Meet The Team At Rose Funerals

Meet our staff, a family team who will endevour to assist you in your time of need and help to ease the formal aspects of arranging a funeral.

Jamie Thomson

Jamie Thomson

Owner/Funeral Director

Jamie started Rose Memorials in 2006 producing memorial headstones and then opened Rose Funerals in 2012 where his vision was to look after families, with a fantastic team around him he feels rose funerals is fulfilling that vision.

‘I am passionate about providing best value and service to my families and believe the funeral service should be exactly how a family decide and I will always try and provide that no matter what has to be done. When you place your trust in Rose Funerals you can expect the highest standards of professionalism, compassionate care and a truly distinct service.

Brian Thomson

Brian Thomson

Funeral Director

Brian, Jamies Dad has helped and is a part of the Rose Team, although he is now retired from his main occupation he is always willing to help and assist with any tasks given to him.

‘I am happy to help at any time if team rose need me. Although I am retired, I am still made to feel a part of the team and get to attend the Christmas parties!’

Julie Thomson

Julie Thomson

Funeral Arranger

Julie, Jamies Mum Started with Rose Funerals from the beginning and has seen it grow into a company that has the perfect team giving our families the service they and their loved ones deserve.

‘Although I am scaling down my hours I am still very much a part of the future and vision for Rose Funerals which is to always strive to deliver the very best service for our families’

Megan Thomson

Megan Thomson

Accounts Manager

Megan, Jamies wife has been with the company since 2016 and runs the accounts and administration.

‘As a family run business our mantra is to provide families with the most dignified of funeral service whilst also keeping costs low and affordable’

Kirsty Nimr

Kirsty Nimr

Funeral Arranger

A committed, compassionate funeral arranger and memorial manager.
After working in health and social care, Kirsty began to train as a funeral arranger with us, she went from strength to strength and built a lasting rapport with our families.
Kirsty and Rachael are sisters and are respected members of our rose family.
‘ At an exceptionally difficult time for families, I help and assist families wherever possible, I am proud to serve our community and as a family team here we treat our families as our own ’
Lois Cole

Lois Cole

Manager/Funeral Director

Middlesborough Office

A dedicated and caring funeral director that has been in the service almost 11 years, after starting at a young age her ambition was to care for families at their most difficult time in need. Lois has grew with the company and is a valued member of our family.

‘After serving families for just over 11 years, I am honoured and humbled to professionally guide families through the saddest time of their lives.’

Rachael Myers

Rachael Myers

Manager/Funeral Director

Stockton Office

A professional and kind hearted funeral director for four years..after starting out in the health care industry several years ago, Rachael wanted to embark on her passion to become a funeral director. Rachael thrives in her role and has now started her training in embalming.

‘I have cared for families for many years and love my job, I know that I can make a difference in peoples lives at their most difficult hour’

Paul Scott

Paul Scott

Funeral Arranger

A friendly personable funeral director, started with Rose in 2016 and has grew with the company ever since. A paramedic for 15 years, Paul wanted a change in career continuing to serve the community… ‘ Having been in a highly responsible role for many years, I wanted to join a team where we serve each and every family with the utmost quality and care ‘

Milissa Strachan Wilson

A dedicated professional, Milissa has worked within the funeral service for over 20 years, Milissa ensures that all loved ones whom we are entrusted to care for are looked after like our own family.

Stephen Toogood

Supervisor/Stonemason – Stephen has been with the company for two years and as a supervisor, he organises and erects memorials and headstones.

‘At Rose Memorials, we create completely unique, timeless headstones and memorials, having somewhere to visit your loved one can be extremely comforting, and it offers a place for you to visit that is always going to be there’

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