Andrews invite clients to attend their Christmas tree blessing service

On Saturday 11th December, G Andrews & Son Funeral Directors of North End, Portsmouth invited clients into their funeral homes to attend their Christmas tree blessing service.  The service was being held in memory of those who had lost someone throughout the past year.

The blessing was led by Reverend Tom Kennar of St. Marks Church, Derby Road, Portsmouth.  Clients who attended the service were invited to place personal messages and memory cards onto the tree.

Reverend Kennar commented “I was delighted to be invited by G Andrews and Son to bless their Christmas tree.  I am certain that the simple act of placing the names of loved ones onto their Christmas tree will help give bereaved families comfort this Christmas.”

Manager Ken Newman commented  “I was delighted to see so many of our families attend our Christmas tree blessing and place their memorial card onto our tree.  It is a privilege to be able to offer this service at this special time of year”.