Jack Trotman started the family business over 70 years ago and despite societal shifts, increased connectivity and profound funeral industry changes, one thing has not changed and this is the relevance of the above outlook. We pride ourselves on the utmost care and attention towards our families and their loved one and see this as paramount to the way in which we conduct ourselves.

Therefore, we are pleased with the following testimonials that we have received from clients ranging back since our inception:

“Dear Team, just wanted to say  thank you for much for everything  have done for us. Karron, Lee and colleagues, you were absolutely wonderful and took the pain away to a certain extent to arrange for us something  so difficult”.   

Mrs G. M and Family



 “Thank you so very much for your consideration on our sad loss of our daughter. Lee and the bearers were kindness itself. We could not have wished for better”.       

Mr & Mrs W, Shepton Mallet



“To all at Trotman’s, just a note to say thank you for dealing with us in such a kind manner.   We were very happy with all that you did, it made a very sad day to a very happy one.  Everyone said what a lovely service it was".

J. G.

“Dear Lee, Karron and Team. Thank you so very much for all of your help and support during what has been a difficult time with our dad passing away. All of our dealings with you have been done with ease and empathy, we truly cannot thank you enough. You are a wonderful group of people, Thank you for everything. Much love". 

R. M. & P


“Dear Lee & Karron, on behalf of the family, I would Like to pass on our thanks and gratitude for your professionalism and support both on the day and throughout the process”.

Mrs S, Shepton Mallet


“The family would like to express our gratitude for a very professional and respectful funeral service. From start to finish, we were extremely happy with the interactions between funeral directions and members of the family. Thank you for leaving a memorable last impression".

Mrs M, Shepton Mallet


“To all at Trotman’s, thanks to you all for your help and guidance with the funeral arrangements for Steve. Thank you for looking after both him and u during this difficult time”.   

The G. Family   


“To Lee & Karrron, On behalf of myself, my father and the whole family, I would just like to express sincere thanks for your kindness, compassion and complete professionalism with regard to the funeral arrangements or my mum”. 

Mrs A, Croscombe 


“On behalf of all my family, I would like to thank you for all your excellent service. I shall certainly be recommending you!”   

Mrs H. R.


“Dear Lee & Karron, Thank you for everything you and your team did. This was not something I was expecting to have to arrange at this stage in my life and really appreciate your support, advice and sensitivity at such an awful time”.    

S. J, Shepton Mallet