Guide to Funeral Directors in Ipswich

Ipswich is the county town of Suffolk with a population of around 135,000 in the town itself and a further 45,000 in the surrounding areas. Ipswich offers a variety of funeral services for local residents with 13 funeral directors operating in the town.

Ipswich is a multicultural town with many residents from diverse backgrounds including Polish, Portuguese, Bengali and Kurdish. There is a Muslim community based in the centre of the town and other religious faiths practiced here include Hinduism, Buddhism and Judaism.

The town is best known for its many Christian places of worship, including several historic medieval churches around the waterfront area and a Quaker Meeting House in Fonnereau Road. Ipswich Mosque is located in Bond Street and can accommodate 400 people. A second Mosque, Shajalal Masjid, was opened more recently in nearby Argyle Street.

Independent funeral directors in Ipswich are able to provide services for the entire community and are sensitive to the needs of Christians, Muslims and other religions.

Burials are available at Lawn Cemetery and Millennium Cemetery near the town centre. Old Cemetery in Belvedere Road offers separate burial areas for different beliefs including Muslim, Quaker and Jewish. Cremations are offered at Ipswich Crematorium located within New Cemetery, just off Colchester Road, where there are two gardens of rest.

Search for local funeral directors in Ipswich now to see funeral homes near you. You can filter search results by best rated, most reviewed or nearest to you. Click on a funeral director’s listing to see their profile page, where you can learn more about the funeral services they can offer you. Read independent customer reviews, search for recent obituaries published by that funeral home, or find out how to contact them for more information.

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Alison Quamina 2019-02-09 13:22:58

Thank you so much for helping us as family could not fault the kindness and support given You guys have been there for us through every step and it has been appreciated The Quamimas xxxx

Beth Stevens 2019-01-27 09:03:42

They made organising my fathers funeral very simple. They were so kind and helped us every step of the way. Thank you. 

Nicola Davies 2018-12-19 15:26:35

Liam and the team at Southgate and Roberts are all wonderful. They arranged the funeral for my dad and everything was carried out with compassion and respect nothing was too much trouble I would highly recommend them.

Michelle Dormer 2018-12-07 10:18:16

Card in the post...The best, most honourable people in the world, an absolute pleasure to deal with, very reassuring and calming throughout our journey. Thank you from our hearts...Michelle, Roger, Ben, Jasper, Rebecca and Jacob.

Chandravadan Patel 2018-12-06 20:34:46

Our appreciation and heartfelt thanks to Liam and Ian for their excellent support and professional services. Also for allowing us to use the chapel to carry out our Hindu religious rites. The whole service went smoothly from start to finish. The PATEL family