In order to create an appropriate sense of occasion and hold the attention of the audience you will need to choose from the following. Tick all the ones you think you like the look of now. You’ll get a chance to make firm decisions at the end.

procession

different speakers

everyone joining hands

silent reflection

music

poetry

prayers

displays of photos

a multimedia presentation

mementoes

decoration of the venue

candles

flowers

smells – incense, essential oils

individual stems of flowers that people can put on the coffin

funeral favours

food

dress code

In order to create an appropriate sense of occasion and hold the attention of the audience you will need to choose from the following. Tick all the ones you think you like the look of now. You’ll get a chance to make firm decisions at the end.