Clarabut & Plumbe Funeral Directors, Kempston
About our Kempston funeral home
Our dedicated funeral professionals are always on hand to help make things a little bit easier for you. Your wellbeing is of utmost importance to us, and you will be treated with kindness and compassion every step of the way.
We understand how difficult it can be to arrange a funeral, and we want to offer you our full support. If you need any advice or guidance, you can reach us by telephone 24 hours a day.
What we offer
- Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
- Arrangements that are tailored to meet your family's needs
- Local expertise and knowledge
- Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
- Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
- Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
- Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
- Memorials and tributes
- Prepaid funeral plans
Funeral Services with distinction
Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
Our funeral services
If you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary funeral with a service, you should consider our Attended Funeral. If you want us to arrange a simple cremation without mourners present, our Unattended Funeral may better suit your needs.
View our Standardised Price List, Additional Options Price List and Crematoria Price List.
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.Find out more
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.From£995(Includes cost of cremation).(Includes cost of cremation).Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.Find out more
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.From£1,995plus £1,213 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.plus £1,213 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
Where to find us
Directions and Parking
There is parking behind the funeral home. The entrance is on Beatrice Street.
Funeral Home Opening Times
|Day of the Week||Hours|
|Monday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Tuesday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Wednesday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Thursday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Friday||09:00 - 17:00|
24 Hour Availability
Supporting you along the way
What to do when someone diesIt’s perfectly normal to be unsure of what you need to do following the death of a loved one. These step-by-step guides will carefully explain everything you need to when someone dies, helping you through each stage of the process.Find out more
Planning a funeralOur guides on planning a funeral will ensure your loved one's send off is a personal and unique celebration of their life. We will explain how our Funeral Directors will help you plan a funeral service and support you at every stage.Find out more
The day of the funeralThis guide will explain what happens at a funeral; including the funeral procession, funeral service, committal service and the wake. We will be here to help you through every step of the journey.Find out more
Frequently asked questions
When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.
You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.
Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.
If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.
Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.
Reviews of our services
Rona I hope that the lady’s name she. So helpful my little lad is only 5 he missed his granddad so much she gave us a beautiful book about what happened so little children can understand Oscar loves that book he took it to school and know the school are getting them thank you so much
I am so grateful for all ur help I wouldn’t of got through this if I didn’t have you helping me u see I never wanted my dad in his coffin but they didn’t mind even though it would be extra work for them honestly if you ever need a undertaker plz take it from someone that’s used them before they go that extra mile day or night Monday to Sunday plus to me that’s what helped me knowing my mum and dad was safe and well looked after until I said good bye 💋
Peter recommended Eugene to us and I am so glad I followed his advice. The service, although sad, was made so much easier by his humour and lighthearted means of delivery and his ability to make everyone think he knew Dad.
I close friend of mine has asked for Eugene's details for when he father passes, which is a great compliment.
Thank you to all staff for your help in laying Dad to rest.
Even three weeks after the funeral, I am receiving phone calls from different areas of your company to advise that people are there if we need anything at all, which is so nice.
The funeral director also made suggestions that I would never have thought of at the time, like burying Dad's ashes (they are going in the plot with Mum's) and he suggested doing them on their wedding anniversary which also happens to be Mother's Day, which we thought would be a lovely idea.
If I was ever asked to recommend a funeral director it would definitely be Clarabut & Plumbe.
Thank you so much for the excellent attention, care and service we received.