Green cremations are a new aspect of a larger trend that has been developing for several decades. Cremation is now the most common alternative to the traditional funeral. In some regions of the country, cremation is chosen for as many as 80% of funerals. Traditional cremation is the reduction of the body to bone fragments [read more…]
Coming SOON “The Gathering” On our main level, offering an eclectic space for Visitations, Celebration of Life, Refreshment area, and a private comfortable space should family wish to spend time with their loved one. Let us help plan the perfect tribute that speaks to the life of your loved one.
Our costs for services are LESS than the Memorial Society’s contracted funeral provider. This outdated society was formed to protect the public from funeral homes upsell tactics. We don’t do that either. Call us for an upfront quote should you need our services. If you are registered with the memorial society, you are under no [read more…]
For our out of town clients, the Accent Inns of Victoria 3233 Maple Street in Victoria BC, have a special “medical or bereavement” rate that starts at $85. per night. They also offer free shuttle service 4 times daily to the Royal Jubilee Hospital. Their location is right on Blanshard Street, which is the main street [read more…]
Now is the time to pre pay for your arrangements. Our suppliers prices are increasing in the new year, so come in before January 10 to pre pay at 2015 prices. Just call and book an appointment, we only need a day or 2 advance notice. We look forward to meeting with you soon!
Custom fingerprint jewellery now available in 99.9 % silver and 22 karat gold, Only at Simply Cremations. Each is individually hand made using the physical fingerprint creating a lasting impression to be treasured. Beautiful Pendants, Tie Clips and Key Chains.
What are the benefits to joining a Memorial Society? In our opinion, there is no benefit. In fact it costs about $25.00 to join, then another fee of approximately $25.00 payable when the person dies. The Memorial Society chooses the funeral home that they have under contract, not necessarily the most affordable or the funeral [read more…]