Funeral Service at Church, Home or Other Venue

A Funeral Service at Church, Home or Other Venue with Cremation. A simple and respectful funeral service conducted at a metropolitan Church or Venue of your choice followed by a private cremation

from $4,200

Our Professional Service fee 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 from Public Metropolitan Hospital or Coroner (if more than 2 staff required POA)
  • Meet with you at our office during business hours to complete necessary paperwork and to confirm all details
  • Our staff to obtain cremation permits
  • Care and preparation of deceased (family to provide clothing)
  • Sensible Funerals Coffin Ϯ
  • Two staff and Hearse to attend
  • Viewing prior to the funeral service
  • Simple guest book
  • A broad library of music for your selection
  • Cremation fees
  • Shroud in lieu of clothing provided by family
  • Application for Death Certificate

Ϯ THE SENSIBLE COFFIN (PICTURED ABOVE) IS INCLUDED IN PRICE FOR ALL CREMATION SERVICES NOT IN OUR CHAPEL

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

  • Transfer of deceased into our care from anywhere other than Metropolitan Public Hospital or Coroner ($345) (if more than 2 staff required POA)
  • Transfer of deceased into our care from over 40km radius of Adelaide (POA)
  • Medical certificates from $300 if charged by the doctor
  • Place Funeral Notice in the Advertiser
  • Place Death Notice in the Advertiser
  • Postage and Handling of ashes (POA)
  • A 1% surcharge will be incurred when paying by credit or debit card

Other Options:

  • Upgraded coffin or casket of your choice (POA)
  • Memorial cards and hymn books
  • Celebration of life photo presentation with accompanying music
  • Fresh flowers, rose petals or single blooms
  • Piper or organist
  • Hire car or limousine
  • Memorial Candles
  • A Minister of religion or funeral celebrant of your choice
  • Filming of funeral service

 

Sensible Funerals

Sensible Funerals was founded by my father, the late Keith Russell, on the philosophy that a funeral does not have to be elaborate and cost a fortune for it to be dignified and respectful.