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Delivering healing experiences

Our Purpose

Since 1973, we have been honored to deliver healing experiences to our ohana on Oahu. We exist to serve the unique needs of every family. Learn our story. Lean on us. And let our expertise lead you through the best experience possible.

Words we live by
respect
empathy
honor
patience
comfort
integrity
collaborative
serenity
attention to every detail
support
courage
healing experiences
professionalism
experience
compassion
accountability
knowledge
calm
respect
empathy
honor
patience
comfort
integrity
collaborative
serenity
attention to every detail
support
courage
healing experiences
professionalism
experience
compassion
accountability
knowledge
calm
calm
knowledge
accountability
compassion
experience
professionalism
healing experiences
courage
support
attention to every detail
serenity
collaborative
integrity
comfort
patience
honor
empathy
respect
calm
knowledge
accountability
compassion
experience
professionalism
healing experiences
courage
support
attention to every detail
serenity
collaborative
integrity
comfort
patience
honor
empathy
respect
Our Family is here for yours

Our pledge

What we stand for

We’re here to give you care and comfort as we help guide you through the planning journey.

Care
We treat you and your loved one as if you were our part of our own family, providing the support and serenity you need.
Comfort
We go the extra mile to ensure that families are given the compassion they so desperately need during this time.
Plan
We are your trusted guide in times of immediate need, as well as when you're ready to make plans for the future.
History & Staff

Our Story

Learn the legacy

We've learned a lot about caring for families over the years. We realize that we aren't just caring for a loved one, but the entire family. People come to us during their most difficult times, and we respond with kindness, understanding and expertise. Our goal is to make everyone feel at home as we work with them to create a memorable service in honor of a beautiful life.

Our new home

Valley of the Temples is home to the new Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. The 10,036 sq. ft. facility is a masterpiece of historic preservation and modern state-of-the-art engineering. It incorporates communications, comfort and convenience technology you won't find anywhere else. Now family and friends can celebrate life  in one of the most spectacular memorial parks in the world.

240 acres of Zen

Founded in 1963, the spectacular Valley of the Temples Memorial Park boasts 240-acres that attracts thousands of visitors each year with its Zen garden, wild peacocks, meditation pavilion, and Shinji-ike reflection pond teaming with Japanese koi carp.

Official Best Memorial Temple in Hawaii

Valley of the Temples is also home to the magnificent Byodo-In Temple, a cultural landmark that symbolizes Hawaii's rich heritage and historical connection with Japan. The Official Best of America television program awarded the Byodo-In Temple at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park, the distinction of Official Best Memorial Temple in Hawaii.

Dignity, peace and serenity

Known for its dignity, peace and serenity, Valley of the Temples is a full-service facility offering many options to help you memorialize the lives of your loved ones for years to come. Having provided exceptional service for nearly 60 years, we're proud of the reputation we've built on quality, sincerity and trust, with services that celebrate the life of each individual and respect the wishes of every family.

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Our Mortuary by the numbers

72K+

Legacies Honored

62

Years in Business

3.8M+

Moments Remembered

Our team

Meet our amazing staff

We're members of the local community who have many years of experience caring for families from all backgrounds and all walks of life. Families know they can count on us to provide them the comfort they need when they need it most.

Locations

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Our Locations
Why Us

We illuminate paths to peace with personalized ceremonies and memorial tributes that honor your loved one.

Memorable Tributes
Full-Service Arrangements
We proudly provide both funeral and cemetery arrangements to make the process seamless and customized to your needs.
Online Funerals
We've adapted our services to make it easier for friends and family to participate from home. Please call us at (808) 824-3425 talk through your options.
24/7/365 Care
For generations we have stood by our commitment to caring for our community. We're here for you anytime you need us.
Virtual Appointments
All arrangements can now be made remotely. We'll work together however you feel comfortable, whether it's by phone, video conference or email.
Testimonials

What Families Are Saying

Real Stories from Real People

Hawaiian Memorial Staff, We want you all to know how much you are all appreciated. Your thoughtfulness will be forever remembered. Mahalo,

The Mashino Families 5 stars

Thank you. The Funeral Director was amazing and heartwarming during F. F.'s Service. Loke was "the talk" amongst the F family and everyone enjoyed her. Sincerely, M.M

M.M. 5 stars

Virginia - Mahalo for helping make our father's memorial service a very moving and memorable one. We appreciate all of your hard work as well as that of your staff.

R.W. 5 stars

Hello Bill, Thank you very much for all your good work to make the F.W funeral a success. As good Rotarians, we certainly tried "to make it beneficial to all concerned." Things turned out well. The Punchbowl ceremony was fine. I will get your check in the mail. Thank you. R

R 5 stars

Shar, Thank you for your help with YVonne's grandmother. We the family of the late A.M. Thanks to you and your staff. Love D & Y.I

D & Y.I 5 stars

Dear Bin and Kalei, Thank you for your help and guidance through our difficult time. You both were so very kind and understanding and we deeply appreciated it. Love and aloha from -The O Family

The O Family 5 stars
Careers

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We're hiring

We offer a healthy work/life balance and invite ideas and innovation. Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary at Valley of the Temples is where our team members' purpose and passion unite.

Why Plan Ahead?

Plan for the future, today.
By planning your funeral, you can make sure your life is celebrated the way you want, and give your loved ones the peace-of-mind they need when the time comes.
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