1) Wish You Were Here - Sparklehorse
I know that the original version of this song is by Pink Floyd but I think this cover would do a much better job just because it is not by Pink Floyd. Everyone knows the original so what use is it anyway? And the Sparklehorse version doesn't feature the guitar solo which wouldn't fit to a funeral anyway.
2) The Leavers Dance - The Veils
I hope I will dance at my funeral... and leave.
3) Hurt - Johnny Cash
One of the greatest singer-songwriters of the last century doing a Nine Inch Nails Covers - and doing it much, much better than the original artists. Are you hurt? Is it what death feels like? Everyone I know goes away . …