Our biodegradable urns have been designed for a range of specialised purposes. Please read the brief description with each urn to see which one is best for you.
Made from cellulose and natural fibres this urn is designed for growing a memorial tree in a garden or large pot. You can choose from Beech, English Oak, Norway Maple or Ginkgo Biloba and grow a lasting memory of your loved one.
The Geos Urn is made from organic substrate, golden sand and plant fibre. It can be planted alongside an existing tree to aid growth or the lid can be replaced with a sapling of your choice. Geos Urns can also be used for interment in a grave or garden of remembrance. It is also available in a smaller size appropriate for an infant or baby.
This beautiful, pure white urn is made of saline and natural components. Fully water soluble the urn will dissolve in 5 to 10 minutes when cast into the sea.
This urn, made of crushed olive pips and naturally coloured kiwi, can be used in the ground or in water. It can be safely interred in the ground and the lid can be replaced with a sapling of your choice for a memorial tree. It can also be dropped into fresh or salt water where it will sink directly to the bottom and dissolve in 5 or 10 minutes.
The Samsara Urn is made of sand with minute amounts of sea salt and bound with plant extracts. Fully soluble and biodegradable, this urn will sink to the bottom and dissolve quickly in both the sea and fresh water.
This fully biodegradable urn is provided free of charge with all of our funeral packages. Available in Black, Blue, Green, Grey, Natural, Red and White these urns can safely store ashes for up to ten years and can be safely interred in a garden or cemetery where it will dissolve and release the ashes into the soil.
To all the staff at Penrose Funeral Services,
Thank you all so much for being so helpful and kind at a very difficult time. Keep up the excellent, friendly service.
Thank you for arranging a lovely service for Colin, your support and kindness in a difficult situation was much appreciated. With Love…
To Nathan, Jeremy and Staff
Thank you for your patience, support and knowledge. Without you I know the day would not have run so smoothly.
And thank you for going the extra mile time and again.
Love and Thanks…xxx
To all at Penrose
We can’t thank you enough for looking after Avril/mum/nan. Your kindness and respect will never be forgotten.
We appreciate the time you took to explain everything and the respect that was shown to Avril.
Thank you…Kind regards
A few words of thanks to all who helped me with the loss of my husband. He had a wonderful send-off thanks to you and the Royal Artillery Association. I was very grateful for all the help and respect given to myself and to his daughter. Thank you all once again
Dear Nathan and Jeremy, Thank you so much for all your help. You are truly a great family business!
Dear Jeremy and Nathan,
We would just like to thank you for the exemplary way you conducted Bill’s funeral on September 28th at Basildon Crematorium. Every aspect was just as we hoped it would be. You were always understanding and re-assuring.
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