Each and every one of our funeral homes across the UK will offer a professional and caring service, fully understanding your cultural and religious requirements. Dignity works with people from any religion, faith and background and our professional Funeral Directors will provide you with further information on religious funeral arrangements when you speak to them.
Religious funerals often bring friends and family together to mark the passing of someone who was important to them. The decision of cremation or burial may be dictated by religious beliefs or may simply reflect the wishes of a loved one before they passed away.
If you are arranging a religious funeral, the service can be as flexible as you like. It may be held in a place of worship, though it can also take place at a crematorium or alternative location. The service may be led by a religious leader and could include prayers, hymns or any religious readings. Whatever the faith of your loved one, we can accommodate for a fitting religious funeral service and we offer facilities for ritual washing, if needed.
We have created a series of guides which offer further information about different religious funerals and their customs
Learn more about Catholic and Church of England funeral services
Christian funeral services
Learn more about Islamic burials and what happens at a Muslim funeral service
Islamic funeral services
Learn more about what happens at a Jewish funeral service and burial
Jewish funeral services
Learn more about Hindu death rituals and the cremation process
Hindu funeral services
Learn more about Buddhist death rituals and what happens at a Buddhist funeral service
Buddhist funeral services
Learn more about Sikh cremations and what happens at a Sikh funeral service
Sikh funeral services
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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We will arrange a funeral which is unique to your loved one and support you through one of the most difficult times of your life
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