R. Gwinnell & Sons - Services

Services

At R. Gwinnell & Sons, we offer a full range of services from our funeral parlours in Colchester, Clacton, Dovercourt, Hadleigh, Ipswich, Manningtree and Thorpe-le-soken, Walton as well as A.R. Clarke in Halstead. Our company’s services include:

  • The removal of the deceased from a local address (24 hours a day)
  • Presentation of the deceased
  • The provision of a coffin of your choice
  • The use of our Chapel of Rest where you can view your loved one in private
  • Confirmation with all third parties, including church or crematorium, in connection with the funeral arrangements
  • The provision of our Rolls-Royce hearse to transport the deceased to the funeral
  • A Rolls-Royce limousine to transport the family
  • The pall bearers and attendances
  • Administration of all charitable donations
  • Detailing of all floral tributes
  • Professional advice and guidance regarding e.g. registration of death, Coroner’s involvement (when required), newspaper announcements, service sheets and memorial cards, plus memorials

Please view our online galleries to help you choose a coffin, casket or urn, see our transport options including both silver and black fleets of Rolls-Royce hearses and limousines, plus you can view our selection of headstones and monuments.

  • Our family and friends were very impressed by the whole handling of the funeral and with your team who were extremely helpful throughout.

    D. G., Thorpe-le-Soken
  • On behalf of my family, we would like to thank you for making our mother's funeral so special. We feel you went the extra mile for us. My mother would have been so proud.

    L. S., Colchester
  • The family and I thank you for the sympathetic and professional way you and your employees dealt with everything. I have no hesitation in recommending your services to others.

    S. G., Colchester
  • Thank you for my parents’ headstone. I could not be more happy with what you have done.

    T. R., Clacton
  • I really appreciated how kind you were to us at a very difficult time and also how lovely the whole team were on the day of the funeral.

    T. S., Hadleigh
  • Thank you for making our mums last journey really special. You Enabled us to do mum proud and give her the send off she deserved.

    The Lines Family, Colchester