Frequently Asked Questions

Celebration of Life FAQ Vancouver Events Planning

Q. I don’t understand. You don’t have a Funeral Chapel. Where do the Events and Funerals take place?

A. The options are endless. If you belong to a place of worship, this may be the appropriate place. However, community halls, private clubs, restaurants, pubs, private residence or any place that has meaning for you and your family is appropriate. We can help you choose the right venue, depending on region, number of guests, budget & personal preferences.

Q. Your address is in Coquitlam, how do you serve the Lower Mainland?

A. We meet you where it is most comfortable and convenient for you. This is usually your home, but can be our office in Coquitlam or anywhere in between.

Q. Where will my loved one be when in your care?

A. Your loved one will be safely in our care at a licensed facility in Port Coquitlam.

Q. I want to Pre-Arrange for my Funeral, as a gift to my family. Do you have a payment plan?

A. YES. You can make payments for your Pre-Arranged Funerals and Events.

Q. I don’t want a funeral. I just want friends to get together. Can you help organize that?

A. Absolutely. We can coordinate an Event that is less formal, but meaningful.

Q. What cemetery do you work with?

A. We work with all cemeteries in the Lower Mainland.

Q. I heard that an average funeral is ten thousand dollars. Is that true?

A. Some funerals are in that price range, however it depends if you are buying cemetery property and if you are choosing more expensive options. We can advise you of options to stay within your budget.

Q. What is “Green Burial”?

A. “Green Burial” is when you bury in a Cemetery that is Certified by the Green Burial Council. There is no embalming and a biodegradable casket is used. Rather than a lawn, indigenous ground cover, shrubs & trees are planted.

Q. We want to buried in a private cemetery. They have their own funeral home. Do we have to use that funeral provider?

A. No. You are not obligated to use their funeral services. We can serve you at any cemetery that you wish.