Property/Facility Access

Property/Facility Access

Screening

Traveller Quarantine

Service Protocols/Procedures

Updates For Customers

Effective  January 5, 2022

 

Access to Cemetery Grounds

Cemetery gate hours:

              Daily (including Holidays)                     8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

 

Access to Facilities

Entrance to the Administrative Offices will be by appointment only. The doors will be locked at all times. For essential needs, please call the office number for assistance (see Contact Us).

For specifics relating to gathering size limitations for services and visiting, please see below.

 

Gatherings For Services

As the transmission rate of COVID-19, and in particular the Omicron variant, escalates rapidly, the Province has moved back to a modified Stage Two of its Reopen Framework  tightening gathering size restrictions, regardless of vaccination status.

INDOOR FUNERAL SERVICES

  • Gathering size will be limited according to physical distance capacities (see table below)
  • Masks must be worn and physical distance must be maintained
  • Guests will be logged prior to entry
  • Guests passively screen prior to entry
  • Room capacities under the current restrictions are as follows:

Site Location

Room

Physical Distance Capacity Effective
January 5, 2022

Pine Hills

Chapel- Taylor Massey Hall
Birchmount Suite
St. Clair Suite
Kennedy Suite

36
28
29
18

York

Chapel – Shepard Hall
Bayview and Lansing Suites
Willowdale Suite

36
26
26

Elgin Mills

Gathering Hall
York and Gormley Suites
Woodbine Suite
Elgin and Leslie Suites
Cremation Centre Witnessing Room

50
23
17
34
5

Mount Pleasant

Sugar Maple Hall (including balcony)
Red and White Oak (combined)
Red Oak
White Oak
Hickory and Gingko (combined)
Cremation Centre Witnessing Room

35
19
6
9
15
5

Meadowvale


Meadowvale Hall
Trillium and Orchid Suites (combined)
Lily and Forget-me-Not Suites (combined)
Cremation Centre Witnessing Room

32
26
27
5

Thornton

Thornton Hall
Parkwood/McLaughlin Suites (combined)
Simcoe Suite
Cremation Centre Witnessing Room

22
23
8
5

The Simple Alternative - Mississauga

Chapel
Meadowvale Suite
Dixie Suite

23
9
8

The Simple Alternative - Pickering

Pickering Hall
Brock Suite
Kingston Suite

15
16
9

 

 

OUTDOOR SERVICES

Attendance restrictions for burial and entombment services are lifted with the following provisos , regardless of vaccination status.

  • Physical distancing required
  • Masks must be worn

 

OUTDOOR VISITORS

Effective immediately, social gatherings not associated with a funeral, burial, or entombment scheduled with the cemetery are restricted to 10 individuals.

 

ARRANGEMENTS

  • Face-to-face arrangement meetings are restricted to a maximum of 3 individuals including staff and will be by appointment.

 

MAUSOLEUM AND NICHE BUILDINGS
Our mausolea and niche building facilities
 are accessible for entombment services and those wishing to visit loved ones.

For indoor casual visits, groups are restricted to a maximum of 5 individuals.

For indoor services including entombments total capacities permitted by facility, regardless of vaccination status are below:

 

Cemetery

Facility

Gathering for Entombments
effective
January 5, 2022

Facility Capacity for  Casual Visitations
effective
July 16, 2021

Beechwood

Original Mausoleum
Mausoleum of the Saints
Mausoleum of the Angels
Mausoleum of the Madonna – Chapel
Mausoleum of the Madonna – Corridors
Mausoleum of the Madonna – Phase 2

10
15
15
15
15
15

16
144
56
36
141
139

Prospect

Last Supper Mausoleum
St. Clair Mausoleum
Sacred Souls Mausoleum
Hall of Niches-Glass (Office)
Hall of Niches-Marble/Bronze (Office)

15
15
15
3
3

248
67
57
3
5

Pine Hills

Risen Christ

7

22

Elgin Mills

Mausoleum of the Heavens and Niches

7

32

York

Geothermal Building 1
Geothermal Building 2
Geothermal Building 3

2
25

5
5
10

Thornton

Room 1 - Original Glass Niches
Room 2 - Wooden Niches
Room 3 - New Glass Niches

2
2
2

5
4
4

Mount Pleasant

Carfrae Chapel
Ewart Chapel
Corridors
Niche Conservatory

10
5
125

32
10
46
10

Meadowvale

Cremation Centre Vestibule Niches
Cremation Centre Glass Niches Lower Level

2
2

6
6

Necropolis

Chapel/Niche Area

10

20