SAIF Founding Member Receives MBE

December 31, 2013   //   No Comments

The following article has appeared in the Barking and Dagenham Post.

‘A Dagenham Funeral Director has received an MBE in the New Year Honours list for his professional and community work.

Jeremy West, 57, manages West & Coe Funeral Directors – the town’s oldest business – where he has worked since leaving school.

The family-run enterprise, which employs Mr West’s son Jamie as the fourth generation, celebrates its 110th anniversary this year and is now one of the UK’s largest independent funeral directors.

In 1989 he founded the National Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors, which now boasts more than 600 members, and is delighted to have his achievements formally recognised’

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