Independent family owned funeral directors


Rainham 01634 373111



Simple Funeral Service


Funeral Directors Costs


Our charges provide the following services:

  • A simulated veneered finished coffin, fitted with four handles, engraved plate of inscription, lined with sheets and ruffle
  • A motor hearse only which will travel direct from our premises to either Medway Crematorium, the Garden of England crematorium or a burial ground situated within the Medway Towns, meeting the mourners at that point
  • Making all necessary arrangements, attendance of a funeral director and staff
  • Removal of the deceased from a local hospital, private address or nursing home situated within 20 miles of our offices

Disbursement Payments

Any disbursement payments, that we are required to pay on your behalf, to third parties, will incur additional charges. These will be detailed in our written estimate.

Service excludes

  • A choice of days and time of funeral
  • Provision of a limousine
  • Service other than that held at the Crematorium or Burial Ground
  • Listing of floral tributes
  • Preparation or supply of printed order of service sheets
  • Ordering of floral tributes
  • Conveying the coffin into a church or private address prior to the funeral
  • Conveying floral tributes to a hospital or nursing home after the funeral
  • Embalming or Preparation (including dressing in personal clothing)
  • Viewing the deceased at our private chapel
  • Dealing with charitable donations
  • Placing obituary or acknowledgement notices



130-132 High Street,
Kent ME8 8AR

01634 373111


127 Watling Street,
Kent ME7 2YY

01634 855558


25 New Road,
Kent ME4 4QJ

01634 408777


31 Parkwood Green,
Kent ME8 9PW

01634 386999

With this particular service we request that all payments be made at least 72 hours prior to the funeral, alternatively we will accept a written undertaking from a recognised authority. Payment by credit or debit card/cash or cheque is acceptable.

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©John Weir Funeral Directors Ltd 2024

Registered in England and Wales no 8906218; registered office: 130-132 High Street, Rainham, Gillingham, Kent ME8 8AR

Directors: John and Beverly Weir