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How can I make the funeral ceremony even more meaningful?
Can I add religious content into a Celebrant-led funeral service?
How do I find a funeral Celebrant?
How do I find a funeral celebrant? It is important that you find a funeral celebrant that understands and responds to your needs and the wishes of the departed. They will play a huge part in your final goodbye; the relationship has to feel right. That’s why we are huge advocates for spending time searching out a celebrant that you feel comfortable and confident in.
Whether you find a funeral celebrant yourself, or your funeral director recommends one, you will always have the opportunity to arrange an initial conversation either over the phone, video or face-to-face. This is your time to find out anything you want and need to know about your potential celebrant before making your decision.
What questions should I ask a funeral celebrant when meeting for the first time?
We know that planning a funeral can be an incredibly challenging time. It can help to have a set of questions ready to ask when you find a potential funeral celebrant. These questions will help guide your final decision.
- When we discuss the service, where will we meet?
- What is your previous experience?
- What is your process for the day of the funeral?
- Will you help with eulogies?
- Are there any extra charges we should be aware of?
- Do you have any references or testimonials?
Not only will their answers help you make your ultimate choice, they will also ease any uncertainties and stress in the lead up to the day.