Cemetery / Mausoleum
|The Cemetery Department operates and cares for 11 cemeteries throughout the community, 9 of which are historical and 2 of which are still active. Lakeview Cemetery, established in 1886, is hidden in a secluded, wooded, natural setting, on the east side of the Welland Ship Canal, near the brink of theNiagara Escarpment. Within view of ships in Lock 7 to the west, where they begin their descent down the escarpment, Old Lakeview has a spectacular view of St. Catharines to Lake Ontario, and on a clear day,Toronto's skyline rises above the horizon of the Lake to the north.
With more than a dozen meticulously cared for flower gardens, countless shrubberies and trees, a mausoleum and columbarium with a terraced landscape overlooking a willow-lined creek, Lakeview,home to a variety of wildlife, provides a serene and dignified resting place.
A staff that is experienced and devoted to easing the business of difficult necessity is at your service from Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. till 4:00 p.m. For an appointment, please call 905-227-1911, or drop in during business hours.
Memorial Bench / Tree Program
ALL FEES INCLUSIVE OF TAXES
B. Memorial Plaque
C. Park Bench
D. Cemetery Bench
Bench: If the bench is vandalized, or stolen within 3 years from the time of installation, the City will repair or replace it with the same or equivalent style bench.
Call the staff at Lakeview Cemetery for details and prices on this service.