Welcome Toby!

Welcome Toby!

Happy New Year! We hope the year brings health and happiness. For us at Compassionate Funerals Queensland, the New Year has brought about a big change, with Toby Jenkins joining the CFQ team. Toby has extensive experience in the aged care and disability sector, and...
Maddie judges the Brendale Business Awards

Maddie judges the Brendale Business Awards

Maddie recently participated as a panel judge in the inaugural Brendale Business Awards, which were presented at an Awards lunch today. The big winner of the day was the Brendale branch of the Bendigo Bank taking out three awards. Congratulations to Mandy Bell from...
Nice to meet you Strathpine!

Nice to meet you Strathpine!

It may not have been the usual “pop-up” stand at Strathpine Shopping Centre on Saturday, but we certainly created a bit of interest. Many people took the opportunity to speak with Don and Karen, especially about unusual requests when you die. We are encouraging the...
Death Does Not Discriminate

Death Does Not Discriminate

This month we were reminded of the grief that our families often feel. On the 19th March, Karen’s mother, Don’s mother-in-law and Maddie’s grandmother Colleen passed away unexpectedly. Colleen was the matriarch of our extended family and will be dearly missed. Like...
Changing faces at Compassionate Funerals

Changing faces at Compassionate Funerals

It’s a season for change and there’s been a big one happening at Compassionate Funerals. After 12 years, Russell and Katrina have handed over the reins to Don and Karen Blue. Don and Karen have owned their own funeral homes in NSW but have finally seen the light and...