Yearly Archive: 2017

Tuckers Funerals ‘Time To Remember’ in Geelong

November 28, 2017

Last night Tuckers hosted their annual Time To Remember Service. Love’s Legacy was the theme for the evening event – focusing on the legacy our loved ones have left behind and how we honour those who have passed. During the evening we heard from Chaplain Robyn Maddock and enjoyed a breathtaking performance from local artist…

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Tips for coping with grief during the Christmas Season

November 16, 2017

The summer holiday season is just around the corner. For most people this is a joyous time, traditionally sharing gifts with those we love and sharing happy times with our families… and eating too much! However, for some, the holiday season can be daunting. Each year there are many people who face the holidays for…

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‘Time To Remember’

October 24, 2017

In November of each year, Tuckers extend their Funeral and Bereavement Care Program to the wider Geelong community by hosting a special evening service called ‘Time to Remember’. This service is aimed at helping people prepare for the Christmas period in particular. Providing a warm and inviting environment where it is ‘safe’ to express grief,…

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EVENT: Funeral Planning and Legal Matters Information Session

October 19, 2017

Sue Marshman and Alyson Burchell from Tuckers are helping families to better understand funeral plans – as well as the difference between funeral insurance and planning ahead. As part of the Seniors Festival activities throughout Geelong, a free information session is being held (in conjunction with Wightons Lawyers) on Monday 23rd October at Tuckers Chapel in…

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EVENT: Geelong Seniors Festival Movie Matinee

October 9, 2017

The lolly bags are ready for the Geelong Seniors Festival Movie Matinee! The Kings Speech, starring Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush will be screening at Tuckers Highton Chapel (4-32 Province Boulevard, Highton) on Wednesday 11th October at 1pm. Doors open at 12.30pm, contact our team on 5221 4788 for your free ticket – a Gold Coin donation…

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EVENT: Meet the Author – Kirsty Manning

September 25, 2017

As part of the Geelong Seniors Festival Events Tuckers Funerals, in conjunction with Torquay Books, invite you to enjoy this rare opportunity to hear from “a country girl with wanderlust, mother of three and author Kirsty Manning”. Kirsty is a Victorian author whom earlier this year published her debut fiction novel The Midsummer Garden. ‘Meet the Author…

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EVENT: Melbourne Male Welsh Choir Recital at St Marys Basilica Geelong

September 19, 2017

Tuckers Funerals are again hosting the Melbourne Male Welsh Choir Recital at St Mary’s Basilica in Geelong. Geelong Seniors Festival Event – Limited tickets still available, contact us to get your free ticket. On Friday, October 6th 700+ people will fill the seats at the prestigious St Mary’s Basilica to hear the world-renowned Melbourne Welsh…

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Have you ever thought about working in the Funeral Industry?

August 10, 2017

The Gordon, along with Tuckers Funerals, offer a short course held in Geelong for you to learn all about the Funeral Industry. This course provides valuable information and exposure to all aspects of the industry, lead by experienced professionals and guest speakers. Delivered over four sessions, with one session held at Geelong Memorial Park and…

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Dying To Know Day

August 7, 2017

Dying To Know Day (D2KDay) – August 8th – is an annual day dedicated to encouraging conversations and community actions around death, dying and bereavement. Tuckers Funerals invite you to participate by having a conversation with your family and friends. It could be that you need to create or update your personal will, or discuss…

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