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Candlelight Virtual Service

As we celebrate the lives and memories of our departed loved ones, join us for a virtual memorial service of music, light and reflection.  The Candlelight Service will be available for viewing online as of Thursday, December 16, 2021, at 7:00 PM. The link will be available until January 9, 2022.  Our hope is that this video will bring a sense of comfort.

Who We Are and What We Do

Proudly serving Mississauga, Oakville and the surrounding area since 1980,  Glen Oaks Funeral Home & Cemetery 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 226 acres with mature trees, benches, colourful flower gardens and sparkling ponds provides a warm and relaxing atmosphere for friends and family to gather and reminisce.  Our Funeral Home, built in 2004, adds the convenience of making all your arrangements at one location.

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. 

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Funeral Home Managers

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Funeral Home Manager Don Clarke, CFSP

Don is a lifelong resident of Oakville and has been with Arbor for over 31 years. He has been the manager of Glen Oaks since it opened in 2004 and enjoys volunteering with many Oakville charities. 

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Assistant Funeral Home Manager Tina Timmons

Tina began her career with Arbor in 1998 after graduating from College Boreal. She is a dedicated employee who serves families in the French and English Language within Halton, Missisauga and the GTA.  

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Assistant Funeral Home Manager Duane Mercer, CFSP

With over 20 years of experience in the funeral industry and being with Arbor since 2016, Duane has had the opportunity to support many families in the GTA during their time of grief. He is currently a member of the Mississauga Board of Trade, and a committee member with the Funeral Service Association of Canada. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with family and volunteering in the local church.

Funeral Directors

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Alanna Simpson

Alanna obtained her funeral directors license in 2016 and started her career with Arbor in 2019. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and her dog Finn.

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Brad Vallis

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Guy Porter

Guy obtained his funeral directors license in 2017 and joined Arbor in 2018. He is a compassionate funeral director with an eye for detail. In his spare time he enjoys travelling and being outdoors. 

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Jenny van Belle

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Kalie Lucier

Kalie obtained her funeral directors license in 2018 and started her career on Manitoulin Island. She has been with Arbor since 2017, and in her spare time enjoys outdoor activities with her dog.

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Kristen Felix

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Sharon Ralph

Sharon obtained her license in 1994 and has been with Arbor since 1995. She joined Glen Oaks in 2004. Sharon loves being up north, travelling, spending time with family and has a passion for photography.

Amy Butcher

Amy has been a licensed funeral director since 2011 and has been at Glen Oaks since 2014. In her spare time she enjoys reading, camping, and going to Jays games.

Asja-Monique Jacelon

Asja-Monique started her career with Arbor in 2017 and obtained her funeral directors license in 2019. She is from the beautiful island of Trinidad and she is an active member of her church.

Deirdre Madden

Deirdre earned her funeral directors license in 2001. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and 2 children. Deirdre is an avid gardener of roses and enjoys tending to those in her collection. 

Kendra Hampton

Kendra obtained her license in 2000 and joined Arbor in 2006. She was born and raised in Oakville and is a proud mother of two children. She enjoys being a hockey mom and enjoys travelling with family. 

Andrea Mylly

Ian Simpson

Jen Di Stefano

Andree Meunier-Villeneuve

Jocelynn Patrick

Samantha Segulic

Andreas Wermescher

Tiffani Masino

Office Administrators

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Franca Machado

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Margaret Watson

Amanda Maj

Maryanne Saturno

Brigitte Hughes

Sarah Matthews

Helen Pszczolkowski

Ruth Riddle

Lucas Panza

Para Funeral Assistants

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Gord Stevens

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Richard Hodgson

Andy Wigley

Bruce Pallett

Chris Christo

Dan Scanlan

Danny Forget

Fred Aquino

Jim Snedden

Mark Bentley

Mike Baker

Miles McCron

Vince Murray


Anne Sidora

Amanda Kennedy

Caitlin Danylkiw

Cheryl Hinder

Gillian Hamilton

Gloria Brown

Lori Kennedy

Mary Chiasson

Susan Horvath

Tina Pelusi

Cemetery Manager

Assistant Managers

Dean Herridge

Sean Doyle

Cemetery Directors

Amanda Shaubel

Anna Ruffolo

Anthony Nearchou

Carol Kwong

David Jensen

Dean Herridge

Don Quimno

Dou-Hee Hong

Dustin Evans

Eloisa Ramos

Elizabeth Nguyen

Fiona Pinto-De Souza

John Milne

Lisa Cavasinni- Priest

Michael Kelly

Paulette Paniccia

Roy Lee

Ryan Szigeti

Sean Doyle

Sonny Tang

Frances Tse


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. Please click here to view Arbor’s Multi Year Accessibility Plan.

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