Obituaries

Joyce Rideout
B: 1922-09-14
D: 2017-11-20
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Rideout, Joyce
David Michael Clarke-Budgell
B: 1988-03-15
D: 2017-11-14
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Clarke-Budgell, David Michael
Eric Foote
B: 1933-12-30
D: 2017-11-13
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Foote, Eric
Wilfred Colbourne
B: 1925-07-07
D: 2017-11-09
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Colbourne, Wilfred
Shirley Goudie
B: 1946-01-28
D: 2017-11-08
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Goudie, Shirley
Rita Smith
B: 1936-05-04
D: 2017-11-07
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Smith, Rita
Harry Nichols
B: 1928-01-24
D: 2017-11-06
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Nichols, Harry
Martin Sheppard
B: 1939-05-02
D: 2017-11-06
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Sheppard, Martin
John Kean
B: 1928-06-14
D: 2017-10-30
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Kean, John
Ruby Quilliam
B: 1923-04-17
D: 2017-10-23
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Quilliam, Ruby
Noreen McCarthy
B: 1932-10-22
D: 2017-10-21
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McCarthy, Noreen
Marjorie White
B: 1933-05-02
D: 2017-10-17
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White, Marjorie
Terence French
B: 1951-08-03
D: 2017-10-16
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French, Terence
Edwin Lyver
B: 1942-11-20
D: 2017-10-14
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Lyver, Edwin
Vera Snow
B: 1954-03-30
D: 2017-10-11
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Snow, Vera
Betty Oake
B: 1938-08-15
D: 2017-10-09
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Oake, Betty
Steadman Mercer
B: 1939-08-04
D: 2017-10-07
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Mercer, Steadman
Vivian Strickland
B: 1926-06-09
D: 2017-10-04
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Strickland, Vivian
Evelyn Healey
B: 1920-04-20
D: 2017-09-30
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Healey, Evelyn
Robert Molloy
B: 1934-05-11
D: 2017-09-27
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Molloy, Robert
Stephen Barnes
B: 1960-07-26
D: 2017-09-24
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Barnes, Stephen

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  • Interred in the ground in a regulated cemetery, or if local legislation allows, on private property
  • Entombed in a crypt within a mausoleum
  • Buried at sea
     

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Even if it isn’t what your family has commonly done over the years, there are many personal reasons you may have to choose burial over cremation. These could include:

  • Religious or geographical preferences
  • An aversion to the cremation practice of using flame to reduce the remains to ash
  • You wish to erect a monument in honour of your loved one
  • You wish to have a natural location where you can visit, graced with trees and open spaces

    
Decisions and Costs

If you think that burial is the right choice for your family, there are some important decisions you must make. For example:

  • Do you wish the body to be embalmed?
  • What kind of casket and burial vault would you prefer?
  • Which cemetery would you select, and do they have space available?
  • What type of monument, headstone or grave marker would you like?
  • What words would you like to put on the headstone, marker, or monument?

Remember that each of these decisions involve related costs which may impact your final decision. These include:

  • Selection of the casket and protective burial vault required by the cemetery
  • The purchase of a cemetery plot, if your family doesn’t already have the rights to one.
  • The headstone or grave marker, and any placement fees charged by the cemetery.

You should also know that each cemetery is governed by their own board of directors therefore prices and guidelines differ from one cemetery to the next.

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