About Us

For nearly 200 years, Milward Funeral Directors has been helping Central Kentucky families and friends to honor, celebrate and memorialize each unique life with respect and dignity.
Robert E. Milward & Rob Milward

Today fifth and sixth generation Milward family members are actively serving the community. Their involvement in the spectrum of life and tempo of the area assures you that Milward Funeral Directors has earned its leadership position. The professional staff is focused on providing families with compassionate, personalized services and affordable prices by which other funeral, cremation, and reception service providers are measured.


Milward Downtown Milward Southland Milward Man O' War

Three distinctly different locations offer comfortable accommodations for visitors, celebration of life ceremonies and receptions. Families can choose traditional, contemporary or personalized tributes, military/veterans honors, eco-friendly green burials, cremation and memorialization services.

Celebration Center of Lexington 

The Man O’ War Celebration Center of Lexington is a uniquely designed bright, open and welcoming facility for celebrations of life…christenings, mitzvahs, weddings, receptions, anniversaries, birthdays, retirements and community events.