For many of our customers, this will be the first time they are arranging a funeral and they are often concerned about what to do first.
Muldoon Murphy will carry out all arrangements in according to your wishes and those of the deceased but the initial actions will depend on where the death has occurred and what the circumstances are.
Full Care of Remains
Liaising with the hospital, nursing home etc. regarding the removal of your loved one.
Preparation and presentation of your loved one including embalming, and dressing in their preferred clothes
Funeral Home: We offer a peaceful location for you to wake a loved one in the centre of Kells with off-street parking
Wake at Home
If you wish to wake your loved one at home, we will assist in preparing your home
Burial & Cremation
Liaise with cemetery caretaker or crematorium to prepare burial plot/cremation. Canopy and seating can be arranged by the graveside where appropriate
Prepare and publish all funeral notices in preferred papers, radio stations and RIP.ie.
Fresh flowers can be provided for your home or the funeral home, depending on wake location
After a loved one has died, their body is normally stored in a Chapel of Rest until the date of the funeral services.
We make all necessary arrangements to have your loved ones remains transported back to Ireland or from Ireland.