What Happens When Someone Dies?
In this detailed guide, we will walk you through the necessary steps to take when someone dies.
Losing a loved one is undoubtedly a challenging and emotional experience. At Bate and Holland, we aim to provide support and guidance during this difficult time. We have been serving the communities of St Helens and Wigan for many years, offering compassionate funeral services tailored to each family’s needs. In this detailed guide, we will walk you through the necessary steps to take when someone dies, including who to contact, how to register a death in the UK, who to notify, and how to arrange a funeral.
Immediate Steps to Take:
When someone passes away, there are several immediate steps you need to take, depending on where the death occurs:
Registering a Death in the UK
To register a death, you will need to make an appointment at the local Register Office. Follow these step-by-step instructions:
Notifying Relevant Parties:
Informing the appropriate organisations and individuals about the death is an essential step. Here is a list of individuals and institutions you may need to contact:
Arranging a Funeral:
Planning a funeral involves many decisions. Bate and Holland Funeral Directors can guide you through this process, offering various services and options tailored to your preferences and cultural or religious traditions. Reach out to us, and we will assist you with:
We understand that this is a challenging time, and we are here to support you every step of the way. Bate and Holland Funeral Directors are committed to providing compassionate and professional assistance to families in St Helens and Wigan. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or require our services.
Meaningful Celebrations of Life
We understand that losing a loved one can be an incredibly difficult time, and our team is here to guide you through every step of the funeral process with care and professionalism.
How Much Will the Funeral Cost?
With our funeral packages, the total cost of the funeral will be the package cost, plus disbursements. Fill out our funeral cost calculator to get a more accurate idea of how much the funeral will cost. If you have any questions please get in touch.