Blackwell Funerals Prospect, SA

Blackwell Funerals

71 Prospect Road
Prospect SA 5082

Phone (24/7):
(08) 8269 2444
Mon-Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Sat-Sun: by appointment
The chapel in Prospect can seat 50 guests, with additional standing room for more guests. Audio visual equipment available for the service.
There are 22 car spaces available at the funeral home, and some limited parking available on the street in front.
This location also offers an arrangement room, and the chapel is available as a viewing room after the service.

Meet Blackwell Funerals in Prospect

Blackwell Funerals has over 70 years of experience in tailoring funeral services to the needs and values of families in South Australia, having served the local community since late 1940.

Our Prospect location is led by Location Manager Wayne Maidment. Our funeral home proudly serves the residents of Blair Athol, West Croydon, Norwood, Thebarton, Campbelltown, Hillcrest and surrounding regions.

Our compassionate funeral directors at Blackwell Funerals are here to help you arrange a funeral that truly reflects your loved one’s life.

Funeral Services in Prospect

We are here to help you remember your loved one in a personal way. Understanding that funerals come in all shapes and sizes, we can help you arrange a funeral at a number of locations.

Your options for a funeral service include:

  • Our chapel at Blackwell Funerals Prospect
  • A local church, such as:
    • St Peter's Cathedral
    • St Laurence's Catholic Church
    • Holy Methodist Church (CMCA)
    • Prospect International Seventh-day Adventist Church
    • St Cuthbert's Anglican Church
    • St Anthony's Greek Orthodox Church
    • Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church
    • Uniting Church in Australia Prospect
  • Any other destination, such as a park or private residence

Following the ceremony, your loved one can be buried or memorialised at Dudley Park cemetery which is a 4-minute drive away or at Enfield Memorial Park which is a 10-minute drive away.

Facilities at Our Prospect Funeral Home

Our funeral home is a modern and welcoming space for families to gather to either arrange a funeral or hold the service. Our facilities include:

  • A spacious on-site chapel that accommodates up to 50 guests with additional standing room available. The chapel can also be used as a viewing room
  • There is audio visual equipment available for you to display photos, play music or show a video during the service
  • An arrangement room where you can meet with your funeral director in a tranquil, private space to arrange the funeral

Blackwell Funerals Prospect has on-site parking with 22 car spaces available. There is also additional parking available on surrounding streets. Our funeral home is accessible for visitors in wheelchairs and with other mobility aids.

Our People

The team at Blackwell Funerals are with you every step of the way, keeping you informed and guiding you through the arrangements as much or as little as you need.

Meet Wayne Maidment, location manager at Blackwell Funerals Prospect.

What do you enjoy about your job?

To wake up in the morning and go to work knowing that I’ll be able to help guide a family through the process of organising and arranging a respectful and dignified funeral for somebody that they knew. It can be from Stillborn babies to Aged persons, it is very rewarding. You also meet a diverse group of people and view their characters in how they handle a loss when they are grieving.

How long have you been a location manager?
I have been in the funeral industry for 15 years and have been the locations manager for the last 5 years.

What do you enjoy in your spare time?

My family, basketball, music, laughter and downtime. 

Are there any special community groups you work with or support?

  • Aberfoyle Community Centre Board Member  (Vice-Chairperson)
  • Women’s and Children’s hospital,
  • Basketball Association of SA.