Serving Kent and beyond

 

Albany Funerals is an award-winning, affordable and independent funeral provider, bringing the highest standards of service to families across the whole of Kent, and beyond. Recommended in the Good Funeral Guide and led by Jo Loveridge, we have grown significantly over the last eight years as more and more families recommend how we work to others. At a time when it’s extremely hard to think clearly, our expertise is in helping you to understand all the options available to you, so that the funeral is the very best it can be. Being independent of the big chains means we can offer the best care, value and ethics without compromise.

Our Funerals

Traditional Funerals

The best of traditional practice combined with excellent service and all in the most personal of ways

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Modern Funerals

Innovative celebrations of life at beautiful venues in addition to more traditional venues such as crematorium and church.

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Low Cost Funerals

There are helpful and simple options which not only save money but offer an excellent way of having a funeral

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Why we are different

Recognised nationally by The Good Funeral Awards and Natwest Everywoman Awards for exceptional service

Being independent of the big chains means we can offer the best care, value and ethics without compromise

Transparent prices and campaigning to end Funeral Poverty as Member of Fair Funerals

Offering Traditional, Modern and Low-Cost funerals and the best of traditional practice combined with fresh thinking

Covering the whole county, from Tunbridge Wells to Maidstone, Sevenoaks to Canterbury, Ashord to Dover, and further afield

Jo started Albany Funerals determined that Kent would have a Funeral Director whose service is rooted in honesty and integrity

Watch our 2016 Balloon Release

Each year we hold our Balloon Release event, attended by hundreds of families and friends who we have served. Here is a short video from October 1st 2016 when Albany Funerals had its Annual Balloon Release to give those who are grieving an opportunity to remember loved ones and raise money for charity. It was a special day.

Support

Arranging a funeral or facing life without someone we love prompts many questions and challenges. This section is our resource area to give you helpful information to help guide you forward.

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News

Here you'll find thoughts from the Albany team and links to helpful articles to help you plan the right funeral or to support you in your grief.

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What our Customers say...

Upon my brother's death we felt a great vacuum and sadness in our lives and the thought of choosing a Funeral Director was an unwelcome necessity but an obviously important one. We had attended a funeral earlier that year and I was impressed at the smoothness of the proceedings. I found out it...
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Albany Funerals looked after my father's funeral in November 2014 and the care and sensitivity with which Jo handled matters for us and supported the family was exemplary. Jo manages to tread the perfect line between professionalism and compassion and during the time she helped us made me...
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We had never had to contact a Funeral Director before so wasn't really sure where to start. My father had left fairly specific instructions as to the sort of funeral he wanted. We spoke to a few Funeral Directors who were very polite but we felt that they were more interested in us fitting in...
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Get in Touch

Please feel free to contact us at any time, whether to discuss your options, to seek our advice or to simply ask any questions you might have.

We regularly serve the whole of Kent and also more widely across the UK when requested.

Our new branch in Great Chart, just outside of Ashford Is now open. Please contact us on either number for information.

Albany Funerals

Maidstone Branch
669 Loose Road,
Maidstone,
Kent ME15 9UX
01622 746 688

Ashford Branch
1, New Street Farm,
Chilmington Green Road,
Great Chart,
Ashford, TN23 3DL
01233 650 746
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