Perth Cemetery Company | 165 Dufferin Road Perth ON | (613)267-7450 | info@elmwoodcemeteryperth.ca

Latest Posts

  • Fall Cleanup

    All Rights Holders are requested to remove all natural and artificial floral decorations from their lots in preparation for winter. Plastic containers must be removed, but concrete planters can be empty and turned upside down. Bedding plants should be removed following the first frost. Other ornaments, wreaths or similar should be removed once they wither or become unsightly. Please ensure… read more

  • Bylaws and Regulations updated

    The revised bylaws which were approved at the AGM in July 2022 are now available on the website under the general information tab

  • Self Guided Cemetery Tours

    In conjunction with the Town of Perth Tourism, a wlaking tour of the Elmwood Cemetery is now available using Driftscape. View the map at driftscape.com/driftscape-for-web and zoom into the Perth area. Click on the Perth symbol overlaying the cemetery and the tour will be shown. You can also download the Driftscape app to your mobile device and scan for the… read more

  • Natural Burials

    Elmwood is proceeding with its intention to open a natural burial area and, possibly, a scattering ground. Our bylaws and regulations updates were approved by our AGM and we are in the process of submitting them to the BAO for final approval. The next steps will be to create a detailed layout of the area and to do some landscaping… read more

  • 2022 AGM and Memorial Service

    Our AGM and Memorial Service were held on July 10 in ideal weather. The AGM was held at 2pm and all the motions were passed. We are now forwarding our revised bylaws and regulations to the Bereavement Authority of Ontario for final approval, which will allow us to proceed with the establishment of a natural burial area and a scattering… read more

  • Storm Damage – May 21, 2022

    The storm on Saturday felled two of our old trees which are blocking some of the roadways in the cemetery and toppled some monuments. In addition, 2 other trees were split and have left dangerous hanging branches. We have, therefore, locked the gates and stopped vehicles from entering until we are able to assess and correct the problems. The pedestrian… read more