A Direct Cremation is a cremation without a ceremony, it is for people who would prefer a simpler funeral choice. It is different to a traditional funeral as there is no service
What’s included in Our Direct Cremation option
⸰ Completion of all necessary documentation, guidance on registering the death and liaison with all third parties to make the arrangements.
⸰ Bringing the deceased into our care from a local home, hospital, hospice etc within a 25 mile radius during office hours
⸰ Doctors’ fees for the completion of medical cremation forms
⸰ Prepare and care for your loved one in our mortuary or chapel rest room
⸰ A simple wood effect Coffin
⸰ A suitable vehicle to transport to the crematorium
⸰ Cremation fees
⸰ transportation to Crematorium of our choosing & time
⸰ Ashes can be retained for collection.
What’s not included in Our Direct Cremation option
⸰ Visiting of the deceased
⸰ It is not possible for you to choose the date or time of the cremation
⸰ The Crematorium is of our choosing
⸰ No mourners are allowed to attend unless the Attended option is chosen.
⸰ For an attended Direct cremation, we will give you details of the crematorium with a date and time to attend,
but again, no service will take place. For an unattended Direct Cremation, we can contact you after it has
taken place, if desired. (contact us for more details and specific restrictions which may apply to his).
Direct Cremation Option:
Completion of forms at our office, Family to supply Registrars Certificate, collection of deceased from a local residence, hospital, hospice or nursing home during our normal office hours, a simple coffin of our choosing, transportation in a suitable vehicle to a Crematorium of our choose, at a day & time of our choosing, including the cremation fees and doctors’ fees for the completion of necessary forms for the cremation to go ahead. Ashes can be retained for collection.
The cost for an: Unattended Direct Cremation is £1399 & Attended Direct Cremation is £1749
(including Doctors fees) both options are with No Service.
extras; out of hours collection +£140
Payment must be paid in full when arrangements are made and confirmed.