The costs of a funeral can vary, depending on the individual family’s requirements. At A Gentle Touch Funerals we have compiled and included all the associated basic costs of a Funeral Service, albeit Cremation. Within this package you have the opportunity to upgrade or downgrade or leave out any of the components. This will, in the end reflect the final price of your chosen funeral service. Our pricing includes the cremation costs, cremation certificate, Death certificate, casket spray, basic coffin, celebrant / minister, church, chapel etc
Likewise, with the Burial there is a Basic Burial Package compiled inclusive of coffin, Death Certificate, casket spray, church / chapel, celebrant, minister, committal at graveside and this can be arranged to suit your needs. Bearing in mind there is the additional cost of a burial plot to be considered. Together with their associated costs and at a later date the headstone.
Many family’s have a preference for a solid wooden coffin, over a MDF timber coffin for burial, this is another cost to be considered. A selection of timbers to choose from camphor laurel, pine, cedar, blackwood.
When selecting a grave plot, the area chosen within the cemetery will dictate as to the type of headstone that is allowed in that section. If you have something in mind please confirm with cemetery personnel as to what headstone / plaque allowed in your chosen area.