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A repatriation funeral service is the process of returning a person to their place of origin or citizenship.
Newhaven Funerals can arrange to have the deceased delivered to any funeral director in the world. Newhaven prepares and contains the deceased suitably for transportation and in accordance with statutory requirements and the high standard required by Funeral Associations.
Repatriation services are the process of returning a person’s remains to their home country. This can be done for a number of reasons, such as when the person has passed away while visiting another country, or when their home country is unable to provide a proper burial.
The funeral home that is handling the arrangements will typically be responsible for arranging repatriation services. However, it is also possible for the family or friends of the deceased to arrange these services.
This will vary depending on the country of origin and other factors. However, it is typically a relatively quick process.
Yes, there are often special requirements that must be met in order to repatriate a person’s remains. For example, many countries require that the body be embalmed before it can be shipped.