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Direct Cremation

Direct Cremation Cwmbran

Arthur Peake & Sons is a local and independent funeral director that provides direct cremations in Cwmbran. A direct cremation is a suitable option for people that would rather not have a funeral service or prefer to celebrate the life of their loved one in their own special way. 

Our dedicated team of funeral directors provide professional and dignified funeral services and are here to provide bereavement support at this difficult time. If you require further information about our direct cremation service in Cwmbran, then please do not hesitate to contact us.

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What is a Direct Cremation?

A direct cremation is a simple, no fuss funeral service.

It involves a cremation at a date and time arranged by us and does not include a funeral ceremony. 

The service is unattended and this is the most affordable funeral that we provide.

If you would rather have a ceremony as part of the service then our traditional funeral services may provide the most suitable option for you.

What Is Included with a Direct Cremation?

Direct cremations provide a no fuss funeral service. 

They include the following funeral services:

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What is Not Included in the Cost?

Additional charges may apply; however, we will ensure these are clear when you request our funeral services. 

Extra costs may include:

How Much Does a Direct Cremation Cost?

A direct cremation is the most affordable type of funeral available. 

To find out about the costs, please get in touch with a member of our support team.

Reasons for Choosing a Direct Funeral

There are many reasons as to why a direct funeral may be the most suitable option. 

For example, the deceased may have no surviving family, the family may prefer to have a celebration away from the crematorium, and sometimes people just can’t face a funeral service at all. 

Whatever your reasons for choosing this type of service, we are here to provide you with emotional support throughout the process.

Bereavement Counselling

The team at Arthur Peake & Sons are experienced in bereavement counselling and can help you decide whether this type of service is the right option for you. 

We are members of SAIF Care and are committed to providing you with the support you need at this difficult time. 

Our friendly and sympathetic team can answer any questions you may have and explain the process to you.

Frequently Asked Questions

A simple cremation, also known as direct cremation, is an unattended cremation. As there is no funeral service, family and friends can celebrate the life of their loved one in their own way.
Yes. Once we have been instructed, we will collect your loved one and transport them to our funeral home in Cwmbran.
With a direct cremation, we will choose the date and time of the cremation. They are normally held early in the morning, at a suitable time for the crematorium.
Here at Arthur Peake & Sons, a simple cremation includes the provision of a basic coffin.
Your loved one will be transported to the crematorium in a private ambulance.
The ashes will be available to collect from the crematorium. You will need to liaise directly with the crematorium to arrange a suitable time for collection.
Many people choose to scatter the ashes at a treasured place. Alternatively, you can keep the ashes close by in an urn. We can provide a choice of urns and scatter tubes in a wide range of designs.
In these uncertain times, we advise that you call us in the first instance if you need to arrange a funeral. Our caring and supportive team will offer you professional guidance and support throughout the process.
Here at Arthur Peake & Sons, we offer a range of funeral services which can be tailored to your exact requirements. For further information, please get in touch.
Our direct or simple cremations are the most affordable option; however, we can also offer tailored cremation services. For more information about our prices, please get in touch.

Contact Arthur Peake & Sons

For further information about direct cremation in Cwmbran, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Our friendly team are on hand to answer any questions you may have.

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