The COVID-19 pandemic has not only altered the way we live, work, and socialize, but it has also impacted the way we mourn our loved ones. With the guidelines on physical distancing and restrictions on the size of gatherings still in place in most provinces across the country, funeral homes in Ottawa have also had to adapt to the present realities.
Here are some aspects of planning a funeral in Ottawa that could be different in the COVID-19 era.
If it is a COVID-19 related death, there are several other restrictions that may apply. Check out the new rules for Ottawa funeral homes during COVID-19 .
At First Memorial Funeral Services, we believe everyone deserves proper death care services and remembrance of their life, regardless of the current constraints. Hence, it is our endeavor to offer alternative solutions that respect public health guidelines, while also helping you to honor the wishes of the loved one you lost. Our online funeral arrangement service is a practical and safe option to plan a virtual funeral during COVID-19. Our compassionate staff will assist you in creating customized online services or events that meet your preferences and budget.
For more information on our funeral services in Ottawa during COVID-19, call 613-860-2424 or contact us online.