About Us

Meet the team at Mason & Stokes who work together to look after you and your loved ones.

Richard Mason
Richard Mason
Richard is an owner and partner of Mason & Stokes. Richard has over 30 years experience conducting and arranging funerals and managing the logistics of the funerals. Richard has also been overseeing the expansion of our premises.
Joy Mason
Joy Mason
Joy is an owner and partner of Mason & Stokes. Joy has been running the office for over 25 years, arranging funerals, looking after families and staff. Joy is the hub of the business, organising and supervising all aspects of administration.
Julian Goodwin
Julian Goodwin
Julian has been working in the funeral industry in Cheltenham for almost 30 years and has his foundation certificate in funeral directing. Julian joined Mason & Stokes in 2010 as well as arranging and conducting funerals Julian is one of our pre-paid funeral plan arrangers.
Sarah Saunders
Sarah Saunders
Sarah joined the team at Mason & Stokes in 1997, working part-time in the office Sarah helps families make funeral arrangements and helps with the administration side of the business.
Andy Pritchard
Andy Pritchard
Andy has worked in the funeral industry for many years and joined the team in 2010. Andy takes great pride in care of the deceased which is his main responsibility along with driving and bearing.
Jessica Bryars
Jessica Bryars
Jessica is Joy's daughter and has worked part-time in the office as an administrator since 2004. Jessica’s main responsibility are the accounts, Jessica is also one of our pre-paid funeral plan arrangers.
Daniel Taylor
Daniel Taylor
Daniel joined the team at Mason & Stokes on leaving school in 2005. He completed his foundation certificate in funeral directing and his roles include conducting, driving and care of the deceased.
Amy Raybould
Amy Raybould
Amy is Richard's daughter and came to work at the family business in 2014 having previously worked in the care sector. Amy works full-time in the office looking after the in-memoriam donations and funeral administration.
Nathan Heaps
Nathan Heaps
Nathan joined the team in 2014 having worked in the funeral industry since leaving school. Nathan’s daily roles include care of the deceased, driving and bearing.