done with Joan Hole’s Funeral Arrangements. Thank you very very much! Kind Regards Jim.”
  • Gill, Nikki and Simon

    “To Jean, Wayne and Michael. Many thanks for your help and comfort with John’s funeral. Very kind regards. Gill, Nikki and Simon.”
  • Martin, Tania and Family

    “To Jean and family. Just want to say thankyou for all your support and kindness. Love from Martin, Tania and Family.”





    Martin, Tania and Family

    “To Jean and Family. Just want to say thankyou for all your support and kindness. Love from Martin, Tania and Family Winson.”

    Gill, Nikki and Simon

    “To Jean, Wayne and Michael. Many thanks for your help and comfort with John’s Funeral. Very kind regards. Gill, Nikki and Simon.”

    Jim

    “To Jean and Staff. Well done with Joan Hole’s Funeral Arrangements. Thank You Very Very Much! Kind Regards Jim.”

    Tina Robinson and Family of John Mason

    “Thank you for the care anad respect shown at my Dad’s funeral on 4th February. We appreciate your professionalism and compassion at these difficult times. Tina Robinson and Family of John Mason.”

    Paul Rose

    “Thank you you Jean and all the staff at Cooksley’s for looking after Sharon at this sad time. It was much appreciated. Paul Rose.”

    Jen and Gail

    “To Aunty Jean. Thank you for all your help, guidance, and friendship. Please stay well and stay in touch. Jen and Gail xx”

    Trish and The Cavaciuti Family

    “Dear Wayne, Jean and Team. Please may we thank you so very much for delivering such a lovely service for our Johnny. The global feedback has been outstanding. Many thanks again for your wonderful support. Warmest best wishes. From Trish and The Cavaciuti Family.”

    Carole J Blake

    “I would just like to thank everyone involved with the cremation of my Father Basil Dennis for the wonderful send off you gave him. Although short, it was everything I had wished for him, as I know he didn’t want a fuss, and was not a religious man.The service and attention I was given was everything that I expected, although I have had no previous experience of arranging a funeral. Please pass on my thanks to your staff, and if the time comes, in the future, I will of course be recommending your Company. Thank you all for making my life a lot easier, during a very difficult time. Stay safe and well. Best Regards. Carole J Blake .”

    Helen, Sam, Richard, Jonathan, Steve

    “Wayne and team at Cooksley’s. Just to say a massive thankyou to you all for your kindness and support through our loss of Dave. Warm wishes Helen, Sam, Richard, Jonathan and Steve.”




    Christine Gardiner

    “From the family of the late Frederick Gardiner. Thank you for your kindness and compassion. It will not be forgotten. Christine Gardiner.”

    Bob and Family

    “To Cooksley’s Thank you for a lovely service and everything you did. We couldn’t ask for anything better. From Bob and Family.”

    Zak Nelson and Family

    “Once again thank you for all your help at such a difficult time. I’d just like to say thank you. My ex-husband died at the end of August and my Son had to arrange the funeral, the kindness and compassion you have shown towards him was greatly appreciated. Zak was far too young to have to make the arrangements but as next of kin it did fall to him to do so. But with your guidance, it wasn’t such a burden. Zak Nelson and Family.”

    Colette

    “To Jean, thank you so much for the lovely service you done for Tom. You made him proud. Many thanks Colette.”

    Deon and Stuart – Parents of Kieran Roy Hudson-Brown

    “To Jean, Wayne and the team at Cooksley’s. Thankyou very much for looking after us whilst we were going through the sadness and the pain of sorting out our son’s funeral. Thankyou also for making him look his best on the day of his service and whilst he was in the Chapel of rest. You care and kind words and help will always be appreciated. From Deon and Stuart – Parents of Kieran Roy Hudson-Brown.”

    Derek Randall

    “Thankyou for the sensitive and expert manner in which your company performed in carrying out Maureen’s Funeral. It was much appreciated. Derek Randall.”

    Elaine and Andy Fletcher

    “To Jean and all at Cooksley’s. Thankyou for your excellent Service, especially in these trying times. From Elaine and Andy Fletcher.”

    Lynne, Tony, Curtis, Anthony and Ben

    “To everyone of the staff, you were all a big help. From Lynne, Tony, Curtis, Anthony and Ben.”

    Chancalbens Family

    “Dear Jean, Michael and Everyone at Cooksley’s. We wanted to express our utmost gratitude for delivering a very beautiful service for our beloved Mum adn Grandma Chanchalben Patel. We very much appreciated the time, effort and compassion you showed to help us through a very difficult time for our family. Thankyou for also looking after her ashes for a little longer and being patient with us whilst we planned to collect them during this Pandemic. You have all been wonderful. All our best wishes. From Chanchalben’s Family.”

