About Us

Focused on Your Needs

Who We Are and What We Do

Proudly serving Dollard-des-Ormeau and the surrounding area since 1954,  Rideau Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home 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 38 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, dotted with mature trees, memorial benches, flower gardens and tranquil ponds provides a peaceful atmosphere for loved ones to gather and reminisce. Our Funeral Home, built in 1987, adds the convenience of making all your arrangements at one location.

Our Staff

Cemetery Manager and Regional Director, Cemetery Sales

Frank Kontos

Funeral Home Manager

Geneviève Veilleux

Assistant Funeral Home Manager

Caroline Cyr

Caroline graduated from the Rosemont College in Techniques de Thanatologie in 2000. She started working with Rideau in 2003 as a funeral director. Caroline speaks French and English.


Funeral Directors

Marie-Christine Ponton

Gabrielle Charron

Véronica Clavijo

Isabelle Comtois

Roxanne Fiset

Roxanne Guimond

Christine Borduas

Marly Dhaïti

Laurence Moulin-Landry

Adalberto Leanos

Maude Ratelle

Claude Desgagnés

Eric DeVanna

Bruno DeMatos

Christine Saulnier

Lisa-Marie Blackburn

Betsy Manning-Roy

Anne Latour

Mollie Ferron

Suzanne Pelletier

Assistant Funeral Directors, Funeral Attendants & Para Funeral Assistant

Ronald Asconi

Kane Bovay-Kristensen

Jean-François Dumoulin

Gabrielle Charron

Aurora Bradford

Rose Duguay

Linda Falcone

Yohan Kurt Morris

Gerdy Nowak

Serge Lortie

Robert DeSerres

Ingrid Agbato

Eric Cohen

Lyle Campbell

Cinthia Verilli

Dani Alissa

Souad Tanus

Peter Mogianesi

Francesco Presta

Claire Gagnon

Cynthia Dubé Lopes

Jeff Rose


Renuka Nair

Julia Stephen

David Bourcart

Bereavement Counsellor

Opal Altmann

Graphic Artists

Mélanie Roy

Zolani Stewart

Cemetery Staff

Assistant Manager

Claire Wilson

Assistant Manager

Marcel Charron

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 Quebec Cemetery By-laws