FAQ

Q: How much does a funeral cost?

A: The staff at Reflection of Life Funeral Directors will assist and guide you to create a funeral service that reflects your life, beliefs, traditions and budget. Many people believe funerals to be costly, and worry about the large debt attached to them. Reflection of Life cares about this concern and will find a cost effective solution for you. The main costs to take into consideration are around $5800.00 for a cremation, and around $7800.00 for a burial.

Q: What main costs need considering?

A: There are many aspects to think about when organising a funeral and our friendly team can itemise these individually.

  • Professional Funeral Director Fees
  • Cemetery Fees (burial or cremation)
  • Coffin or Casket
  • Transportation
  • Certified Copy of Death Certificate
  • Permits (if needed)
  • Memorialisation

Q: Is there anything else I should think about when planning the funeral?

A: Yes, there are other things to consider should you want to include them in the occasion. Once again, the Reflection of Life team can organise this for you and discuss the respective costs. Remember, we offer unique funeral options if you feel this would be a fitting tribute for your loved one. Just ask our team for their suggestions. We also have a floral display book to help you choose.

  • Flowers (casket spray of personal tribute)
  • Press notices (Funeral and Death)
  • Clergy
  • Celebrant
  • Balloons
  • Doves
  • Piper
  • Bugler
  • Video of Service
  • PowerPoint of Photos

Q: What have other people said about your funeral services?

A: The death of a loved one is an emotional experience and we pride ourselves on offering you the utmost in care, reverence and service when assisting with the funeral planning. Below is what some of our clients have said about our services and the funeral.

“Words can not express, what you really did for our family, people have to experience your service, I am so glad we did and we would not have any problem in using you again or recomending you to our friends. Well Done!”

“Your sincerity, sensitivity and attention to detail throughout our emotional tune has been greatly appreciated and will always be remembered.”

“You were instrumental in making a potentially miserable experience a warm and peaceful memory.”

“Your attention to detail and professional competence, both prior to the funeral and during the funeral, was an absolute credit to you all, and certainly helped us gain some comfort in our sad and desperate time of need.”

“I thought it was totally exquisite, very powerful, very touching and very beautiful.”

“The impact of the loss of our mother was just beginning, and we truly valued your consideration and dignity in this time of great sorrow. The opportunity to participate in all decisions and the time allowed for family consultation enabled us to farewell our mother in the most wonderful way.”

“I just wanted to congratulate all concerned for really celebrating the joys and wonders of Kerry’s wonderful life in such a magnificent manner.”

“We thank you for your unwavering commitment to our ideals and we acknowledge your commitment to excellence.”

“It was very special to us and I congratulate you all.”

“I wish to thank you and your colleagues at Reflection of Life, for your genuine compassion and caring following the recent death of our beloved mother.”

“To you and those at Reflection of Life I extend our heartfelt thanks and gratitude. We shall be eternally grateful for your humanity and your caring and would use you again if the occasion was needed.”