Demystifying Common Symbols from your Local Toronto Cemetery

2019 July 22

Some cemeteries house tombstones that are decades old, sometimes even closer to centuries. It’s a common trend to see various reoccurring symbols throughout the rows upon rows of different gravesites. Unknown to many people, these symbols carry a special significance and are far more than just a way to improve the aesthetics of a tombstone. At Mount Pleasant Group, we make your funeral arrangements as stress free as possible. Let our experts walk you through a few common historical symbols and what they mean: