New Co-op Funeralcare Davenport opens doors to public

25 May 2015

The Co-operative Funeralcare is opening its doors to the public and inviting them to attend the opening day of the new Co-operative Funeralcare which opened in Davenport in January.

The Open day will be held on 27 May from 10am until 3pm and will include a Dedication Service led by The Right Reverend Libby Lane, Bishop of Stockport.  Additional special guests attending include the Mayor and Mayoress of Stockport, Councillor Andrew Verdeille and Ms Cleo Cundall.

The Co-operative Funeralcare is the first Co-operative Funeralcare home in the area. It features a large reception room,  arrangement room and a chapel and has been decorated in warm pastel shades, making it a welcoming and calming environment for bereaved families and friends of the Davenport community.

Supporting families will be Gary Burdett, Funeral Director and Hazel Hunt, Funeral Arranger.

Manager Mrs Wendy Livesley who has 20 years’ experience in the funeral industry said:

“We are delighted to be opening a new funeral home in Davenport and are looking forward to opening our doors to members of the public.

This investment will help us to provide a high quality service to local people, saving families in the community having to travel.”

The open Day will be held at the Davenport branch, 214 Bramhall Lane, SK3 8TE.  For further information about the open day please contact Co-operative Funeralcare, Davenport on 0161 456 1709.


Media contacts:

Emily Dalton (PR Officer) / / 07738 621 201
Lauren Hoult (PR Manager) / / 07702 505 626


About The Co-operative Funeralcare

The Co-operative Funeralcare is the UK’s number one funeral services provider and part of The Co-operative Group, the UK’s largest co-operative business, whose purpose is “Championing a better way of doing business for you and your communities.”