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Uncles funeral - do you think this be accetable.

(12 Posts)
Altinkum Sat 25-May-13 04:27:17

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SquinkiesRule Sat 25-May-13 04:57:34

Go for it, I think it would be nice to put some roses in on top of your Dads casket.

Tee2072 Sat 25-May-13 07:54:30

I think that's a lovely idea.

diddl Sat 25-May-13 08:25:26

Sounds a lovely idea.

ratspeaker Sat 25-May-13 09:26:09

Just a wee note, in my experience you never actually see the caskets below in the open grave.

MrsBungle Sat 25-May-13 09:29:35

Sounds nice.

MrsFruitcake Sat 25-May-13 09:34:49

That sounds lovely, do it if it will help you to get over losing your DF.

scarletforya Sat 25-May-13 09:36:54

I read your other thread and feel bad for you about what you're going through. It's truly awful.

I see absolutely nothing wrong with laying the roses for your Dad. And after the way your sister and Mother have behaved screw what anyone else thinks quite frankly.

WeAreSix Sat 25-May-13 09:40:35

Yes do it, it's a lovely gesture to your Dad.

If it helps, my nan was buried in the same grave as my grandad. There was nothing to be seen of his remains or coffin.

pooka Sat 25-May-13 09:42:46

My fil was buried in same plot as his son (eldest son died aged 10). You really wouldn't have known from looking (though obv we all knew).

corlan Sat 25-May-13 10:45:52

That would be a lovely thing to do.

HollyBerryBush Mon 27-May-13 21:20:19

You aren't going to see the first coffin. Its really quite commonplace to have three plots within one in some cemetaries.

DHs nan was buried in the same plot as her husband, you really wouldn't have known

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