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    Halton Hills Cemeteries

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    Town of Halton Hills currently operates and maintains Greenwood Cemetery located in Georgetown and Fairview Cemetery in Acton. The Town also preserves seven inactive heritage cemeteries, rich in historical significance that date back to 1830. As of 2016 the Town operates and maintains Hillcrest Cemetery in Norval on behalf of Hillcrest Cemetery Board.

     

    Fairview Cemetery

      Fairview Cemetery

    20 Cobblehill Road, Acton, ON

    Fairview Cemetery's services and features include:
    • A range of interment choices providing for ground burial and cremation
    • Lunaris and Solaris Columbaria Niches
    • Moore Memorial (erected in 1901)
    • Robert Little Monument

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    Greenwood Cemetery

      Greenwood Cemetery

    100 King Street, Georgetown, ON

    Greenwood Cemetery's services and features include:
    • A range of interment choices providing for ground burial and cremation
    • Reflection Garden (cremation interment)
    • Garden, Grace and Serenity Columbaria Niches
    • Centennial Monument (erected in 1967)

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      Hillcrest Cemetery

    Winston Churchill Boulevard and 10 Side Road, Norval, ON

    Hillcrest Cemetery’s services and features include:
    • A range of interment choices providing for ground burial and cremation
    • Columbarium niches
    • Operates according to By-Laws of Hillcrest Cemetery

      

      Devereaux Cemetery

    Devereaux Cemetery is an option for the residents of Halton Hills, located on 17th Side Road, just west of Trafalgar Road, next to the Holy Redeemer Cemetery. 

    The cemetery has lots for full-casket burial and for cremated remains. Above-ground estate crypts are also available.

    Devereaux Cemetery is operated by The Catholic Cemeteries of the Diocese of Hamilton. However, Devereaux is a secular cemetery open to residents regardless of religious affiliation.
    For more information, please go to www.devereauxcemetery.ca or call Cemetery Manager,
    John Perrotta, at 905-877-8500 or 1-800-661-5985.

     

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      Rates

    It can be difficult to know what to expect in terms of cost when choosing interment options. We recommend that you email us above or contact the Cemetery Coordinator by calling 905-873-2601 x2281.

    Download the Cemetery Rates

     

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      Special Care Programs

    Town of Halton Hills is pleased to offer a line of expanded services at Greenwood and Fairview Cemeteries choose from a Full service Flower Bed and Monument Cleaning.

     

     

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      Lot/Plot

    A lot is a specific area of land within a cemetery that has been designated for the interment of human remains. A plot is two or more lots in which the right to inter have been sold as a unit.

     

    Columbaria

      Columbaria Niches

    A niche is a sealed compartment for the interment of cremated remains within a columbarium. Garden, Grace and Serenity Columbaria are available at Greenwood Cemetery and the Lunaris, and Solaris Columbaria are available at Fairview Cemetery.

     

    Flower Garden

     Reflection Garden

    For those wishing for an alternative to columbaria for the interment of cremated remains, ask staff about our new "Reflection Garden" option.

     

    Town of Halton Hills offers a number of community wide opportunities to commemorate life's most memorable moments. Celebrate births, weddings and anniversaries, pay tribute to the life of a loved one, or recognize employee service, all while enhancing the community.

    Halton Hills Cemeteries Guide

      Tree Dedications

    Download the Tree Dedication Request Form (pdf)

    Honour life's special moments with a living tribute through the Tree Dedication Program. A visual metaphor of growth and strength is captured as your tree plants its roots and matures throughout the seasons.

    Tree Dedications continue to enrich the community by creating shade in parks, improving air and water quality and providing food and shelter for local wildlife.

    Personalized bronze memorial plaques are also available to accompany your tree.

    Commemorate a moment or a lifetime while making Halton Hills a more beautiful place to visit and live. Tree Dedications are planted in the spring or fall and can be planted in any Town of Halton Hills park or cemetery. If your preferred location is not available, an alternate site will be discussed with you.

    For more information about Tree Dedications, please contact the
    Landscape Architect, Recreation & Parks at 905.873.2601 ext. 2280 or email us


    CHARACTERISTICS OF SUGGESTED SPECIES


    Common Name Mature Height/Width Foliage Colour Fall Colour Special Features
    Basswood 25m/13m Dark Green Yellow White spring flowers, Heart shaped leaves
    Royalty Crab Apple 5m/5m Dark Purple Purple Crimson flowers, Dark red fruit
    Douglas Fir 25m/6m Dark Green - Soft foliage
    Ironwood 12m/8m Green Yellow Native, Provides bird habitat
    Ivory Silk Lilac Tree 7m/5m Dark Green - Large white flower clusters in July
    Red Maple 13m/13m Green Yellow to Red Native, Red flowers in spring
    Silver Maple 19m/15m Green Yellow Native, Leaves have silvery underside
    Sugar Maple 22m/15m Green Yellow/Orange/Red Native, Striking fall colour
    White Pine 25m/12m Green - Native, Fast Growing
    Red Oak 25m/17m Dark Green Bright Red Native, Striking fall colour
    White Oak 25m/20m Dark Green Wine Red Native, Striking fall colour
    Serviceberry 7m/3m Green Golden Orange Native, Profusion of white flowers
    White Spruce 20m/6m Light Green - Fast growing, Attractive pyramidal shape

     

    Fairview Cemetery

      Bench Dedications

    Download the Bench Dedication Request Form (pdf)

    Create a special place in a park, trail or cemetery to sit and enjoy the landscapes of Halton Hills. A unique way to honour nature lovers in our community.

    Personalized bronze memorial plaques are also available to accompany your bench.

    For more information about Bench Dedications, please contact the
    Landscape Architect, Recreation & Parks at 905.873.2601 ext. 2280 or email us

    CHOOSE FROM THREE DIFFERENT BENCH STYLES BASED ON LOCATION*

    Three Bench Types
    Backless bench Bench with back Black iron bench with back
    * Excluding Remembrance Park.  

     

    Cemetery Vase Dedication

      Cemetery (Vase) Dedications

    Download the Cemetery (Vase) Dedication Request Form (pdf)

    The Cemetery Dedication Program provides the opportunity to create a lasting tribute recognizing the life of friends and family.

    Commemorative vases and plaques can be placed at the Reflection Garden in Greenwood Cemetery, or can accompany a columbarium niche.
    Memorial vases offer a location for the placement of fresh cut flowers and a short inscription around the base.

    Personalized bronze plaques are also available to accompany your
    memorial dedication.

    For more information about Cemetery Dedications please contact the Cemetery Coordinator at 905.873.2601 ext. 2281 or send us an email

    • Pets are not permitted in the Cemeteries
    • The Speed Limit is 10 km/h
    • Vehicles are not allowed off the roadways
    • Vandalism or desecration is prohibited
    • All visitors must respect the integrity and dignity of the cemetery

     

    Halton Hills Cemeteries Guide

      Halton Hills Cemeteries Guide

    The Halton Hills Cemeteries Guide outlines cemetery products and services, standard regulations and roles and responsibilities. The handbook is a helpful tool to anyone contemplating the purchase of a lot or niche, or currently maintaining the burial site of a loved one. Hard copies are available from Recreation and Parks.

    Download the Halton Hills Cemeteries Guide (.pdf)   

     

    CEMETERY CONTACTS


    To learn more about Halton Hills Cemeteries and to discuss our services, please contact us

    Operations & Maintenance
    Parks & Cemeteries Unit
    905.873.2601 ext. 2614

    Sales, Records & Administration
    Recreation & Parks
    905.873.2601 ext. 2281

     

      

     


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