Independent Funeral Director AB Walker

With local branches across Berkshire and South Oxfordshire, family-owned funeral director AB Walker puts your needs at the heart of funeral planning. With care, compassion and understanding, we’ll guide you every step of the way, and provide a personal service to craft the funeral that’s right for you and your loved one.

What to do when someone dies

When someone dies, it’s never an easy time. We are here to help you take the necessary steps if a loved one dies. This begins with some practical tasks before proceeding with the funeral arrangements. We will be on hand to support and guide you through the process. We’re just a phone call away.

Arranging a funeral

From the moment we receive your call, we’ll support you in arranging the funeral in every way we can. We’ll welcome you and your family to our offices and begin the process of organising a final farewell that’s right for your needs and reflects the life of the person who has died.

Why choose AB Walker as your funeral director?

Family-run and founded in 1826, we’ve spent nearly 200 years helping people arrange funerals. From our 9 branches across Berkshire and South Oxfordshire, our compassionate, professional team will treat you with care and respect, and always put your needs first.

Committed to moving towards net zero by 2026, we’re focused on delivering environmentally sustainable funeral services by measuring, reducing and offsetting our carbon use and have been carbon neutral for several years.

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Funeral prices – how much will the funeral cost?

The cost of a funeral varies, depending on the type of funeral and the different aspects of the service you choose. When we discuss the arrangements with you, we’ll provide you with an itemised estimate and explain each cost. All our prices are transparent, with no hidden extras or fees.

Our price list can be downloaded and we are happy to go through the costs with you.

Bereavement support

Grief is a natural reaction to loss and affects everyone differently. AB Walker understands this and offers aftercare support for those experiencing the loss of a loved one.

Support with practical matters

From house clearance to informing organisations that a loved one has died, we’ve shared information and contacts of businesses to help you.

Remembering your loved one

Find your nearest branch

Local branches in Bracknell, Caversham, Henley-on-Thames, Maidenhead, Reading, Thatcham, Tilehurst, Wokingham and Woodley.

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To speak to a member of our team call us on 0118 957 3650.

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