Meet George Hartnett Metropolitan Funerals Cleveland, QLD

George Hartnett Funerals and Metropolitan Funerals have come together to bring more than 145 years of combined experience caring for families.

Our caring funeral directors at George Hartnett Metropolitan Funerals in Cleveland, 26 km from Brisbane CBD, are here to help you arrange a memorable and unique funeral for your loved one.

We work alongside families from Cleveland and the surrounding suburbs of Ormiston, Thornlands, Wellington Point, Alexandra Hills and Victoria Point – providing professional and compassionate support whether you want a traditional funeral in a local church, a funeral that aligns to your family’s cultural background, or something completely unique.

We’re here to listen, to ask questions, and to gently guide you during what can be a very overwhelming time.

Our funeral home in Cleveland supports the local RSL, Rugby Club and Chamber of Commerce in Cleveland as well as local schools, nursing homes and churches.

George Hartnett Metropolitan Funerals

127 Russell Street
Cleveland QLD 4163

Phone (24/7):
(07) 3286 9611
Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday - Sunday: by appointment
Chapel:
A chapel is available at the funeral home and it can accommodate up to 76 seated guests and standing room for another 20 guests.
Parking:
There is parking available for 10 cars in the funeral home car park. If this car park is full, you are also free to use the church parking located in front of the funeral home.

Funeral services in Cleveland

There are many options available to you for the funeral service for your loved one. You may wish to hold it at:

  • Our chapel at George Hartnett Metropolitan Funerals, Cleveland
  • A local church (The Anglican Parish of Cleveland, Star of the Sea Catholic Parish in Cleveland, Uniting Church in Cleveland, Cleveland Baptist Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cleveland, Redlands Presbyterian Church in Capalaba)
  • Another destination in the local area, such as a park, club or private residence

Following the ceremony, your loved one can be buried or memorialised at Cleveland Cemetery, which is within walking distance of our funeral home. With Cleveland Cemetery, all burial plots at the cemetery are now reserved – you will need an existing reservation or second right of internment to bury a loved one here. Other options include Mt Thompson Memorial Gardens & Crematorium or Hemmant Cemetery & Crematorium.

Facilities at our Cleveland funeral home

George Hartnett Metropolitan Funerals in Cleveland was recently refurbished, and is a welcoming space for families to come and celebrate the life of their loved ones.

Our funeral home includes:

  • a chapel that can accommodate up to 76 seated guests and standing room for another 20 guests
  • 2 arrangement rooms
  • a function room including an outdoor area at the back of the chapel

With audio-visual equipment we can offer you the option to play both music and videos if you wish. There is parking available for 10 cars in the funeral home car park. If this car park is full, you are also free to use the church parking located in front of the funeral home.

Our funeral home is accessible for visitors in wheelchairs and with other mobility aids.

Our people

The team at George Hartnett Metropolitan Funerals Cleveland 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 Greg Saunders, location manager at our funeral home

Greg has extensive customer service experience and has worked in the funeral industry for 19 years. He feels very strongly about every family he has met and values the many lasting connections he has formed, which have all taught him so much about life.

He has always been well-connected in the local community as a Past President of The Cleveland Rotary and Committee Member of the Redlands RSL. In his spare time, he takes train trips with historical societies and also enjoys visiting museums.