F A Albin & Sons’ funeral homes provide dignified funerals to families all across the South London and Kent areas, including in Bexley, Bromley, Lewisham and Sydenham. Our funeral directors pride themselves on their sympathetic and compassionate approach to customer care. If you’ve recently lost a loved one, you want time and space to grieve appropriately. We won’t intrude, and will be ready to help you make arrangements as and when you’re ready.
Below we’ve listed a number of ways in which our funeral homes can assist you following the death of a family member or friend. If you would like to discuss any of the below in further detail, call us on 020 7237 3637. Alternatively, visit one of our funeral parlours near Lewisham, Bexley, Bromley and Sydenham.
If you’re unsure whether you can afford an F A Albin & Sons funeral, rest assured we tailor costs to individual clients. We carry out basic cost budget services, package funerals and services for the D.W.P, local authorities and hospitals. However, we’ve also organised grandiose, high profile celebrity and military funerals. Whatever your needs and budget, we can assist you, whether it’s a lavish ceremony or a more humble affair.
Our team of experienced funeral directors can provide you with advice following the death of a loved one. We will help you through the process, providing you with guidance on the death registration process, funeral planning (including different types of funerals), and informing you of any grants that may be available for you to fund the deceased’s service with.
F A Albin & Sons can take a load off your shoulders as you mourn your loved one’s passing. Our funeral directors will make arrangements on your behalf with ministers, clergy, cemeteries and crematoriums around Bexley, Bromley, Lewisham and Sydenham, alongside any other third parties that may be involved in funerals, such as musicians. They will advise you on options relating to the services you select and provide you with a fully itemised cost estimate. The Albin team is available 24 hours a day, all week round, so there’s always someone to speak with should you need to.
Albin Memorial Garden
Our memorial garden in Bermondsey is a place where local people can pay respect to those they have known and loved after their respective funerals. There are a large number of memorials in our garden, from simple plaques to more elaborate structures. We would be very happy if you chose to place a memorial in our garden, as it is a serene place for families and friends to head to recall fond memories of the dear departed.
The garden is open from 9:00am to 5:00pm on weekdays and from 9:00am to 2:00pm on Saturday. On Sundays and bank holidays, it is open from 10:00am to 12:00pm. Strong local transport links means it’s just a short journey from areas in which our funeral homes stand, including Bexley, Bromley, Lewisham and Sydenham.
Pre-Arranged Funeral Trust
F A Albin & Sons’ Pre-Arranged Funeral Trust delivers two plans, the Laurel Plan and the Foresight Plan. The former plan allows you to plan and pre-pay for all sorts of funerals, from the simple to the complex. This plan is engineered to give you and your loved ones peace of mind. The latter plan is free and enables you to record your own funeral wishes, so that your family can be made aware of what you’d like at the time of need. Our funeral directors arrange a private consultation with you, then record and file any instructions. During this process, specialists at our funeral parlours can also help you arrange a Will, if you have yet to do so.
As well as our funeral parlours in and around the Bexley, Bromley, Lewisham and Sydenham areas, we operate an international funeral business named Albin International. This arm deals with deaths that occur overseas or if a deceased person in the UK needs to be repatriated. Our team of funeral directors is multi-lingual, and can assist with repatriations to and from any nation. If you require any advice or help with the repatriation process, do not hesitate to contact our international business on 020 7313 6920 and we will labour to ensure it is as stress-free and streamlined as possible.
Will Writing Advice and Assistance
Our funeral homes a service which includes advice and help with drafting a simple Last Will and Testament. We will help you figure out the appointment of executors and guardians, division of property and personal bequests. If it is an especially complex will you need written, our funeral directors will recommend you solicitors to assist you in the process.