Our experienced team will treat you with respect, compassion and professionalism working with you to ensure arrangements run smoothly, allowing you time to remember and celebrate the life of your loved one.
Meet the team:
Funeral Director – Yardley
Vicky has worked at William H Painter since 2014. After doing work experience at 15 for a local funeral director she never wanted to do anything else. She has a degree in Sociology. Vicky likes getting involved in charity work and helping local families.
Funeral Arranger – Dovehouse Parade
After working in the education sector for a few years, Emma joined the company in 2015 following the death of her grandfather. WH Painter took care of the funeral arrangements and she was impressed by the service received. In her spare time she enjoys singing in a church choir in Solihull, playing the piano and reading.
Funeral Arranger – Yardley
Becky worked in the funeral profession for eight years before joining William H Painter in 2017. She has also worked for West Midlands Police as a Special Constable. She loves her job, particularly being there for people when they are at their most vulnerable. In her leisure time, she enjoys Ceroc dancing.
Funeral Arranger – Yardley
Katie joined our firm in 2016 after looking for a career change from her previous role in retail. She says the best part of her job is helping people when they are going through a difficult time and ensuring they receive an excellent service. In her spare time, she enjoys socialising.
Funeral Arranger – Castle Bromwich
Jeanette joined William H Painter in 2012 and is passionate about her job and dedicated to community work, having raised over £6,000 for charity. She was previously in the army (48 Signals Regiment), rising to Sergeant Head Chef, before moving into palliative care (end of life) in a nursing home. In her spare time, Jeanette loves travelling and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Funeral Director- Yardley
Diane has worked within the funeral service for 14 years and joined William H Painter on 23rd March 2017.
She says “I joined as a funeral arranger and progressed to a Funeral Director in the same year which I am thoroughly enjoying. I cannot imagine doing anything else as I achieve great job satisfaction when helping families in there time of need.”
Funeral Arranger – Kings Heath
Tracey joined William H Painter in 2016 as a Receptionist and soon progressed to Funeral Arranger. She really enjoys helping families make the whole funeral process as smooth and stress free as possible.
Mobile Funeral Arranger
Julie joined William H Painter in May 2018 after she had experienced the arrangements of two family funerals, both within one month at William H Painter. Julie felt so relieved for the help and assistance we gave her at such a stressful and sad time. She was overwhelmed with the service the family received on the day of each funeral that this inspired her to want to support other families at such a difficult time.
In her spare time, Julie is an avid VW campervan enthusiast visiting places all over the UK and travelling up and down the local canals in her ‘liveaboard’ narrow boat.