About Us

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Upcoming Events

Remembrance Day Ceremony

Our Veterans should never be forgotten. Honour them at this annual service of reflection. (Rain or shine).

Sunday, November 5th, 2017
1:00 pm

All welcome • Free community event
For more information, call: 613-542-3577

Candlelight Services and Christmas Tree of Memories Tribute

Glenhaven Memorial Gardens and our colleagues at Gordon F. Tompkins Funeral Homes and Robert J. Reid Funeral Home invite you to our annual memorial event.

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
7:00 pm

Family and friends are welcome to remember our loved ones at a short non-denominational candlelight service.

We invite you to also bring an ornament to place on our tree of remembrance, while sharing refreshments. The ornaments may be picked up the first week of January.

Butterfly Release

Join us for this NEW event June 2nd, 2018 to honour the life of your loved one with a celebration of new beginnings and transitions. Cost is $25.00 with all proceeds to Hospice Kingston and BFO Kingston Bereavement Programs. Contact Cheryl at (613) 542-3577 to order your Butterfly, payable by Visa/MC/cheque or place your order by clicking here.

Butterfly Release, Saturday June 18, 2018


Who We Are and What We Do

Proudly serving Kingston and the surrounding area since 1956,  Glenhaven Memorial Gardens will help you customize your arrangements, while respecting your faith, taste and budget. You can feel confident putting your trust in our compassionate professionals.

Our 51 acres, dotted with mature trees and featuring a tranquil pond, creates a peaceful atmosphere to gather and reminisce.

We are proud to be a part of this community.  Our helpful, dedicated staff are passionate about supporting families, local associations, religious organizations and cultural groups, and we are honoured to host a series of free memorial events throughout the year. 

Our Staff

Branch Manager

Denis Valente

Family Services Director

Dan Zemba

Pre-Planning Directors

Branch Administrators

Natalie MacDonell

Linda Veryzer


Arbor Memorial Inc. (“Arbor”) is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities by preventing barriers to accessibility and meeting the accessibility requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (“AODA”). 

As part of our commitment, we strive to achieve barrier-free accessibility at all Arbor locations nationally.

If you would like to provide feedback regarding Arbor's Accessibility Services, please visit the "Contact Us" section of this website. Alternatively, you can contact the location Manager by telephone or mail. Arbor's Accessibility Policy is available upon request.

Cemetery By-laws

Cemetery By-laws are the rules and regulations that govern the operation of the cemetery to help ensure its preservation and proper operation. They reflect accepted principles of cemetery management and our experience of over sixty years.                        

Download a copy of the Ontario Cemetery By-laws