About Us

Focused on Your Needs

Holiday Season Events

All of our events are free to the community • Taking place at Sands Funeral Chapel - Duncan

Wreath Making Workshop
Sunday, Dec. 2
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Luncheon included • Please RSVP as space is limited: 250-746-5212

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Tree of Remembrance
Throughout the month of December, families are welcome to place a special ornament in memory of their loved one on our Tree of Remembrance. All ornaments remain in our care from year-to-year.

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Christmas Candlelight Service
Sunday, Dec. 16

2:00 pm
Celebrant: Laura-Lee Parris • Refreshments to follow

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Christmas Day Open House
Tuesday, Dec. 25
10 am - 2 pm
Hot cider • Cookies • Fellowship

Our Staff

Managing Director

Troy Evans

Funeral Director

Janice Winfrey

Funeral Director / Administrator

Ginette Aubin

Funeral Service Apprentice

Tavia Agnew

Family Services Director

Alicia Thompson

Funeral Attendant

Jill Parent


Tracey Nyhan

Who We Are and What We Do

Proudly serving Duncan and the surrounding area, Sands Funeral Chapel Duncan will help you customize your arrangements, while respecting your faith, taste and budget. You can feel confident putting your trust in our compassionate professionals.

The large chapel at Sands Duncan features full digital sound and video capabilities, allowing you to customize the service for your loved one. Our quiet visitation rooms provide a serene and private place for friends and family to say goodbye. And our spacious reception centre, featuring sliding doors that open on to an outdoor patio, provides the perfect setting for a catered gathering.

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.