Funeral Planning in Waterloo

Funeral Planning in Waterloo

Funeral Planning in WaterlooGet dependable, top-quality funeral planning in Waterloo to avoid last moment distress and confusion. At Barringtons, we have many decades’ experience in helping people through their time of grief and loss. What sets us apart from others is our dedication, discreet and confidential management of the event and value for money. Most people either don’t have the time or they think it’s too morbid to plan for death and funerals. However, this a more practical approach that helps to ensure that the wishes of the deceased are followed, while important financial considerations are planned ahead. This can lessen the impact and help the bereaved family and friends to focus on what is important to them – time to mourn and give their loved one a farewell tribute that he or she deserves.

You may have some final wishes to be fulfilled like organ donation, burial in a particular location, non-religious ceremony. In Waterloo, funeral planning is essential for  people who wish to save costs by arranging a minimalist event, so that they can leave more money to their children and grandchildren. Our Golden Charter Funeral Plans help you to create a trust fund specially meant for your funeral expenses. This fund is a safe instrument, backed by AXA, one of the largest insurance companies in the world and regulated by the UK Financial Services Authority. The cost of an average funeral, minus all the extras like flowers, catering, music, can be upwards of £5000 in the UK today. As people age or develop a terminal illness, it’s important that they give enough thought to these matters. This can ease the financial burden and stress on the family, and ensure that you are given the type of funeral you want.

Funeral costs broadly include funeral director fees, third party disbursements to doctors, burial fees, charges for the service and other discretionary costs based on the type of funeral planning in Waterloo that you want. Planning helps you make practical and informed decisions. For assistance with funeral planning, contact Barringtons.  We can arrange a diverse range of funerals, based on your unique needs, preferences and budget.

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      Coronavirus Virus Update

      Thanks for visiting our website. We are still open for business during the current Coronavirus Crisis.

      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.