    Pat, Simon, Zenita and Kai

    “To Wayne and the team. A small gift to say thank you for helping us through such a difficult time in our life. You were so kind and respectful to me, my family and to my Mum. We are truly greatful. Love from Pat, Simon, Zenita and Kai.”

    Patricia Janes

    “I would like to say thank you to your staff – especially Wayne – who have all been so kind and helpful, since collecting my husband Brian after he died unexpectedly on 30th June. Even though we chose a simple Cremation, due to family circumstances, everyone was treated with kindness and respect, and the fact that i could see Brian in the Chapel, brought me a great degree of peace. So once again many thanks. Yours Sincerely Patricia Janes.”

    David and Valerie Miller

    “We would like to pass on our heartfelt thanks for all your help and support in laying our dear daughter to rest on 12th June. Your wonderful Service and attention to detail was much appreciated at such a tragic time for us, our family and friends. With very best wishes David and Valerie Miller.”

    Kelly Rendle

    “Just wanted to say a huge thank you for everything you did for us for Dads funeral on Monday, you were all so kind and helpful. We will definitely be recommending you to anyone who needs your services.”

    Gillian Marsden and Family

    “Dear Mrs Cooksley. Just a quick note to say thank you to you and your team for the very discreetly managed funeral of my husband. Everything went seamlessly and we are delighted we heeded the advice of a friend who had used another local service, which had not reached the high standards of your own. We very much appreciated the efficient and considerate way you conducted Neville’s funeral. Thank you again. Yours sincerely Gillian Marsden and family.”

    Diana and Trevor Parker

    “Dear All. We would like to thank you, for the help and support you gave us on arranging Cyril’s Funeral. The Service was beautiful and everything was perfect. Thank you for your kindness and proffesionalism, at this sad time. With Regards, Diana and Trevor Parker.”

    Debbie and Andy

    “To Cooksley’s Funeral Services. Thank You for all your care and support shown for our Mums Funeral (Heather Vanstone) From Debbie and Andy.”

    The Stray and Holland Family

    “To Stevie, Michael, Wayne and Colleagues. Can’t thank you enough. from the Stray and Holland Family X.”

    Jenny, len and Family

    “Dear Jean, Michael and Family. We as a family thankyou for all your care and compassion in looking after Sally on her last journey. We are all very grateful for all of your support and kindness throughout this time. Yours sincerely Jenny, Len and Family.”

    Mrs Patel and Family

    “Jean and Michael. Thank you very much for everything and thank you for your support. We wish you all the best! Mrs Patel and Family”

    Mrs S Walker and Family

    “Just a card to say thank you for your kindness, and for doing the reading, which was left for the last minute and you kindly accomodated us by giving us extra time. The whole Cremation was beautiful and it was all down to you. Once again we thank you. Mrs S Walker and Family.”

    Colin and Sandra Dawson

    “Thank you so much for making things in respect of Mums Funeral arrangement, flow very smoothly and dignified. Much appreciated.”

    Hugh, Scott, Kerri-Ann and Kirsty

    “Jean, Wayne and Michael. Just a quick message to thank you all for making such a traumatic time a little easier. Love from Hugh, Scott, Kerri-Ann and Kirsty.”

    Carole Hickey and Family

    “To Jean, Wayne and the team. Thank you for your support and kindness during a very sad time. You made a difficult time easier for us. From Carole Hickey and Family.”

    Jenny

    “Wayne, Thank you for your understanding, comfort and support during this time i appreciated it. Thank you Michael as well. Jenny.”

    Leslie Cooper

    “We have not had a funeral in 50 years, there was 5 generations in our family, and this was the first. We were at a loss, and were directed to Cooksley’s. There are no words with which we can express our gratitude. Their amazing family and all members of their team acted with care and respect. Jean chatted with us and covered every aspect of the funeral, making a very stressful and sad occasion, a beautiful celebration of our mother’s life. On the day everything went to plan it was the most amazing celebration. The cost surprised us for all the extras they put in. It was truly amazing. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts to Jean, Michael, Wayne and Kieran. Not that we want to use them too soon but their cards are with every member of the family. Definitely recommend their services.”

