Funeral planning: What to do next?

Once you have arranged the date and place of the funeral you can send out the invitations and consider placing a notice of details in the newspaper. 

More funeral plans

  • Music, hymns and readings for the service
  • Who to ask to deliver the eulogy
  • Flowers for the funeral
  • Stationery, including service booklets, thank-you cards and maps
  • Preference for flower tributes from mourners or a charity donation
  • Location of a gathering following the funeral
  • Catering for the after-funeral gathering

We are here to help and advise you through each and every step. 


Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadfull, for, thou art not so, For, those, whom thou think'st, thou dost overthrow, Die not, poore death, nor yet canst thou kill me.

– John Donne (1572-1631) –