Purslowe & Chipper Funerals

6-8 Robinson Place
Rockingham WA 6168

Phone (24/7):
(08) 9528 1244
Monday-Friday: 8.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday-Sunday: by appointment
Chapel available with seating for approximately 140 guests.
From our funeral home in Rockingham we serve all surrounding suburbs, including Hillman, Shoalwater, Safety Bay, Waikiki, Calista, Medina, Orelia, Parmelia, and Bertram.


6-8 Robinson Place, Rockingham
Call us 24/7 on (08) 9528 1244

About our location

Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday: By appointment

Chapel Seats approx. 140 people
Webcasting Available
Parking Onsite parking and ample street parking available

Meet Purslowe & Chipper Funerals Rockingham

Purslowe Funerals and Chipper Funerals have come together to bring more than 235 years of combined experience caring for families. Joining together as Purslowe & Chipper Funerals, we are bringing you new and refreshed funeral homes with more choice and excellent premises in the area.

The coastal suburb of Rockingham is located south-west of Perth along Mangles Bay. From our funeral home, we're proud to serve Rockingham and all surrounding suburbs including Hillman, Shoalwater, Safety Bay, Waikiki, Calista, Medina, Orelia, Parmelia and Bertram.

Our Rockingham team can help bring your family together to arrange a funeral service that truly celebrates and honours the life and values of your loved one.

Values – we all hold them, dear. Some drive us, some inspire us and they can say a lot about us.

Facilities at our funeral home

Our funeral home is a peaceful and welcoming place for you to arrange a funeral.

The facilities include:

  • A beautiful on-site chapel available with seating for approximately 140 people and an additional 40 people standing
  • An arrangement room where you can meet with your funeral director who will guide you through the process of arranging a funeral
  • A viewing room for private goodbyes with your loved one
  • A catering area which can be used for after funeral refreshments
  • 2 arrangement rooms where you can meet with your funeral director to discuss the funeral arrangements
  • Funeral webcasting is available at our funeral home where the funeral service is live streamed and recorded for family members and friends to be part of the service if they are unable to attend in person

There are 30 parking spots available and disabled car bays at the funeral home. There is also street parking behind the location on Charlgrove Avenue which is not timed or metered. Our main entrance has wheelchair access on Robinson Place.

Our people

The team at Purslowe & Chipper Rockingham 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 Jackie Thompson, location manager at Purslowe & Chipper Funerals.

What do you enjoy about your job?
This is very hard to answer, I like everything there is, meeting families and being able to assist them possibly at the worst time in their lives.

How long have you worked in the funeral industry?
I have been in the funeral industry since approximately 1996.

How long have you been a location manager?
I have been in the funeral industry since approximately 2005.

What do you love about the community your funeral home is in?
Everyone is so friendly and very down to earth.

What do you enjoy in your spare time?
Spare time? What spare time? No, I enjoy spending most of my spare time with my grandchildren.

Are there any special community groups you work with or support?
I am involved with Breast Cancer Foundation, Drs without boarders.

Jackie Thompson - Purslowe & Chipper Funerals - Rockingham

Funeral services in Rockingham

Our experienced funeral directors can guide and assist you in arranging any type of funeral at a number of different locations.

For example, you may wish to hold a service at:

  • A local church such as:
    • St Bernadettes Catholic Church
    • Our Lady of Lourdes
    • Church of Christ
    • Warnbro Community Church
    • Uniting Church
    • Spire Catholic Church
  • Another local destination, such as a local club, park or private residence

Following the ceremony, you may choose to bury or memorialise your loved one at Rockingham Regional Memorial Park, East Rockingham Pioneer Cemetery, Rockingham Regional Memorial Park or The Lakes Memorial Park which are all a short drive away from our funeral home.