Deighan's Funeral Parlour

214 reviews

A family-run funeral home in Bolton with a genuine desire to give your loved one the special send off they deserve.

Latest Verified Reviews

Dorrie Pickering 21st May 2024

Fantastic service from start to finish of the process. Every member of staff was unfailingly professional and kind.   Deighan’s made sure the funeral was exactly as  I wanted it.

Michaela Pinkerton 7th May 2024

Made everything so easy at this bad time lovely and friendly people

Diane Wilkins 29th Apr 2024

Respectful, kind, thoughtful and professional from the first phone call to the funeral itself. The celebrant was also so friendly and genuine with the story of our loved one.

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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

81 Mason Street
Bolton
BL6 5RB

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Opening Hours

Day Hours
Monday Open 24 hours
Tuesday Open 24 hours
Wednesday Open 24 hours
Thursday Open 24 hours
Friday Open 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Call: 01204 238393

About Us

Established in 1998, Deighan’s Funeral Parlour in Horwich provides a personal and dignified funeral service. It is proud to be a part of the Bolton community and support local people to arrange the funeral that’s right and fitting.

Shirley Deighan and her small, friendly team have a genuine desire to give your loved one the special send off they deserve. Whether it is a traditional burial or cremation service, or a celebration of life ceremony with thoughtful touches, Deighan’s Funeral Parlour is able to cater to your needs. Additionally, the team is able to arrange veterans funerals, and religious funerals including Catholic, Jewish, Hindu, Muslim and Sikh funerals.

With recently refurbished premises, this funeral directors in Horwich covers all areas of Bolton, and is able to offer a number of additional services to complement your loved one’s funeral. This includes a horse-drawn carriage or choice of other funeral vehicles, memorial jewellery, keepsake urns and a beautiful range of monumental masonry.

Contact Deighan’s Funeral Parlour today to arrange your loved one’s funeral, or to discuss funeral plan options available.

Latest Obituaries

Linda    Close

Linda Close

Oct 1949 - May 2024

Denise Mary    High

Denise Mary High

Jun 1951 - Apr 2024

Anthony    Pickering

Anthony Pickering

Jun 1948 - Apr 2024

Jean   Hart

Jean Hart

Nov 1934 - May 2024

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Dorrie Pickering 21st May 2024

    Fantastic service from start to finish of the process. Every member of staff was unfailingly professional and kind.  
    Deighan’s made sure the funeral was exactly as  I wanted it.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your kind words, Dorrie. It has been an honour and privilege to assist you at this time.
  • 5 Michaela Pinkerton 7th May 2024

    Made everything so easy at this bad time lovely and friendly people

    Shirley Deighan replied
    That is ever so kind of you to say, Michaela. Your family remain in our thoughts at this sad time.
  • 5 Diane Wilkins 29th Apr 2024

    Respectful, kind, thoughtful and professional from the first phone call to the funeral itself. The celebrant was also so friendly and genuine with the story of our loved one.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your kind words, Diane. To know that we have done everything you asked for is such a way is lovely to hear.
  • 5 Lynn Roxborough 17th Apr 2024

    Excellent service, really flexible and helpful and handled sensitively at such a sad time. Every person we spoke to helped, and every question asked was answered promptly- thank you so much.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you Lynn, It was an honour to walk alongside you all during this very difficult time. With 397 people in church for Sean's service was a true testament to how loved he is.
  • 5 Richard Heyes 5th Apr 2024

    Deighan's Funeral Parlour were so kind and very helpful in assisting with my late fathers' funeral. Shirley helped with the funeral arrangements and managed to coordinate the cortege, Church service, interment and the order of service. Nothing was too much trouble and Deighan's helped me give my Dad a very respectful and beautiful send off - one that I'm sure I know he's very proud of. A big massive Thank You with Heartfelt Appreciation to all at Deighan's for making this possible. Love, Peace and Harmony to All.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your kind words, Richard. It was an honour to help send Dad on his way in the best way possible.
  • 5 Robert Heaton 3rd Apr 2024

    Very professional and sympathetic from collection to cremation. Very approachable and nothing was too much trouble. Will definitely use again, but hopefully not too soon 😊

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you, Robert. it was a privilege to be part of Andy's farewell.
  • 5 Elaine Boyle 1st Apr 2024

    Exceptional service from start to finish.
    Nothing was too much trouble.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your kind words, Elaine. The tributes from the family were lovely and very fitting.
  • 5 Lisa Keeble 31st Mar 2024

    The team went above and beyond for us, cannot thsnk them enough, particularly Rai.
    Thank you so much.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you Lisa, It was an honour to walk this road with you.
  • 5 Robert Gilbert 30th Mar 2024

    They are really professional kind and understanding, in your time of need.
    I can not  thank them enough for their excellent help and sensitivity at such a sad time.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you7 for being so kind, Rob. It was a privilege to look after Steph and the family.
  • 5 Christine Parrish 22nd Mar 2024

    We would like to thank all the team at Deighans. Nothing is too much trouble for them. From the minute we met you put us at ease and treated us with kindness and support. The order of service you put together was amazing. Everything was clearly explained and presented in a thoughtful caring manner. I would highly recommend Deighans to everyone they are a truly amazing team. Many thanks and best wishes to them all.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your ever so kind words, Christine. We will ensure the team are told of your feedback.
  • 5 Alban Duckworth 19th Mar 2024

    Could not have been any better .very professional and courteous . Throughout . Helped me all the time . Thank you Alban Duckworth

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you Alban, It was an honour to walk this road with you and the family.
  • 5 Margaret Shaw 11th Mar 2024

    My late mother funeral was carried out with respect dignity and compassion, I could not wish for a better service big thank you to 
    Shirley and Ste from Deighan’s

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you Margaret. It is lovely to read your comments and we will pass your kind words onto the team.
  • 5 Annette Jackson 18th Feb 2024

    Thank you for helping me to give my mum the best send i could without you guys i was clueless...

