Cyril H Lovegrove Funeral Directors

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Cyril H Lovegrove Funeral Directors in Tilehurst, Reading

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About Us

Welcome to Cyril H Lovegrove Funeral Directors in Tilehurst, Reading. We are your local Dignity funeral directors, which means we are dedicated to giving you nothing but the highest standards of funeral care. We are here to help you in any way we can during what we know to be a difficult time.

From church services to woodland and green burials, however you wish to say goodbye, we will always be able to help you . Your well-being is paramount, so you can count on us for all of the support and careful guidance you may need. No request is too big or too small for our compassionate team.

Our Tilehurst funeral directors on School Road was founded in 1988, which means we have experience in caring for the families in our community. We help people from all over north Reading and further afield, including Calcot, Sulham, Norcot, Southcote and beyond.

We want you to know that you are not alone, and that you can call us at any hour of the day on 0118 945 2103.

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

Our Services

At Cyril H Lovegrove Funeral Directors, we understand how special life is with those that you love. For us, every funeral is unique and personal. We have a service to fulfil every wish, with every detail carried out with the same uncompromising quality of care. From a traditional service, to a colourful woodland burial, your options are limitless with our Full Service Funeral. If you have a little more flexibility when it comes to arrangements, then we can provide a Simple Funeral for a lower cost.
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Tailored Funeral Service

Our Tailored Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died. Our service is delivered with expertise and uncompromising compassion. We will care for the deceased with the utmost care and respect in our own professional premises and will take on the responsibility for ensuring every detail is taken care of to the highest standards. You can rely on us to make a difficult time a little easier.
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Simple Funeral

A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.

This kind of service is suitable if you have the flexibility to choose from a limited choice of dates and times for the service and you do not want to have a lot of additional services added to the funeral. You can rest assured that we will never compromise on the care we provide when looking after your loved one.
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Why choose us?

Funeral services with distinction

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Dignified funeral from £1,995 + third party costs
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Providing the highest standards of care
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Expert professionals available 24 hours a day
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High quality facilities

Where to find us


21 School Road Tilehurst Reading RG31 5AR GB

Parking and Directions

We have parking for two vehicles at the rear of our funeral home, as well as a large pay & display car park nearby.
We are located on School Road next door to Tilehurst Veterinary Centre.


Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 0118 945 2103 if you require our services outside of these hours.


Day of the WeekHours
Mon09:00 - 17:00
Tue09:00 - 17:00
Wed09:00 - 17:00
Thu09:00 - 17:00
Fri09:00 - 17:00

Supporting you along the way

What to do when someone dies

What to do when someone dies

It’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.
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Planning a funeral

Planning a funeral

Our 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.
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The funeral service

The day of the funeral

This 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.
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After the funeral

After the funeral

Once the funeral has taken place, there are still a number of things you may need to take care of. From choosing the perfect memorial to dealing with legal matters, we'll offer all the support you need after the funeral.
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Reviews of our services

Rating 5.0
based on 3 Reviews
  • 5.0
    Rating 5.0
    I found that the whole process was much easier as they guided me through each step. They pulled together the necessary people.

    Suggestion were made and all went to plan on the funeral day.
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    Response on behalf of Cyril H Lovegrove Funeral Directors
    Thank you for posting your online review. I am glad we were able to provide you with the support and guidance needed and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
  • 5.0
    Rating 5.0
    Mary from the Tilehurst branch was absolutely wonderful, she made a difficult task a lot easier, I highly recommend them.. from booking the funeral to after the event they have been so professional.
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    Response on behalf of Cyril H Lovegrove Funeral Directors
    Thank you for your online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
  • 5.0
    Rating 5.0
    Excellent,very helpful and kind,everything we asked for was done with no problems.
    The photo of Dad and flower arrangement we received afterwards was a lovely gesture
    and much appreciated.
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    Response on behalf of Cyril H Lovegrove Funeral Directors
    Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.