Before Meeting with the Funeral Director

Making informed choices is the key to ensuring the funeral experience is helpful for you and your family. The first step is ensuring you take a few moments to prepare for the arrangement meeting.


Preparing for the Arrangement Meeting

Download the pdf to view a list of topics and questions that need to be considered prior to the arrangement meeting.
Arranging a Funeral

Arranging a Funeral

A second pdf will provide further guidance as you give thought to these topics.
Please be assured of our support as you prepare for the funeral arrangement meeting, we are only a phone call away.

The Viewing

The viewing is a time for family to support one another in their grief. The body is present in an open coffin or casket, allowing you and others who loved the person who has died to acknowledge the reality of the death and to say goodbye.

Contact Us

In the event of a death in the family, contact Burstows without delay. A funeral director is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and will provide help and guidance from the first contact.