Ellie and Gwen Goode are sisters who inherit a funeral home from their grandfather in a small New Zealand town. As unprepared as they are, they find that, by staring death in the face every day, they are able to confront the realities of their own lives. It turns out that helping families cope with loss can be a heartwarming – and sometimes hilarious – opportunity.
A Matter of Life and Death : Part 1 Ep. 1
Ellie wants to uphold their grandfather’s legacy, running the funeral home. Gwen wants to bail. Can they figure out their lives in the business of death?
A Matter of Life and Death : Part 2 Ep. 2
Ellie and Gwen infiltrate a funeral at a competitor mortuary, which goes horribly wrong. And Ellie tells Gwen she doesn’t want to sell the business.
Face Off Ep. 3
Ellie tries to manage the crew’s expectations. Gwen learns how to apply mortuary makeup.
Missed Connections Ep. 4
A family wants Loving Tributes to provide a medium so their dead mum can plan her own funeral. Sharyn is happy to help.
Sick Puppies Ep. 5
The funeral for a handsome young man brings unwelcome guests to the mortuary.
Don't Worry, Be Happy Ep. 1
Ellie’s attempt to rebrand herself and Loving Tributes receives some pushback from new co-owner Dean.
Tragedy Plus Time Ep. 3
Gwen pranks Maia’s new boyfriend, while a stressed-out Ellie tries to convince Dean she will fall in line.
Hot Water Ep. 4
Gwen and Beau have an early morning call-out, and Ellie feels guilty about her outburst. The staff film a TV commercial, and Sharyn hosts a “Spa-BQ.”
Empty Nest Ep. 5
Ellie and Kobe get to work in the bathroom, Gwen helps a client plan a funeral, and Beau offers life advice. Sharyn has a new robot.