Guide to arranging a funeral

If you need to arrange a funeral take a read or request a copy of our easy to follow Guide To Arranging a Funeral. The guide will give you step by step details of what you need to do, who you need to inform and some links to other useful resources.

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Guide to arranging a funeral

If you need to arrange a funeral take a read or request a copy of our easy to follow Guide To Arranging a Funeral. The guide will give you step by step details of what you need to do, who you need to inform and some links to other useful resources.

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Our guide includes

  • Types of funerals to choose from
  • Steps of how to arrange a funeral
  • What decisions you will need to make - choosing urns, coffins, songs and more
  • Paperwork that you will need to complete
  • How to inform and manage banks, authorities, utility companies

Read the guide online or we can email it to you. (If you would like a copy in the post please call us). If you have any immediate questions or need to arrange a funeral our Personal Advisors are here 24/7 to help.

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Our guide includes

  • Types of funerals to choose from
  • Steps of how to arrange a funeral
  • What decisions you will need to make - choosing urns, coffins, songs and more
  • Paperwork that you will need to complete
  • How to inform and manage banks, authorities, utility companies

Read the guide online or we can email it to you. (If you would like a copy in the post please call us). If you have any immediate questions or need to arrange a funeral our Personal Advisors are here 24/7 to help.

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You can read the guide as an online brochure or download a PDF immediately. If you have any questions please call us on the freephone number and we are happy to help.

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We’re Distinct Cremations and we’re part of the Westerleigh Group. Every year Westerleigh provides more than 50,000 families with high quality cremations, care and support.

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