Can I Prepare My Own Humanist Funeral In Merseyside?

Can I Prepare My Own Humanist Funeral In Merseyside?

Humanist Funeral MerseysideDid you know that it is possible to prepare your own humanist funeral in Merseyside? In fact, preparing your humanist funeral has the same benefits as preparing any other type of funeral before you die. You will be giving your family clear directions on how you would want to be celebrated after you die. Humanist funerals are personal alternatives to the traditional religious funeral ceremonies. A pre-planned humanist funeral is an opportunity to make your funeral ceremony or ceremonies personal. You get to choose the type of flowers, music, eulogy and readings you want. You also decide on how you would like the processions to be led.

For many people in Merseyside, a humanist funeral might not be the way of expressing their affection toward the deceased and sharing their memories. But for those for whom it is, pay close attention. By pre-planning your funeral you leave the celebrants of your life with peace of mind in knowing that they are doing the exact things you would have loved them to do. There are no fast rules on how a humanist burial should be planned. All you have to do is to write your instructions clearly. The key thing is to consider the person you are right now and how you’ve lived your life. You also have to ensure that the person who would plan your funeral understands how you would like to be celebrated and remembered. This could be a family member or a funeral parlour you would like to leave this task to.

It is best to work with funeral directors when preparing your humanist funeral in Merseyside because they have experience in planning funerals. Religious families may not like the idea of having a humanist funeral and may have a hard time planning the ceremony you desire. Funeral directors like Barrington Funeral Directors can provide professional advice, help you plan you funeral and make sure that things go according to your plan after you die. Contact them today and find out how they will be able to help you.

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We are continuing to offer our service with some limitations to our working to keep you safe and also our team members.

At the moment we prefer to make arrangements remotely over the phone or using video conferencing. If you cannot do it this way please let us know and we will make arrangements to support you. 

Please make an appointment before visiting our offices. If you are in isolation or shielding we can still help by using email and the internet. We may visit you to sign paperwork or to collect items and we can also complete forms on your behalf or e-sign them using the internet. 

Our Waterloo office is open 9am - 5pm and Formby is currently open 10am - 4pm. 

Funerals are still taking place but there is a legal limit on attendance at the service of 30 people. You may also arrange a wake or funeral reception for 15 people. There are also lots of options that we can discuss to make the service personal and involve people from a distance.

Thanks for your understanding. Please don't wait before making arrangements. It's important that we still hold funeral services promptly.

Thanks very much,

David and Claire Barrington.