At Harwood Park Crematorium and Memorial Gardens, we are honoured to be entrusted with your loved ones and will mark their final journey with sensitivity, dignity and respect.
Whether you wish to hold the service in our chapel with a burial elsewhere, have ashes buried in our memorial gardens, use the crematorium or lay a memorial, we welcome you to use our facilities.
If you are looking for a caring and well respected funeral director in Stevenage or Hertfordshire, then we can help.
We are owned by a local 300 year old family business, Austin's Funeral Directors.
With 9 branches throughout the county, we're here to assist you with funeral planning arrangements.
This useful and supportive guide will gently take you through what to expect after a death. It provides essential help on key topics such as registering a death, the coroners role and advice and support on how to arrange a funeral.
The price of funerals has risen over the years*, and many people prefer to make provision for the cost now. The Hertfordshire Funeral Plan is a pre-payment funeral plan exclusive to Austin’s Funeral Directors.
Learn more about our funeral planning services and pre-payment plans.
*Royal London, National Funeral Cost Index report, August 2020.
5-star Google review for our funeral services
My Mum's funeral was at Harwood Park last August. Everything was done in such a respectful way and organised so well. I felt it was the best I could do for my Mum. Thank you.
We know the loss of a loved one is always hard to accept and we are here to support and guide you as you navigate your way through this difficult time. We may spend time with you personally or have contact through a funeral director, sympathetically caring for all your requirements.
You may wish for us to make all the funeral arrangements on your behalf or you may want to work with us to create a unique and bespoke service. We will serve you in any way we can.