About Us​

A little about us and what makes us different

Katie and Rob opened

Katie Mills Independent Funeral Service in Paignton in June 2020.


We have one simple aim, to offer an exceptional funeral service at an affordable cost to bereaved families in Torbay.


Why we are different


As a small but experienced family run independent team you will only ever deal with Katie and Rob. 


We support you and your family from your very first call to the day of the funeral and beyond. 


We will work closely with you to make sure the funeral is as unique as your loved one at a cost you can afford.

Meet The Team

Katie Mills

Katie is a well known funeral director in both Paignton and Torquay where she worked for many years as the funeral director for a large national chain and has helped hundreds of bereaved families in Torbay.

Katie is now co/owner of the business with Rob and is proud to be independent and able to offer her families a first class service with choices, options and at a reasonable cost.

Rob Potter

Rob is our Funeral Manager.  He ensures that every detail of the funeral service is followed to the letter.

After a long career in Global Logistics Rob trained as a Funeral Service Operative and Ceremonial Driver and gained his qualifications.  

Rob co/owns the business with Katie and is an integral part of the contact we have with our families.  You will speak with Rob if Katie is unavailable  

Matilda Burt

Matilda is just embarking on her funeral career.  The funeral profession is an industry she is passionate about and with her care and compassion we know she will one day be a fabulous funeral director.


Matilda helps us in the office when we are on services or with a family.


She will help with your enquiry and make sure Katie or rob call you back as soon as they are able to.

Ceremonial Team

Our ceremonial team are immaculately presented with a very high attention to detail at all times.  Friendly and approachable they will always do what they can to assist if you have a question.

We pride ourselves on training the beautiful traditions of this industry and our teams will always work to the very highest standards where the families are always at the forefront of everything we do.

We honour the beauty of our industry's traditions while embracing the future.