Quality services at your time of need
One of the most difficult experiences in life is the loss of a loved one. At a time of grief and personal vulnerability, you may be faced with making unanticipated decisions. Making arrangements that respect your loved one’s wishes in a way that befittingly commemorate their life is of the utmost importance. At the Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa, we will help you review your options and choose services tailored to your needs and within your means.
During this difficult period, the Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa can fulfill all funeral requirements in a dignified manner, offering compassionate assistance and support to families experiencing loss.
Our full range of quality services are priced on a co-operative, not-for-profit basis.
How our service works
The Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa has developed a unique service model to make affordable funeral arrangements available to our members and the community. We minimalize costs by arranging to rent facilities in the community for visitations, religious and memorial services and receptions, while offering a small visitation room and reception room for on-site services. The choice of location is yours, whether a place of worship, banquet hall, community centre, legion hall, private home, or any location of special significance to you.
Our funeral director makes all necessary arrangements in a seamless manner according to your wishes. We are dedicated to providing the best services possible within your budget in a dignified manner that meets your needs and honours your traditions. We make a commitment to you that we will not try to sell you any funeral arrangements that you do not need or want.
When you need help
One telephone call to the Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa is all that is needed to speak to our one of our professionals who will co-ordinate all services. If you prefer, we can meet with you in the comfort of your home or other location of your choice.
Please call 613-288-2689 if you require immediate assistance.
In the case of a death, service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and in both English and French.
Full Range of Services
The Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa offers a complete range of services:
- Personalized funeral services
- Memorial gatherings and life celebrations
- Cemetery liaison
- Caskets and Urns
- Educational literature
- Referral to bereavement, support and community resources
- Obituaries and online tributes
- End of life administrative responsibilities
- Estate settlement tools.
All services are available in both English and French with services in other languages on request. The Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa provides funeral services for people of all cultures, backgrounds and faith communities. We also arrange non-denominational memorial services.
We strive to provide Canadian source materials and products whenever possible. However, our members always have the option of using any product of their choice and are not restricted to using the Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa's offerings.
The Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa is located at 419 St. Laurent Boulevard, in the east end of Ottawa, north of Montreal Road. Our attractive modern facilities are easily accessible by car or by bus (OC Transpo Line 7).