The Finishing Line for Lloyd

Pittsworth local sprint car racing identity Lloyd Saunders passed away peacefully on 9 April 2016. His funeral at the Anglican Church was attended by over 300 people and after his burial at the Pittsworth Cemetery his granddaughters invited the guests to write a tribute to Lloyd on his last sprint car (a Ford of course!)... Read more

Your Questions About Cremation ???

What is a Columbarium? A Columbarium is a wall like structure often found in the cemetery grounds with numerous small compartments called niches designed to hold  urns or vessels containing cremated remains. The niches may be rectangular or sometimes cylindrical. A small plaque with the deceased’s name and details covers the opening to mark the... Read more

Pittsworth Bowls Day

Heritage Funerals was proud to sponsor the Town and Country Triples at Pittsworth Bowls Club this week, providing beautifully presented meat trays for the winners and promotional gifts packs for all competitors. Congratulations to Drayton Bowls Club taking out Winner, Runner Up and Best Round prizes on the day! Pictured with Pittsworth local Funeral Director... Read more

Rock of Remembrance Services 2016

This Friday 26 February 2016, parents and families are invited to gather at The Toowoomba Garden of Remembrance to honour and farewell their pre-term babies (less than 20 weeks) in a beautiful sincere ceremony conducted by the Toowoomba Hospital Pastoral Care Team with assistance from Garden of Remembrance Cemetery Manager Karen and Heritage Funerals. Balloons... Read more

Wagon for Final Journey

Goombungee local John Stewart was buried at the Goombungee-Haden Cemetery recently and made his final journey there from his Grandson’s home in Goombungee on this rustic wagon with 4 beautiful horses driven by his long time friend Ron. Ron the owner of the wagon, had known John since he was 12 years old and was... Read more

Christmas Hamper Help

Heritage Funerals Staff were more than happy to share the Christmas Spirit and get involved in the Toowoomba Chronicle  Adopt- a- Family Christmas Appeal and helped a needy family nominated by the Salvation Army, one of the many local charities also involved. Together we donated beautiful gifts for each family member, Christmas and pantry food... Read more