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Dear customer, I am very sorry to hear about your wife. Please be aware that the repatriation of the ashes is a costly and complicated process due to the many formalities and requirements to be fulfilled. I recommend that you contact the Swedish embassy or its office to find out about the procedure and the fees to be paid for the approval of the transfer.
For the transfer of ashes it is advisable to travel with the Death Certificate from the country of death (translated if necessary), the family's permission for the transfer, the Cremation Certificate and a statement from the funeral company indicating the contents of the box of ashes.
I understand, dear customer, have you tried to contact the embassy by email? Is it difficult for you to go to their headquarters to process these papers directly?
In any case, here are the contact details of the embassy: