Serving Tamworth Since 1986

The highest standards of compassionate service and care available

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Welcome to Burke & Hamilton Funerals

Burke and Hamilton was established in Tamworth in 1986. It has always been and still is an Australian Owned business. The business is now managed and run by Paul Brooks. Over time, our staff has changed but we still boast the most caring, understanding and sympathetic staff who will carry out the wishes of our clients to the best of their ability. We are aware that we only get one chance to carry out the wishes of each client and with this in mind we attend to every arrangement and funeral in detail. We treat all our deceased with the utmost dignity and privacy, as though they were family. A “Lifesharer” page may also be created so you can share the memories of your loved one with their family, friends and colleagues at

Our mortuary care is second to none. We are completely open to all our customers, guiding them through the arranging process and informing them of costs and options involved. So continue with us and let us carry out yours and your loved ones wishes. Our phone will be answered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Tamworth Office
Phone: (02) 6765 3999

Quirindi Office
Phone: (02) 6746 3116

Funeral Notices

Barbara Lynette McNamara

Barbara McNamara Passed away peacefully after a long illness on the 20th October 2018 Aged 76 years   Dearly loved wife… Read Notice

Johnston, Nellie Winifred

JOHNSTON, Nellie Winifred. Passed away peacefully 14th of October, 2018. Aged 104 years. Late of Cottage Homes, Tamworth. Dearly loved… Read Notice

Heywood, Harold Edward

HEYWOOD, Harold Edward “Ted” Passed away peacefully at Tamworth Base Hospital . Aged 87 years. Dearly loved Husband of Edna… Read Notice

Neville John Brodbeck

BRODBECK, Neville John On 5-10-2018 aged 85 years. Late of Aberdeen Street Tamworth. Dearly loved husband of Nancy (dec) Loving… Read Notice

McKee, Pat

MCKEE, Pat Died peacefully Tuesday, 2nd of October, 2018. Aged 68 years. Dearly loved wife of Len. Loving mother of… Read Notice

Valerie Mavis Gowing

Valerie Mavis Gowing Nee: Burcham Passed away at Quirindi in her 104th year Dearly loved wife of Bill (dec). Adored… Read Notice

Wade Patrick Maloney

MALONEY, Wade Patrick Died as a result of a tragic accident. Aged 27 years. Dearly loved and cherished son of… Read Notice

Jury, Dawn

JURY, Dawn Died peacefully Saturday, 8th of September, 2018. Aged 78 years. Dearly loved wife of Bill (dec) Loving mother… Read Notice

Johnson, Frank

JOHNSON, Frank Died suddenly Saturday, the 15th of September, 2018. Aged 76 years. Dearly loved husband of Rose and loving… Read Notice

Robinson, Clare

ROBINSON, Clare Died peacefully Tuesday, 11th of September, 2018. Aged 90 years. Dearly loved wife of Ronnie(dec). Loving mother of… Read Notice

Haynes, John

HAYNES, John Died peacefully Sunday, 2nd of September, 2018. Aged 55 years. Loved son of Anthony & Jessie (both dec)… Read Notice

Ryan , Pamela

RYAN, Pamela Passed away peacefully Saturday, 1st of September, 2018. Aged 71 years. Dearly loved wife of John. Loving mother… Read Notice

Woods, Randle Ellis

WOODS, Randle Ellis On Sunday 2nd September, 2018 at Bupa. Aged 82 years. Dearly loved wife of Bettina (dec).  Loving… Read Notice

Northey , Mayzie

NORTHEY, Mayzie  Died peacefully Thursday, 30th of August, 2018.  At Mckay House nursing home Tamworth Aged 87 years.  Dearly loved… Read Notice

Chillingworth, Les

CHILLINGWORTH, Wilfred (Les) Died peacefully Monday, 27th of August, 2018. Aged 96 years. Dearly loved husband of Val. Loving father… Read Notice

Tickner, Andrew

TICKNER, Andrew Died unexpectedly after a short illness Monday, 20th of August, 2018. Aged 50 years. Dearly loved son of… Read Notice

SIPPEL, Desmond

SIPPEL, Desmond Died peacefully Sunday, the 19th of August, 2018. At Nioka Tamworth Aged 82 years. Cherished husband of Christine… Read Notice

Evans, Geoffrey

EVANS, Geoff Died peacefully Monday, 13th of August, 2018. After a short illness Aged 81 years.   Dearly loved husband of… Read Notice

Bliss, Tom (TK)

BLISS, Tom (TK) Suddenly on Wednesday 8th of August, 2018. Aged 69 years. Dearly loved husband of Janice (dec) &… Read Notice

Hannigan, Patrick Henry

HANNIGAN, Patrick Henry Died peacefully Sunday, the 12th of August, 2018. In Newcastle Aged 90 years. Dearly loved husband of… Read Notice

Webster, Alice

WEBSTER, Alice Died peacefully Sunday,12th of August, 2018. Aged 87 years. Dearly loved Wife of James (dec). Loving mother of… Read Notice
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Personalise Your Loved One’s Farewell

We have for many years been the Market Leader in the Tamworth District.
We offer the same detailed and dignified service to everyone, however: we can also offer to personalise your loved one’s funeral;

All Religious Beliefs

We cater for all religious beliefs and needs.

Professional Celebrants

We work with the best funeral celebrants.

Diverse Range of Music

A diverse music selection tailored to personalise your loved one’s farewell.

Mourning Coaches and Buses

We cater for large scale transport requirements.

Personalised Coffins

We provide a complete range of coffin and casket options.

Harley Davidson Hearse or Escort

Unique transport options to customise reflect your Loved One’s life interests.

Skype Broadcasts

We make use of the latest multi-media technologies to cater for any need.

Outdoor, Home or Function Centres

Ask us about the diverse range of funeral service options that are available.

Green/Sustainable Options

We utilise best practice sustainability techniques and options.

Balloons & Dove Releases

Specialised funeral service options can be used to deliver a wonderful touch.

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