Obituaries

Christina Dumouchel
B: 1954-02-07
D: 2017-09-17
View Details
Dumouchel, Christina
Shannon Smith
B: 1977-08-23
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
Smith, Shannon
Randy Smith
B: 1958-07-22
D: 2017-08-26
View Details
Smith, Randy
Hazel Williams
B: 1928-09-09
D: 2017-08-19
View Details
Williams, Hazel
Ronald Milne
B: 1928-04-20
D: 2017-08-06
View Details
Milne, Ronald
Suzann Thompson
B: 1939-02-01
D: 2017-07-31
View Details
Thompson, Suzann
Michael Beven
B: 1956-11-03
D: 2017-07-27
View Details
Beven, Michael
Luis Macedo
B: 1932-10-03
D: 2017-07-21
View Details
Macedo, Luis
Madalene Mitchener
B: 1939-11-02
D: 2017-07-18
View Details
Mitchener, Madalene
Murray Brandow
B: 1940-03-16
D: 2017-07-07
View Details
Brandow, Murray
Roger Craft
B: 1939-04-08
D: 2017-07-04
View Details
Craft, Roger
Madeline Epps
B: 1933-10-25
D: 2017-06-20
View Details
Epps, Madeline
Donald Mawson
B: 1924-06-02
D: 2017-06-09
View Details
Mawson, Donald
Helen Barna
B: 1932-04-21
D: 2017-06-06
View Details
Barna, Helen
Brian Moeller
B: 1951-08-14
D: 2017-05-27
View Details
Moeller, Brian
Margaret Rohland
B: 1932-11-23
D: 2017-05-20
View Details
Rohland, Margaret
Robert Edgeworth
B: 1926-07-20
D: 2017-05-20
View Details
Edgeworth, Robert
Peter Reichow
B: 1942-11-24
D: 2017-05-07
View Details
Reichow, Peter
Preston Smith
B: 2016-10-09
D: 2017-04-11
View Details
Smith, Preston
Cliff Collard
B: 1939-01-17
D: 2017-04-01
View Details
Collard, Cliff
Sheila Wilson
B: 1949-06-28
D: 2017-03-20
View Details
Wilson, Sheila

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
134 King St.,
P.O. Box 128,
Burford, ON N0E 1A0
Phone: (519) 449-1112
Fax: (519) 449-3120

What is a Memorial Service?

Unlike a traditional funeral, a memorial service is a gathering where a casket is not present (although the urn with the cremated remains may be on display). A memorial service can be held weeks or even months after the death.

A memorial service can be held in a church, the funeral home, or a community hall. There is usually music, selected readings, and a eulogy. Memorial services can be further personalized as a celebration-of-life.

Memorial Service Ideas

Our experience has shown us that many of today's families want more meaning than a traditional funeral. This can be done by bringing more of the personality and lifestyle of the deceased into the arrangements. By displaying photographs or staging the event around a favorite pastime, a memorial service can become more personal and meaningful.

If a personalized memorial service suits the needs of your family, we suggest you consider the following questions:

  • What did your loved one like to do?
  • What was he or she like as an individual?
  • What was their profession and how did that shape their life?
  • Was your loved one spiritual?
  • Was he or she proud of their cultural or ethnic heritage? 

We're Here to Advise, Assist, and Guide You

Using the above five questions as our guide, we will spend the time to help create a fitting memorial service for your loved one. Please call us at (519) 449-1112 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.