From people who have planned and experienced services here.

We receive many letters from the families we've served, thanking us for our caring ways during their time of loss. Their words warm our hearts, and speak to you of our professionalism, compassion, and the true value of the services we provide.

“During a painful time in our lives we came to you to help us with a final farewell to our brother, Dwayne. We found a family at your office that helped us say goodbye with grace and beauty. The service you helped us put together was beautiful and reflective of the beautiful soul that was put to rest. Thank you for all your kindness.”

S. T. & M.T. January 30, 2018

“Dear Chuck, On behalf of the family of (name omitted for privacy) I would like to thank you and the entire staff of Diuguid Funeral Service for your professionalism, care and compassion. The loss of a loved one is never easy but during this difficult time is was comforting to know all the funeral arrangements were handled in a first class manner. The Lynchburg areas is fortunate to have your services. Sincerely, RJS”

R.J.S March 07, 2017

“Just a short note to say thank you for the Veteran's Appreciation Cookout. You and your staff did an awesome job. I think I speak for all those veterans and their families that attended, we truly are blessed to have people like yourselves that respect and honor our Military People. God Bless you and thanks again for what you do. Respectfully, Veteran US. Army”

G.K. December 02, 2016

“" Just had to let you and your staff know how much we appreciate all the planning and work that went into giving our Veterans such a wonderful Saturday afternoon. The food was delicious and we enjoyed the fellowship with so many interesting people. It was nice to have good "LIVE" music on top of everything else. Thanks for a job well done - - - you all are really special! "”

SLJ May 05, 2016

“"Thank you so much for all you did when I prearranged Dave's funeral and of course when his funeral arrived so closely to the prearrangement. Words cannot fully express how you and all of your staff helped me through this very difficult time. If a funeral can be classified as "beautiful" this one was? It brought peace to me in many ways. "”

T May 07, 2013

“" ..... Thank you for all you did to help my father and uncles plan my grandfather's service. Everyone at Diuguid was so sweet and helpful. Your hard work and eye for detail helped create a beautiful memorial for a very special man."”

HT April 13, 2016

“"I want to thank you for making a sad situation more bearable.. You have been patient and understanding with everything. I never knew planning a funeral could be so easy. Thanks from me and my whole family from the bottom of our hearts." ”

BM February 06, 2015

“"...Thank you and your staff for the wonderful job you did in handling my mother's preparations and funeral. You all exhibited compassion and professionalism in servicing my family... only loving souls could begin to comprehend just how much that meant... to do what you do, day in and day out, is a true calling and you do it exceptionally well. May God bless you and those you love."”

SP December 05, 2014

“".... most of all (we thank you) for your professional expertise and personal compassion at a time when comfort is most needed. Our family was complimentary of you (funeral director) and the service." ”

NT February 20, 2014

“"On behalf of the family, I want to express our appreciation for your caring and professional services. Thank you for your kindness and patience ... as we sought to honor our loved one." ”


“"Just had to let you and your staff know how much we appreciate all the planning and work that went into giving our Veterans such a wonderful Saturday afternoon (cookout). Thanks for a job well done--you all are really special !" ”

SLJ September 23, 2013

“"Thank you for the extra kindness, thoughtfullness and caring you showed our family. May God bless you." ”

TP December 04, 2013

“"We can't truly express our appreciation for the wonderful service you provided for my brother and our family. It meant so much to us that you could personalize it about my brother and the person he was. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts." ”

TJM December 02, 2013

“"You went above and beyond my expectaion and words can not express my appreciation."”

DK December 12, 2013

“"Thanks for inviting me to "Tea at Ten" (support group). I enjoyed being with other people who were grief stricken like me and trying to get throught it." ”

CM September 13, 2013

“" I wanted to let you know that I received the video of my mother's service. It was a wonderful surprise and I can't tell you how much it means to me to have that to share with my two boys who were unable to make it to the service. Thank you very much for the wonderful gift and for all of the effort that was put into making my parents visitation, service and burial the perfect end to two beautiful lives."”


“"Thank you for your kindness to me and my family during our time of loss. The Diuguid staff was more than accommodating, and we want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts. Your assistance and care was so much appreciated. Thank you so much."”

The King family

“" We just want to let you all know how much we appreciate how easy you made the process. Everyone was so caring and nice! Thank you so much!! God bless! "”

Stanley Family

“"I could not ask for anything better than the way you handled Lloyd's visitation and his funeral service."”

B.S. March 08, 2013

“"Our family certainly appreciated the care and assistance of Diuguid Funeral Service when we lost our mother in December, She was the last of the Diuguid generation in Lynchburg."”

N.P. February 16, 2013