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you, Annette. It was a privilege to look after Susan and the family.
  • 5 Paula Edwards 10th Feb 2024

    Thoughtful and caring

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your kind words, Paula.
    To see so many people gathered for Alan's Celebration of life was beautiful.
    You remain in our thoughts at this time.
  • 5 Penny Foden 6th Feb 2024

    I cannot give enough praise & thanks to Deighans funeral service . From the first contact  the whole team were compassionate, kind sympathetic, they listened to our requests & delivered 100% . I want to express my gratitude at what is a very sad time losing our mum .

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your kind words, Penny. We have felt privileged to look after mum and the wider family at this difficult time.
  • 5 Angela Arrowsmith 27th Jan 2024

    From the moment I walked in the office I felt looked after, the staff are so professional, caring, friendly and everything you need at a difficult and sad time. They looked after my brother with dignity and care. A very special thank you to Rai for doing the service at Overdale it was just perfect. Thank you all again. X

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for reaching out, Angela.
    Walking this road with you has been an honour and a privilege. You remain in our thoughts at this time.
  • 5 Susan Fokerd 22nd Jan 2024

    Rebecca and Shirley at the Adlington branch supported us wonderfully through the difficult job of arranging and attending out father's funeral.  The were warm, calm and helpful and professional at all times.  

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you Susan.
    Being asked to look after your father and to look after you and the family was an honour.
  • 5 Janet Harrison 21st Jan 2024

    From my initial phone call to Shirley right the way through to the service itself they could not have been kinder or more professional. Ryan put me at my ease and explained everything thoroughly and Rai did a fantastic job on the day...I had loads of comments from family and friends about how good he was. Thank you Deighans.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your kind words Janet.
    Being able to guide and support you and the family was a privilege.
  • 5 Susan Hough 14th Jan 2024

    Thankyou Shirley , Rebecca, Rai all so very much for the kindness and support you showed to the family at this difficult time , Are Dad's tribute was just perfect and done with love Thankyou.x

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Many thanks Susan.
    It was wonderful to learn so much about David and bring the funeral and service to fruition.
  • 5 David Green 14th Jan 2024

    It isn’t often that you need this service, but the one provided by the Deighan Team was just what l needed. 
    I would recommend them to others at the time of their loss, as much of the heartache is dealt with very professionally. Dave Green

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you, David.
    Being able to support you all at this sad time was a privilege that we don't take for granted.
  • 5 Mick King 27th Dec 2023

    All the staff were very sympathetic and courteous .1 st class

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your kind words, Mick.
    We continue to think of you and the family at this time.
  • 5 Paul Roden 16th Dec 2023

    The whole experience was thoughtful, caring and supportive, with creative ideas to help make the funeral a unique day. The entire team were very helpful and made a very difficult time more manageable. Particular thanks to Ryan who supported us all the way through with his caring and professional approach and Rebecca who's excellent admin support ensured that we achieved challenging deadlines without any compromises to our wishes. Thank-you to all at Deighan's a wonderful family business.

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for reaching out, Paul.
    From the very start, it was a privilege to take care of Dennis and the family.
    Please do look after yourselves and take care of eachother.
  • 5 Dennis Miller 12th Dec 2023

    Absolutely top class they go above and beyond to make the funeral a special memorable day .

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your review, Dennis.
    It has been an honour to look after Gwen and the family.
  • 5 Yvonne Rennison-Stone 11th Dec 2023

    Professional and respectful at every step. Thank you 

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you for your kind words, Yvonne. Looking after you as a family and mum and been a privilege.
  • 5 John Derbyshire 4th Nov 2023

    Very understanding on our individual circumstances, to give mum a very tasteful and respectful service 

    Shirley Deighan replied
    Thank you, John. it has been an honour to walk this road alongside you.

Address
81 Mason Street
Bolton
BL6 5RB

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Opening Hours

Day Hours
Monday Open 24 hours
Tuesday Open 24 hours
Wednesday Open 24 hours
Thursday Open 24 hours
Friday Open 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours

Latest Verified Reviews

Dorrie Pickering 21st May 2024

Fantastic service from start to finish of the process. Every member of staff was unfailingly professional and kind.   Deighan’s made sure the funeral was exactly as  I wanted it.

Michaela Pinkerton 7th May 2024

Made everything so easy at this bad time lovely and friendly people

Diane Wilkins 29th Apr 2024

Respectful, kind, thoughtful and professional from the first phone call to the funeral itself. The celebrant was also so friendly and genuine with the story of our loved one.

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