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About Arbor Memorial

Arbor Memorial is a trusted family-owned Canadian company with deep roots in diverse communities across the country. Established in 1947, Arbor has over 130 locations, and 24 of our cemeteries have full-service funeral homes on premises, offering complete service to our families. With over 2500 dedicated and highly-trained staff, Arbor has solidified itself as a standard-bearer in the industry, with a long history of excellence and strategic growth. It is our privilege to provide expert guidance and customized services that help families honour, respect and celebrate loved ones.

Media Contact

For media inquiries about Arbor Memorial Inc., and to arrange interviews with our staff, please contact:

Dustin Wright
Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Telephone: (416) 763-3230 ext. 3032 or Cell: (647) 882-7520

Arbor In the News
2020 and older

"Richmond funeral business offers silver lining on pandemic cloud for grieving relatives" Richmond NewsOctober 5, 2020

"One of the kindest gifts you can give to a loved one" Edmonton Journal, September, 23, 2020

"Drive-up Visitations in Kingston" CBC Radio, (begins min 40), June 10, 2020

"Unprecedented Times" Canadian Funeral News, June, 2020

"Local funeral home offers drive-through visitation"  The Kingston Whig Standard, June 4, 2020

"Egan: 'It is with great sadness...' — the death notice as modern eulogy"  Ottawa Citizen, May 2, 2020

"COVID-19 distancing measures make grieving more challenging" CHECK News, April 30, 2020

"A time for grief" Halifax Examiner, April 21, 2020

"Funeral homes during COVID-19" CBC Radio- Ottawa Morning, April 16, 2020

"Funeral homes urge online streaming of memorial services" Times Colonist, Marach 31, 2020

"Coronavirus is changing how we hold funerals: ‘another layer of grief’ " Global News, March 28, 2020

"Funeral industry adapting in time of social distancing" CBC, March 23, 2020

"For the third year in a row, Arbor Memorial Inc. named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies" March 5, 2020

"Funeral Pre-Planning" NewsTalk 1010, Novemeber 13, 2019

"For the second year, Arbor Memorial Inc. named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies" March 7, 2019

"Arbor Memorial: Canada’s Best Managed Companies 2018" Canadian Business, March 8, 2018

"Arbor Memorial Tackles a Taboo Topic"  Strategy Online, Jan. 26, 2017

"Dying in a digital world means life after death" Toronto Sun, Feb. 2, 2016

"Baby boomers expected to breathe life into funeral industry"  Globe and Mail, Nov. 10, 2015

"Would you take a selfie at a funeral?"  Toronto, Oct. 13, 2015