Our professional and friendly
staff are always here to help


More Sunderland families choose
John G Hogg than other Funeral Director


More than 99% of people who used John G Hogg
rated the professionalism of staff as Excellent


Winners of ‘Funeral Planner of the Year’ for
our dedication and commitment to the community

Our Aims/ Objectives

John G Hogg is award winning, family owned funeral directors, proud of its reputation for the caring and personal 24 hour service it provides.

Rather than tell you about ourselves, we have reproduced here the mission statement that describes how we work and the standards we expect of ourseleves.

It is a simple list of aim and principles that we seek to achieve on behalf of the deceased, our staff, our client families and the public generally.

  • To uphold traditional values that may be expected from us.
  • To listen to our clients families, to interpret and implement their wishes.
  • To be honest, diligent, prompt and efficient in everything we do.
  • To always maintain the dignity of the deceased as if the person has been a member of our own families
  • To ensure our charges are reasonable and reflect the services provided by us.
  • To employ a team with the highest personal standards who demonstrate empathy, kindness and professionalism.
  • To ensure employees are given a comfortable workplace and are rewarded well for their work. To respect their opinions, provide ongoing training and to encourage one another.
  • To take responsibility for an error, complaint or problem as it is, to deal with it immediately, objectively and at Director level.
  • To ensure our facilities offer the highest standards embracing the latest technology.

What Our Families Say Of Us

I would just like to thank you and your team for all you have done for Jimmy and our family. When dad passed away you came and took all the stresses away. It was a beautiful day, one we will never forget. 22 years ago the Hogg Family took care of Frank Canavanagh, then Molly. No change, still as compassionate as ever. We as a family would look no further than to use this beautiful family business for all our needs.
Late Mrs Breen

Our Pledge

“Many of us at John G Hogg have unfortunately been where you are right now. We have lost people who have been close family members and dear friends. It is inevitable that at some point in our lives we will all experience the hurt, pain and distress of losing someone we love and care for.

"We are here to help, support and guide you and your family through this sad and difficult time. We take away some of the burden that bereavement can leave behind, and allow you to grieve with your family, while we carry out the funeral arrangements for your loved one.”

John G Hogg

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