For 140 years, JA Dunn Funeral Directors have been a beacon of community support in Launceston, providing funeral services to Northern Tasmanian communities and the same team will continue to care for our families in need. Simon Rice, Simon Phillips and Oscar Phillips have a combined 50 plus years’ experience caring for families in their time of need.  With their widespread experience and new package offerings, our team will work with you to arrange a funeral service that suits you.

While never forgetting our historical roots, the team look forward to being able to provide a fresh new service for Tasmanian families that’s affordable, personal and professional.

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Our team continues to be available for you 24 hours 7 days a week 

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It's a simple story

Simplicity Funerals opened its doors in 1979 with a belief that everyone deserves dignity and affordability. It’s a philosophy that continues to guide our 56 locations and mobile services across Australia. 

We're simply different

With our widespread experience and package offerings, we will work with you to arrange a funeral service that suits you. We’ll always better the lowest quote around – that’s the Simplicity Guarantee.*We also offer prepaid funerals, helping you pre arrange your funeral so your family and friends are not left behind with the costs and difficult funeral decisions

Our range of services come from our experience and unwavering dedication. We want everyone to have the complete clarity and reliability to say goodbye, without it costing the earth.