Why have flowers?
Flowers have been a traditional part of funerals and memorial services for centuries.
They are often used to express sympathy, offer condolences, and honour the person
who has died. Here we will explore the reasons why people
choose to have flowers on a coffin.
Flowers have long been used as symbols of love, beauty, and life. They are often seen as a way to honour and celebrate the life of the deceased. Different types of flowers may also hold specific meanings. For example, roses are often associated with love and remembrance, while lilies are often associated with purity and innocence.
Having flowers on a coffin can be a source of comfort for the family and friends of the deceased. The presence of flowers can create a peaceful and calming atmosphere and offer a visual representation of the love and support that surrounds the family during this difficult time.
Flowers on a coffin can also be a sign of respect for the deceased. They serve as a visual tribute and a way to acknowledge the importance of the person who has passed away. They can also be a way to show appreciation for the impact the person had on the lives of others.
Flowers on a coffin are also a traditional part of many funeral and memorial services. It is a custom that has been passed down through generations and is often seen as a way to honour and respect the deceased in a way that has been done for centuries.
Finally, having flowers on a coffin can be a way to say a final farewell to the deceased. The visual beauty and fragrance of the flowers can offer a last reminder of the person and their impact on the lives of those around them.
Flowers on a coffin are a traditional and meaningful way to express sympathy, offer condolences, and honour the deceased. They can provide comfort, respect, and a final farewell to the person who has passed away. Whether chosen for their symbolism, beauty, or tradition, flowers on a coffin serve as a visual tribute to the life and legacy of the deceased.
Here at Stag Cremations we feel it is important that there is an option to have flowers when having a direct cremation. If you would like to have flowers for your loved one please do have a look at our selection of beautiful bouquets and wreaths. If you would like discuss this in more detail please do not hesitate to ring us on 0800 12 999 01 for more information.