One Depart

Advice & Information on funerals, burials, cremations, wills, inheritance and death-related subjects

funeral homes

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We take you through the process of preparing the body of a loved one from the moment it is received at a funeral home to the point at which the body is cremated or buried. We cover common procedures including disinfection, embalming and dressing plus answer some frequently asked questions about this process.

Death certificate form

In this guide, we take a look at how many death certificates you are likely to need, who needs to see them as well as answer some common questions about getting copies of a death certificate.

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In this guide, we answer some common questions about the process of registering a death including who can do this, what they need to do and how long the process takes.

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In this guide, we talk you through the process of registering a death with a bank plus provide you with some useful resources for the main UK banks to help you reach the right departments.