Say a fitting farewell in Cornwall

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 Cornwall Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Deeanna, a Funeral Specialist at Farewill Funeral Directors

A Cornwall 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 St Austell, Truro, Falmouth, Newquay, Bodmin 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 Cornwall

Pay tribute to your loved one with a dedicated memorial bench, plant a tree in their honour, or enter their name into Penmont’s Book of Remembrance.

Unique wake venues in Cornwall

Take in the dramatic views of Kynance Cove, or enjoy a picnic at Trebah or the Lost Gardens Heligan to celebrate the life of your loved one.

Where to scatter ashes in Cornwall

Enjoy a kayak ride on the Perculi River on the Roseland Heritage Coast, take a walk along Godrevy, or explore the beaches of the West Penwith Peninsula to scatter your loved one’s ashes in a place that is special to them.

Find Your Funeral Directors in Cornwall

Cornwall is a county on the southwest tip of England, forming a peninsula encompassing wild moorland and countless sandy beaches. The south coast of Cornwall is known as the Cornish Riviera and this is where the beautiful, charming villages of Fowey and Falmouth are located. Meanwhile, Cornwall’s north coast is characterized by dramatic cliffs and is also where seaside resorts like Newquay are located. Newquay attracts visitors all year round and is considered a special place for many people. 

There are several cemeteries in Cornwall include Trevecca, Quethiock, Torpoint, Horson, Maker, West Looe, Polperro, St Columb Minor, Fairpark, Treverbyn, Trewinney, Eastbourne Road, Campdowns, Rosehill, Tywardreath, and Fowey.

The Cornish AONB is Cornwall’s nationally protected landscape and has been awarded the same protection and status as a National Park. The protected landscape also has other designations within it such as World Heritage Sites, SSSIs, and Special Areas of Conservation. The Cornwall AONB also protects the rare and endangered wildlife and plant life of Cornwall, and heritage features rich with history such as Cornish Hedges that are over 4,000 years old, and the Scheduled Ancient Monuments and Cornish Hedges.

There are many places of natural beauty should you consider scattering your loved one’s ashes in Cornwall.

How Much Funerals and Cremations Cost in Cornwall

The average cost of a funeral in Cornwall is roughly £3,900. Cremation with a service is cheaper, costing on average £3,400, and burial will set you back around £4,200. These prices are in line with the average cost of a funeral in the UK.

It’s worth noting that the price of a funeral can vary depending on the type of funeral you choose to arrange. You could expect to pay a lot less with a direct cremation.

There are several funeral services available in Cornwall including burials, natural burials, and cremation. We’ll help you arrange a meaningful direct cremation in Cornwall.

Areas We Cover in Cornwall

We can arrange a meaningful cremation across Cornwall, including, Bodmin, Falmouth, Newquay, St Austell and Truro.

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 Cornwall.

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

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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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