Richard Mark Sage, also known as Mark Kerbey, until recently the owner of the Mary Mayer Funeral Home, Southend-on-Sea, is due back in Blackfriars Crown Court to answer a charge of fraud by misrepresentation on 2 December. He is presently on bail.
Anyone seeking redress against this man should contact the police now.
If you have any information about the case, please tell us.
An anxiety has to be the fate of the money Sage has taken for funeral plans.