Best 4 Funeral Directors in Downpatrick

Discover funeral directors located in Downpatrick. See pricing details and information regarding the inclusions offered. Also opening hours and contact details. Find comprehensive details below of NAFD & SAIF approved funeral directors.

Rosy Company


Open 24/7

Charles Rourke Sons

Charles Rourke Sons


51 Church St, County Down, BT30 6EH

Open 24/7
Down Funeral Directors John St

Down Funeral Directors John St


26 John St, County Down, BT30 6BY

Open 24/7



24 English St, County Down, BT30 6AB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

All Funeral Directors in Downpatrick operate 24 hours 7 days a week for emergencies this includes bank holidays.


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About City

Downpatrick is a town in County Down, Northern Ireland, known for its rich Christian heritage. The town is home to Down Cathedral, where Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, is said to be buried. Downpatrick is also a starting point for the Saint Patrick's Trail, a scenic driving route that connects various sites associated with the saint. With a population of 10,874 people.

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How many funeral directors in Downpatrick?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 3 Funeral Directors in Downpatrick On this page we have listed 3 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Downpatrick?

The typical cost of funerals in Downpatrick typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Downpatrick. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

When calculating the overall expenses of a funeral, it is important to take into account the additional cost of funeral flowers. Local florists like Patricia's Petals (Located on 14-16 Market Street, DOWNPATRICK BT30 6LY, County Down) or Petals and Pots (Phone number 028 44616160) typically charge approximately between £82 up to £464 for funeral flower arrangements.

Even though funeral jewellery, like a cremation necklace, is not typically considered a direct expense of a funeral, it does add to the overall cost. To obtain pricing information about funeral jewellery, we suggest reaching out to Down Jewellers or visiting their store at 8 The Market House, Downpatrick.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Downpatrick?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Downpatrick), Charles Rourke Sons and Down Funeral Directors John St all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Downpatrick. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Downpatrick.

What Crematorium do Funeral Directors use in Downpatrick for Traditional and Direct Cremation?

Within 10 Miles off Downpatrick there are 1 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 1 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Downpatrick: Roselawn Cemetery and Crematorium, which could potentially be your loved one's final resting place. While you have the freedom to choose your preferred crematorium, it's advisable to consult with your local funeral director. Their expertise will be valuable, especially considering that crematoriums availability can often be unpredictable and busy. See the list of crematoriums in the area:

Roselawn Cemetery and Crematorium, 129-131 Ballygowan Road Crossnacreevy BT5 7TZ Phone: 028 9044 8288 with a fee of approximately £806 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days.

What happens in the event of a death at a care home in Downpatrick?

In the event of a death at a care home, your local funeral director is responsible for collecting the deceased and transporting them to their funeral home with care. According to the Office for National Statistics, approximately 23 % of all deaths in Downpatrick take place in care homes. At Rosy, we offer prompt collection services for your loved one, irrespective of the care home where the passing occurred. For immediate assistance, please contact us at 0800 260 6922.

Frequently asked questions

Are there any Funeral Directors offering Natural/Green burial Funerals in Downpatrick?
There is no Natural Burial grounds in Downpatrick.
Where can you scatter ashes in Downpatrick?
The County Down Council enforces particular guidelines concerning the scattering of ashes in public spaces, which may be revised at any point. For the latest information and guidelines, we recommend visiting the County Down Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the Quoile River is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Downpatrick near Downe Hospital?
There are 4 funeral undertakers close to Downe Hospital. If someone has recently died at Downe Hospital in Downpatrick then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Downpatrick?
The main newspaper in Downpatrick is the Down Recorder. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include a photograph of the deceased and information about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Downpatrick) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Downpatrick?
Indeed, Rosy is capable of meeting your needs. Should you require assistance with a Jewish funeral, please feel free to reach out to us at 0800 260 6922
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in County Down?
Yes, Rosy can accommodate your requirements. If you're looking for a hindu funeral contact us on 0800 260 6922.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Downpatrick who provide catering services for wakes?
Typically, funeral directors do not commonly provide catering services. Therefore we would recommend contacting a local catering company. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Downpatrick?
Indeed, there are Sikh funeral directors based in Manchester who can offer their support during the period of mourning. To organise your Sikh funeral service, you can reach out to Rosy (Downpatrick) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Downpatrick?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Downpatrick. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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