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What to do when someone dies

It is always difficult to know what to do first when someone dies. We will help and guide you through each step of the process.

First steps

Arrange a funeral

With our caring and professional approach, we help, support and guide you through every step of arranging a funeral and beyond. From a traditional service to modern celebration, we help you create the right funeral for you and your loved one.

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About us

As independent, family-run funeral directors, A.B. Walker has the heritage, local understanding and innovation that makes us unique in the area.

We work hard to have the team, knowledge, flexibility and resources to deliver a caring, compassionate and professional service to our community.

Our offices are in Reading, Bracknell, Wokingham, Henley-on-Thames, Thatcham, Caversham, Tilehurst, Maidenhead and Woodley.

Learn more about our history

Prepaid Funeral Plans

A prepaid funeral plan can offer peace of mind and financial security by allowing you to make arrangements and pay for a funeral in advance.

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Direct Cremation Service

Our direct cremation services are for people who would prefer a very simple funeral with no service or ceremony, provided with our high level of care and respect.


View our direct cremation services

Find current funerals

Donate, buy flowers or find out about a funeral – type the name of the person who has died.

Funeral Prices

We offer fully bespoke funeral services, along with simple funeral & unattended cremation options.

We wish to be fully transparent about all costs including those fees that we pay on your behalf.

Standardised Price List

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Online Payments

Make secure payments online.

Pay an Invoice HERE

Donate to Charity HERE

Bereavement Care

Our services to you continue after the funeral. We offer a free bereavement support programme to our local community.

Melissa & Cynthia

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Customer Reviews

  • Carolyn dealt with everything promptly and with compassion.
    Mrs Jackie Dixon
  • Attention to detail delivered in such a caring way.
    Ms L Cogan
  • Melanie was caring and professional and led us through the process.
    Karen Hampshire
  • Claudine was well organised.
  • David was very respectful and Claudine was very helpful.
  • Sasha was absolutely amazing.
    Mrs Andrea Brown
  • Sasha was efficient, helpful and patient.
    Reverend N. Bennett
  • Excellent service from Clare who was kind and respectful.
    Mrs Clubley
  • Everybody took good care of our family and friends on the day of the funeral.
    Mr T Rabuano
  • Heidi was very prompt to respond to queries.
    Dr. J Williams