Burial and Cremation
Supporting you through your personal decisions.
When a death occurs, one of the most personal decisions to be made is whether to choose burial or cremation. Kearney’s staff has the knowledge and expertise to assist you in making these decisions, whether they are based on personal preference, environmental considerations or religious reasons. We respect your personal needs and can help you to make the decisions that are right for you and your family.
Burial has been a time-honoured tradition for centuries within many religious and cultural groups. If your choice is burial, we are honoured to help you find a cemetery that fits both your personal preference and budget.
If you have pre-existing burial property, know you are free to choose Kearney’s to assist you for all burial locations. It is a common myth that families are required to use the cemetery funeral provider. We work with all cemeteries to ensure your family is well cared for.
Through history cremation has been the chosen disposition for many cultural and religious groups. Whether you choose to a full traditional service with cremation to follow or a simple cremation with no service, our directors have the expertise to answer all your questions, a plan the cremation service that is right for you.
And our services do not end there. At Kearney Funeral Services, we believe in ongoing support. Whether helping with Canada Pension applications, or providing letters to allow you to travel with your loved ones cremated remains, we are here to assist for the months and years following your arrangements. We have been providing these services for over 100 years and plan to continue for 100 more.
Common Questions and Funeral Ceremony
It’s common to have questions, so we’ve put together a list to get you started. Let us accommodate your Celebration of Life in one of our multiple venues. We have religious and secular spaces available, so no matter the type of ceremony you want, Kearney Funeral Services can help. Whether it will be a small gathering or a larger event, our funeral planning specialists make the day a special and uplifting memorial experience.
How do I decide between Burial and Cremation?
When a death occurs, one of the most personal decisions to be made is whether to choose burial or cremation. Kearney’s staff has the knowledge and expertise to assist you in making these decisions, whether they are based on personal preference, environmental considerations or religious reasons. We respect your personal needs and can help you make the right decisions for you and your family.
Can Kearney’s help with selecting burial property?
Kearney’s does not own or operate a cemetery, so we are happy to assists you to find a cemetery that will best suit your needs. Although, for purchasing and planning for interment, you will need to deal with the cemetery directly. We are happy to provide you with options and help you assess relative costs and cemetery regulations.