The Co-operative Funeralcare Coventry

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The Heart of England Co-op is an experienced and compassionate funeral director that has helped bereaved families from across Coventry and the surrounding area for more than 180 years.

Latest Verified Reviews

Lesley Plater 28th Jun 2019

Jenny Smyth went out of her way for me and my family we cannot thank her enough for her help and support through this terrible time and she still let me to keep in touch with her thankyou jenny xx

Wayne Lovelock 19th Jun 2019

From start to finish the team at Co-Op funeral care were fantastic.  They showed respect and care.  Lesley at the Lower Holyhead Road branch was so patient and helpful.  She guided me through all that needed to be done.  Thank you so much all. 

Brian Green 17th Jun 2019

Thank you so much to everyone who was involved in the organisation of the funeral of my mum, not just last Thursday itself but beforehand too. Kind regards  Brian and Stephen Green x

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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
11 Lower Holyhead Road
Coventry
West Midlands
CV1 3AX

About Us

The Heart of England Co-op appreciates that you want a truly personalized service that reflects your loved one’s personality and their wishes. That’s why they provide the variety of services that enables you to arrange the personal and fitting tribute that your loved one deserves.

Whether you’re wanting a simple, dignified service or a grand send-off celebrating the life of your loved one, they will help and support you throughout the funeral and memorial arrangements. From European-style caskets to banana leaf coffins and memorial canvas prints to ashes-into-diamond keepsakes, their ability to create personal and meaningful memories makes them one of the most popular funeral directors in the region.

They have helped the bereaved from Coventry and the surrounding area arrange funerals for their loved ones for more than 180 years. And local residents from Coventry continue to contact them because the experience, care and support they provide is renowned across the community.

To find out more about the services they can offer you, contact The Heart of England Co-op today.

Latest Obituaries

James Slevin

Sep 1930 - Jul 2019

Thomas Pearson

Dec 1940 - Jul 2019

Dianne Ardern

Jul 1944 - Jul 2019

Richard John Payne

Sep 1978 - May 2019

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Lesley Plater 28th Jun 2019

    Jenny Smyth went out of her way for me and my family we cannot thank her enough for her help and support through this terrible time and she still let me to keep in touch with her thankyou jenny xx

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience and leave such positive feedback for my colleagues, it is very much appreciated. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Wayne Lovelock 19th Jun 2019

    From start to finish the team at Co-Op funeral care were fantastic.  They showed respect and care.  Lesley at the Lower Holyhead Road branch was so patient and helpful.  She guided me through all that needed to be done.  Thank you so much all. 

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for your kind words, we really appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Brian Green 17th Jun 2019

    Thank you so much to everyone who was involved in the organisation of the funeral of my mum, not just last Thursday itself but beforehand too. Kind regards  Brian and Stephen Green x

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for your kind words, we really appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 4 Gary Dyde 15th Jun 2019

    all good

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much, I know Marie will appreciate your kind comments. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Malcolm Anstee 25th May 2019

    A very difficult and traumatic time for our family was made so much more comforting by Leslie and all the staff . Their absolute concern for every detail and our wishes for Sheila's burial were followed to the enth degree. I (Malc) cannot thank you enough for your help and compasion showed to us throughout all the organisation of this very special funeral. i would not hesitate to advise anyone to use the Co-op should they sadly need them. If i could give you 10 stars i would in my book you are all stars.Thankyou so much for everything, you made a very very sad day into a perfect send off for my wondeful Wife Sheila.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Dear Malc - for us, receiving such a glowing testimonial as this from a client family is one of the most worthwhile outcomes from arranging and conducting a funeral for us. Knowing that we have helped a client family through a difficult time is a tremendous reward and I know my colleagues in Coventry will be humbled by your kind words. Darryl Smith - General Manager
  • 5 Christopher Baker 12th May 2019

    Very professional, helped me through a difficult time with courtesy, understanding and advice. Enabling the service to go as smoothly as possible. Thank you.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Christopher thank you for your kind words, I am glad our colleagues were able to be of service. Darryl Smith - General Manager
  • 5 Eric Hughes 27th Apr 2019

    Very well organised and sympathetic handling of the arrangements. Thank you

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience and leave such positive feedback for my colleagues, it is very much appreciated. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Michael Hudson 16th Apr 2019

    The respect and care recived was well above average and the family wish to thank all concerned. Many thanks

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for your kind words Michael, we really appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Maureen Veronica Robinson 6th Apr 2019

    I had total support from everyone.I couldn't have asked for more sympathy in the loss of my husband. And will always be grateful to the wonderful Jenny who was always there for me.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience and leave such positive feedback for my colleague Jenny, it is very much appreciated. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Ann Titford 5th Apr 2019

    My mum's funeral was arranged and conducted with care and professionalism. Jenny was excellent and helped us through the process with sensitively and humour. Many thanks Ann.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Ann thank you so much for your glowing testimonial, I am so glad that Jenny and her colleagues were able to provide a unique tribute for you and your family at such a sad time. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Jonathan Longbottom 5th Apr 2019

    Thanks so much for all the support I was given Leslie what a credit you are

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you for your kind words, I am glad Lesley, our colleague, was able to help you. Darryl Smith - General Manager
  • 5 Tracy Smith 2nd Apr 2019

    Thank you so much to Jenny and Staff for all the support given to me at this sad time, i wouldnt of got through it without Jenny Smith keeping me strong xxx

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for your kind words, we really appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Lorraine Turner 2nd Apr 2019

    Jenny and the team were amazing .. very professional , but at the same time kind and empathic .. nothing was too much trouble .. and the celebrant Mel - I cannot thank you enough for a wonderful service .. Brian’s final journey could not have been in better hands .. thanks so much to you all.. love from Lorraine 

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience and leave such positive feedback for my colleagues, it is very much appreciated. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Maureen Ferron 30th Mar 2019

    Excellent service from the day I walked into the office Jenny Smyth went above and beyond to look after me and my family I can’t thank her enough and her colleagues once again thank you from myself and my family.

