519 Victoria Street East
Alliston, ON L9R 1K1
Phone: 705-435-3535
Fax:

Immediate Need

If you have immediate need of our services, we're available for you 24 hours a day.

Pre-Arrangement

A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.

Obituaries & Tributes

It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.
Our Valued Staff

Our Valued Staff

We understand how difficult it is when someone we love passes away. Our compassionate and caring team work hard each and every day to make sure that the members of our community and beyond are taken care of during such a difficult time. For advice on what to do when a loved one is dying, making funeral arrangements, pre-arranging your own funeral, or anything else, please feel free to contact us, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

We promise to work with you and your family in your time of need to create the perfect memorial service for your loved one. We will be here for you today, as well as tomorrow.


Grant J. Drury, Owner/Managing Funeral Director
Email: druryfc@bellnet.ca
Office Phone: 705-435-3535

Grant has been a life long resident of Alliston. He received his funeral director's license in 1991 from Humber College . Grant's family comes from Alliston and the Drury name is one of the first five that settled in Alliston. Grant has 2 sons, Gavin and Sullivan. He believes that compassion, respect and fairness should not just be words in an advertisement but something you stand behind everyday.

Gavin Wills-Drury, Funeral Director
Email: druryfc@bellnet.ca
Office Phone: 705-435-3535

Gavin is the eldest son of Grant and Shelle .  As a graduate of Humber College  Gavin became licensed as a Funeral Director in August of 2016.  Gavin looks forward to serving his community for many years to come.

Patricia Ackert-Bryant, Licensed Funeral Director
Email: druryfc@bellnet.ca
Office Phone: 705-435-3535

Patricia "Trish" Ackert-Bryant was raised in Northern Ontario (Holtyre) and has been an Alliston resident for more than 20 years. With a background in the service industry and a diploma from Georgian College in Tourism Management, Trish continued her education and received her Funeral Director's License from Humber College in 2005. Working at a funeral home in Scarborough gave Trish valuable education and experience, diverse in culture and tradition. Trish believes that by continuing her education she is better able to assist families, helping them to create a meaningful final tribute for their family member. We are incredibly lucky to have Trish as part of the Drury Funeral Centre family.

Larry Brolley, Funeral Director's Assistant
Email: druryfc@bellnet.ca
Office Phone: 705-435-3535

Larry is a life-long resident of Essa township where he lives with his amazing wife, Anne. He was a long-time member of Cookstown Presbyterian Church until Living Faith Presbyterian Church (Baxter) was established in 2004 where he serves as Pastoral Care Coordinator. Larry attended Banting Memorial High School in Alliston a few moons ago. He has worked for 15 years in funeral services; Grant has been privileged to work 14 of those years with him.

Shelle Wills-Drury, Administrative Staff
Email: druryfc@bellnet.ca
Office Phone: 705-435-3535

Shelle and Grant are the owners of Drury Funeral Centre and they have 2 wonderful boys: Gavin and Sullivan. Shelle is responsible for all of the decorating in the funeral centre, ensuring we are in season and looking amazing. She enjoys volunteering for her sons' hockey teams and at St. Paul's School. She knows she is blessed to have the friends and family who helped make this long awaited dream come true.

Sullivan Wills-Drury, Daily Maintenance

Sullivan is the son of Shelle and Grant. He will assist, on occasion, in the day to day maintenance of the Drury Funeral Centre. He currently attends St. Thomas Aquinas High School.