Hambrook & Johns Funeral Directors, Dover
About our Dover funeral home
We are committed to making a difficult time a little easier for you and your family. That is why, as a compassionate funeral directors, the care we offer does not begin and end with the arrangement of the funeral.
You will receive our support and guidance throughout and we will always be available to help ease any of the concerns you may have. Whether these are about the loss of your loved one or aspects of the funeral, we are here to help.
It is important to us that we get the manner in which you want to say goodbye absolutely right. Whether it is a traditional send off or something more contemporary and unique, we will endeavour to tailor the ceremony to meet your specific wishes.
Our funeral home is located on Dover’s Beaconsfield Avenue, with out position making us easily accessible to nearby villages in this corner of Kent, including Shepherdswell, St Margaret’s at Cliffe, Temple Ewell and Whitfield.
Hambrook & Johns Funeral Directors is here when you need us. There will be somebody ready to listen and offer comfort any time of the day or night. To arrange a heartfelt funeral for your loved one,
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 £1,256 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.plus £1,256 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
We have one parking space in front of our branch, and there is parking available on Beaconsfield Avenue.
Funeral Home Opening Times
|Day of the Week||Hours|
|Monday||09:00 - 15:00|
|Tuesday||09:00 - 15:00|
|Wednesday||09:00 - 15:00|
|Thursday||09:00 - 15:00|
|Friday||09:00 - 15:00|
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
Beth at Hambrook & John’s funeral Directors Dover handled are plan from start to finish ,we were so glad of her experience and full guidance of of all the proceeding we were going to meet on the way, especially with Corvid 19 new guidelines.
On the day Carol and her team took charge of the ceremony’s with the same expertise as shown by Beth
From chapel to burial. She show great understanding of are wishes and showed my Mum great respect.
There was not one hitch on the day
We were not rushed at any time
They are a excellent and professional
Team I have no problems recommending this team to any one
For a funeral Thank you
On the day of the funeral everything went just as agreed and the care for me and and all mum's family continued throughout. Thank you - again you know who you are - for making it possible for the wonderful staff at mum's care home to say their final goodbyes to her. My sister said that mark of respect was beautiful and moving. Thank you.