Sample Funeral Attendant Cover Letter

When writing a funeral attendant cover letter be sure to mention previous experience and what you can bring to the job including performing a variety of tasks during a funeral, such as placing a casket in the parlor or chapel prior to service, arranging floral bouquets or lights around casket, directing or escorting mourners to their seats or to the viewing, closing the casket and storing funeral equipment. All funeral attendant cover letters should provide details about what applicants can bring to the job so they will have an edge over competitors.

Harold Robertson
678 Forest Park Drive
Any City, USA 23232

October 3, 2006

Mr. Gideon Gambill
Owner and Hiring Manager
Gambill Funeral Home
17 Crestview Way
Any Town, USA 78956

Dear Mr. Gambill:

Your listing on JobBankUSA.com for a funeral attendant prompted me to write this cover letter and apply for the job. I have been involved in the funeral industry behind the scenes as a bookkeeper and administrative assistant.

Today I am writing to suggest that we meet in person so I can show you why and how I will make a difference in your business if you hire me as one of the funeral attendants you are looking for.

I have good customer service skills and I love helping people, especially during a time of need. Would you like to meet to talk over this job? Please call me on my cell phone: 123-456-7891 to set up an interview at your convenience. Thank you for your kind attention to my cover letter and my qualifications.


Harold Robertson

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