Funeral Service in our Chapel

THE SENSIBLE CREMATION with Service in our Chapel

“A simple and respectful funeral service conducted in our Chapel by one of our funeral celebrants followed by refreshments in the adjoining lounge”

for $2,975

And includes:

  • Our availability and attention every day and all hours to receive your initial call or enquiry
  • Our staff to liaise with Nursing home, Hospice, Hospital or Coroner’s office
  • Transfer of deceased into our care during business hours* (Mon – Fri 8.30 am to 4.00 pm) (Metro area)
  • Meet with you either at our office or in your home during business hours to complete necessary paperwork and to confirm all details
  • Our staff to obtain medical certificates (no charge from public hospital or Coroner’s office but additional $195 if charged by the doctor)
  • Our staff to obtain cremation permits
  • Care and preparation of deceased (family provide clothing)
  • “Sensible Casket” with the option of Rosewood or Arctic WhiteϮ
  • Silk Flowers for the coffin
  • Viewing prior to funeral service (legal identification may be required)
  • Our celebrant to conduct funeral service in our Chapel during business hours
  • Refreshments – tea, coffee and biscuits in our lounge
  • Simple Memorial Book
  • A broad library of music for your selection
  • Cremation fees
  • Application for Death Certificate

We can arrange or provide the following extra services at additional cost:

  • Services provided outside business hours (Mon – Fri 8.30am to 4.00pm)
  • After hours transfer of deceased into our care ($295)
  • Transfer of deceased from outside the metropolitan area (POA)
  • Medical Certificates – if pass away home/nursing home ($195)
  • Place Funeral Notice in the Advertiser
  • Place Death Notice in the Advertiser
  • Meet with you after hours to make funeral arrangements (POA)
  • Schedule funeral after hours (POA)
  • Schedule viewing at our chapel outside business hours (POA)
  • A 1% surcharge will be incurred when paying by credit card

Other Services we offer:

  • Shroud in lieu of clothing provided by family
  • Upgraded coffin or casket of your choice (POA)
  • Celebration of life photo presentation with accompanying music (DVD) compiled by our staff
  • Memorial cards, bookmarks or hymn books
  • Fresh flowers, rose petals or single blooms
  • Piper or Organist
  • Hire car or limousine
  • Doves or balloons
  • Memorial Candles
  • Special catering for refreshments lounge
  • A minister of religion or funeral celebrant of your choice
  • Filming of funeral service

 * Dispatch of Transfer Team after 8.30 a.m. and arrival of deceased into our care before 4.00 p.m

 Ϯ The Sensible casket only comes in one size. It may be necessary to purchase a coffin if the Sensible casket is not suitable.