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Find a Minister to Perform a Funeral

Are you in need of an ordained minister to preside over a funeral? We're so sorry for your loss, and hope that we can assist you in completing this part of the preparations so you will have more time to mourn your lost loved one. Using the search tools on this page, you will be able to find a legally ordained minister who is willing and able to lead a memorial or funeral service in your area. The ministers you'll see on this page have all indicated that they are willing and able to act in that capacity. Furthermore, you can utilize the other fields and dropdowns in this area to further filter your search to be sure the ministers that appear have religious or spiritual beliefs that align closely with yours, and are willing to perform the solemn duty of leading the funeral service for a financial rate that you are comfortable with. We do hope that you find this tool helpful as you conduct this important search and prepare to say goodbye to your loved one.


You have not yet become ordained. Once you are ordained, you will be legally recognized as a minister nearly everywhere, and you'll be able to perform any ceremony that requires a minister or priest including weddings, funerals, or baptisms. The process is free and only takes a few minutes.

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Are you already an ordained minister with a plan to perform funerals, and would like to be included in the Find a Minister tool? You can hit the button at the top of this page to create your public profile. Once you activate that account, folks will be able to contact you to perform the solemn duty of presiding over funerals. If you are not yet an ordained minister but feel called to become ordained and perform ceremonies like funerals, you can submit your ordination application on this site as well, and then proceed to create your public profile by following the instructions above.