    Grace, Pat and Phil

    “Thank you for a lovely service of Ron Hickman on 27th February. Grace, Pat and Phil. Thanks”

    jackie and Family

    “Hi Cooksley’s Services. It’s Jackie Williams here. Just wanted to say a very big thank you for making sure that Glen had an amazing send off. I’m very pleased with the Service that you’ve produced, so again, a massive thank you. From Jackie and family. God Bless Always XXX”

    Claudette

    “”To all at Cooksley’s Funeral Services, thank you so much, the words may be small, but the sentiment is huge! All the best from Claudette.””

    Caroline Fox

    “”Shane had an amazing send off thanks to cookleys funerals they did a fantastic job . To ryon and the bikers .Karen and her friend for all the food Shane would be looking down and thanking everyone .I want to thank everybody who have been involved with Shane you have all been amazing xx.””

    Norah Garrett and all the family

    “”This is just a little note to thank you both very much and show our appreciation for your help at Lancum House on 22nd September. In allowing our Mum, Mrs Brooking to rest in peace with the funeral directors, instead of being taken to a Mortuary. We will be forever grateful for all your help which allowed us as a family, a great deal of comfort. Thank you both once again. Norah Garrett and all the family.””

    Sally

    “”To everyone at Cooksley’s. Thankyou for taking care of my Dad so well. The service you gave my Dad was beautiful, he would have loved it. Love Sally.””

    Sally-Marie French

    “”I’d like to say a huge thank you to all my dads friends and family that came today to give him a good send off, the bikers that shared his last ride the funeral directors Jean Sonia Cooksley for looking after him so well , and Sue Homer for the lovely service. You really do not know how truly grateful I am. Lots of love to you all xx oh and not forgetting the amazing flowers you did Kirsty Lawson.””

    Diane, Stuart and George

    “”To Jean thanking you for the beautiful care and funeral service, and being there for our family. Love Diane, Stuart and George.””

    Biren and Family

    “”Dear all at Cooksley’s, Can’t thank you enough for your amazing service and taking care of our Dad. Best wishes, Biren and Family.””

    The Johnson Family

    “”To Jean and Sonia, and all her lovely Men. Thank you, i’m thrilled and so are the family. Regards from Susan, Avril, Andrea, Angela, Andrew. Also all the Grandchildren.””

    Carl Smith

    “I would highly recommend Cooksley’s very professional kind caring and respectful. We used them for my mother in laws funeral recently and from the start they all showed a high level of respect and were very understanding as well as helpful during a very difficult time. I thank them from the bottom of my heart for all they did during this sad and difficult time.”

    Gill Desborough’s Family

    “To all at Cooksley’s. Thank you so much, and so very kind. Thanks Bunches! Lots of love from Gill Desborough’s.”

    Alison Kitchenside and Family

    “Thank you for helping us through the process from beginning to end. We were not prepared for Dave’s Death so having someone that was not only professional but also showed us much compassion to us was a great comfort. Please pass our thanks on to all of your staff that took care of Dave whilst he was with you. Yours, Alison Kitchenside and family.”

    Laura Best

    “”Thankyou for all of your help and support in the last two weeks. Your professionalism and empathy were reasurring and comforting to me and my family. Dad, Trevor, would have loved the service too. take care now. Laura Best.””

    Caroline Coombs and family

    “”I would like to say a great big thankyou to Jean and all the staff at cooksley’s that helped us through the sudden loss of our mum, they were there right from the start with their friendly professional services and I would truly recommend this amazing family business to anyone that needs these services thanks again lots of love Tracey Caroline Coombs and family.”” xxx

    Peter Desborough

    “”I would like to thank you for the support and service you have provided for my mums funeral today it was done so professionally and friendly I would recommend you to anybody thank you so much. Peter Desborough xxxx.””

    Steven Holland

    “”Would like to say a big thank u to this people who help me & the rest off the family to give John the funeral he deserves recommend you to anyone thanks u very much. Steven Holland.””

    Ken and Lesley and all of Lucy McAleese’s family

    “To Jean, Sonia, Michael and all the crew. A great big thank you to all of you for all your help and kindness. Thanks to you it all went smoothly and very dignified. With love from Ken and Lesley and all of Lucy McAleese’s family.”

    Lesley Ratcliffe

    “Today was a very sad day for all of Kens family, we had him mum’s funeral today. It proved that his mum was a wonderful person and was loved by everyone who knew her. A big thank you goes to Cooksley’s Funeral Services and to Peter Wyllie for their exptertise and all their help. Another thank you goes to the grandchildren who organised all the lovely food, and put on a beautiful spread in memory of their grandmother, and thanks for every one for coming. Thanks Ken.”

