Say a fitting farewell in Chichester

Arrange a local direct cremation from £895, with the help of our award-winning team. So you can say goodbye at a time and place that feel right.

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The service was excellent and you would not get better by going to a high street funeral director and paying 2 or 3 times as much. We couldn’t have asked for a better send off for our brother.
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Terry, funeral customer

Do it your way

Create the send-off you want, when you’re ready. With more time to grieve, plan, and get everyone together.

It’s simpler

Cut the extra fuss and burden of a traditional funeral. Things like a hearse, an organist, or arranging parking.

It’s cheaper

We’re 4x cheaper than the average traditional UK funeral, saving you thousands.

A Chichester Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Deeanna, a Funeral Specialist at Farewill Funeral Directors

A Chichester Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Losing a loved one is hard. To make things a little easier, we'll pair you up with someone in our team.

With experience across Donnington, Fishbourne, Tangmere, Selsey, East Wittering and beyond, they’ll listen to what you want and need, answer your questions and guide you through everything.

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Direct cremation.
It’s a funeral done your way.

Direct cremation is simply a cremation without a funeral service. It’s fast becoming the choice of families who want to choose how and where they say goodbye to their loved one, at a time that’s right for them.

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We arrange the cremation

Wherever you are in England and Wales, we’ll bring your loved one to our chapel of rest. Then complete all the paperwork and arrange the cremation.

On the day

We’ll transport them to a local crematorium and carry out a cremation you don’t attend. We’re always available if you need a chat.

We hand-deliver the ashes

We deliver your loved one’s ashes in your choice of urn, or scatter them for you. We can also give ideas and advice on arranging a fitting send-off.

We met up with family and said goodbye together in our way. The way mum wanted. Fantastic value, fantastic staff, fantastic company that’s with you every step of the way.

Jenny, who arranged a funeral with farewill

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Planning your own reception or memorial

Instead of a funeral service, a memorial can give you the chance to come together with friends and family and celebrate your loved one’s life. If this is something you’re considering, these ideas from our team could help you get started.

Memorial ideas in Chichester

Pay tribute to your loved one with a dedicated tree across Chichester or their name and information immortalised in the Book of Remembrance at Chichester Crematorium.

Unique wake venues in Chichester

Enjoy a meal at Pallant House Gallery, spend an afternoon at South Downs Planetarium, or have coffee and cake at the Boat House Cafe to celebrate the life of your loved one with a unique wake.

Where to scatter ashes in Chichester

Stand at your loved one’s favourite spot on Chichester Harbour, walk through the hills at South Downs National Park, or across Elmer Beach and scatter your loved one’s ashes at a place that was special to them.

Find your funeral directors in Chichester 

Chichester is a cathedral city and parish in West Sussex, England. This charming city is located on the South Coast and is home to college’s, universities, and the famous Chichester Cathedral which was founded in 1075. 

Chichester is home to several churches such as the Baptist Church, St Pancras Church, and Grace Church. These churches offer a peaceful space to pay your respects to your loved ones and take a moment for reflection.

There are also several cemeteries and crematoriums like the Portfield Cemetery and Chichester Crematorium. The crematorium offers a chapel for 30-minute services and peaceful gardens of remembrance where you can have a personalised memorial for your loved one. The gardens and memorial areas are well maintained and are a comforting place to remember the person who’s died.

There are also many places of natural beauty should you consider scattering your loved one’s ashes in Chichester, such as Elmer Beach and Chichester Harbour. 

How much funerals and cremations cost in Chichester

The average funeral in Chichester costs around £5,000, which is higher than the UK average but in line with funeral costs in the South East of England. A cremation is a low-cost option compared to a burial, but the final price will vary depending on the type of funeral you wish to arrange. 

Several funeral services available in Chichester include burial, woodland burial, or cremation. We’ll help you arrange a meaningful direct cremation in Chichester.

Areas we cover in Chichester 

We can arrange a meaningful cremation across Chichester, including Slingdon, Fontwell, West Chiltington, Westhampnett, and Portfield.

We’ll bring your loved one into our care, no matter the distance, arrange the cremation and hand-deliver their ashes back to you anywhere in Chichester.

Our local experts can also help you find somewhere to hold a memorial service in Chichester.

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Create a meaningful funeral today

We’ve helped thousands of families deal with life’s toughest moments, and we’re here to support you whenever you need.

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