About Us

Who We Are

We are a private family funeral directors and are based in St Helens since 1907. The business was set up in 1907 by Fred William Marsh from Alderhey Road, St Helens, Eric his son joined the team he was survived by his wife Elsie who still works within the business to this day.

Following Eric’s death, Eric’s daughter Susan ran the business along side, Elsie until, Susan’s son Ian took over the reins as Managing Director.

Susan’s other son Mark later joined the business and the highly experienced team at F.W. Marsh also includes Ian’s wife Stephanie and their younger daughter Leanne who is the fifth generation of the ‘Marsh’ family.

St Helens: 01744 27928 / 22810

Rainford: 01744 882645

Whiston: 0151 431 0696

Billinge: 01744 892260

Newton Le Willows: 01925 291060

Here to help you

What We Can Do

We can guide you with every aspect of the funeral arrangement. All details and personal requests are arranged with compassion and in confidence.

We will arrange or assist you and organise hearses and limousines, floral tributes, obituaries, catering and memorial masonry. We’re here to help you make a comfortable decision when choosing the right funeral for your loved one in the most cost effective way.

In addition to this we provide other services including international repatriation and pre-paid funeral plans. We are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.



How We Will Arrive

We provide a fleet of luxurious and modern Coleman Milne hearse and limousines.


Were We Are

Our premises are modern, clean and spacious with private Chapels of Rest, all purpose built. Our facilities are designed to provide a calming and comfortable environment.