If someone you know and love has died, or dies within the next few days, of whatever cause, a small funeral, led by a Church of England minister can still be held in church, in a churchyard, by a graveside, or at a crematorium.
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With you every step of the way

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Support if you can't go to a funeral

Suggestions for how to connect with family and friends, and to remember from home.

Arranging a funeral

How can we help you when someone you love dies

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Here for everyone

A Church of England funeral is available to all

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After a funeral

Find out about ongoing support after a funeral has taken place

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My funeral plans

Why planning ahead is a good decision, and how to make a start