7 Funeral Keepsake Ideas


Funeral keepsakes have become a popular trend and a wonderful way to for family and friends to honour your loved one. Funerals are a challenging, time for people as they come to terms with the loss of someone close to them. However, it is important to remember that a funeral is a celebration of their life, not of their death.

As a result, funeral favours and mementoes have gained popularity as a way for families to remember their loved ones how they would have liked. Keepsakes can be given away at funerals, memorials, or life celebration events.


Keep memories alive with funeral keepsakes

While funeral keepsakes are an optional part of your funeral planning but it is a brilliant way to keep your deceased loved one in the hearts and minds of all those that cared about them.

Let’s jump in and explore some of the best and most creative ideas.

1. Personalised Memorial Candle


Funeral Keepsake Ideas

A thoughtful and lovely way to remember a lost loved one. These days candles or candle holders can be personalised with a message of your choice. We found a lovely selection over at The Lovely Keepsake Company

2. Memorial Charms


Charms as keepsakes

Charms are a beautiful gift that people will cherish. Memorial charms can be found in many different shapes and sizes. They can represent your loved one and even be personalised with a message. We found a wonderful selection here at Someone Remembered

3. Memorial Tree Seedlings


Memorial tree seedlings

Memorial trees are an extra special way of celebrating someone's life. Not only will they last for many years, but they are also symbolic of life. Memory trees or memorial trees can be used as memory trees for funerals, for planting at home or in a location they cherished. Check out memorial trees at Trees Direct

4. Funeral Memory Book


funeral memory book

A memory book makes a wonderful keepsake and is the perfect book to keep precious memories alive for the family and friends of the deceased. Etsy has some wonderful options that are mostly handcrafted.

5. Memory Keepsake Box


funeral keepsake box

A keepsake box is a perfect way of storing precious mementoes. A box like this will allow the family to keep special photographs, cards or other small but important items. Again Etsy has some beautiful handmade options at reasonable prices.

6. Personalised Bookmark


personalised memory bookmarks

Personalised Memorial Bookmarks are a great gift of remembrance for family and friends in honour of your loved one. A photograph can be printed with their name, dates, a verse, or a personal message. Not on the Highstreet had a good range when we looked.

7. Memorial pint glass


Funeral keepsake pint glass

Personalised pint glasses are a great tribute for friends and family to take away. A celebration of life and can feature a photo of your loved one and even a quote or verse. Once again Etsy had some beautiful offerings that would do the job perfectly.

We hope you enjoyed this post on funeral keepsake ideas. If you have any comments or further ideas please feel free to comment below.

If you have more questions or would like answers to different questions, please feel free to leave a comment below or contact the friendly team at Fair Cost Funerals.

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