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Anneke Campbell: 021 362 426

John (AJ) Harris: 021 159 0988

Kath Hunter: 027 522 1022

69 Bond St

Invercargill 9810

New Zealand

About Distinct Funerals

Distinct Funerals, nestled in Southland, is a family-run establishment dedicated to providing a distinctive and tailored approach to funeral services.

Our mission is to compassionately support families from the initial planning stages to post-service care, upholding the highest standards of professionalism and integrity throughout.

We are committed to excellence in service and product quality, ensuring complete price transparency.

By working intimately with each family, we gain a deep understanding of their unique needs and preferences. This enables us to craft a funeral experience that sincerely commemorates and celebrates the life of their loved one.

The Distinct Team



Anneke Campbell

Meet Anneke Campbell, a compassionate and experienced funeral director at Distinct. With a background as a registered nurse and Melanographer in New Zealand and abroad, Anneke understands the unique stories of each patient.

She is driven to personalize the telling of loved ones' stories for families, making her a leading figure in the field. Trust Anneke to guide you with care and create meaningful tributes that honor and celebrate the lives of your loved ones.



Kath Hunter

Meet Kath Hunter, a compassionate Funeral Director at Distinct. With 13 years of experience as a Practice Manager in the medical field, Kath brings expertise and dedication to providing personalized funeral experiences.

Trust Kath to guide you with care and professionalism, ensuring that every aspect of the arrangements is handled with compassion and attention to detail.



Kellie Thompson

Meet Kellie Thompson, an experienced embalmer and dedicated funeral assistant. Committed to expanding her knowledge and skills in the field, Kellie is currently pursuing a diploma in funeral directing.

With her expertise and compassionate approach, trust Kellie to provide respectful and caring support during difficult times, ensuring your loved ones receive the utmost care and dignity they deserve.



Mandy Reti

Mandy Reti, a cherished community member for 35+ years, brings vast experience as a Maori Warden for 17 years. As a celebrant, embalming assistant, and funeral assistant, she radiates warmth and compassion.

Guided by "Aroha ki te Tangata Katoa" - Love for All People - Mandy supports families with respect, kindness, and care throughout the funeral process. Trust her expertise and comforting presence to guide you through moments of remembrance.



John Harris (AJ) MNZM

AJ, a proficient workshop manager and skilled craftsman specializing in casket making, also extends his assistance in funeral services.

Boasting an impressive 47 year tenure in the New Zealand Police, including an outstanding 37 years serving in the esteemed Armed Offenders Squad, AJ's unwavering commitment to his country merited him the prestigious recognition of being appointed a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit.



Dalton Chiarioni

Meet Dalton, a dedicated Lead Designer specializing in creating exceptional funeral experiences for families in New Zealand. With a deep passion for creativity and personalization, Dalton adds unique touches to every design, crafting memorable and meaningful tributes.

Trust in Dalton's artistic vision and unwavering commitment to excellence to create a truly special tribute for your loved one.



Devon Campbell

Meet Devon Campbell, a talented graphic designer and compassionate funeral assistant. With a keen eye for design and a caring approach, Devon brings creativity and support to the funeral industry.

Trust Devon to create personalized and visually stunning funeral materials while providing empathetic assistance to families during their time of need.

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