Services typically involved in arranging, planning and conducting a funeral, including

  • Funeral arranged during or after normal office hours every day of the year by prior arrangement.
  • A surcharge applies for arrangements commencing after 4.00pm weekdays or 12.00 noon Saturdays and all day Sundays and public holidays.
  • Private ambulances for transfer of the deceased from place of death in Perth/Mandurah Metro area to our premises during or after normal office hours.
  • Preparation of deceased for burial or cremation. (Additional fee charged for embalming.)
  • Viewing or Rosary (up to 2 hour duration) in our Chapel during normal office hours. (Additional fees apply for Viewings/Rosaries at external locations, and/or outside normal office hours, and/or for extended time.)
  • Two funeral services, for example at a Church and at the Cemetery or at our Chapel and at the Cemetery, during normal office hours.
  • Transfer of deceased from our premises to church or commencement point of the funeral service.
  • Liaison with Clergy and co-ordination of Church requirements for all denominations.
  • Trained consultants to advise upon and complete the many aspects of funeral matters.
  • Private family conference facilities.
  • Obtaining of necessary cremation certificate, preparation of cremation documents.
  • Liaison with Cemetery or Crematorium for reservation of grave, interment or cremation.
  • Arranging of Clergy or Civil Celebrant.
  • Use of air-conditioned chapels and premises.
  • Provision of viewing facilities at our chapels.
  • Preparation of Death Registration and lodging with Registrar General.
  • Preparation and insertion of notices in metropolitan, country or interstate press.
  • Provision of one 7-seat limousine to transport the family from a single residence to both services and return the family to the residence.
  • Provision of National flag where appropriate.
  • Collection and return of all floral tribute cards.
  • Provision of Funeral Attendance Cards, distribution and collection for family.
  • Attending to Pallbearers where required.
  • Choice of black or white vehicles.
  • Memorial DVD for funeral services at additional cost.
  • Placement of the funeral notice on Bowra & O’Dea website.
  • Provision of support following the funeral including Men of the Trees Memorial Program.

"At this very sad time it was as assuring to be dealing with your very professional and caring staff."

- Kathlen