About the Lychway

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The loss of a loved one is something we all face in our lives. It is a difficult time and the last thing you need is the burden of organising the funeral. That’s why at the Lychway Funeral Directors; we offer a service providing all aspects of funeral care and arrangements beginning from the moment you contact us. We believe in providing a service to help ensure arrangements are as stress free as possible, leaving you free to be with your family and friends.

A member of our family or team is always available to speak with; via telephone, at our offices, or in the privacy of your own home. We sincerely hope that you find the information you require on our website. However, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our services are detailed below, and, as you only have one opportunity to arrange a loved one's funeral, please trust our family to look after your family at this time in need.

The loss of a loved one can leave you with a lot of unanswered questions, feelings of stress and anxiety and grief that makes events difficult to handle. The experienced funeral directors at The Lychway Funeral Directors Limited, will guide you through the aspects of the funeral service with compassion, dignity and respect.

Our staff of dedicated professionals is available to assist you in making funeral service arrangements. From casket choices to funeral flowers, the funeral directors at The Lychway Funeral Directors. provide individualized funeral services designed to meet the needs of each family.

Our honest service and commitment to excellence have served our customers well, and you can rest assured that we can assist you in your time of need. Whether you have come to our site for information about an upcoming service or to make arrangements for one, we hope the information you find here will be helpful.

We are proud to be the longest established family owned and run Funeral Directors in the Manawatu. We are not limited to any geographical boundary and have, on occasions, directed funerals in many other areas of New Zealand.

We are a 100% locally owned and operated family business, assisting families in Palmerston North, Horowhenua, Tararua, Rangitikei and surrounding areas.

Our commitment is to ensure we provide families with a very compassionate, high quality, professional and personalised service to meet the individual requirements and needs to all who engage our services.

Our experienced and qualified funeral professionals are able to guide you through the many facets of a funeral to assist you in making memorable funeral arrangements to reflect the personality of your loved one.

At all times we endeavour to provide appropriate services and advice for each individual situation. If there is any way that we may serve you better, please let us know.