At a cemetery, lives are commemorated, deaths are recorded, families are reunited, memories are made tangible and love is undisguised.  Communities pay their respect, families bestow reverence, historians seek information and our heritage is thereby enriched. 
Testimonies of devotion, pride and remembrance are carved in stone to pay warm tribute to accomplishments and to the life - not death - of a loved one.  The cemetery is homeland for family memorials that are a sustaining source of comfort to the living. A cemetery is a history of people; a perpetual record of yesterday and a sanctuary of peace and quiet today.  A cemetery exists because every life is worth remembering - always.
As a convenience we have included a listing of many of the local cemeteries in our area. A growing number of cemeteries are beginning to publish their own web sites to allow visitors to learn more about their services, fees and applicable bylaws. 

 Welland

Doan's Ridge Cemetery  
Doan's Ridge Road and Ridge Road Welland ON
Phone: 905-735-9500
Contact: City of Welland

Holy Cross Cemetery  
50 Woodlawn Road Welland ON
Phone: 905-734-4172
Contact: John Bertoni

Woodlawn Cemetery  
Niagara Street and Woodlawn Road Welland ON
Phone: 905-735-9500
Contact: City of Welland

 Port Colborne

Morgan's Point Cemetery  
Lakeshore Road West next to Morgan's Point United Church Port Colborne ON
Phone: 905-899-3022
Contact: Township of Wainfleet

Mount St. Joseph Cemetery  
Lakeshore Road East Port Colborne ON
Phone: 905-834-3460
Contact: Joe or Pat Harrietha

Oakwood Cemetery  
Lakeshore Road West at Quarry Road Port Colborne ON
Phone: 905-899-3022
Contact: Township of Wainfleet 

Overholt Cemetery  
Third Concession East of Chippawa Road Port Colborne ON
Phone: 905-835-2900
Contact: City of Port Colborne

St. John's Lutheran Cemetery  
Pinecrest Road Port Colborne ON
Phone: 905-834-8316

St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery  
Third Concession East of Chippawa Road next to Overholt Cemetery Port Colborne ON
Phone: 905-894-0268
Contact: Merv Fritz

 Wainfleet

Maple Lawn Cemetery  
Smith Road off of Highway #3 Wainfleet ON
Phone: 905-899-3022
Contact: Township of Wainfleet

Zion Cemetery  
Zion Road of Hwy#3 Wainfleet ON
Phone: 905-899-3022
Contact: Township of Wainfleet 

 Stevensville

Bertie Brethren In Christ Cemetery  
Church Road Next to the Bertie Brethren In Christ Church Stevensville ON
Phone: 905-382-2139
Contact: Roay Michael

 Sherkston

Emmanuel Lutheran (Beach's) Cemetery  
Beach Road Sherkston ON
Phone: 905-894-8169

 Fonthill

Fonthill Cemetery  
Brock Street Fonthill ON
Phone: 905-892-2607
Contact: Al Mannel

Hillside Cemetery  
Canboro Road Fonthill ON
Phone: 095-892-2607
Contact: Al Mannel

 Ridgeway

Ridgeway Cemetery  
Southwest Corner of Intersection of Ridgeway Road and Farr Avenue Ridgeway ON
Phone: 905-871-1600 ext 2430
Contact: Parks and Recreation office