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OUR SERVICES

FUNERALS

We want to make the process of organising a funeral as simple as possible for the grieving family.  We are here to attend to the documentation, organise venues, catering, music, orders of service etc.  We can even organise the service to be recorded or live streamed for you.

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FUNERAL COST ESTIMATES

The costs laid out below are estimates only and will vary depending on the choices for personalisation of each funeral.

Direct Cremation Estimate

$5,000

.Transfer of loved one within Te Kuiti town boundary to our premises*. 

Temporary care of their personal effects.  Securing of the medical documentation. 

Cleanse and dressing of your loved one.

Supplying of a cremation casket*.

Provision of viewing during business hours.

Meeting with the family either at our premises or at your home to complete documentation required for cremation and registration. 

Liaising with the crematorium authority.

Transportation to the nearest crematorium.

Registering the death of your loved one with Internal Affairs, Wellington. 

Supplying the Estate with the original death certificate. Provision of a standard named urn.

Assistance with completion of WINZ/ ACC / Insurance application forms.

Attending to the payment of expenses incurred on behalf of the estate.

This Estimate is based on 

  • Non-coronial cases

  • The family member staying in our care

Optional extra :

A direct cremation can be followed by a Memorial Service

*Indicates variables on your choices and/or distance from 33 King Stret West, Te Kuiti

Graveside Service Estimate

$11,000

.Transfer of loved one locally to our premises*. 

Temporary care of their personal effects. 

Securing of the medical documentation. 

Care preparation, embalming* and presentation of loved one for viewing. 

Transfer of loved one to your home. Supply of a standard casket (mid-range)*.

Meeting with the family to make arrangements either at our premises or at your home.

Insertion of a death notice in King Country News*.

Standard bouquet of flowers* with committals.  

Provision of audio equipment and background music.

Consulting, liaising and arranging with the funeral celebrant or clergy, and the local cemetery authority for plot purchase and interment.  

Registering the death of your loved one with Internal Affairs, Wellington. 

Supplying the Estate with the original death certificate. 

Attending to the payment of expenses incurred on behalf of the estate. 

Assistance with completion of WINZ/ ACC / Insurance application forms

Optional extras:

Livestreaming

Notices in other newspaper editions

Casket spray as an alternative to a bouquet

Service sheets

Bookmarks

Thank you cards

Catering and venue

* Indicates variables depending on your choices and/or distance from King Street West Te Kuiti

Tangihanga Estimate

$5,000

Transfer of loved one locally to our premises*.  

Temporary care of their personal effects.  

Securing of the medical documentation.  

Care preparation, embalming and presentation of loved one for dressing and viewing.  

Provision of our chapel facilities for the karakia.  

Transfer of loved one to your home or local marae*.

Supply of a standard casket*.

Registering the death of your loved one with Internal Affairs, Wellington.  

Supplying the Estate with the original death certificate.  

Attending to the payment of expenses incurred on behalf of the estate.  

Assistance with completion of WINZ/ ACC / Insurance application forms.

This Estimate is based on:

  • Non-coronial case

  • The family member not staying in our care 

Optional extras 

  • Livestreaming

  • Notices in other newspaper editions

  • Casket spray or bouquet

  • Services sheets

  • Bookmarks

  • Thank you cards

  • Memorial book

*Indicates variables depending on your choices and/or distance from 33 King St West, Te Kuiti

Funeral Service Estimate for 100 Mourners

$12,700

Transfer of loved one locally to our premises*. 

Temporary care of their personal effects. 

Securing of the medical documentation. 

Care preparation, embalming* and presentation of loved one for viewing. 

Transfer of loved one to your home.

Supply of a standard casket (mid-range)*.

Designing, printing and producing service sheets.

Meeting with the family to make arrangements either at our premises or at your home.

Insertion of a death notice in King Country News*.

Provision of a photographic slideshow (approx. 70 photos),

Memorial book and standard bouquet of flowers* with committals. 

Consulting, liaising and arranging with the funeral celebrant or clergy, caterers*, the local cemetery authority or crematorium authority.

Provision of our chapel facilities for the funeral and refreshments following the funeral. 

Registering the death of your loved one with Internal Affairs, Wellington. 

Supplying the Estate with the original death certificate.  Attending to the payment of expenses incurred on behalf of the estate.

Plus

Approximate Additional costs for burial:

Plot Purchase*, Interment &celebrant/clergy at Graveside                                                                                                                                                            $3,500                                                           

or

Approximate Additional costs for cremation:                                                                                                                                                                                    $2,000

Cremation, travel &urn 

*Indicates variables depending on your choices and/or distance from 33 King St West, Te Kuiti. 

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