When there is a death in the family there is not possible amount of preparation a person can do which will lessen the affects that it has on the remaining members of the family, especially and most severely when the loss is unexpected and not anticipated. Studies have shown that depending on the nature of the death, the ripple effects will be felt in different ways for different people, at different psychological levels for varying periods of time. Tragic lose can occur when least expected in the form of accidental deaths, suicide, late stage miscarriage and stillbirth and still more unthinkable scenarios involving children, young adults and generally physically healthy individuals which can leave any person wondering “why them” and “why now”. Most of us hope that when our time comes, we will be privileged enough to go peacefully in our sleep, but the reality is that this is not often simply not the case.
As the world faces unprecedented loss of life as the result of the COVID-19 Corona Virus, it brings it home that life can be fine one day and then then not the next. In the UK we are facing never before seen unexpected loss in to the thousands as a result of this pandemic, and now is when we begin to understand just how fragile life truly is, especially for people with underlying health conditions.
By the time a person is infected with the virus it can still take 2 – 14 days for symptoms to manifest during which time a person may pass it on to countless and untold numbers of other people. As a community the time has come to take all precautions and stick together while staying positive and sanitized. But when all else fails and someone in your family succumbs, there is support waiting just down the road from every hospital. Lodge Brothers are located as close as physically possible to the register office Guildford linked to the local hospital. The locality of Lodge Brothers to the epicenter of the even of passing is strategically done so as to ensure that there is as little stress placed on the family as logistically possible when everything else becomes suddenly so complicated, especially when death is unexpected. The death of an individual must be registered within 5 days which means that the family must prioritise this important aspect as soon as possible. Most of the time, funeral arrangements will begin at the same time and within the same timeframe.
By the time you approach your local Lodge Brothers, who have branches across the depth and breath of the United Kingdom and who are at all times equipped to deal with any scenario while still ensuring that they keep the personal and professional touch which has left them with the reputation which they still sustain today after more than a decade of funeral planning. Granted the like of a situation such as this has never been experienced before and of course there large numbers of people affected. Yet despite all of this, the staff of Lodge Brothers are trained and ready to be there for your family no matter what.