Say a fitting farewell in the Isle of Wight

Arrange a local direct cremation from £850, 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.

An Isle of Wight Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Deeanna, a Funeral Specialist at Farewill Funeral Directors

An Isle of Wight 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 Newport, Ryde, Sandown and beyond, they’ll listen to what you want and need, answer your questions and guide you through everything.

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019 8347 8066

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 on the Isle of Wight

Pay tribute to your loved one with a memorial leaf on the contemporary memorial tree in Mountbatten Hospice, or with a dedicated tree in Springwood Cemetery, ensuring their memory lives on in nature.

Where to scatter ashes on the Isle of Wight

Walk in the quiet estuaries of the Hamstead Heritage Coast, or visit the iconic Needles with the beautiful, multi-coloured Alum Bay to scatter your loved one’s ashes in a place that was close to their heart.

Unique wake venues on the Isle of Wight

From outstanding natural beauty to the favourite royal residence of Queen Victoria, the Isle of Wight has plenty of unique venues where you can celebrate the life of your loved one.

Find Your Funeral Directors on The Isle of Wight

The Isle of Wight is the largest island in England, located off the southern coast of England. It is most known for its extensive coastline, such as the Ventnor to Shanklin coastal beach walk. The island holds a special place in people's hearts as a popular destination for over 3 million British residents who visit the stunning scenery, historical sites, hot summers, and mild winter climate.

The Isle of Wight Council is responsible for the Isle of Wight Crematorium situated in a quiet rural setting surrounded by woodland to the north of the island on the A3054 in East Cowes. They also maintain 12 cemeteries on the island, including; Newport Cemetery, Northwood Cemetery, and Lane End Cemetery in Bembridge. 

In response to the demand for alternative burial types, the island has several woodland burial sites, such as; Springwood Woodland Cemetery, a traditional site featuring a natural woodland recreation.

Fernhill Park Woodland Burial Ground is an 8-acre mature woodland adjacent to Wootton Creek accessible from Wootton Bridge. 

How much does a funeral and cremation cost on the Isle of Wight

The average cost of a funeral in the Isle of Wight is around £4,600, but prices can vary depending on the type of funeral you wish to arrange. Several funeral services are available, such as burial, woodland burials, and direct cremation on the Isle of Wight.

Areas we cover on the Isle of Wight

We can arrange a meaningful cremation across the Isle of Wight including Ryde, Newport, Ventnor, Shanklin, Brading, Cowes, East Cowes and Sandown.

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 on the Isle of Wight.

Our local experts can also help you find somewhere to hold a memorial service in the Isle of Wight.

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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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