Our thoughts

Celebrity Goodbyes

Posted Sun 31 Jan 2016

Can you believe, tomorrow will be the 1st of February – where has January gone? January has been a sad month as we have been continuously told of the passing of many celebrities.


He's on his way!

Posted Thu 24 Dec 2015

Today it’s Christmas Eve. And it’s now official – He’s on his way …….. and so it won’t be long before Father Christmas is visiting the houses of all the children who have been good this year and leaving them lots of presents.


Blue Christmas Service 2015

Posted Mon 14 Dec 2015

I don’t know about you, but I have suddenly realised that Christmas is not very far away. Christmas cards are arriving in abundance, and whilst mine are written, it appears that they are still sat on the table waiting to be delivered.


Christmas Window Display 2015

Posted Sun 13 Dec 2015

This year we decided to do something different. Our Crate Christmas tree has proved to be a popular change with many complimentary comments.


Celebrating Achievement in Yorkshire

Posted Mon 30 Nov 2015

We are delighted to announce that Gateway Funeral Services has been nominated for Independent Business of the Year at The Yorkshire Choice Awards for 2016. Thank you to those people who nominated us. All we need now is your vote. Please go to


Armistice Day

Posted Wed 11 Nov 2015

A two-minute silence has been observed across the UK to remember the nation's war dead on Armistice Day.