What do I need to arrange funeral?

In case of death of your loved one, please contact our funeral service either by phone or visit directly one of our offices. Before you contact funeral director take a moment to think about what kind of funeral ceremony would you as survivors like to have.

Have following items ready for the funeral service


  • the identity card of the deceased (if it has not stayed in the health facility);
  • birth certificate and marriage certificate of the deceased (if available, only to make copies, will be returned);
  • the identity card of the funeral administrator (the person who arranges the funeral).

Bring appropriate clothing for the deceased

for men

Underwear, socks, shirt, tie, suit or uniform, or clothing that the deceased liked to wear, shoes.

for a women

Underwear, stockings or tights, dress or costume with a blouse, etc., or clothing that the deceased liked to wear, shoes.


Then you choose a coffin, together we will pick the funeral date in any ceremonial hall all over the Czech Republic, we will make a death announcement and choose the floral decoration (according to designs and photographs).

You will also choose music either from our catalogue, or you bring your own (on flash disk, CD). In the case of a church funeral, we provide a priest. For both religious and civic burial we provide brass music or, upon agreement, we offer reproduced music. Also bus, digging burial and other burial services.

Pohřební služba Charon® je dostupná 24 hodin denně, ve všední dny, o víkendech i svátcích. Kontaktujte nás, kdykoliv to Vaše situace bude vyžadovat. Naši proškolení zaměstnanci se postarají o důstojné zaopatření a vypravení pohřbu Vašeho zesnulého.

Veškeré uvedené informace respektují novelu zákona o pohřebnictví č. 193/2017 Sb., která platí od 1. září 2017.