Arranging a funeral for a loved one can be extremely difficult, especially given the emotional stress many people are under when someone sadly passes away.
These steps will help you arrange a funeral for a loved one, from the moment they pass away to making all of the necessary funeral arrangements:
If you need help arranging a funeral, these useful guides will support and advise you at every stage
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Learn more about different types of funeral, from traditional religious and non-religious services to alternative funerals
Types of funeral
The choices available to you are limitless. We are able to accommodate your requirements and create a tailored funeral for your loved one
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This section will guide you through planning a fitting funeral service for a loved one, from choosing a coffin to writing a memorable eulogy
How to plan a funeral
This guide provides a breakdown of funeral costs, from funeral director fees to optional extras such as flowers and memorials
This guide will explain what happens at a funeral; including the funeral procession, funeral service, committal service and the wake
What happens at a funeral?
A funeral is a very personal event and people often have different requirements. We will do everything we can to ensure your needs are met and that you can arrange the funeral you want for a loved one.
At Dignity, we will guide you through all of the available options and what costs are involved. We recognise that there is a lot to think about, so if you do need assistance when making the funeral arrangements, our caring funeral professionals will offer you all the support you need.
Whatever is required, we will endeavour to deliver.
Families choose us because the little details matter to us just as much as they matter to you
The compassion and helpfulness we received made a trying time as stress free as we could have wished for.
Patrick O, January 2019
The service we received was exceptional. Staff were, at all times, quiet, calm, respectful and understanding.
Joanna R, January 2019
Outstanding service; complete care and consideration for us, paired with seamless organisation and execution.
Paul B, January 2019
All my special requests were attended to and delivered in a most sincere way which was so comforting at such a sad time.
Alex M, January 2019
I would greatly recommend this company to anyone, we feel like we have made new friends. Can’t rate them highly enough.
Keith K, January 2019
We are honoured to serve over 800 local communities across the UK; our Funeral Directors are here to advise and support you, wherever you are and whenever you need us.
Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our funeral services with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise. You may wish to discuss your requirements face-to-face at our premises or your own home, the choice is completely up to you.
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