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Cremation Funerals

Cremation has become a popular option for funerals in Mackay. It’s in fact the preference of more than 80% of Australians. The practical advantages of cremation over burial are obvious.

A cremation can be done without a memorial service. More often, however, Mackay cremations are preceded by more traditional memorial services. These can be held in our chapel at Serene Funerals.

Alternatively, the service can be performed at a chapel of your choosing. In either case, the wishes of the bereaved, as well as those of the deceased, play a defining role in the ceremonies.
Flower Vase in Cemetery  — Cremations Mackay, QLD
With Serene Funerals, all beliefs and preferences will be accommodated with full respect to all those involved. Our crematorium is equipped to accomodate all types of funeral processions.

Viewing can be arranged during memorial services prior to the cremation. We will, of course, organise every aspect of the entire process, including helping you with choosing a cremation urn.

Urn  — Cremations Mackay, QLD

Planning A Cremation Funeral

When it comes to arranging a cremation in Mackay, you’ll find all the help you need at Serene Funerals. As with all of our funeral services, we offer options to suit the preferences of all those involved, including the deceased, as well as the bereaved.

Customised Funeral & Cremation Services

We are ready to customise your funeral services to suit—all faiths, all beliefs, all cultures. We’ll make sure the memorial services are a true reflection of what you and the deceased would have wanted.

With all the planning work being managed by Serene Funerals and the burden off your shoulders, you’ll be free to spend time focusing on loved ones and dealing with the grief that comes with the occasion.
We’ll be here for you whenever you need help or advice, a shoulder to lean on, or to listen when you need a sympathetic ear. You’ll be able to reach us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our compassion is 100%.


Cremation Urns

Cremation urns offer families a few unique possibilities. A cremation urn can be:

  • Kept with the family at home.
  • Scattered in a place of significance.
  • Sea burial (biodegradable rock salt urn is a good option).
  • Placed in a columbarium or wall niche at a cemetery. A rectangular-shaped cremation urn (usually timber or marble) should fit the niche.
  • Interred in a cemetery. Along with the cremation urn, it’s most likely you will also need to purchase an urn vault.
  • Interred in a natural burial ground. Natural burial sites are often marked only by coordinates, and perhaps stones. An eco-friendly biodegradable urn would be appropriate.

Contact Serene Funerals To Discuss Cremations

Cremations, as described in the preceding paragraphs here, can be simple or more elaborate. From your perspective, however, the options you choose regarding the funeral services come stress free. We’ll take care of everything so you don’t have to worry about any aspect of the arrangements.

Don't hesitate to call us at Serene Funerals. We will relieve you of the burden and allow you to be there for others after losing your loved one.
While planning the memorial services, we’ll provide you and your family with the best available support, even helping with financial assistance if needed.
Urn with yellow flower — Cremations Mackay, QLD
The blend of good old fashioned care and compassion you’ll find at Serene Funerals, not to mention our uncompromising integrity, is something you won’t find at other Mackay funeral homes. Call now. We will be honored to talk to you about the loss your family is experiencing, and how we can help with the arrangements.