First Step

To help our customers through the demanding times that follow the loss of a much-loved family member. J&S Funeral Service Ltd is able to offer a helpful step-by-step guide to ease you through the funeral arrangement process.

We are available 24 hours per day on 01923 262939 with caring and compassionate advice delivered by a member of our experienced team.

Registration of the Death

Registration of the Death The Medical Certificate of Cause of Death can usually be collected from the surgery or hospital the day after bereavement occurs unless the death is sudden or unexpected.

This certificate must be presented at the relevant sub-district registrar’s office where the death occurred. We are able to offer the following contact details for registrars within the local Hertfordshire area:


0300 123 4045

The registrar will require the following information and documentation:

  • The Death Certificate
  • Full Name of the Deceased
  • Date and Place of Death
  • Occupation
  • Husband’s Occupation (Where Applicable)
  • Residence of Deceased
  • Place and Date of Birth of the Deceased

The registrar will issue the following certificates

  • The Green Disposal Certificate (to be given to J&S Funeral Service Ltd)
  • The Death Certificate (Retain for Banking and Insurance Purposes)

Selecting your Funeral

At J&S Funerals, we understand that funerals should reflect individuality. We will always endeavour to do exactly what is required to make your service completely personal to your family. We can arrange horse drawn hearses, limousines and courtesy vehicles, and our experts will be happy to organise floral tributes, catering and venues on your behalf.

Call J&S Funerals and let us remove as much of the burden of your funeral arrangements in a caring, sympathetic manner that supports you every step of the way.