\r\n\r\nA.W. Lymn has revealed that one of its longest-standing employees, Dominic Lister, has been shortlisted as a finalist in the AGFD Good Funeral Awards 2022 for the \u2018Funeral Director of the Year\u2019 category.\r\n\r\nLister is a funeral director at the firm\u2019s Bingham branch, having joined the company in 2009 and he has worked for the fifth-generation family firm for over 13 years. He has been shortlisted alongside eight other funeral directors.\r\n\r\nA.W. Lymn said that Lister was nominated for being an \u201coutstanding\u201d funeral director, and that he is known for delivering funerals with \u201ccare, compassion, and expert organisation\u201d.\r\n\r\nThe Association of Green Funeral Directors will be hosting the AGFD Good Funeral Awards 2022 in Stadhampton, Oxford, on 24 September.\r\n\r\nNominations recognise those who have delivered \u201cexceptional service\u201d, launched a new product or service, or \u201cgone above and beyond\u201d within their roles.\r\n\r\nLister said: \u201cI can\u2019t thank my colleagues and the directors at A.W. Lymn enough for giving me the opportunity to shine in my role, develop my skills and hone my offering to customers at every turn, so that I have the time and resource to treat each individual family with the respect and attention they deserve.\r\n\r\n\u201cIt will be a real pleasure to attend the event, representing A.W. Lymn, and I\u2019m excited to congratulate all of the winners at the final.\u201d\r\n\r\nJackie Lymn Rose, director at A.W. Lymn, added: \u201cWe are incredibly proud of Dominic for being shortlisted for such an important award. His work within the community is incredibly commendable, and I am really pleased to be attending the ceremony with him on behalf of the whole company.\r\n\r\n\u201cEveryone at A.W. Lymn will be cheering Dominic on to win this very special award, but regardless, he is already a winner to us, and such a fantastic, supportive, and kind funeral director who is highly regarded by so many families within the community.\u201d\r\n\r\nA.W. Lymn entered the awards five years ago, nominating funeral director Louise Cook at the business\u2019s Long Eaton branch, who has worked for the company since 2003, for over 19 years.