    Julia, Anita, and family

    “To Jean, Michael and all staff. Thank you so much for your proffessional and compassionate service for my Dad’s funeral. We will highly recommend you to anyone who is in need of your service. Thank you once again. Julia, Anita, and family.” x

    Philip, Ann, Shaun and Michael

    “Thank you for all your support and kindness. You have helped make this sad time a little easier and we really appreciate everything you have done.”

    Marika Hine

    “Just a line to thank you Jean, for all you did for us and Brian. To know he is at rest in his “Blanket” and that you look after him on “his day” We can’t thank you enough. You kept us up to date at every stage, that in itself was such a help to us, and me. The pain is still with me but we have to carry on. Thank you, Manika Hine. For Brian Dayne.”

    Sharon, Kevin, Keely, Ryan, Tiffany

    “To all at Cooksley’s. Thank you for everything. You have all been amazing and couldn’t of done this without you all. Love Sharon, Kevin, Keely, Ryan, Tiffany.”

    Doug, Sue & Brooke

    “To everyone at Cooksley’s. Would like to Thank You for such a lovely funeral for Joan Ansett. Doug, Sue and Brooke. Xx.”

    Leighton & Ness

    “Just wanted to thank you once again for your kindness, advice adn support in the last couple of weeks leading up to Sylvia’s funeral. Everything was lovely. Kind regards, Leighton and Ness.” x

    Ferrety Ruffett

    “I would recomend cooksleys to anyone the funeral they provided along with Cathy Kemp for my stepdad was nothing less than perfect from the viewings in the chapel of rest to the cars and professionalism of Jean and family when leaving with the coffin for the last journey everything was done with utmost respect. The family all said that the right choice was made. Thankyou all at cooksleys.” xx

    Paul & Margo & Family

    “To Jean, thank you so much for a wonderful service. You really are someone special. Love from Paul and Margo and Family.”

    Sue & Dawn

    “To all at Cooksley’s. Thank you for a wonderful service. Family and friends all commented on your professionalism on the Funeral of Ronald Baggett. Thank you everyone.” Sue and Dawn xx

    Dawn Ruffett

    “Couldn’t ask for more respect dignity these extemely profesional friendly people made my stepfathers funeral the send off he deserved, Cathy our humanist did an excelent job i would recomend this company to everyone! Thankyou so much” x

    John Foran

    “Just to say a big thank you from the family and I, the words and contents of the service were first class and seemed so appropriate, I have told my daughter that I am arranging my funeral in the near future with Cooksley Funeral Service, although not as expensive as Christine’s “an orange box will do” and she is to call upon your services to give me the send off when the time comes.”

    Garry and Family “To Jean and Sonia, thank you both very much for coming out to my house and helping us to sort out my Dad. Thank you very much Garry and Family.” x

    Laura and Garry

    “I would like to say a massive thankyou for your kindness and support throughout this sad moment in time. As a daughter of Garry Inskip, i would like to say a big thankyou yet again for all the help and support you all have given to my Dad and Nan. I’m happy to say you have given my Dad and Nan the best support and advice more than anyone else. We are proud that we have come to you, thankyou for being all ears to us Inskip’s and we are all certain Grandad will have the best send off he deserves.”

    Kelly

    “I just really wanted to say thank you to you all. Other than my kids my dad was the most precious thing to me in the world and I feel so much better having seen him today. I’m really glad I chose you to trust with such a big part of my life.Thank you so much for presenting him so well and for your help and support along the way. I’m really grateful. Kelly.”

    Laura Popa

    “I want to thank you very very much for my father in laws service. God bless all of you the words are not enough to explain. Thank you”.

    Parmar Family

    “Thanking you and your family for arranging such a lovely service for mum Bhikiben. And for Mr Kantilal Parmar. Can’t thank you enough from Tara, Hansa, Parmar family”.

    Joy Foley

    “Jean and Sonia Cooksley and Co gave my son David a fabulous funeral. Jean was sympathetic, kind, lovely, she understood what we wanted and put everything in place for us. The funeral was uplifting , filled with tears and laughter and Just what our “Didz” would have wanted. Highly recommended”

    Diane

    “Jean, Sonia and Michael. Thank you very much for the service you provided for Steve. Your companies proffessionalism and approach in all aspects at this painful time was brilliant from the initial contact, through to the end of the funeral. You managed it in a dignified and respectful manner. Thank you again. Diane.”

    Andy

    “To Jean, Sonia and all at Cooksley’s thank you for everything, these last few weeks. Mum had the most perfect send off yesterday, really couldn’t have gone any better. Andy.”

