Cultural Funerals 2021-05-18T02:18:18+00:00

Thank you for supporting the family through the preparation phase of Mum’s funeral and at the service itself. We were very pleased with the dignity of the arrangements and the staff assisting were most helpful. Please accept our sincere thanks.


Just a short note to thank you sincerely for the excellent funeral service you were able to conduct for my mother. The team was very professional and caring, and the day was relatively stress free, thanks to your efforts. Thanks again for a job well done.


Cultural Funerals In Perth

Funeral customs differ from culture to culture around the world and as a country settled by people from a diverse array of backgrounds, there are a variety of cultural and religious customs and service styles that must be observed at funeral ceremonies in Australia.

At Hetherington Funerals in Perth, our highly trained, experienced and compassionate team have made arrangements for funeral proceedings for a wide range of cultural requirements and can assist with as many or as few aspects of the funeral as you wish.

Flaming candles at an indoor funeral ceremony.

Compassionate Funeral Services

With our emphasis on compassion and minimising duress during heart-wrenching times, Hetherington Funerals coordinates and makes arrangements for funeral services, including burials and cremations, that respect and are conducted in line with your cultural and religious requirements. Along with more traditional funerals, we can assist you with:

  • Anglican funerals
  • Buddhist funerals
  • Catholic funerals
  • Eastern Orthodox funerals
  • Eco-friendly funerals
  • Hindu funerals
  • Latter-Day Saint funerals
  • Lutheran funerals
  • Presbyterian funerals
  • Protestant funerals
  • Uniting Church funerals
  • And many more

When you choose Hetherington Funerals to assist with your funeral requirements, either for a loved one or your own pre-planned funeral, you can rest assured that there are absolutely no restrictions to the degree in which you can individualise the funeral proceedings in line with your cultural requirements. The service style and any customary or religious activities or music that you may wish to include in the funeral is always your decision. Moreover, as we provide itemised accounts which provide peace of mind during distressing times, you’re free to organise as much or as little of the funeral as you like.

In addition to cultural funerals conducted in accordance with your religious or cultural requirements, Hetherington Funerals can also assist you with a range of complementary services, which include but are not limited to paperwork, permits and certificates, viewings for family and friends, and repatriation services within Australia; from Australia to overseas, and from overseas to Australia. Please don’t hesitate to contact Hetherington Funerals in Perth for further information on the cultural funeral services we can assist you with on 08 6147 5008.