A.P McDonald Funeral Services

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Family-run, community focused funeral directors in Devizes, Wiltshire, serving the local community with tailored, thoughtful funeral arrangements.

Latest Verified Reviews

Kathryn Chainey 15th Sep 2021

They provided an excellent holistic service to our whole family at a very sad and emotional time. Thank you 

Stephen Parrott 13th Sep 2021

Paul has been excellent all the way through this sad time . Would definitely recommend a p McDonald’s funeral services. Nothing was too much trouble for him to organise for us .

Serena McElhone 29th Aug 2021

Very professional and compassionate. Nothing is too much trouble, very approachable.

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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
28 Maryport Street
Devizes
Wiltshire
SN10 1AG

About Us

A.P McDonald Funeral Services in Devizes, Wiltshire, are a community focused, family-run funeral directors. Ashley and Paul have a combined 19 years experience in the funeral profession and are ready to help in every step of arranging a funeral for your loved one.

You can choose from a range of pre-made funeral packages to suit your budget, and A.P McDonald are happy to offer completely bespoke funerals to fit your loved one's exact wishes. All religious faiths and denominations are welcome as well as humanist and non-religious celebrations of life.

You can choose from a range of coffins, caskets and urns, including traditional hardwoods, wood veneers and eco-friendly materials including wool, bamboo and handwoven willow. There is a fleet of modern funeral transport including limousines and hearses, and you can request unique options such as horse-drawn or motorcycle hearses.

A.P McDonald Funeral Services' funeral home in Devizes has a dedicated chapel of rest where you can spend time with your loved one and comfortable meeting rooms where you can discuss funeral arrangements in peace. It's open during business hours and 24/7 phone support is available.

Get in touch with A.P McDonald today and find out how they can assist you in creating the perfect send off for your loved one.

Latest Obituaries

Anthony   Shields

Anthony Shields

Sep 2021 - Apr 1965

Ann Ivy    Tilley

Ann Ivy Tilley

Apr 1932 - Aug 2021

Kathleen   Parrott

Kathleen Parrott

Aug 2021

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Kathryn Chainey 15th Sep 2021

    They provided an excellent holistic service to our whole family at a very sad and emotional time. Thank you 

  • 5 Stephen Parrott 13th Sep 2021

    Paul has been excellent all the way through this sad time . Would definitely recommend a p McDonald’s funeral services. Nothing was too much trouble for him to organise for us .

  • 5 Serena McElhone 29th Aug 2021

    Very professional and compassionate. Nothing is too much trouble, very approachable.

  • 5 Gordon Pithouse 29th Jul 2021

    Considerate and caring. Paul and Ashley guided us through a difficult period and gave Dad a perfect send off. Would not hesistate to recommend to anyone.

  • 5 Sam Newman 25th Jul 2021

    Ashley and Paul have been amazing! So helpful and so caring! Us girls appreciate everything they have done for us! Thank you x

  • 5 James Ridout 3rd Jun 2021

    A.P McDonald Funeral Services gave my Dad the "Perfect" send off, Every step of our experience with them has been absolutely brilliant. I Highly recommend them.

  • 5 Nick Stokes 2nd May 2021

    Brilliant in every way. Great support and went the extra mile day in, day out, always available, always contactable, nothing too much trouble. Thoroughly recommended

  • 5 Sue Cremin 24th Mar 2021

    From the day my husband passed, I have been looked after and guided through this difficult time with care and understanding. If I needed any advice they were at my side immediately. The drivers were just as understanding and I felt I had a family assisting me not Funeral Directors. They were my guiding light.

  • 5 Elaine Petherick 3rd Mar 2021

    Paul could not have been more helpful. I felt confident and reassured all the way through from the initial meeting to the day of my father's funeral. He was professional and compassionate, nothing was too much trouble. If I had a concern or a question, Paul put my mind at ease with either a phone call or message. I would not hesitate in recommending A.P McDonald Funeral Services.

