Guide to Funeral Directors in Ipswich

Ipswich is the county town of Suffolk with a population of around 135,000 in the town itself and a further 45,000 in the surrounding areas. Ipswich offers a variety of funeral services for local residents with 13 funeral directors operating in the town.

Ipswich is a multicultural town with many residents from diverse backgrounds including Polish, Portuguese, Bengali and Kurdish. There is a Muslim community based in the centre of the town and other religious faiths practiced here include Hinduism, Buddhism and Judaism.

The town is best known for its many Christian places of worship, including several historic medieval churches around the waterfront area and a Quaker Meeting House in Fonnereau Road. Ipswich Mosque is located in Bond Street and can accommodate 400 people. A second Mosque, Shajalal Masjid, was opened more recently in nearby Argyle Street.

Independent funeral directors in Ipswich are able to provide services for the entire community and are sensitive to the needs of Christians, Muslims and other religions.

Burials are available at Lawn Cemetery and Millennium Cemetery near the town centre. Old Cemetery in Belvedere Road offers separate burial areas for different beliefs including Muslim, Quaker and Jewish. Cremations are offered at Ipswich Crematorium located within New Cemetery, just off Colchester Road, where there are two gardens of rest.

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Cyril Nyuyse Fomonyuy 2019-10-02 10:53:44

I wish to thank Liam, Mathew and everyone at Southgate and Robert's for looking after Rose till her final rest. You handle it well and made sure the weight of the grief was lessen. Thank you all once more and continue with the fantastic service.

Michael Butterworth 2019-07-30 10:09:46

Liam and Matt could not have been more helpful they went above and beyond the call of duty. I can't thank them enough for what they have done. I would highly recommend them and have told everyone I have spoken to about their excellent service. Thank you from all the family not just for looking after our dad but looking after us too

Alan Hume 2019-07-29 14:35:53

Southgate and Roberts made a smooth and thoughtful event from a tragic moment in our lives, many thanks from all the family.

Pauline & Paul Knights 2019-07-26 13:39:55

Very good service, Liam is very helpful and kund, and has helped up though this difficult time. 100%recommend

Neisha Dacus 2019-07-16 09:23:55

I was pleased from start to finish thank you so much for making a very hard day so smooth and comfortable