Learn about the options, prices and packages available for a cremation service from Gardenia Funerals.Learn More
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ARRANGING A FUNERALPlanning a memorable funeral +
Losing someone that you are close to is never easy. But arranging their funeral can be a rewarding experience as you plan a service to reflect on their life and their many achievements. Below are the seven steps that guide us at Gardenia Funerals.
Call us on (03) 9329 4024 and we will support and guide you on selecting a funeral service suitable for your family as you celebrate the life of your loved one. Once you are happy to engage us we will confirm a time to bring your loved one into our care.
We will set up a time to meet with you and other family members, at your home or other location, to plan the funeral.
A Gardenia Funerals Remembrance Consultant will meet with you to plan all aspects of the funeral.
They will detail the services we have available and guide and assist you in making the right choices.
Your Remembrance Consultant will support and be available leading into and after the funeral.
In addition to the traditional aspects of a funeral families often choose to include some celebratory ones too.
We will be able to assist you in planning the exact style of funeral to reflect the life of your loved one.
Having met and determined all of the funeral details we set about organising and liaising with third parties (i.e. cemetery, florist, catering) to ensure the funeral goes to plan.
We will stay in touch to ensure you know how every little detail is progressing.
Day of Funeral
If you have booked a vehicle through us we will arrange a time to pick you up.
Our staff will be there to support and guide you through the day.
We can drive you back home, to the post funeral celebration or to a location of your choice.
Births, deaths and marriages will send you a copy of the death certificate.
We will arrange a time to visit to return any items that we have in our care or deliver cremated remains if applicable.
We will send you an invitation to attend our Christmas Remembrance Service.
We are always just a phone call away if you need any additional support or visit our loss and grief resources.
OUR SERVICES & PRICINGWe have an extensive range of funeral options to cater for all families underpinned by our commitment to go beyond your expectations
Our Direct Cremation Package is for when no mourners are in attendance.
Often this package is chosen by families who may wish to hold their own private service or no service at all.
CHAPEL CREMATION SERVICE
A Chapel Funeral is when the entire Funeral Service takes place in a chapel. After the service takes place a private cremation will follow.
Package includes Celebrant fees, use of chapel, Braid Coffin, flowers, DVD tribute, and more.
CHURCH CREMATION PACKAGE
A Church Funeral is when the entire Funeral Service takes place in a church. After the service takes place a private cremation will follow. This package includes Celebrant fee, use of a church, Braid Coffin, viewing, eTribute, floral arrangement, DVD tribute, and more.
CHURCH BURIAL PACKAGE
Our Burial Service Package is for when mourners are present at the cremation or burial service.
This package includes Celebrant fees, use of a chapel, Braid Coffin, viewing, eTribute, floral arrangement, funeral notice, DVD tribute, and more.
In addition to our packages, you can also use our Funerals by Design planning tool to create a memorable funeral service. There are a myriad of service and product offerings that you can choose from. To start designing, click on the funeral planning tool button below, or make an appointment by calling (03) 9329 4024. Our planning tool calculates the costs for you as you make your selections.
If you would like a completely customised and themed experience, please contact us to make an appointment or request a call back.
MEMORIES TABLESA special way to personalise a funeral
Gathering special items of significance and displaying these at a funeral is a contemporary and positive way to remember a life lived. It will also evoke special memories from those attending the service.