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Funeral Information

Little Sisters of the Poor
St Joseph's Home
Memorial Service

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Death Date: 27.10.2020
Name : Viren Rathod

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Death Date: 23.10.2020
Name : Eileen Pardy

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Death Date: 17.10.2020
Name : Catherine Lewis

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Death Date: 18.10.2020
Name : Nikola Camov

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Death Date: 17.10.2020
Name : Naraiyan Rai

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Death Date: 11.10.2020
Name : Dennis Gerard Hines

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Death Date: 25.09.2020
Name : Yvonne Avellino

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Death Date: 24.09.2020
Name : Irene Resl-Chomiak

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Death Date: 27.09.2020
Name : Kathleen (Kate) Myfawny Brown

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Death Date: 15.09.2020
Name : Romolo Commelli

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Death Date: 06.09.2020
Name : Joan ‘Lorraine’ Johnson

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Death Date: 06.09.2020
Name : Tony Flude

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Death Date: 03.09.2020
Name : Marta Campusano

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Death Date: 02.09.2020
Name : John Gregory Leon

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Death Date: 06.09.2020
Name : Maria 'Mary' Sikiotis

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Death Date: 05.09.2020
Name : Kathlyn Cloonan

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Death Date: 30.09.2020
Name : Lloyd Bowyer

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Pre-Arranged Funerals

If a nursing home requires the contact details of a Funeral director before admittance, that might be a good time to think about which company you want, to do what sort of service, and for how much.

Pre-Arrangement might be as little as a phone-call confirming which undertaker will be called and whether it will be burial or cremation. This information should satisfy the needs of the nursing home, but it only scratches the surface of what can be prepared.

A more complete pre-arrangement would have one of our funeral directors sit down with you to fill out not only all the funeral requirements, but also all the legal paperwork and documents that are necessary to registration of a death. This is often very helpful, as some required information may take time to find: for example, some people don't have a clue what their grandmother's maiden name was.

A full pre-arrangement will cover things like:

  • what sort of coffin,
  • what clothing the deceased will be laid out in,
  • what is to happen to rings or jewellery (buried or passed on, and to whom),
  • where the viewing might be,
  • whether the service will be at a church or chapel, and which church or chapel,
  • who might conduct the service,
  • what music or hymns will be played,
  • whether the service will go on to a burial or cremation, and
  • whether there will be refreshments arranged for afterwards (and where).

All these, and many other details, are often better worked out well in advance.

Call us on 9849 8711 for no obligation assistance, or download our simple pre-planning form that you can fill out with your family.