Funeral Order of Service Template Wording Examples


It can be incredibly difficult to say goodbye to a loved one, especially if the preparations of the funeral fall upon those heavily affected by the loss. Therefore, it can be challenging to write an order of service that honours the memory of the departed. Almost 85% of funeral preparations in the UK are handled…

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What are Funeral Memorial Cards and Prayer Cards?

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Memorial cards are a delicate piece of funeral stationery. They are small, usually laminated cards (roughly the size of a playing card) that work as a tribute to the deceased. Memorial cards are useful bits of funeral stationery that can be distributed at wakes, memorial services, and celebrations of life, as well as funeral services.…

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6 Funeral Invitation Wording Examples

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When a loved one has passed it is important to ensure that everyone who knew and loved them has the opportunity to say goodbye and pay their respects at the funeral service. Funeral invitations are a crucial part of funeral stationery as they not only inform guests of the service but in some cases, break…

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What to do When Someone Dies: A Guide

Husband comforting wife because of the passing of a loved one

When a loved one passes it can be a terribly confusing, emotional, and overwhelming thing to have to deal with. This guide aims to ease some of those pressures and point you in the right direction of what to do when faced with this difficult task. Firstly, all grievances are difficult, and we would like…

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What to Include in a Funeral Order of Service

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When confronted with writing a funeral order of service, it may feel incredibly overwhelming and emotional. Because of this, writing the funeral order of service may be difficult. If you are struggling with what should be included in a funeral order of service, this blog aims to ease some of that pressure. When creating your…

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Funeral Order of Service Ideas: How to Make a Funeral Program

order of service template In Remembrance of loved ones

The digitalisation of things has grown over time, and with the effects of the pandemic making things like virtual funerals a possibility, it’s no surprise we are finding more ‘convenient’ ways to do things. That said, sometimes you need something physical to hold in your hands and appreciate. Funeral order of service, for example, is…

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Remote Funerals: All You Need to Know

Funeral order of service template

Covid undoubtedly changed the world in so many ways. We were forced to adapt in a way we could not have imagined previously. One of the most poignant ways our lives changed were how we hosted and attended funerals. This gave birth to remote funeral services, otherwise known as the virtual funeral. Virtual funerals seem…

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The Funeral Guide

arranging a funeral order of service

A funeral is of course an emotional time and one that should be dealt with sensitively. The funeral arranging process may be difficult, but it is something incredibly important. Before anything else, you’ll have to sort out funeral arrangements. Things like the cars to take attendees, flowers, wake arrangements, and the appropriate funeral stationery. The…

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What is the Typical Order of a Funeral Service?

funeral order of service templates

When you come to arrange a funeral, it can feel overwhelming and upsetting. This can cause a lot of confusion as to how best to organise the funeral, or more specifically, the funeral order of service. How do you make an order of service for a funeral? When deciding on your funeral order of service,…

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Types of Funeral Stationery

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When organising a funeral, there is a lot to remember and even more to consider when making the final preparations to celebrate a loved one’s life. Announcing the death of a loved one is neither easy, nor pleasant. However, when the time does come, we have an extensive range of bespoke and elegant funeral stationery…

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