43 St Andrew's Street North Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1TH
01284 723 889
Armstrongs Funeral Service
43 St Andrew's Street North
Bury St Edmunds,
01284 723 889
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"You made a very difficult time easier to deal with in the compassion and consideration you and your staff showed to us all"
Answering your questions
We get a lot of questions, and we're always happy to answer. The most convenient way to get your answer is to give us a call on 01284 723 889, but we have also outlined some of the common questions we get here on our website.
+ What happens during the funeral arrangement?
+ Where is my relative taken between the time of death and the funeral?
+ Can we visit the deceased and pay our last respects?
+ Is a burial more expensive than a cremation?
+ What are doctors forms / cremation forms?
+ How many people can be seated in the limousine?
+ How do we know what to do at the funeral?
+ Can the family carry the coffin?
+ Can a member of the family take part in the service?
+ Do I have to wear black to a funeral?
+ Is there such a thing as a more ecological funeral?
+ Does the Funeral Director have to do everything?
+ Can we choose what music is played at the crematorium?
+ I want some rock music played, will I be allowed to?
+ I don't go to church, so I do not know a Vicar to take the service.
+ I'm an athiest, can I still have a funeral?
+ We have a mix of religions and faiths in our family, what do we do?
+ Does the coffin move after the funeral service at the crematorium?
+ Are the handles on the coffin removed before the creamtion takes place?
+ Is each cremation carried out individually?
+ Do I get the cremated remains back that belong to me?
+ How will I know who attended the funeral?
+ What about catering after the funeral?
+ Can we request donations to charity?
+ What can I do with the cremated remains?
+ I want to take the cremated remains to our favourite holiday destination to be scattered, is that possible?
+ It seems such a waste to leave the flowers at the crematorium, can I take them away?
+ What happens with the funeral account?
+ We have no money, savings or insurance cover and cannot afford a funeral, what will happen?
+ How soon after a burial can I put a headstone on the grave?