In respect of our clients confidentiality, all names on the testimonials have been removed.

Originals can be viewed for authenticity at the funeral home.


Dear Michael & Barbara, We want to show our appreciation for looking after Mum.............for making us

feel welcome, comfortable and not in the least bit a nusiance when we visited on several occasions. 

The service you provided was impeccable, making the experience of losing mum a little bit easier.

Your services are to be highly recommended. thank you both.


Dear Michael, On behalf of......and family i would just like to say how grateful we all are for your kind,

compassionate and professional service in dealing with the funeral of Uncle..........you took away the stress

and pressures and guided us through this very difficult time. Your attention to detail was impeccable,

once again grateful thanks.


Dear Barbara & Michael. I would like to thank you both so very much for your help and kindness shown

during my sad time. you both gave me great comfort with your professional expertise, I couldn't of asked for

anymore. God bless you both, you do a wonderful job.


Dear Michael & Barbara, Thank you for all the care and attention we have received over the past few days.

As with mum and Auntie.......everything was done with great dignity and nothing was too much trouble...

with best wishes.


To Mr & Mrs Rea, Myself and all mam's grandchildren wish to say 'Thank you" for the way in which

her funeral was held.You were very kind and understanding, and also have a good sense of humour! Thank you.

Dear Michael, Thank you so much for all you did to make Dads funeral run smoothly, Your calm and friendly

approach was a great comfort and reassurance. Sorry about changing plans so often! It worked out in the end......

the day was a fitting tribute to a wonderful dad. Thank you.


To Michael & Barbara, With many thanks for the very professional & compassionate way you handled the

arrangements for Dads funeral. Your vast experience helped us to negotiate the procedures and people un-rushed,

and you considered all eventualities in an ever changing situation making the day run smooothly. We are very grateful

for everything you did. Mum sends her thanks and best wishes.


Dear Michael & Barbara, Thank you for the excellent service you gave my family after my father passed away. We

certainly gave you many challenges but everything was just perfect.


Dear Michael. From my sister & I a massive thank you for handling all the arrangements so brilliantly. Coping

with my last minute changes with good humour.........but we did it and it helped me enormously to cope with a most

sad event......You displayed the highest standard of your craft.....seriously Michael you turned a heartbreaking time in

life into a very dignified and comforting event for the family and we thank you heartily. 


I want to give you heartfelt thanks on behalf of the family for making a traumatic time much easier to bear, your sensitivity

and understanding was greatlyappreciated by all of us. You delivered an immaculate service, but more than that it seems you

actually became part of our family over the last two weeks”“Thank you for the excellent services………you treat us both

with the greatest respect”

“Many thanks for the high quality care and open kind manner during the recent family bereavement. Also for the

immaculate presentation of my father, and listening to and respecting of the families wishes. Your quiet efficiency on the

actual day was greatly appreciated. In short you provided an excellent professional service” “Thank you for making things

go so smoothly. My family & friends were very impressed”

Dear Michael & Barbara. I wanted to say thank you for all the care and compassion you showed to us all over the past

week. We have all felt that nothing was too muchtrouble and that is exactly what we wanted in our time of sorrow. My son......

said he wanted to thank you for the direction, help and encouragement you gave the four ofthem as pallbearers.

thank you once again.


Dear Michael, Thank you for your help over the past few days...it has been invaluable to have someone calm and efficient

to deal with everything when our heads and hearts have been in pieces. Best Wishes........


To Michael & Staff at Ayton Funeral Service. Thank you so much for all your help, kindness and friendliness given

to us at this difficult time.


“Just a note to say many thanks for all your support….it was greatly appreciated. As I recommended you I was very

pleased to hear all the lovely comments made. I was very proud of you. I sincerely wish you well with your new business.”

“Thank you Michael for all your help and advice during our difficult time and being able to make the right choices.

Because of people like you, it has made it easier…”

“Thank you for your care and attention during this difficult time, we all appreciated the way in which you and your staff

cared for the family….”

Michael & Barbara. Thank you for all your help and the very caring manner shown to us during our very sad loss….you

handled a difficult situation very diplomatically. You did our dad proud, and we could not of asked for anything better.

Everything was so beautiful, you did a first class job. Very well thought out. You are true professionals and we will certainly

recommend you to anyone that asks. Once again, thank you.

Thank you for all your care, understanding and professionalism, before, during and after dads funeral. You helped so

much to get us through a very sad time in our lives.

With much appreciation for all your care, support and professionalism shown to us during this sad time. We could not of

asked for anything more.

We would like to express our sincere thanks for all the help, support and guidance….we can not thank you enough for

your time & patience.

May I take this opportunity to thank yourself and Barbara. We are extremely grateful for gracious manner and excellent

service. Enclosed all our best wishes to you both. With gratitude.

My families and I wish to thank you most sincerely for the way you conducted the funeral of my dear….You were

comforting at all times in all you did. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts. Thank you again.

Thank you for your support and professionalism. We were grateful that you appreciated our need for humour at this

sad time! You and…. gave……a wonderful send off!

Thank you for the superb service you all gave to me and my family.


You and your staff handled what was quite a complicated funeral with professionalism, respectful dignity and impeccable

timing…..the family were most impressed by our planning and arrangements which made for a smooth service and committal…


Dear Michael & Barbara,

Once again, many thanks for your assurance in dealing with the Funeral for ………….it all went very smoothly and

exactly as he would have wanted. Your attention to detail and professionalism assured this….thanks again

Dear Mike,

Myself and the girls would like to thank you most sincerely for every thing you did for us. Kind Regards.

Dear Mike & Barbara,

Thank you very much for all your support and guidance with helping to make arrangements for Dad’s funeral. Being

so friendly, approachable and flexible made the process easier to cope with. Many additional details were taken care of for

us and the arrangements on the day were faultless. Dad would have been very happy with everything you did for us all,

you did him proud. With sincere thanks and best wishes.

Dear Michael & Barbara,

With much appreciation for all your care, support and professionalism, shown to us during this sad time. We could not

have asked for anything more.

Michael & Barbara.

A very special thank you to you both for all the support, guidance and care you gave us through our heartbreaking loss.

With Love.

Dear Michael,

I would like to convey my personal thanks for the perfect service you arranged to say goodbye to…….So many people

have expressed their appreciation, saying it was just right – it really was. Thank you.

To Michael & Barbara

We appreciated how sensitive you were and how helpful

 To Barbara & Michael

 Everything was just as we wished, thanks to your wonderful organisation and planning. Your professionalism and calm

attitude were just what we needed. Nothing seemed to be too much trouble for you, and always friendly and helpful on the

telephone. We are all grateful to you for making such a sad occasion run so smoothly. A special thanks also for the trees,

I can't believe you remembered we'd mentioned wanting to plant some. Kind Regards from us all.