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Modern wakes
 
If you are wishing to have a wake after your funeral it is important to make sure everything is ready so that after the funeral everyone can gather to talk and share stories about your loved one.
 
 
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Flowers or donations
 
Funeral directors Exeter Devon Whether it is a traditional or a modern funeral it is a common site to see flowers.
 
 
Flowers are very popular for funerals in a range of unique designs, including floral sprays, letter tributes and shapes.
 
 
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Choosing a coffin
 
Exeter funeral directors In the UK the most popular type of material to make a coffin out of is wood...
 
 
...although in recent years that has been a growth in the amount of alternative materials being used
 
 
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Environmental considerations
 
Exeter funeral directors People are looking to hold their funeral with minimal damage to the environment.
 
 
One example of a more environmentally friend material is the use of recycled cardboard.
 
 
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At the graveside
 
Historically in the UK there is the tradition of throwing soil or petals onto the coffin, although in recent years there are new graveside customs that have arisen.
 
 
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Funerals today
 
Exeter funeral directors Currently in the UK funerals usually follow a traditional service that is found in the deceased's religion.
 
 
Following the order of service found in the religion, using the religious place of worship and by using a religious minister.
 
 
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Dressing for the funeral
 
Traditionally funerals were attended with everyone wearing black, but in recent years there has been a growth in other colours being worn.
 
 
WHAT TO WEAR >
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Bearing the coffin
 
Originally it was generally found that the coffin would be carried by the funeral directors, however it has become more of a tradition to the family or friends to carry the coffin.
 
 
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The funeral cortege
 
Funeral corteges are a popular feature to most funerals and in recent years have seen people making this event more unique to the individual.
 
 
WHAT IS A FUNERAL CORTEGE? >
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A lasting memory
 
Exeter funeral directors After the funeral you may want to further the memory of your loved one by creating a lasting monument to them.
 
 
Many people create this lasting memory by the use of a gravestone or memorial; however there are a range of different choices to select from
 
 
IDEAS FOR A LASTING MEMORY >
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Regional funeral differences
 
Depending on the area the deceased is from may mean you want certain customs to be followed.
 
 
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Obituaries & announcements
 
When it comes to creating an obituary and announcements about the funeral, such as times and venues, local newspapers are the typical method of informing others.
 
 
HOW TO LET OTHERS KNOW >
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Woodland Funerals
 
Exeter funeral directors In the UK there is a growing amount of people who are looking for an alternative location for a burial.
 
 
Woodland funerals offer a beautiful place for the deceased, often taking place in meadows or forested areas.
 
 
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Funeral music & words
 
For funerals the music can set the tone for the whole event, with the selection of music often being a set of traditional hymns or a collection of songs that the individual liked, or songs that relate to their personality.
 
 
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Mobile phone etiquette
 
Exeter funeral directors Mobile phones can sadly result in the rude disruption of funerals
 
 
A large minority fail to even turn their mobile phone off during the funeral service, with forty percent of people leaving their phone
 
 
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Modern wakes
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Funerals today
Regional funeral differences
Flowers or donations
Dressing for a funeral
Obituaries and funeral
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Choosing a coffin
Bearing the coffin
Woodland funerals
Environmental considerations
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A lasting memory
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