“When someone you love
becomes a memory,
the memory becomes a treasure…”

Why Sonja Smith?

The velvet touch. We take care of you and your loved ones during the difficult times.
At Sonja Smith Funeral Group, we offer Personalised Funeral Services, walking the extra mile for our bereaved families.



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Baby loss

Parents who endure the death of a child at any point during the pregnancy, who suffered miscarriage or stillbirth, deserve the right to bury or cremate their babies.

When you lose a baby, you lose part of you – you lose the dreams you have for the baby, you lose your future!

It should not be judged as anything less than a loss…

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(So maak ‘n mens mos ‘n verskil! Coenie de Villiers)

Goeiemôre, Ek wil net namens my, Elsa en ons familie baie dankie sê vir die uitsonderlike professionaliteit en bekwaamheid waarmee die reëlings rondom my ma se roudiens hanteer is. Alles het see…
Maritha Broschk
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The Mistake I Made With My Grieving Friend

The author of We Need to Talk reveals how she learned to help -- and not help -- a friend with loss.

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Children grow up happier with grandparents by their side


Having grandparents living nearby has always been a source of great social wealth. Today, more than ever, both for children and for their parents, grandparents are precious because, in addition to ... See more

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Mariandra Heunis

There is no way around grief. Only through it.

5 days ago

Daar is ‘n venster in my hart waardeur ek God kan sien. Die venster was eens helder; ek kon God so duidelik sien. Die glas was skoon en die ruit was heel.

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"A grieving person is going to laugh again and smile again. Yes, they're going to move forward. But that doesn't mean that they've moved on."

Read our newest TED Book, “The Hot Young Widows ... See more

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A picture paints 1000 words...

July has been set aside to remember bereaved parents across our nation, even around the world. This is a very important step of public awareness. In reality, bereaved parents are among us each month, ... See more

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