Funeral Services

Arranging a funeral for a loved one can be a traumatic and difficult time for family and friends of the deceased. O'Donohoe's Funeral Directors provide a wide range of services in Galway to support the bereaved.

Our team are here to help you plan a funeral that will commemorate your loved one in a manner that celebrates their life and the affection to which they were held.

In order to make the necessary funeral arrangements, we are available to meet you in our office or in your own home depending on your preference.

We will liaise directly, on your behalf, with all those involved in helping plan a funeral exactly to your requirements.

Our services include:

  • Acknowledgement and In Memoriam inserted in all newspapers

  • Addressing any concerns you have about your chosen funeral arrangements

  • Arrangement of headstone engraving and cleaning

  • Arranging for the transportation and care of the deceased and appropriate preparation / preservation and presentation for viewing

  • Arranging music such as an organist or soloist

  • Arranging settlement on your behalf of all third party fees

  • Arranging the publication of announcements for newspapers and radio

  • Assisting clients in the selection of a coffin

  • Assisting families in obtaining death certificates and any other necessary documentation

  • Embalming

  • If you have purchased a new grave, we will provide a suitable marker for your convenience

  • Liaising with hospitals or nursing homes

  • Making arrangements for a civil celebration

  • Making arrangements with cemeteries, crematorium and church

  • The ordering of funeral flower arrangements on your behalf from our local florists

  • Transportation at the removal and service

Get in touch to discuss funeral arrangements

Frequently Asked Questions

  • I am looking for professionals in funeral arrangements near me. Can you help?

    We help families and individuals throughout Galway plan a funeral for their loved ones. Whether you are based in Tuam, Athenry or Monivea, our directors are here provide the support you need.

  • Can you organise funeral flower arrangements for me?

    Yes. We work closely with local florists who help us create beautiful and tasteful wreaths and flowers. Contact us today to discuss flower arrangements with a member of our team.

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