A Thanksgiving Service for the life of Mrs. Vera Joyce (Joyce) Matthews will be held at the William Farmer Victoria Street Chapel, 12 Victoria St., Eaglehawk, on TUESDAY (January 24) at 11 am. The cortege will leave at the conclusion of the service for the White Hills Lawn Cemetery.
Established in 1873, William Farmer Funeral Directors have had the honour of serving the Bendigo and surrounding communities for over 140 years. Our continued commitment to funeral care ensure; our support to families, and our services are personal, professional, dignified to help celebrate a ‘life well lived’.
We understand arranging a funeral can be can be a difficult, emotional and sometimes unexpected task, We hope that you find extensive information on our services, care and support we offer our families. Our webpage also contains information regarding current funerals in our care, a virtual tour and a tributes section for you to leave your memories of your loved one or friend.
A good life deserves the best farewell…
Passionate, Caring & Supportive
Start the conversation with ‘Your Story’
Our ‘Your Story’ booklet can be completed by you or your family with stories and memories. These can be retold or kept as a memoir.
This booklet allows an insight into a person’s life and what shaped them. Download our ‘Your Story’ booklet to help with your goodbye.
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Current funerals in our care
Dear Staff at William Farmer. My family would like to sincerely thank you, Jesse in particular, for your very special care and professionalism when Mum died. You accommodated all our wishes so very very well. Many thanks.Lynn
Dear Andrew and Heather, thank you for excellent care, compassion and respect in the arrangements for our mother. The roses were beautiful, so reflective of their dedication. Our heartfelt gratitude to you and your staff.Ian & Jan
Dear Andrew, Heather and the Staff at William Farmer Funerals, thank you so much for all your help, support and patience through this sad time for us. It was a lovely service and everything you’ve done for us has been amazing.Carlie, Daniel & Luke