Role of the Funeral Director

As your local Funeral Director, Shaun Hamilton Funerals undertake the various tasks and services typically involved in arranging, planning, and conducting a funeral service based on your choices. Some of the services we provide within our professional service fee are:

  • Guidance, care and attention from your own personal funeral professional director, available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year

  • Funeral Director servicing Tamworth, Quirindi, Werris Creek, Gunnedah, Manilla and surrounding districts. Available to make arrangements with you in one of our offices or in the comfort of your home

  • Transfer of your loved one by the Funeral Director to our Registered Mortuary facility. Approved by Tamworth Regional Council and licensed by NSW Health

  • Provision of mortuary care by experienced Funeral Director mortuary staff at our fully licensed, accredited mortuary facility

  • Coordinate, liaise, and supervise all necessary staff and service providers to conduct the funeral service

  • Placement of death and funeral service notices

  • Prepare all documentation and applications to make arrangements for interment, cremation, or repatriation 

  • The provision of well-maintained funeral vehicles

  • If requested, we will notify any clubs or associations of funeral service particulars 

  • Liaise with medical professionals to arrange and collect all necessary documentation

  • Arrange floral tributes and collect and distribute attendance and tribute cards

  • Arrange the opening of monumental burial sites

  • Provision of advice and support from the Funeral Director before, during and following the funeral, including introduction to grief counsellors, support associations, and grief and loss literature

  • Providing a donation box for the charity or association of your choice, if requested

  • Registration of death with the State Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages

  • Holding of all relevant Funeral Director Insurances required to gain access to all Cemeteries/Crematoria


Please contact us for no obligation information.


02 6766 1966 | 125 Marius Street, Tamworth NSW 2340

02 6746 2222 | 214 George St, Quirindi NSW 2343

Accredited Member of the Funeral Directors Association of NSW Ltd and the Australian Funeral Directors Association

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