According to the Sun Life Cost of Dying Report October 2017 the average cost of a funeral in the UK is £4,087. This cost increases if the deceased wishes to be buried rather than cremated.
A funeral plan puts you in control and removes unnecessary financial and emotional stress from your loved ones at a difficult time. A pre-paid funeral plan also guarantees you pay today’s fixed cost for a funeral. The funeral directors fees are fully guaranteed. Where the fees payable on your behalf rise faster than…
The cost can be reduced if direct cremation is chosen, providing you with the flexibility to remember your loved one in a way you see fit. Did you know David Bowie chose direct cremation? Our simple plan offers direct cremation, starting from £1550 or our Simple Funeral from £1600 plus fees.
About Unattended Cremations
A cremation without a service time or attendance. Fees include – the collection of the deceased from a hospital or coroners mortuary within Hampshire, the provision of a suitable coffin with four handles and an engraved plate, the crematorium cost, the doctors fees where applicable and the cremated remains supplied in a suitable container to be collected from the crematorium.
Simple Funeral from £1600 plus fees
About a Simple Funeral
An attended cremation that includes the provision of a hearse and 4 pall bearers to attend a service at a crematorium in Hampshire. Fees include – funeral arrangements; the collection of the deceased from any hospital or coroners mortuary anywhere in Hampshire; all support and administration, the supply of a suitable coffin with four handles and a name plate; arrange a celebrant or minister; arrange music and collection of cremated remains from the crematorium.
Fees may include the crematorium cost, doctors fees where applicable and a minister or celebrants fee. These costs vary between crematoriums and times of day. We will discuss your options with you.
The prices quoted are the totals needed to satisfy the selected option. Normally there would be nothing extra to pay.
The only circumstances where additional cost would be incurred is if a removal is needed from either a private residence or a nursing home or the deceased requires a coffin larger than 6′ 4″ or over 22″ (1.93m x 61cm). In both cases an additional charge would be made at the time of need.
Please note that at the time of need any additional services not mentioned in the above will be payable at that time.