If you do have questions about making funeral arrangements that are not immediate please do so by email and contact us at admin@memsoc.org Our answering service is always available for weekend and evening calls but during this unusual time of Covid-19 please use the telephone services for immediate funeral needs of a loved one who…

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It is important that during these times of pandemic that we learn to get our needs met while honoring all the requirements of social distancing. We have discussed with our contracted providers the best practices for making funeral arrangements at this time. Here is a list in order of safety first and foremost for both…

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Our office will remain open to serve our membership by email or telephone. We will not be open to the public until further notice in order to practice the social distancing recommendations of our health professionals. At this time of challenge we remain committed to serve you so do please feel free to call or…

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We have been alerted to some advertisements in local newspapers both on the lower mainland and also on Vancouver Island that are both confusing and misleading. People’s Memorial Society is not The Memorial Society of BC and should not be taken as such. The ad requests that ‘memorial society’ members get in touch with them…

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“Was in your office to get some Memorial Society Membership applications to give out people seem to be showing interest in joining up. Really enjoy talking to Ashley. She’s easy to talk too she’s a very nice person. Best thing to happen to me lately running across the Memorial Society on internet. I got the…

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We had a lovely and full Death Cafe this month at Brock House and are looking forward to our next Cafe on Monday February 24th starting at 1:15 pm. Be sure to come early to make sure you have a spot!

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Just a short reminder that we will be holding our monthly Death Cafe on Monday December 16th, 2019 starting at 1:15 pm. I look forward to seeing you at Brock House!

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We had an outstanding AGM November 2nd and here is an email from a really satisfied member. Thanks for your permission to post your kind words Suzie! —–Original Message—– Sent: Monday, November 11, 2019 11:00 AM To: stephen.garrett@memsoc.org Subject: Thank you for AGM presentation on Nov. 2nd, 2019 Thank you for the excellent information provided…

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If you are planning a home death it is extremely important to have your family doctor sign an expect death in the home form. This form, A Notification of Expected Death in the Home, is completed by the patient’s physician and sent to the funeral home before the death. This form allows a Funeral Director…

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