Roberta Combs of Pitt Meadows, BC

Arranging a funeral in advance of a serious illness or death, removes a colossal burden from a most stressful and shocking event in ones life. A simple phone call to a trusted and compassionate professional who will immediately take charge can not be measured. These Continue Reading »

Wes Durksen Memorial Golf Tournament in support of Kidsport

Thank you to everyone who came out to support Kidsport BC (Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows) at the 3rd annual Wes Durksen Memorial Golf Tournament at Pitt Meadows Golf Course. All donations assist less fortunate children to participate in sports in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows. The Continue Reading »

PRESS RELEASE: Local Funeral Home Expands Obituary Notification Efforts as Newspaper Readership Declines and Residents Become More Mobile

MAPLE RIDGE, BC, February 06, 2012 — As the general trend of newspaper readership decreases nationwide and with society today becoming ever more mobile, the Garden Hill Funeral Services has taken it upon themselves to make sure that the public is informed as quickly as Continue Reading »

Executors & Estate Settlement Seminar

Thank you for everyone who attended our Estate Seminar! If you were not able to make it to the seminar, please fill out the form below and we will send you the information that was provided at the seminar.

Cremation: Choices and Considerations

The term used by the funeral industry to describe the final handling of the remains of the deceased is “disposition”. Disposition requires a decision between burial and cremation. Almost half of all funerals in Canada and the United States involve cremation. Those who choose cremation, Continue Reading »

Stages of Grieving

Marie’s garden was a breath-taking oasis of vibrant colour, cooling shade, trickling water falls and fragrant scents wafting through the flowers, shrubs and plants. Marie had begun her garden after the loss of her husband and grandson in a tragic car accident. Ion the beginning, Continue Reading »

Thank you to all the people who attended our seminar on estate planning – look for our next series of seminars starting in the early Fall

WATCH OUR WEBSITE – LOCAL PAPERS AND MEDIA FOR OUR NEXT SERIES OF SEMINARS STARTING IN THE EARLY FALL We are committed to provide the best service to you and your family and really want to help provide the easiest way for you to get Continue Reading »

Ask about different payment options for your pre-arrangements

Regardless of age or health condition, there is a plan for you. From single premium plans to multi-pay plans that are spread out over 1, 3, 5, or even 10 years, payments can also be made on annual, quarterly, or monthly basis via direct billing Continue Reading »

See the value in the Worldwide Travel Plan

The Worldwide Travel Assistance Plan (“Travel Plan”) is another example of the wide choice of value-added products offered by Garden Hill and FamilySide. This plan provides your families a peace of mind knowing all details will be taken care of if their death occurs while Continue Reading »