Planning a funeral can be a difficult and emotional time for family and friends alike. Many of us do not have to plan many funerals in our lifetimes and so the process is often unfamiliar or overwhelming.

In the first instance you should get in touch with the Parish Priest to make an appointment to discuss any plans and arrangements for a funeral. No date should be set until this meeting has happened. Father will be able to talk you through the various options and answer any questions you may have.

In order to help you prepare for the funeral, we have prepared a guide based on resources produced by the Diocese of Westminster, which should help answer many questions you may have:


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Corpus Christi Catholic Church
1-5 Maiden Lane
Covent Garden