Finding peace in a natural burial
As we all grow more aware of the Earth’s fragility, so many wish to leave the lightest of footprints and choose a natural burial. The body is placed in a shroud or coffin made from sustainable and bio-degradable material and unlike a traditional cemetery, natural burial grounds take care is to protect and enhance the environment, allowing your loved ones to become part of a habitat rich with a variety of plants and wildlife. Trees and plants may form a natural and fitting memorial.
Specialists in the field
Natural burial grounds versus the cemetery
Advice on a natural burial
With four generations of experience, E.C. Gilbert Ltd is familiar with various sites of natural burial throughout Leicestershire. Our staff in Great Glen can discuss the different options with you at length to ensure you find the site that best suits your requirements.