About Us

Focused on Your Needs
Who We Are and What We Do

Proudly serving Nanaimo and the surrounding area since 1933, Sands Funeral Chapel Nanaimo will help you customize your arrangements, while respecting your faith, taste and budget. You can feel confident putting your trust in our compassionate professionals.

When you visit,  you can expect to find the highest standards, a beautiful comforting funeral home and a caring trusting staff on at all times whether it be before or after death occurs.

We are proud to be a part of this community. We support a wide range of charitable and service groups, including Food Bank of Canada, Meals on Wheels, Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce, Hospice and the Rotary. We are honoured to host a series of free memorial services throughout the year, along with a popular Photos with Santa event during the holiday season.

Our Staff

General Manager Laura McKinnon