Our Staff

Our dedicated and supportive staff are here to guide you through this difficult journey. We take pride in doing our absolute best to ensure your needs are met.

Craig Murphy - Director

Craig has been involved in Murphy Family Funerals since 1990. He has performed all facets and roles in the organisation, purchasing the family business from his Mum and Dad, Bruce & Narelle Murphy in 2003. Craig is a qualified embalmer who has worked around the world in different disaster response situations with the Blake Emergency Services team.


Bruce Murphy

One of the two founding directors of Murphy Family Funerals, Bruce has spent the last 25 years as a funeral director in the Shoalhaven Area. Now mostly retired, Bruce spends much of his spare time working with the Bomaderry Lions Club and the Suicide Prevention Committee.



Narelle Murphy

With her husband Bruce, Narelle commenced Murphy Family Funerals at our current location in Nowra. Narelle became an integral part of funeral services and family care. Now also semi-retired she spends much time with Shoalhaven Lioness and Nowra Quilters.


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  • Madison Graham
  • Laura Sullivan
  • Rhianon Roulstone
  • Rod Rankin
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