Putting flowers on a coffin at a funeral service in Kapiti

The funeral service in Kapiti that cares about your wishes

We take care of everything so that you can focus on being with your family and loved ones in your times of grief

For a funeral service on the Kapiti Coast, Waikanae Funeral Home takes care of the organisation so you have the time and space in which to grieve. We understand how difficult it is when one of your loved ones passes away, so we provide services that reflect the wishes of the deceased and their friends and family. We also understand how financially devastating a death can be, so we aim to reduce your funeral costs so that you don't have to worry about finances. When you want a respectful memorial or funeral service for a loved one, call the understanding team at Waikane Funeral Home.

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Arrangements we offer


Practices and rituals vary greatly between cultures, communities and individuals. We provide everything in accordance with the wishes of the friends and family. We can organise simple to elaborate ceremonies, depending upon your wishes.  We:

  • Transport the deceased to a mortuary
  • Prepare the deceased to your specifications
  • Discuss the funeral wishes with family and friends
  • Organise the logistics of the funeral ceremony
  • Organise the minister or Funeral Celebrant
  • Attend to placement of ashes as required
  • Assist with memorialisation headstone and plaques
  • Own and operate our own crematorium
  • Offer bereavement support if required

Respectful services


Our trained and professional staff are respectful of your needs and will make arrangements for you to give your loved one a dignified goodbye.We are fully aware of how painful and difficult death is, so we are compassionate and sensitive to your needs. For a funeral service in Kapiti, allow yourself the space to grieve and entrust us with the details.

Our chapel can seat up to 120 people, with facilities for larger services, as well as a state-of-the-art, environmentally-operated crematorium on-site. For more information concerning our funeral services throughout the Kapiti area please feel free to contact us.