D Connolly and Son Independent Funeral Directors, Stockport Funeral Services
0161 480 1234
Independent Family Funeral Directors - Monumental Masons - Pre-paid Funeral Providers
Always There In Your Time Of Need
267 Turncroft Lane, Offerton, Stockport, Cheshire SK1 4BN - 128 Castle Street, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire SK3 9JH

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Glossary of Terms

Cemetery - A place where a dead body is buried, also known as a graveyard

Coffin - A special box in which a dead persons body is buried or cremated

Cremation - The burning to ashes of a dead body

Crematorium - The place where dead bodies are burned and made into ashes

Funeral - A gathering held to say goodbye to say goodbye to the dead person before they are buried or cremated

Funeral Director - A person who looks after the dead person and the funeral

Funeral home - A place were the person who has died lies in the coffin until the funeral. The place where a funeral director works

Grave – A hole in the ground in a cemetery where a person is buried

Headstone – A stone placed on the grave that has the dead persons name on it

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