A.W. Lymn Spondon

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A.W. Lymn Spondon, Derbyshire, funeral director in Derbyshire A.W. Lymn Spondon, Derbyshire, funeral director in Derbyshire A.W. Lymn Spondon, Derbyshire, funeral director in Derbyshire

A.W. Lymn is a family-run funeral director firm serving bereaved families from Alvaston, Chaddesden, Spondon, and other communities around the area.

Latest Verified Reviews

Peter Russell 13th Jun 2016

Thank you for making the experience as smooth and hassle free as possible, from the beginning to end.

Mr Ian Rankin 29th May 2016

I cannot thank you all enough for your warmth and care in this sad time. Fiona is so caring , I felt like I was part of a family. This is how warm and caring you all are. Thankyou for sending my mum on her way. I have shed many a tear of sadness but through your care and warmth you have helped me see joy  and celebration.  Thankyou to all at lymns. 

Mrs Betty Woolley 20th May 2016

A big thank you to all but especially Fiona Hall who supported and guided us all the way from the first time we met.  Having never had to organise a funeral i can honestly say without her i don't know how we would have managed.  She was so professional and yet we felt she gave such a personal touch.  Nothing was ever too much trouble and provided answers for us straight away.  She was so supportive when we went to visit dad in the chapel of rest and he was presented so perfect and looked peaceful. Everything was taken care of on the day of the funeral and a big thank you to Kevin Hall and his team for their professionalism.   I know this was an upsetting time in our lives but we would truly recommend their services to anyone. Kind regards Betty, Amanda, Tracy, Karen and Family xx

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Funeral arrangements

  • Home visit
  • 24 hour telephone support
  • On-site parking
  • Chapel of rest
  • Hearse
  • Limousine
  • Horse-drawn hearse
  • Bespoke vehicle
  • Coffin
  • Personalised coffin
  • Casket
  • Headstone / Plaque
  • Urn
  • Memorial jewellery
  • Floral tributes
  • Charitable donations
  • Newspaper announcement
  • Online obituary
  • Memorial book
  • Order of service sheets
  • Music
  • Video tribute
  • Funeral webcasting
  • Catering
  • Dove release
  • Balloon release
  • Fireworks

Types of funeral

  • Traditional burial
  • Simple funeral
  • Traditional cremation
  • Green funeral
  • Direct cremation
  • Burial at sea
  • Non-religious funeral
  • Anglican funeral
  • Roman Catholic funeral
  • Muslim funeral
  • Jewish funeral
  • Sikh funeral
  • Hindu funeral
  • Buddhist funeral
  • Children’s funeral

Financial arrangements

  • Financial advice
  • Wills & probate
  • Pre-paid funeral plan

Additional services

  • Repatriation
  • Bereavement counselling
  • List of mourners

Location

Address
31 Chapel Side
Spondon
Derbyshire
DE21 7JQ

About Us

Formerly an Ilkeston Co-op Funeral Service branch, this home was incorporated by the A W Lymn group in 2003, and then moved next door to a refurbished premises in 2009 and given the title Barton House.

The premises offer a large reception area, two visiting rooms, a private arranging office and there is off-street parking available.
Kevin Hall is the area manager and the office is run by our funeral director Fiona Hall.

Our office opening times are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, but an appointment can be scheduled by calling us at any time day or night, seven days a week.

The branch covers all of Spondon and its surrounding area including Alvaston, Borrowash, Chaddesden, Draycott, Elvaston, Oakwood, Ockbrook, Risley and beyond.

A W Lymn is a family owned business since its establishment in 1907 and is currently owned by Jackie, Matthew and Nigel Lymn Rose.

Latest Obituaries

Roger   John Illsley

Roger John Illsley

Oct 1933 - Aug 2021

Kevin   Bullivant

Kevin Bullivant

Mar 1957 - Jul 2021

Martin   Camm

Martin Camm

Mar 1945 - Aug 2021

Marilyn   Christine

Marilyn Christine "Chris" Barber

Jun 1947 - Aug 2021

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 4 Peter Russell 13th Jun 2016

    Thank you for making the experience as smooth and hassle free as possible, from the beginning to end.

