Professional funeral services in Harrow
Our dignified funeral services in Harrow
Whether you are looking for a truly bespoke commemoration or something a little more simple and understated, we can help. Below you will find details of our attended and unattended funerals in Harrow, and if you’d like to know more about these and the support we can offer you at this difficult time, please don’t hesitate to call us on 020 8422 1688.
Our Funeral Services
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.Find out more
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.From£995(Includes cost of cremation).(Includes cost of cremation).Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.Find out more
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.From£1,995plus £1,012 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.plus £1,012 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
Comparing different funeral services
Rest assured that both you and your loved one will receive the same, high quality of care that we pride ourselves on, regardless of which option you choose.
- Be cared for by our experienced and professionally trained staff
- Lay at peace in our climate-controlled mortuary, where they will receive continuous care
- Be treated with the respect and dignity that we are known for
|Unattended Funeral||Attended Funeral|
|Service details||An unattended cremation without a service||A service held at the place of committal, at a date and time to suit you. Services can be held at a separate location prior to committal at an additional cost|
|Our optional embalming service||✖||Available at an additional cost|
|Dressing your loved one in their own clothes||Gown only||✔|
|Visiting your loved one once they are in our care||✖||✔|
Additional cost for visits outside office hours
|The reception of your loved one into a home or place of worship prior to the funeral||✖||Available at an additional cost|
|The use of a hearse||Private ambulance||✔|
|The use of a limousine||✖||Available at an additional cost|
|A personalised funeral procession||✖||Available at an additional cost|
|An unlimited mourner attendance at the service (up to service venue capacity)||✖||✔|
|The attendance of a Funeral Director||✖||✔|
|The arrangement of services, such as arranging a minister, officiant and organist on your behalf||✖||✔|
|The organisation of additional services, like flowers, obituaries and the collection of donations on your behalf||✖||Available at an additional cost|
|A choice of committal location||✖||✔|
|The attendance of mourners at the committal||✖||✔|
|The delivery of ashes within 20 miles||To be organised between you and the crematorium||Available at an additional cost|
Additional cost for visits outside office hours
For care and support at this difficult time, visit our Harrow funeral home.
What can J A Massey & Sons Funeral Directors do for you?
The support begins right from the moment you first contact us. We will guide you through each step, from registering the death and other legal documentation, to the choices available for the funeral itself. This support continues up to the day of the funeral and beyond.
We take care of the administrative burden so that you can concentrate on the needs of yourself and your family at this emotional time.
We are experts in arranging funerals for all faiths and cultures. Every member of our team will act in accordance with your specific wishes.
We will take care of the collection and transportation of your loved one and allow them to rest in peace in our state-of-the-art, climate-controlled facilities.
Once we have this information and have supported you through the decision making process, we will liaise with all third parties and make the necessary arrangements on your behalf. This includes the provision of cars, stationery, memorials and every other detail necessary to create a fitting farewell to the person who has died.
We regularly partake in several local events and work closely with charities. We have taken part in events such as St Luke's Hospice Walk, worked alongside Harrow Bereavement Care and aided the British Legion to provide further care to our local families.
Frequently asked questions
When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.
The average cost of a cremation funeral in the UK is £3,744. However, this will vary according to location and other factors. Talk to your local funeral director to get a better idea of costs for the type of service you require.
The average cost of a burial in the UK is £4,798. This comprises burial charges, minister or celebrant fees, and funeral director fees. This cost does vary by location, your local funeral director will be able to give you a better understanding of costs.
Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.
You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.
Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.