Guardian Funerals Hurstville, NSW

Guardian Funerals

388 Forest Road
Hurstville NSW 2220

Phone (24/7):
(02) 9580 1554
Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday-Sunday: by appointment
Chapel:
The Hurstville chapel takes 60 seats and an additional 30 standing. Modern audio-visual facilities are available for the service.
Parking:
There are parking spots available both at the funeral home and off-street.

Meet Guardian Funerals in Hurstville

Guardian Funerals has many decades of experience with many Guardian funeral homes having served their local communities since the 1940s, even as early as 1885 in Richmond and Windsor. We have been in Hurstville since 1928 when we first opened as J & C Hardy Funerals.

Our experienced funeral directors at Guardian Funerals in Hurstville can help you arrange a memorable funeral to celebrate and honour your loved one’s life. We will work closely with you during the days following their passing, providing gentle guidance when you need it most. We have extensive experience in helping families from all cultural and religious backgrounds.

The name Hurstville is derived from the English 'hurst', meaning 'a wooded eminence', and 'ville', meaning 'town'. The Guardian Funeral home is located close by Hurstville train station which is 20 minutes from Central station and the Sydney CBD. Guardian funerals Hurstville proudly provides funeral services to residents of Penshurst, Blakehurst, Oatley, Carlton, Beverly Hills, Kingsgrove, Bexley North, Bexley and surrounding suburbs.

Funeral services in Hurstville

Guardian Funerals can help arrange any type of funeral.

Your options for a funeral service include:

  • Our well-appointed chapel at Guardian Funerals Hurstville
  • A local church (St Michael's Catholic Church, St Bernadette's Catholic Church, St Raphael Catholic Church and St Mark's Anglican Church)
  • Another destination in the area, such as a park, club or private residence

Following the ceremony, your loved one can be buried or memorialised at Rookwood Cemetery – the largest necropolis in the Southern Hemisphere. Rookwood Memorial Gardens and Crematorium is located within the grounds of the cemetery and it is a beautiful place to commemorate, remember, and celebrate the lives of your loved ones. Rookwood Cemetery is 15km from our Hurstville Funeral Home.

Facilities at our Hurstville funeral home

The facilities at Guardian Funerals in Hurstville include:

  • A chapel that seats 60 people with additional standing room for 30 people
  • An arrangement room where you can gather your family and arrange the funeral with one of our experienced funeral directors 
  • A coffin selection room where you can see the wide selection of caskets and coffins 
  • Audio-visual equipment so you can play music and show photos or videos during the service that celebrates your loved one's life
  •  A refreshment lounge for after funeral catering which is equipped with a coffee machine

There is parking available for 4 cars at the funeral home car park with additional parking available on surrounding streets such as Carrington Ave and the Westfield Shopping Centre. Our funeral home is also accessible for visitors in wheelchairs and with other mobility aids.

Our People

The team at Guardian Funerals Hurstville are with you every step of the way, keeping you informed and guiding you through the arrangements as much or as little as you need.

Meet Susie Maksimovski, Guardian Funerals Hurstville location manager.

What do you enjoy about your job?

It is an honour & privilege to do the work that I do. To be part of every client families grieving process, I believe this was meant for me. I thoroughly love what I do each and every day. I treat each and every client family as if they were my own family.

How long have you been location manager?

I have been a Location Manager nearly 3 years.

What do you enjoy in your spare time? 

I love spending time with my family outdoors, shopping and watching movies.

Are there any special community groups you work with or support?

I work closely with the Beverly Park Woman’s Golf Club, Mortdale Community Centre, Lions Club and support many aged care facilities with pet therapy and raising funds.