Tapper Funeral Service

Owning Company: Tapper Funeral Service
Established in 1904, we remain a family owned and operated funeral home, situated on the corner of Barrack Road and Portfield Road.
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Simple Funerals from £1967
For clients requiring a simple funeral with minimal professional services and limited options. The simple funeral will be provided and the hearse will take the deceased to the nearest cemetery or crematorium.
Personal Funerals
This option allows you to personalise the funeral and add additional items. Your funeral director can offer advice and guidance.
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Further information

In addition to providing all modern and traditional facilities we have adjoining our funeral home, the Christchurch Ceremony Hall, which can comfortably accommodate up to 40 mourners in fully air-conditioned comfort and the convenience of being situated in the centre of Christchurch. We have some free car parking for visitors and private chapels of rest within the funeral home.
Our Address
89-91 Barrack Road


5 stars out of 9 reviews
3 weeks ago
I was so pleased that I chose Tappers of Christchurch to look after my husband’s funeral. The whole team at Tappers is outstanding. They conducted all aspects of the care of my husband and his funeral with dignity for him and compassion for family members and me. Their professionalism is first class and everything is delivered in a warm, welcomi...
Npb via Google
a month ago
A fantastic, kind, gentle and professional team at Tappers Funeral Service in Christchurch. At a very sad time, Simon, Anna and Michelle made the whole process so easy and personal for us and took any worry away, nothing was too much trouble for them. I can’t recommend them highly enough, just fantastic. A big thank you from my sister Ali and I ...
Simon Chandler via Google
2 months ago
Friendly, compassionate and professional service. Difficult times during the lockdown - even the local chapel was closed, so we used the Ceremony Room in Christchurch, which worked so well - a bright sunny room which enabled us to have a selection of photos shown too. Simon and Michelle were so helpful, guiding us from the initial enquiry throu...
Jan Lasham via Google
3 weeks ago
The team at Tapper Funeral Service on Barrack Road could not have been more compassionate and helpful to me when dealing with the sad loss of my wife. They took care of everything
David Escott via Google
4 months ago
We were so pleased to be recommended to Tapper, we did not realise there was an alternative to the crematorium. Simon , Michelle and Anna made the organisation of Mums funeral so easy.The service led by Anna was sincere and moving , Anna’s delivery was compassionate and just the right tone , very appropriate for Mum .We felt relaxed , not hurrie...
sally sallymwillsher@aol.com via Google