Funeral Services and Planning
PREPAID FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS
Prepaid funeral arrangements means to discuss and decide funeral details depending on the type of funeral services wanted for yourself or a loved one before time. (Traditional, Modified Traditional, Cremation, Memorial and Remembrance Services)
Did you know ?
It is becoming more and more frequent that people make their own funeral arrangements in order to have peace of mind and to avoid causing unnecessary stress to their loved ones. In order to do so, they opt for pre-arranged funerals. The fact that your loved ones won't have to make anxious and rushed decisions under emotional strain will bring serenity and reassurance to you and your family..
It's possible to pay the whole amount of the prepaid funeral arrangements or, set monthly payments with one of our funeral directors.
Prepaid funeral arrangements advantages :
- Safe and sure investment
- Inflation protection (guaranteed contracts)
- Peace of mind
- Part of a good estate planning
- Prevents the complexity of lasts wishes
- Tax exemptions ( interests applied to at need contract)
How can I make my prepaid funeral arrangements?
It's easy. Call for an appointment (613-446-4691) at your convenience, with one of our funeral directors, either at the funeral home or in the comfort of your own home. It's important to discuss freely and honestly about the details of your final wishes. Without any Obligations we will answer all of your questions, please feel free to ask. Our price list is always available , please call us for a copy.
Where does the funds of my prepaid funeral arrangements go?
The Funeral Directors and Establishment Act of Ontario requires that all prepaid funeral arrangements funds be deposited in a trust account with a bank, trust company, or credit union until the time of death and the services are rendered.
There is a Compensation Fund administered by the Board of Funeral Services of Ontario. It is contributed by every funeral establishment in Ontario and are compensatory funds that protects prepaid funeral arrangements deposits.
Cancellation of a prepaid funeral services contract:
It is possible at all times to cancel a prepaid funeral arrangements contract.