    Pamela, Jeanette & Family

    “Dear Jean and family. A heart-felt thanks for all your compassion, care and proffessionalism through our difficult time, of the loss of our beloved Clurus John, Husband, Father, Grandfather and Friend. From the first phone call to the final day, we were treated so well and made the preperation run smoothly. You also cared so well for Clurus, making him look so handsome on his final journey. The flowers also were so beautiful. Always be grateful. Love Pamela, Jeanette and Family.”

    Sheila & Claire Williams

    “To Jean and everyone at Cooksley’s. Thank you so much for your help, For Geoff’s funeral. Many thanks Sheila and Claire. Have a tipple on us!”

    Eileen & Denis Botwright & Family

    “Your interpretation of our wishes for Mum’s funeral were exactly right and helped to make a sad day brighter. Thank you again, Eileen and Denis.”

    Diane Whitney

    “Dear Jean. Thank you so much for all you and your excellent team did to make everything go so smoothly yesterday. Someone actually said to me it is the best funeral i’ve ever been to, i would certainly highly recommend Cooksley’s to anyone. A special thank you for the excellent arrangement and display of the photo’s which were put on screen. Many people said what a lovely touch it added to the service. Many thanks. Diane Whitney.”

    Tammy & Family

    “To everyone at Cooksley’s. You’re the best. Thank you so mcuch for helping give joshua the perfect send off. From Tammy and Family.”

    Brian Fernley & All The Family

    “To Jean and Sonia Cooksley. Thank you so much for a lovely funeral. I would particularly like to thank the two pall bearers who helped and encouraged the coffin bearer.”

    Joan Marie Stephenson Marie Family Son & Daughter In Law

    “Thank you for everything you have done. we will put your funeral services to other people. it was lovely. all the best. Mark and Linda Stephenson.”

    Biren & Patel Family

    “To Jean and all at Cooksley’s, with much appreciation. From Biren and Patel family.”

    Bev

    “To Jean and Sonia. Thank you for everything you have done, i appreciate it. Bev.”

    Maggie & Family

    “To everyone at Cooksley’s. Many thanks for everything you have done at my recent loss. You helped taking the worry and pressure away. Lots of love Maggie and family.”

    Mr & Mrs Lovelock

    “Dear Jean and Sonia thank you very much for your service for Kathleen today. It was very moving and sincere. thank you for your proffesionalism in the conduct of the total service. I am sure she would have been very proud. Mr and Mrs Lovelock.”

    The Patel Family

    “To Jean and family, thank you very much for all your help and support during this difficult time. we really appreciate your time and effort in making my aunt’s ceremony really special and something she would have been really happy with.”

    Peter Elliott & Cohen Wilson

    “We had so many lovely comments from our friends and family regarding the caring professional way Pat’s funeral was carried out. thank you.”

    Joe Stiller

    “A company we used for when my mum passed away. Very helpful and caring.”

    Tony Purcell

    “Lost my son August time…and I would like to thank cooksleys for looking after and taking amazing care of my son…such amazing people would highly recommend cookleys too anybody who has lost a loved one once again thank you so much to everyone at cookleys.” x

    Mandy Francis Barritt Pentelow

    “Very professional and caring couldnt of asked for more they went above and beyond to help the family at such a sad time thankyou all.” xxx

    Jenny Nanna’z O’Connor

    “Brilliant service ,lovely lovely people. Really glad I chose you to sort my big bros funeral you did a top job and can’t thank you enough for your support at such a hard time xxxx I give you ten stars.”

    Lisa Blount Richards

    “An absolute delight a very highly professional team. I was at a friends funeral at Olney Green Burial and the standard of the service was a true pleasure.Immaculate attire from the whole team and a professional deliverance.You have all done Cooksleys proud a five star service.”

    Vikki Kinnie

    “Hi I lost my Husband to bone cancer a few weeks ago, Cooksleys where there from the very moment he passed at home, they came out to collect David and where so respectful and gave us all the time we needed to say good bye. And remained respectful throughout. I can’t thank them enough. Also they had a lot of time for what my children wanted/needed. Can’t Thank you enough. Jean and her team where amazing.” Xxxx.

    Geoff, Sheila & Claire

    “Many thanks to cooksleys for there kindness for my husband Geoffrey Williams funeral they made a sad occasion bearable so professional and kind alsospecial thanks for bringing Geoff from Kettering such kindness sown by you all not forgetting Kim would recommend you thank you.” From geoffs family Sheila and claire x.

    Lisa

    “An absolute delight a very highly professional team. I was at a friends funeral at Olney Green Burial and the standard of the service was a true pleasure. Immaculate attire from the whole team and a professional deliverance. You have all done Cooksleys proud a five star service.”