What do I need to arrange funeral?

In case of death of your loved one, please contact our funeral service either by phone or visit directly one of our offices. Before you contact funeral director take a moment to think about what kind of funeral ceremony would you as survivors like to have.

Have following items ready for the funeral service

 

  • the identity card of the deceased (if it has not stayed in the health facility);
  • birth certificate and marriage certificate of the deceased (if available, only to make copies, will be returned);
  • the identity card of the funeral administrator (the person who arranges the funeral).

Bring appropriate clothing for the deceased


for men

Underwear, socks, shirt, tie, suit or uniform, or clothing that the deceased liked to wear, shoes.

for a women

Underwear, stockings or tights, dress or costume with a blouse, etc., or clothing that the deceased liked to wear, shoes.

 

Then you choose a coffin, together we will pick the funeral date in any ceremonial hall all over the Czech Republic, we will make a death announcement and choose the floral decoration (according to designs and photographs).

You will also choose music either from our catalogue, or you bring your own (on flash disk, CD). In the case of a church funeral, we provide a priest. For both religious and civic burial we provide brass music or, upon agreement, we offer reproduced music. Also bus, digging burial and other burial services.

The Charon® funeral service is available 24 hours a day, on weekdays, weekends and public holidays. Contact us whenever you need our services. Our trained staff will arrange dignifying funeral for your loved one, where you may say proper farewell.
All the information respects the amendment to the Czech Funeral Act No. 193/2017 Coll., which is in force since the 1 September 2017.