Talking to a funeral services provider, like Howard & Gannon Funerals Limited, is a good way to gain peace of mind and get the much needed help and support.

Losing someone, regardless of the circumstances, is a trying experience. Your grief can have an effect on your thinking and compromise your ability to make decisions. During this difficult time, your family is a good source of strength and can help you come to terms with your loss. We are here to take care of the funeral arrangements leaving you more time to grieve.

What We Can Do For You

Howard & Gannon Funerals is here to provide you with compassionate funeral planning services and support. We can meet with you in your home or at Howard & Gannon Funerals to discuss your needs. We can assist you with the choices for an appropriate service and the decisions you will have to make.


These include:

  • Funeral arrangements
  • Venue — church, chapel, hall, graveside or other location
  • Minister or Officiant/Celebrant
  • Date and time
  • Burial or cremation details
  • Funeral pre-planning
  • Live private web streaming
  • Floral tributes
  • Service sheets & memorial books
  • Newspaper notices — Local, National, and International
  • Casket selection — Prices and options vary
  • Personalised selection of clothing
  • DVD and power point presentations
  • Refreshments — Varying catering options
  • Care and presentation for viewing
  • Arrange death certificate

We can also provide you with current information regarding financial support from Work and Income New Zealand (WINZ), ACC and War Graves Office (Veteran Affairs).

Contact us today so we can discuss your needs.

lWe Have A Range Of
Stylish Hearses

A stylish 1973 Chevrolet Impala is our pride and joy, or for a more modern alternative we have a white or blue Ford Falcon.

mWe Do International
& Domestic Transfers

When a death occurs in another town or country the staff at Howard & Gannon Funerals have the expertise to arrange for the safe return of your loved one.

pWe Can Arrange An
Eco Friendly Funeral

There are many ways to make a funeral more environmentally friendly. Howard & Gannon Funerals are happy to talk through the options. We also stock eco friendly and sustainable caskets.