Funeral Planning

Houghtons Funeral Plans

Houghtons Funeral Directors  Click here to see our Resdients' Funeral Plans 

Our unique free 'My funeral wishes' guide. It is intended to sit along side your funeral plan by putting in detail certain aspects of your funeral that you have strong feelings about.

The full guide is available on request.

The benefits of a Houghtons Funeral Plan include:

• A Local Plan for Local People at a Local Price

• Our assurance of a quality funeral with tradition, dignity and respect only available from Houghtons

• An inflation-proof guarantee of our funeral charges
• A guarantee to freeze our funeral costs at today’s prices
• A guarantee that your loved ones will not have to pay anything further towards our services included in any of our plans.


Since 2004 funeral prices have increased by an incredible 71%* and are predicted to continue to rise in the future. Please click on the graph to see how the costs have financially increased

*Source: The Sun Life Direct Cost of Dying Survey 2012
‡Source Dignity (estimate)

A funeral prepayment plan is not an investment product but a secure way of paying for a funeral in advance.  Each purchaser receives a guarantee that the services itemised in the plan will be provided when required by Houghtons.


Our friendly, knowledgeable team are available to come and talk to groups in the community, click here for more information.