  • 5 Mr Ian Rankin 29th May 2016

    I cannot thank you all enough for your warmth and care in this sad time. Fiona is so caring , I felt like I was part of a family. This is how warm and caring you all are. Thankyou for sending my mum on her way. I have shed many a tear of sadness but through your care and warmth you have helped me see joy  and celebration.  Thankyou to all at lymns. 

  • 5 Mrs Betty Woolley 20th May 2016

    A big thank you to all but especially Fiona Hall who supported and guided us all the way from the first time we met.  Having never had to organise a funeral i can honestly say without her i don't know how we would have managed.  She was so professional and yet we felt she gave such a personal touch.  Nothing was ever too much trouble and provided answers for us straight away.  She was so supportive when we went to visit dad in the chapel of rest and he was presented so perfect and looked peaceful. Everything was taken care of on the day of the funeral and a big thank you to Kevin Hall and his team for their professionalism.   I know this was an upsetting time in our lives but we would truly recommend their services to anyone. Kind regards Betty, Amanda, Tracy, Karen and Family xx

  • 5 David Pegg 25th Apr 2016

    This is the fourth time we have used Lymns, as we know their services are excellent. Attention to detail is first class and their care, not only for our loved ones but for the family as well, is faultless.  We experienced kindness, warmth and professionalism from all the staff we met, and particularly from Derek and Fiona at the Spondon branch.

  • 5 Mr Peter Nicholson 7th Mar 2016

    Fiona handled everything with a perfect mix of sympathy,tact,humour and efficiency.She was very helpful and considerate during a distressing time.

  • 5 ron cooper 15th Jan 2016

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you arrange a funeral?

You can arrange a funeral by choosing a funeral director who will help you organise all of the details. They can help you decide whether to have a cremation or burial and what type of service to choose, as well as additional options, such as music and flowers. You can find out what happens at a funeral and compare funeral directors on Funeral Guide.

Read more: How to arrange a funeral

What are disbursements?

Disbursements are additional costs for a funeral service that are paid to third-parties, such as florists, celebrants and burial fees. The funeral director will usually charge you for them and then pay the suppliers themselves.

Read more: What are disbursements

How can I get help with funeral costs?

If the cost of a funeral is not covered by a prepaid funeral plan, or the estate of the person who has died, you may be able to get financial help from the government’s Bereavement Support Payment or from War Disablement Pensions, charitable funds or budgeting loans.

Read more: Help with funeral costs

Address
31 Chapel Side
Spondon
Derbyshire
DE21 7JQ

Latest Verified Reviews

Peter Russell 13th Jun 2016

Thank you for making the experience as smooth and hassle free as possible, from the beginning to end.

Mr Ian Rankin 29th May 2016

I cannot thank you all enough for your warmth and care in this sad time. Fiona is so caring , I felt like I was part of a family. This is how warm and caring you all are. Thankyou for sending my mum on her way. I have shed many a tear of sadness but through your care and warmth you have helped me see joy  and celebration.  Thankyou to all at lymns. 

Mrs Betty Woolley 20th May 2016

A big thank you to all but especially Fiona Hall who supported and guided us all the way from the first time we met.  Having never had to organise a funeral i can honestly say without her i don't know how we would have managed.  She was so professional and yet we felt she gave such a personal touch.  Nothing was ever too much trouble and provided answers for us straight away.  She was so supportive when we went to visit dad in the chapel of rest and he was presented so perfect and looked peaceful. Everything was taken care of on the day of the funeral and a big thank you to Kevin Hall and his team for their professionalism.   I know this was an upsetting time in our lives but we would truly recommend their services to anyone. Kind regards Betty, Amanda, Tracy, Karen and Family xx

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