Worcester Funeral Directors

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Guide to Funeral Directors in Worcester

Worcester is a cathedral city in England with a population of around 100,000 people, most of whom identify as Christian. There are also many people of Chinese, Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi heritage in the town, so funeral directors in Worcester may have experience providing funerals in keeping with a range of religious and cultural traditions.

The town’s cultural diversity is reflected in the places of worship around the city. The most famous of these is the Anglican cathedral which overlooks the River Severn. Churches include All Saints Worcester and St George’s Roman Catholic Church. There are two mosques in the city and two Buddhist centres. Jewish, Sikh and Hindu residents are served by places of worship in Birmingham.

There are numerous funeral homes in Worcester offering a 24 hour, seven day a week service tailored to the needs of a diverse community. Local funeral directors can provide an individually tailored service, discussing requirements with the family and taking care of everything from floral tributes to transport. Whether families require a traditional funeral or a woodland burial for their loved one, funeral directors in Worcester will be able to advise and recommend the most appropriate and affordable services.

Burials can take place at Astwood Cemetery and cremations at the adjoining Worcester Crematorium. Worcester City Council staff take a flexible approach to their duties in order to accommodate the needs of the bereaved, whilst upholding cultural responsibilities.

Search for local funeral directors in Worcester now using your postcode or area. You can filter search results by best rated, most reviewed or nearest to you. Click on a funeral director’s listing to see their profile page, where you can read customer reviews, learn more about their services, and get in touch to begin making funeral arrangements for your loved one.

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I do when someone dies?

When someone dies you need to get a Medical Certificate of Cause of Death from a doctor, register their death and choose a funeral director to arrange their funeral. The Registration Office will give you a Death Certificate and Certificate for Burial or Cremation (GR021 in Northern Ireland).

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How do you arrange a funeral?

You can arrange a funeral by choosing a funeral director who will help you organise all of the details. They can help you decide whether to have a cremation or burial and what type of service to choose, as well as additional options, such as music and flowers. You can find out what happens at a funeral and compare funeral directors on Funeral Guide.

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How much does a funeral cost?

The cost of a funeral depends on where you are in the UK and whether you choose a burial or a cremation. Natural burial is becoming increasingly popular, but can often be more expensive than burial in a traditional cemetery. The cost of coffins, flowers, catering and transport also varies a lot. There is also an almost unlimited list of options for personalising a service, such as professional funeral singers or a motorcycle-hearse. You can compare the price of funeral directors on Funeral Guide.

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  • Worcester Crematorium

    Worcester, WR3 8HA

  • Evesham (The Vale) Crematorium

    Pershaw, WR10 2QR

  • Wyre Forest Crematorium

    Stourport on Severn, DY13 8DE

  • Redditch Crematorium

    Redditch, B97 6RR

  • Stourbridge Crematorium

    Stourbridge, DY8 3RQ

  • Astwood Cemetery

    Worcester, WR3 8HA

  • Kidderminster Cemetery (Wyre Forrest)

    Kidderminster, DY13 8DE

  • Bromyard Cemetery

    Bromyard, HR7 4HP

  • The New Cemetery

    Bromsgrove, B61 8QH

  • Edgioake Cemetery

    Redditch, B96 6BE

  • Evesham Town Cemetery

    Evesham, WR11 4SB

  • Ledbury Cemetery

    Ledbury , HR8 2DX

  • North Bromsgrove Cemetery

    Bromsgrove, B61 0LU

  • Plymouth Road Cemetery

    Redditch, B97 4PX

  • Tewkesbury Cemetery

    Tewkesbury, GL20 5TQ

  • Alcester Cemetery

    Alcester, B49 5EE

  • Abbey Cemetery and Redditch Crematorium

    Redditch, B97 6RR

  • Pencombe Cemetery

    Pencombe , HR7 4RT

  • Stourbridge Cemetery and Crematorium

    Stourbridge, DY8 3RQ

  • Wythall Parish Council Cemetery

    Birmingham, B47 6JX

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Latest Verified Reviews

Michelle Crowther 1 week ago

Sarah was just amazing from the first time we met her all the way through to dads funeral. Nothing was too much trouble for her. The kindness and compassion she showed to mum (and my brother and I) was outstanding. ‘Thankyou’ seems inadequate but it is sent with sincere gratitude for Sarah and her team. Thankyou so much. 

Rita Peach 1 month ago

Sarah and the team were excellent, friendly, approachable yet professional at all times. Having taken into account our requirements they made the experience very personal. 

Keith Richardson 3 weeks ago

Very impressed with all of Peggy's funeral arrangements from start to finish. Your compassion and complete professionalism was nothing less than first class. A special thanks goes to Sarah and Jenny whose visits to the family home certainly put all at ease at this sad time. Let me not forget the other members of your team who were equally very professional and impressive. On behalf of all Peggy's family, a big thank you.

Paul Cooper 1 month ago

From the moment I contacted them right up to the day and during my wife's funeral I felt I was being looked after and that there was genuine empathy with my situation and the recent loss of my wife lovely wife Natalie. Mark held my hand through all the procedure and decision making needed to achieve the funeral I wanted. Jenny the celebrant Marks wife was lovely and has a real wonderful talent for understanding your needs. The putting together of the service was so much easier than it could have been. They are a true family business not a franchise like so many these days and I would highly recommend them to my friends and family. Thank you so much for making the day of my wife's funeral so special and memorable everyone who attended thought it was beautifully and gave a true reflection of Natalie's life and those using the webcast were equally impressed. I cannot thank you enough. PAC

Eileen Austin 1 month ago

I would like to thank everyone for their kindness and empathy shown to me during the arrangements for my sons funeral especially Sarah she was amazing nothing was too much trouble she was very patient and understanding i would highly recommend this firm and last but not least i would just like to thank johnathan for taking my first call to jacksons he's got amazing telephone manners he made me feel that he knew my son and the sympathy he showed me i knew straightaway i wouldn't be phoning any other funeral directors to take good care of my son once again thank you all i would highly recommend jacksons funeral directors