Subiaco


33 Townshend Road, Subiaco WA 6008
Call us 24/7 on (08) 9381 5888

About our location

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

Chapel Seats up to 65 people and additional standing 20 guests
Webcasting Available
Parking We have 22 onsite parking spaces available for our guests in addition to plenty of parking available on surrounding streets.

Purslowe & Chipper Funerals

33 Townshend Road
Subiaco WA 6008

Phone (24/7):
(08) 9381 5888
Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday-Sunday: by appointment
Chapel:
The Chapel seats 65 guests with additional standing room for 20 guests.
Parking:
We have 22 onsite parking spaces available for our guests in addition to plenty of parking available on surrounding streets.
Overview:
Purslowe & Chipper Funerals Subiaco is centrally located in Subiaco with neighbours including the Subiaco Hotel, Domain Stadium, Princess Margaret Hospital with many smaller parks in close proximity.

Meet Purslowe & Chipper Funerals in Subiaco

Purslowe Funerals and Chipper Funerals have come together and now bring more than 235 years of combined experience in serving families in our local communities. By joining together as Purslowe & Chipper Funerals we can offer the families that choose us even more choice to celebrate what life meant to their loved ones and their families.

We proudly serving the residents of Shenton Park, Claremont, Nedlands, Wembley, Wembley Downs, Mt Lawley and other surrounding suburbs.

Our funeral directors work with families from all backgrounds and can help to arrange religious and non-religious funerals. We are by your side when you need us and working hard in the background when you need your privacy. We will make sure that your every wish is attended to; and we will take care of all the little details so that you don’t have to worry during this difficult time.

We are proud to share our modern, state of the art facilities with Mareena Purslowe Funerals Subiaco.

Funeral services in Subiaco

Whether you choose to hold a funeral ceremony in our spacious chapel or somewhere more reflective of your loved one’s life, Purslowe & Chipper Funerals will help you plan and carry out a memorable service.

Options for the funeral ceremony include: 

  • Our spacious on-site chapel
  • A local church such as 
    • Subiaco Church
    • St Joseph's
    • St Andrew's Anglican Church
    • Saint Lawrence & Mary Immaculate
    • Saint Mary's Catholic Church
  • A destination of your choosing, such as a local park, club or private residence


Following the ceremony, your loved one can be buried or cremated at Karrakatta Cemetery, Pinnaroo Valley Memorial Park or the Fremantle Cemetery. All three are conveniently located a short drive away from our funeral home.

Facilities at our Subiaco funeral home 

Our funeral home has:

  • Our spacious onsite chapel that can accommodate 65 seated guests and has standing room for 20 additional guests if we open the concertina doors
  • A refreshment area where friends and family can gather after the service for snacks
  • 2 arrangement rooms which provides you and your family with both privacy and comfort when meeting with your funeral director
  • Viewing room where friends and family can bid final goodbye to loved one. Our chapel can also be used as a viewing room
  • 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
  • The latest audio-visual equipment so you can play music and show photos or videos that celebrate your loved one during the service
 

Our funeral home is accessible for visitors in wheelchairs and with other mobility aids. Our funeral home offers 22 onsite parking spaces to our guests in addition to plenty of parking available on surrounding streets. We also have 2 paid parking stations within walking distance of the funeral home.

Our people

The team at Purslowe & Chipper Funerals Subiaco 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 Carmel Markham, Purslowe & Chipper Funerals Subiaco's location manager.

What do you enjoy about your job?
I enjoy guiding families through a difficult time. In addition, I enjoy nurturing and training staff members.

How long have you been location manager?
I have been in the funeral industry since 2006 and have served as a location manager at the Subiaco funeral home since 2013.

What do you enjoy in your spare time?
I am a marriage celebrant so that role gives me joy. I also have a granddaughter who keeps me busy and I love long walks in the bush and by the ocean. I enjoy my garden and I love to cook.

What do you love about the community your funeral home is in?
Great café’s, mixed community members, old character homes and nice shops.

Are there any special community relationships, groups, associations or charities you work with or support?
Subiaco Community Centre. I am about to volunteer with the new Perth Museum, so I am looking forward to that.

Carmel Markham, Purslowe & Chipper Funerals Subiaco location manager

Carmel Markham, Location Manager