our services






Graveside Service without Viewing (Closed Casket)

This is a simple service held at graveside without a formal viewing of the body beforehand (closed casket).

Basic Professional Services
  • 24-Hour availability to respond to your request for services.
  • Arrangement meeting with family at their home or our office.
  • Consultation & coordination of service details.
  • Obtaining medical death certificate from physician.
  • Securing burial permit from Vital Statistics.
  • Registering and obtaining original death certificate with Vital Statistics.
  • Having copies of death certificates notarized by our partnered barrister/solicitor.
  • Delivery of death certificates to familly
Transfer, Facilities & Attendance
  • Removal of deceased from place of death and its transport to our sheltering facility
  • Refrigeration, shelter & preparation facilities
  • Staff in attendance at the Service
Basic Preparation
  • No embalming
  • Basic sanitary care, dressing & casketing
  Funeral coach to transport casketed body to cemetery.  
Canada Pension & Estate Handling Kit
Consumer Protection BC Administration Fee
1 (one) Original British Columbia Death Certificate (HST Exempt)
2 (two) Notarized Copies of original Death Certificate (a value of $50.00)
GST (5%)



Casket not included (selections start at $650.00)

We honour Memorial Society Memberships: we serve all members of any memorial society or funeral co-op, honouring prices currently in effect for those members. Amherst prices include more savings than you will ever find with our competitors.



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