About Us

Focused on Your Needs
Who We Are and What We Do

Click for the BBB Business Review of this Funeral Related Services in Victoria BCProudly serving the Victoria area since 1932, Hatley 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 beautiful, 53-acre woodland setting, nestled between the Royal Roads University and Galloping Goose Trail,  is home to majestic, 150-year-old trees. The natural beauty of the landscape creates a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere for friends and family to gather and reminisce.

The Better Business Bureau of Vancouver Island has awarded Hatley Memorial Gardens with a 2014 Torch Award for exemplary commitment to honest and ethical business practices and consumer service excellence.

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. As well, we are happy to provide the use of our spacious Community Room at no charge for local non-profit meetings. Call for details.

Our Staff

Branch Manager Sean Catania

Family Services Director Bruce Simpson
Family Services Director Charles Schnick
Family Services Director Heather Stachyruk
Family Services Director Matthew Morin
Family Services Director Huntly Ketchen
Family Services Director Jose Castello
Family Services Director Rachelle Sheppard
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Branch Administrator Samantha Swindells

Samantha has been with Arbor for 8 great years. When she is not at work she enjoys exploring rural areas of Vancouver Island with her dog, Hooch.


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Branch Administrator Maria Sequeira

Maria started her branch administration position with Arbor in 1993. Her interests include travel, reading, and walks along any beaches. Maria speaks Portuguese.


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 British Columbia Cemetery By-laws