Report a death

Van der Stappen provides funeral services for everyone, regardless of where and how you are insured. You can report the death to us, if you have funeral insurance we will arrange it further with the insurance company

Our phone number is available to you 24 hours a day:
040 – 286 13 83

Checklist report a death

blank     Call the doctor to have the death officially determined. This statement is necessary for arranging the funeral.

blank      Call us: 040 – 286 13 83. You can always reach us. Someone will come to you immediately if desired (also at night). Our employees take on the first care of the deceased. We discuss the possibilities where the deceased will stay until the funeral, at home or at another location such as our funeral home.

blank     We'll make an appointment, usually at your home. During this appointment you will be introduced to the funeral director and the matters that are important for the coming period will be discussed. Our funeral director advises on all possibilities, listens to your wishes and helps you make the right choices.

blank      We take care of the death declaration. Within six days after the death, a report must be made to the township where the death took place.

blank      Much has to be arranged in the days prior to the funeral. During these days you have a contact person who is always available to help you with everything and who will assist you.

Our funeral director as support

Afscheid nemen van je overleden dierbare kan op allerlei manieren. Religieus, intiem, groots of traditioneel. In de aula van een crematorium of de woonkamer in een afscheidshuis, maar ook in je eigen tuin of het favoriete café. Samen maken we het afscheid persoonlijk en onvergetelijk.