The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic has forced us to change the usual ways we deal with the loss of a loved one.
This guide is concerned with the period from the time a death occurs up to the burial or cremation. It is intended to provide clear advice as to what bereaved families might expect as they make funeral arrangements.
In particular, it outlines the changes that have become necessary to what are often fundamental and time honoured rituals and processes associated with marking the passing of a loved one during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A Guide for the Bereaved during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Phase Three (Updated)
Arrangements that were normally private between families, funeral directors and the Faith and ritual leaders who conduct ceremonies around death continue to be modified in these unprecedented circumstances.