    Darryl Smith replied
    We fully understand the loss of a loved one is an extremely sensitive time for the families we are privileged to serve. We strive to provide the best levels of service possible and we sincerely thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Best wishes, Darryl Smith – General Manager
  • 5 Patricia Whitehouse 30th Mar 2019

    I am so pleased I used the Co-op funeral service for my husband . Very professional, caring and supportive . Jenny and her team looked after me and my family from the start to afterwards . Again Jenny many thanks .

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience and leave such positive feedback for Jenny and our colleagues, it is very much appreciated. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Raymond Taylor 30th Mar 2019

    Thank you for making a difficult time easier. The staff were all so kind and caring and it was very much appreciated on the day and the lead up to the day. Thank you

    Darryl Smith replied
    Many thanks for taking the time to leave us such a positive review, your comments are very much appreciated by us all. Once again thank you. Darryl Smith - General Manager
  • 5 Susan Williams 24th Mar 2019

    We were treated with the utmost respect and compassion by all the team at Co-Op Funeralcare Holyhead Road, Coventry.  We cannot thank Jenny enough for her support, kindness and understanding throughout the whole process.  She certainly made us feel cared for and more importantly cared about our loved one.  Thank you again.  Sue, Natalie & Claire

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much Susan for taking the time to share your experience and leave such positive feedback for Jenny and our colleagues, it is very much appreciated. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Gwendoline Andrew 15th Mar 2019

    Everything was in order for this funeral. All times I/we were treated with warmth and compassion to allow the funeral to go without any hitches. Penny Smyth who we dealt with could not have been any better.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience and leave such positive feedback, it is very much appreciated. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Christina Moore 12th Mar 2019

    The service we received was exemplary. Tom was very helpful, courteous, and professional when helping us to organize the funeral and was prompt and most respectful on the day of the service. Our experience could not have been better.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Christina thank you so much for your glowing testimonial, I am so glad that Tom was able to provide a unique tribute for you and your family at such a sad time. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Bruce Settle 11th Mar 2019

    We were very happy with the service we recieved, the funeral planner, Lesley, was very helpful and we were not rushed in anyway. On the day the staff were attentive, friendly and respectful, thank you.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you for your kind words Bruce, they are very much appreciated and I am glad that our colleague Lesley was able to be of help. Darryl Smith - General Manager.
  • 5 Mary McLaughlin 7th Mar 2019

    Duties carried out very well. One of the family mourners became ill and the staff were very helpful and considerate.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you for you Mary, I am glad we could be of service. Darryl Smith - General Manager.
  • 5 Joy Morley 21st Feb 2019

    So pleased with the excellent service we received. Staff were most helpful with suggestions regarding the service and very accommodating towards our thoughts and ideas at such a difficult time.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Many thanks for taking the time to leave us such a positive review, your comments are very much appreciated by us all. Once again thank you. Darryl Smith - General Manager
  • 5 Stephen Wallman-Durrant 18th Feb 2019

    First class in all respects

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 4 Martin Cooper 15th Feb 2019

    The Co-operative Funeral service was very good, from start to finish. Everyone was very helpful and considerate. The planning went smoothly nothing was to much trouble. The service itself reflected exactly what we wanted.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you so much for your kind words, we really appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. Darryl Smith – General Manager.
  • 5 Susan Green 9th Feb 2019

    We cannot thank Heart of England funeral care enough for the support given at such a difficult time. A special thanks to Lesley who advised us when we needed it and gave us the space and time to make the right choices. Your help meant that mum had the special send off that she deserved and helped us to say goodbye in a manner that will always give us comfort. Thank you again.

    Darryl Smith replied
    Thank you for your kind words, I am glad our colleagues were able to help you. Darryl Smith - General Manager

Address
11 Lower Holyhead Road
Coventry
West Midlands
CV1 3AX

National Association of Funeral Directors

NAFD Members

Latest Verified Reviews

Lesley Plater 28th Jun 2019

Jenny Smyth went out of her way for me and my family we cannot thank her enough for her help and support through this terrible time and she still let me to keep in touch with her thankyou jenny xx

Wayne Lovelock 19th Jun 2019

From start to finish the team at Co-Op funeral care were fantastic.  They showed respect and care.  Lesley at the Lower Holyhead Road branch was so patient and helpful.  She guided me through all that needed to be done.  Thank you so much all. 

Brian Green 17th Jun 2019

Thank you so much to everyone who was involved in the organisation of the funeral of my mum, not just last Thursday itself but beforehand too. Kind regards  Brian and Stephen Green x

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