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Funeral Directors offering an expert and devoted service based in Westmeath.

Bishop Street Mullingar Co. Westmeath

Advanced Funeral Planning

It is now common for people to plan for their funeral for the purpose of guaranteeing their wishes are carried out and to reduce the strain on those left behind in terms of organising the funeral arrangements.

We can meet you to discuss Advanced Funeral Planning in the strictest confidence. We will organise to design the details of your wishes for your approval and consent and to have them forwarded to your executor/solicitor for the need of guaranteeing your unique wishes are done.


The Cost of a Funeral

The costs of a funeral are made up of 2 charges:


Charges by the Funeral Director include:

  • Coffin
  • Removal of the deceased
  • Embalming of the body
  • Arrangement / co-ordination of funeral


Expenditures paid out by us on your behalf to include:

  • Grave purchase
  • Grave opening and closing
  • Cremation fees
  • Newspapers
  • Radio stations
  • Organist
  • Soloist
  • Church offerings and gratuities

Bereavement Grant / Other Assistance

A Bereavement Grant, is payable on the death of insured workers or their dependents, subject to certain PRSI contribution conditions. We will provide you with the appropriate form or it may be obtained at your local post office. The form should be completed by the next of kin or the personal representative of the deceased and sent together with Death Certificate and Funeral Bill to Pension Services Office, College Road, Sligo

Tel: Lo Call 1890 500 000. You should apply within 12 months of the date of death.


A Widowed Parent Grant may also be payable if you are widowed with dependent children.

An Exceptional Needs Payment, administered by the Health Boards on behalf of the Department of Social and Family Affairs, may be available to give financial assistance if you do not have adequate means to pay for the funeral.

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Bishop Street Mullingar Co. Westmeath
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