The Town of Pelham operates two active cemeteries:

  • Fonthill Cemetery, 25 Highland Avenue, Fonthill
  • Hillside Cemetery, 451 Canboro Road, Ridgeville

Current services and products provided by these cemeteries include traditional casket burial for full-body interments and/or cremation disposition.

The Mausoleum Gardens cremation niches at Fonthill Cemetery

The Mausoleum Gardens offer a pair of granite columbaria nestled on either side of the Mausoleum's beautiful stained glass window feature on the south wall.

Schedule of fees
 Purchase of Plot(s)/Niche(s):  Land  Perpetual Care
 Resident or Rate payer (single grave)  $615  $410
 Non-Resident (single grave)  $975  $650
 Resident or Rate payer (single niche)  $2346  $414
 Non-Resident or Rate payer (single niche)  $2932.50  $517.50
 Additional fees:    
 Corner Stones (grave purchase)  $94.56  
 Shutter engraving (niche purchase)  $185 + $75 administration fee  
 Opening & Closing for Interments:    
 Full burial; weekday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  $620 + $12 Provincial Licensing Fee  
 Full burial; Saturday morning before 11 a.m.  $891 + $12 Provincial Licensing Fee  
 Full burial; Saturday afternoon before 3 p.m.  $935.50 + $12 Provincial Licensing Fee  
 Interment of ashes; weekday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  $230 + $12 Provincial Licensing Fee  
 Interment of ashes; Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  $451 + $12 Provincial Licensing Fee  
 Columbarium interment of ashes; weekday 
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
 $275 + $12 Provincial Licensing Fee  
 Columbarium interment of ashes; Saturday 
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
 $550 + $12 Provincial Licensing Fee  
 Infant; Weekday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  $291.50 + $12 Provincial Licensing Fee  
 Infant; Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  $594 + $12 Provincial Licensing Fee  

 All fees are subject to 13% harmonized sales tax (HST).

Cemetery maintenance and burials

The department of public works is responsible for opening and preparing graves for burials, maintenance of the cemeteries including removal/trimming of plantings around monuments, corner stones, and maintenance of lots.

For requests related to cemetery maintenance or burials, please contact the Public Works Department at 905-892-2607 x332 or send us a Public Service Request by clicking on the image below.

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