The Diamond Head Difference
Since 1968, 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.
We’re here to give you care and comfort as we help guide you through the planning journey.
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.
Proudly serving Oahu for generations
Diamond Head Mortuary in partnership with Williams Funeral Services has been proudly providing funeral services on Oahu for generations. Diamond Head Mortuary carries on the tradition that started with the establishment of Williams Funeral Services in 1859, making it the oldest funeral service provider in Hawaii.
Our partnership with Valley of the Temples Memorial Park & Crematory allows us to offer the one-stop convenience of an expansive funeral home, cemetery and crematory.
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Years in Business
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.
Ryan's desire to stay close to home and work with his community to shine a light during challenging times drives him to ensure that every family is shown compassion and that their loved ones are properly honored and cared for.
“I love being able to work right here in the neighborhood I grew up in,” Ryan says. “It is very rewarding to actually be helping my neighbors, family and friends. Every time I interact with a family, I am honored to be able to serve them in any way I can.”
Jeff has served in the funeral services profession for more than six years, always working to bring out the best in everyone around him while creating a culture of belief in each other and what we can accomplish as a team.
“Our team does not have limits or restrictions to what we can do to ensure a family's needs are met,” Jeff says. “We say 'yes' first and then find a way to make it happen. We encourage complete personalization and customization for every family and we pour our unique gifts and talents into every service."
“I love having the opportunity to work with the most dedicated, hardworking, and positive-minded champions you will find in any profession. Our team is fiercely committed to providing caring and compassionate service to every family. We believe in building lasting legacies and are empowered to do whatever it takes as we continue to shine as a beacon of hope in and through our community.”
Regional Mortuary Manager
Sharmaine has been in the funeral industry for 25 years. Born and raised on the Windward side of Oahu makes working in Kaneohe at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary and Valley of the Temples Mortuary a little more special. She started her career with the Ordenstein family back in 1994, which set the foundation to serve many families in her community for years to come.
What she loves most about the funeral industry is that everyday we all have a unique opportunity to make a difference in someone's life.
Family Service Sales Manager
With 18 years of experience, Deborah is a fiercely committed individual, who is passionate about helping families pre-plan their legacy. Based on her integrity and pride for helping others, she has been serving families for almost two decades and has humbly earned an impeccable reputation for outstanding service.
“When you have the heart to serve and help others, you unlock something of you.” – Reuben Morgan.
As a sales manager, the foundation of her leadership consists of simple values, serve from the heart, take care of the family, and the rest is bound to follow.
“I am very fortunate to be a part of an elite sales team, who shares the same passion, commitment, and values as I do. We are a unit, whose goals are to take care of the families we encounter as if they were our own. It is our sincere honor to be able to offer our services with the utmost care and compassion.”
Combo Office Manager
Cherie brings over 20 years of experience to her role at Diamond Head Mortuary, Hawaiian Memorial Park and Valley of The Temples, where she manages the administrative team, provides support to the sales team, and works alongside the General Manager on various projects.
What Cherie enjoys most about her role is being able to help members of her community deal with the loss of a loved one.
We illuminate paths to peace with personalized ceremonies and memorial tributes that honor your loved one.
What Families Are Saying
Thank you, Lisa and Luke, for everything . You both were so caring and comforting, I couldn't have done it without it. The engraving and stethoscope flowers were incredible. Thank you again for all you did!Denise & Jessa 5 stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Thank you for being nice and for a whole lot of thoughtfulness. Both Roslyn and I would like to thank you all for your understanding and working with us where we were at financially. We will never forget. We know our mom is truly resting in peace. You all have helped truly to make that happen. --Mahalo & God Bless You AllChula & Roslyn 5 stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Aloha! So to the 2 young ladies "E Kala Mai" sorry, but you all were fantastic!!! --MahaloAnonymous 5 stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Luke, Thank you for all the special things you've done. --Thank you MahaloK 5 stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Dear Bill, Thank you for helping us with my dad's memorial services. We appreciate all that you did. --May God Bless YouAnonymous 5 stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Dear Bill, My profound gratitude to you and Kalei for your work in coordinating my mother's services. Everything went smoothly, and the many components of the day honored my mom in a very special way.The next time I see you, I hope it will be for a more happier occasion! Go Giants!! -M.DM.D 5 stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
News & Events
News Apr. 14, 2021
FEMA Offers to Help Families Cover Funeral Costs
Up to $9,000 in aid may be available for those who suffered the loss of a loved one from COVID-19.
News Feb. 03, 2021
Learn What Matters Most
These times have shown us that life does not come with a guarantee. Get started with your free planning guide.
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