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Planning a funeral service

Planning a funeral is a vital part of the funeral process, to create a bespoke and unique send-off. There are a range details to consider, from arranging funeral transport, to choosing a coffin, to music and readings for the service. This article will guide you through the process of planning a funeral service.

This step-by-step guide will take you through the things you need to do when planning a funeral:

  • Planning a funeral ahead of time
  • Choose a type of service
  • Pick a venue and date for the service
  • Planning a religious funeral
  • Planning a non-religious funeral
  • Consider what type of coffin you want
  • Include music and readings
  • Create an order of service
  • Consider flowers or charitable donations
  • Arrange funeral transport
  • Write an obituary
  • Organise a wake
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