Honoring Life for over forty years.

It’s important to take the time to acknowledge the uniqueness of the deceased: the individuality of their personality and of their life’s path.

Osbornes Funeral Directors are leading providers of funeral services to the families of Rotorua. Serving our community since 1981.


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Osbornes Funeral Directors Ltd is situated at 197 – 199 Old Taupo Road, Rotorua.

We are Rotorua’s longest serving funeral directors. The business opened on 16th February 1981 and provides funeral and embalming services to Rotorua and it’s surrounding districts.

Osbornes have operated from the same site for over 40 years and are Rotorua’s leading providers of funeral services to the families of Rotorua.

At Osbornes we are proud of the services we have to offer our client families. From purpose built facilities to custom built hearses we believe we can offer you any type of service and celebration for your loved one. We deal with service providers that, like us, strive for excellence in all they do.

What our families say

To the staff at Osbornes, Thank you so much for your professional, sensitive and compassionate service to us, with moments of humour. We appreciate your guidance and support through this. Thank you for respecting the dignity of us all including my mother at all times. Your respect to my father was much appreciated. Hopefully it will be a while before we meet again.- Tina
To Osbornes and Staff, Thank you for your professionalism of the nice work you performed.- Thank You Maria, Bob and Whanau.
Dear Osbornes, On behalf of Jane Bindon funeral service, Thank you for making it a memorable day.- Murray.
We would like to say thank you so much for your wonderful services and care you have given. Certainly set our minds at rest. She is now at peace. God Bless you all.- Mavis
We would like to thank you all for eveything you did for Mark and his arrangemens. We will never forget your kindness throughout this very difficult time. It was a beautiful day. Thanks once again- Jan
Many thanks for your kind attention when helping to plan and carry out my mothers funeral. I appreciate your calm and gentle guidance during our time of sadness along with attention to detail enabling my mother to have a dignified service which she would have been pleased with.- Leigh
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