  • 5 Chloe Carter 22nd Feb 2021

    Honestly the best guys to use in this horrible time. They are there for the family! And have really helped us through this horrible time! So thank you to Paul, Ashley and Sam for everything you do! Xxx

  • 5 Wendy Riordan 21st Dec 2020

    Paul and Ashley were always at the end of the phone or email, very attentive, thought of the things we had forgotten or not considered, but also open to our suggestions and wishes. I hope I will not be in this position again, but if I am, they will be the funeral directors I go to.

  • 5 Stacie Parmenter 21st Nov 2020

    Paul and Ashley have been fabulous so far. So thankful for all their help. I’d recommend them to anyone that (unfortunately ) looses a loved one. 

  • 4 James Hollingsworth 10th Nov 2020

    A.P McDonald Funeral Services were very helpful and attentive throughout the whole process, I would certainly recommend them.

  • 5 Pauline Swainston 26th Oct 2020

    Excellent that's all I can say, I would fully recommend their sevice to anyone, wouldn't go to anybody else.

  • 5 Penny Foster 17th Sep 2020

    Thank you for the very personal and professional way you handled the whole process for us. Nothing was too much trouble right down to the smallest detail. The service was perfect.

  • 5 keith Hegarty 7th Sep 2020

    Not a single negative to say. Excellent service. Paul helped me personally so many times over the past few weeks. Highly recommended. Thanks

  • 5 Daniel Thompson 21st Aug 2020

    A wonderfully personal service at a time when we needed it most. Thanks to Paul and Ashley for their attention to detail and caring nature.

  • 5 Jules Hill 20th May 2020

    We would like to give generous thanks to A.P McDonald Funeral services for their kindness, support and professionalism during a very difficult time after losing our Dad.  Paul and Andy went above and beyond to help make the service run as smoothly as possible, especially as it was during the lockdown.  They are a family run business which made it feel personal and they were always available to talk and offer advice. They made us feel like part of the family.  We wouldn’t hesitate to highly recommend them. 

  • 5 Lisa Taylor 18th Apr 2020

    Paul and Ashley were fantastic from start to finish. Very professional but loving in a very special way unique to them. I put all my faith in them and they guided me through everything in these difficult and unusual circumstances. I can not thank them enough 

  • 5 Sharon Edwards 10th Feb 2020

    Paul could not do enough, he took the strain away from the situation and managed everything for us. I would not hesitate to recommend.

  • 5 Lynda Henderson 3rd Dec 2019

    I was very impressed by how professional and empathetic this company were in dealing with my Father's passing. I would recommend this company to anyone.

  • 5 David Webb 27th Aug 2019

    Paul and his team have been amazing throughout, friendly and very professional, highly recommended 

  • 5 Sandra Jones 27th Aug 2019

    Paul and Ashley supported us as a family with the upmost respect and professionalism.  They took care of our brother like he was one of their own family members, they went above and beyond and I would recommend them to anyone.    

  • 5 Lisa Abrahams 26th May 2019

    Having spoke to several funeral directors I knew A P McDonald was for us. From the moment I started talking to them they made me feel at ease and that they were there for us as a family and not just going through the motions of a business. On the day everything was explained to dad, my brother and myself and time was given at the end of the service for some quiet time with mum and her close family whilst the rest of the visitors awaited outside. I can't thank them enough for the support in which they have given to my dad and myself through this tough time. Even at the end of the service we had a chat and they still offered their support if ever we needed it or if I was concerned for dad they would chat with him. I really can't thank them enough for helping us through such an horrendous time of our life.

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.

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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.

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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.

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Address
28 Maryport Street
Devizes
Wiltshire
SN10 1AG

Latest Verified Reviews

Kathryn Chainey 15th Sep 2021

They provided an excellent holistic service to our whole family at a very sad and emotional time. Thank you 

Stephen Parrott 13th Sep 2021

Paul has been excellent all the way through this sad time . Would definitely recommend a p McDonald’s funeral services. Nothing was too much trouble for him to organise for us .

Serena McElhone 29th Aug 2021

Very professional and compassionate. Nothing is too much trouble, very approachable.

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