Funeral & Memorial Celebrant Services

Personal Service

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A celebrant led service can be religious or non-religious, it can be spiritual or have no reference to anything at all.  Its entirely your choice and we always follow your wishes.

I will meet with you to plan your ceremony and ensure that your wishes are clearly understood and followed.

You may choose to include hymns, prayers, music, readings , a eulogy or a tribute.  You may choose to have  family and friends involved in any part of the service and I can help arrange that too.

I can guide you through the planning process and listen to your wishes and desires. I work with the funeral director and your family to create a truly personal and unique service for your loved one.

If needed I can provide you with a selection of readings and poems, as well as help with your music choices. 

All of the ceremonies I write are unique to you and your family. 

Traditional and Woodland Burials

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Burials can be held at a traditional graveyard or at a natural burial ground. 


Services are similar to that held in a Crematorium, but normally are performed in two parts. The service and then at the graveside. 


The service I offer is personalised to meet the wishes of you and your family. 

Cremations

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I  work with your Funeral Director to ensure that the service I provide for your loved one is personal, fitting and a true reflection of their legacy.


I am also offer able to offer ash scatterings, internments and memorial services if this is something you think you would like to do after the Funeral.  


Order of Service and Eulogys

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We  work with your Funeral Director to provide help and guidance on the format or type of Order of Service.  


We can write or provide guidance on writing a Eulogy that is personal, memorable and that honours the life of your loved one. 

Readings, Poems & Personal Tributes

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It can sometimes be difficult to find a reading or poem that is fitting for the lost of a loved one.  We provide advice and guidance on including these in your service, as well as examples of poems and readings that you might find suitable. 


If you, a family member or a friend wishes to make a personal tribute during the service, we can provide help and support if needed.  

Memorial's and Ash Ceremonies

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Memorial's are an opportunity for people to attend and participate in saying goodbye and celebrating the loss of a loved one, friend or colleague.  


They are ideal if you have many people who were unable to attend the funeral and provide a great opportunity for the deceased wider circle of friends and colleagues to pay their respects. 


They can be held almost anywhere.

Information and Links

Essex Funeral Directors

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Natural Burials in Essex

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Alternative Venues

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A funeral service does not need to be held in a church or the crematorium. Here we list some alternative venues within Essex which can accomadate the funeral and or the wake.

Essex Bereavement Support

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Organisations & charities located in Essex, that can provide information, support and guidance.

National Bereavement Groups

Funeral Celebrant Kelly-Marie in Essex

A list of national bereavement and support organisations.

Frequenlty asked questions

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Have a burning question? See if its listed here.

Professional Memberships

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