Our services

A Helping Hand at a Time of Need

We offer a comprehensive funeral service which includes:


  • Providing professional attendance, supervision and guidance at all times.
  • Providing a clear estimate of both our fees and disbursements (fees we pay on your behalf)

Legal & Medical

  • Organising medical certificates for cremation and arranging their completion.
  • Ensuring all relevant certificates and applications are complete.
  • Forwarding all necessary documentation to the cemetery or crematorium authorities.
  • Arranging for purchase of cemetery plot, if required.
  • Liasing with H.M. Coroner and police as necessary.
  • Contacting necessary authorities to arrange private autopsy, if required.


  • Liaising with the family and the cemetery or cremation authorities to arrange a convenient day and time for the funeral.
  • Contacting a Minister (or alternative officiant) to officiate.
  • Organising an organist.
  • Confirming all details of the service with those involved.
  • Writing death notices and dealing with all press announcements.
  • Organising the design and print of service sheets and hymn sheets, by liaising with the family, officiant and printer.
  • Dealing with donations and floral tributes.
  • Providing Direct Cremation Services

Funeral Staff & Vehicles

  • Coordinating necessary bearers and staff for the funeral.
  • Providing a hearse, or suitable vehicle.
  • Providing limousines, if required.
  • Organising a horse drawn hearse, or alternative hearse, if required.

Transfer & Care

  • Organising bearers and vehicle for the transfer of the deceased to Doran Court, Redhill.
  • Making all arrangements with hospital, nursing home etc. to transfer the deceased into our care.
  • Arranging last offices, hygienic treatment or embalming.
  • Accommodating viewing of the deceased in one of our private chapels of rest.

Burials & Masonry

  • Arranging preparation of the grave.
  • Removing existing memorial, as necessary.
  • Refitting existing memorials, when the grave is ready.
  • Supplying, engraving and fitting new memorials.


  • Arranging and attending, if required, at interment or other disposal of ashes.
  • Preparation of ashes plots for interments.
  • Arranging and attending, if required, at interment or other disposal of ashes.


  • Supplying and fitting the coffin complete.
  • Arranging Funeral Plans.
  • Providing the main chapel at Doran Court for funeral service use.
  • Assisting with repatriation to or from England.
  • Assisting and advising on the exhumations of graves.
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