When you make initial contact with us we will discuss your situation and advise and guide you as to your responsibilities as next of kin or executor and qualify the nature of the service you require. We will clarify exactly what we can offer you including the exact costs of this.
Should you wish to instruct us to make these arrangements for you we will complete the preliminary paperwork and arrange an appointment for you to visit us at our premises in Audenshaw .If this is difficult or inconvenient for you we will arrange to visit you at home or at any other convenient address or location of your choosing
We will work with you to plan a very personalised funeral that reflects the uniqueness and character of each individual, one that will leave a truly lasting legacy .
Once you are completely happy with arrangements we will obtain the documents we require and complete the required paperwork that will allow us to arrange the collection of your loved one from their location of rest.
They will remain with us under our best care promise until the day of the service.
Should you wish to visit your loved one in our chapel of rest during this time we can make arrangements for this with you.
Included within our offering is a single visit during normal hours of operation.
Should you require further visits or a visit out of hours we will be able to comply with your wishes but at an additional cost.
Included with our offering is a dignified and tasteful traditional light oak veneered coffin with brass effect fittings and engraved name plaque. Should you desire there are superior or alternative options that can be provided , depending on your individual requirements these may incur additional costs. We are happy to discuss these with you.
On the chosen day of service our hearse will take your loved one to your chosen service location (crematorium, church or cemetery) or initially to your family home or location of your choice and then onwards to the location of the service.
Should you require further cars to transport up to seven family members per car we include one car within our offering and additional cars are available for a £200 charge.
You may decide you would like a faith minister, celebrant or humanist to conduct the service on your behalf . If you have a certain individual in mind we will liaise with them or we can provide one for you that meets your wishes.
You can have a minister in lieu of the inclusive family car or should you require both then an additional fee of £200 is charged for the services of a minister.
Your personalised service will last between 30 mins and 1 hour depending on location and choice of crematorium and if desired family and friends will have the opportunity to deliver a eulogy, recount stories and recite tales and share a laugh or a tear in fond remembrance of your loved one. Three pieces of music are usually chosen to accompany the service but you are not limited to these if desired.
If you choose to have family cars, at the culmination of the service they will take the occupants onwards to the reception or wake or return them to an address of your choosing.
If you have suffered a loss and wish to discuss your requirements with us then please contact us at any time on 0161 343 7230 or 0161 768 0767 alternatively please complete the form here
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