Dayna Shiels | Family & Funeral Celebrant

My name is Dayna Shiels and I have lived in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire my entire life. I was raised by my grandparents on the exceptional values that have made me the person I am today. Throughout my life I have done a lot of volunteering with disabled adults and children which has provided me with[…]






Bob Pinkman | Funeral Celebrant

I was born and bred in Edinburgh until I moved to Wales in 2004. My partner lived in Wales with our two children and I was travelling up and down from Edinburgh every 6-8 weeks and soon got fed up with that. So, I moved to Wales. I have been a professional musician since I[…]






Yvonne Noe | Family Celebrant

Hello, my name is Yvonne Noe. I was born, raised and lived in Aberdeen, Scotland until 2009, when I left for the United States to be with my husband Jim. During our 8 years together there, we enjoyed many adventures, learning a great deal about the many diverse cultures and ways of life. We always[…]






Marianne Provan | Family & Funeral Celebrant

  I was born and brought up in Scotland where I met my husband David and have three boys.  A job move for David meant the family heading south to Colchester, which has been home for the last 26 years.  Family life has expanded with lovely daughters-in-law and three grandchildren and a cheeky cocker spaniel,[…]






Aileen Connor | Family & Funeral Celebrant

I live in Troon with my partner and our three dogs and I have a grownup daughter. My decision to train as an independent funeral celebrant felt very natural ‚- a perfect ‚Äòfit‚’ and an important extension to the kind of work I‚’ve always done. I‚’ve a long and diverse career in health and social[…]