Suggested Roman Catholic Funeral Music

Suggested Roman Catholic Funeral Music

(Please note other Liturgical Music maybe be substituted with permission)

If you wish, you can have the Music Director/ Organist at your Parish make the selections of appropriate Music for the Funeral Mass. Or you can select your choice from the list below and indicate it on the Funeral Liturgical Planning Sheet provided to you by your Funeral Director.

Funeral Music Recommendations
While these are some of the hymns that we recommend for funerals,
we also welcome your suggestions for sacred music at these places in the Mass.


Entrance Hymn: _____________________________________________________
Recessional Hymn: ___________________________________________________


Alleluia, Sing to Jesus (Outside of Lent)

Be Not Afraid

Be Thou My Vision

Hail, Holy Queen

Here I Am, Lord

Holy God, We Praise Thy Name

How Great Thou Art

I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say

I Know that My Redeemer Lives

I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light

Immaculate Mary

Lift High the Cross

Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory

O God beyond All Praising

O God, Our Help in Ages Past

On Eagle’s Wings

Sing with All the Saints in Glory

The Strife is O’er (Outside of Lent)


Offertory Hymn: ____________________________________________________


Abide with Me

All Is Well with My Soul

Amazing Grace

Ave Maria – Schubert (cantor solo)

Day is Done

Eternal Father, Strong to Save

Hail Mary: Gentle Woman

I Know that My Redeemer Lives (Soper)

May the Road Rise Up to Meet You

Lord of All Hopefulness

O Breathe on Me, O Breath of God

Precious Lord, Take My Hand

The King of Love My Shepherd Is

The Lord is My Light

These Alone Are Enough

We Walk by Faith


Communion Hymn: __________________________________________________


Ave Verum Corpus – Mozart (cantor solo)

Eat This Bread

Gift of Finest Wheat

I Am the Bread of Life

Lord, Who at Thy First Eucharist

Panis Angelicus – Franck (cantor solo)

Panis Angelicus (Lambilotte)

Shepherd Me, O God

Shepherd of Souls

Soul of My Savior

Taste and See (Moore)

Vine and Branches


Song of Farewell: __________________________________________________


May the Choirs of Angels

O Loving God

Song of Farewell (Old Hundredth)

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