Our Direct Cremation service has been designed to cater for those people who DO NOT wish to have any type of funeral service at the time of cremation.
The Direct Cremation service consists of: collection of the deceased, care of the deceased at our premises, provision of a simple coffin, arranging and administering all paperwork, service of Funeral Director and assistant at time of the cremation, transport of the coffin to the crematorium using our vehicle, cremation at Kettering crematorium at a time/date convenient to Margaret Rose Funerals, collection of ashes and storage of ashes for up to 3 months.
Our Direct Cremation service DOES NOT INCLUDE: Chapel of Rest visitation, use of a hearse, attendance of mourners at the crematorium. professional bearers, any funeral procession or service prior to or at the time of cremation.
Another alternative is to hold the funeral ceremony at our premises in Finedon. Our ceremony room enable you to hold the service without the timing worries created by using a traditional crematorium chapel or church. The room will comfortably seat 35, with room for another 10 people standing. There is also the option of on-site catering which we can organise for you, or you may provide your own.
Example Cost for service held in our ceremony room: £3,275
the example cost includes: professional fee, simple coffin, room hire, use of chapel of rest, use of mercedes (to transport coffin to the crematorium on next working day), Kettering Crematorium fee, doctor's fees, minister's fee. The coffin will be taken to the crematorium on the next working day following the service.
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In addition to our bespoke cremation services we are pleased to offer the following:
'Simple' Cremation Package : £2,950.00
Our 'Simple' Cremation package includes the following:
Our professional services and making of all funeral arrangements as listed in our 'Professional Fees' (with the exception that Orders of Service are not included); a simple coffin suitable for cremation; a traditional hearse to transport the coffin direct from our premises to Kettering Crematorium on the day of the funeral; attendance of the Funeral Director and pall bearers (x 4) at the crematorium; Service at Kettering Crematorium at a time and date convenient to Margaret Rose Funerals; Doctor's fees for cremation paperwork; an allowance of £180 towards the minister or celebrant's fee.
NOTE: the 'Simple' Cremation Package DOES NOT INCLUDE : use of the Chapel of Rest or Orders of Service.
'Traditional' Cremation Package : £3,650.00
Our 'Traditional' Cremation package includes the following:
Our professional services and making of all funeral arrangements as listed in our 'Professional Fees'; up to 100 Orders of Service; a simple coffin suitable for cremation; a traditional hearse and matching limousine (inc cortege leaving from home (or other) address to Kettering Crematorium); attendance of the Funeral Director and pall bearers (x 4) at the crematorium; Chapel of Rest visitation; Service at Kettering Crematorium; Doctor's fees for cremation paperwork; an allowance of £180 towards the minister or celebrant's fee.
PLEASE NOTE: Our Fully-inclusive Cremation Services are complete funeral packages which include a significant discount when compared to our 'bespoke' pricing and, therefore, cannot be added to, or altered, in any way. If you wish to create a bespoke funeral/cremation service please refer to our 'Funeral Fees' page.
FULL PAYMENT FOR ALL OF OUR FUNERAL SERVICES MUST BE MADE AT LEAST 3 WORKING DAYS PRIOR TO THE FUNERAL.
Doctor's Fees (£164) are included in all our funeral packages, however this fee will be deducted if the death is referred to the Coroner.