“Today was so hard but really lovely at the same time. You got Mum totally. We really appreciate every word you said. Thank you, Ellie.”

Ms A.R.

“Thank you for putting everything together so quickly for us. You had such a calming voice during the funeral. We’re all so grateful for helping us choose the music too. Thank you for everything Ellie.”

Miss M.R.

“Dear Ellie, we wanted you to know what a perfect goodbye we felt we gave our mum because of the care and time you gave us. The ceremony was fantastic if that’s the right thing to say? Just thank you for being so lovely.”

Mr R.G.

“Hello, Ellie. We wanted to say thanks so much for all your help and thank you for being such a beautiful person. Me and my dad thought that everything was perfect, just perfect. Thank you so much for your support and kindness.”

Ms M.P.

“Dear Ellie, how can me and my family ever thank you enough for such a beautiful send off for J. It was so personal and caring and with the little humour put in. Thank you so very much.”

Mrs E.H.

“Ellie, I can’t tell you how many people have rung me to say what a lovely, beautiful, tasteful, service you gave for R. It filled me with such pride. Really, really, beautiful. Thank you.”

Mrs E.J.

“Dear Ellie, we cannot thank you enough for the wonderful eulogy you wrote and delivered for E. Having you as our celebrant made the most difficult day more bearable. E would be happy that you were the person to help us honour him and say our final goodbye. With heartfelt gratitude.”

Mrs B.B. & family

“Thank you, Ellie, for the lovely ceremony and the very kind words you said about ‘D’ and his family. You’ve been great.”

Mrs B.V

“Ellie, thank you so much for making a very difficult day possible to get through. It was a beautiful ceremony and Mum would have loved it.”

Mrs A.T

“Thank you so much for today. You were amazing. One of mum’s friends said it was the best funeral she’d been to!”

Mr K.H

“All I kept thinking as you were speaking was, ‘I’m glad it’s you, I’m glad you’re doing this ceremony.’ The funeral director definitely knew what they were doing when they chose you for my brother’s funeral. It’s been exactly as we wanted it. Thank you, Ellie.”

Ms H.T