‘Abide With Me’ is the song most likely to be played at a funeral

The Ten Most Popular Funeral Songs

‘Abide With Me’ is the song most likely to be played at a funeral, according to SunLife’s Cost of Dying report .

SunLife’s report reveals that the hymn is one of the most popular choices, closely followed by ‘My Way’ by Frank Sinatra, and ‘Time to Say Goodbye’ by Sarah Brightman and Andrea Bocelli.

However, if we were to choose our own funeral song, Monty Python’s ‘Always...

Financial strain can be caused by not discussing end-of-life wishes

Grieving Families Have Financial Stress Because Brits Won't Talk About Dying

Grieving families in Britain are being put under additional financial strain due to not discussing end-of-life wishes with loved ones, SunLife’s annual Cost of Dying Report has revealed.

Service providers revealed that families who are unsure of what the deceased would have wanted often overspend compared to those who had shared their wishes in advance.

Almost half (48%) of...