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
From start to finish, we were guided through this most difficult time with care and compassion.
Lorraine A, March 2019
All staff acted in a professional and caring manner. Very impressed with the service provided at all times.
Keith T, March 2019
From first visit through to the day of funeral we received excellent service with personal and professional touch.
Julie A, March 2019
Very pleased with the lovely service we received. Everything went smoothly and our wishes were taken into consideration.
Helen H, March 2019
Excellent service, couldn’t fault anything. Everything went to plan and the staff were very helpful, kind and thoughtful.
Jillian C, February 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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