Cemetery Management

Cemetery Management

Cemeteries in the City of Timmins are here to preserve and to honor the memories of those who have gone on before us.

Cemetery Management provides for the maintenance, management, regulation, operation and control of the Timmins Memorial Cemetery, Tisdale Cemetery and Whitney Cemetery.

Our office staff are licensed sales representatives under the Funeral, Burial and Cremation Services Act, 2002. License numbers 4698145, 4732714 and 4739373.


Cemetery Office Hours and LocationCemetery Office

The Cemetery office is located at 895 Pine St. S. The office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (closed from 12-12:30 p.m.)  



Timmins Memorial - The Catholic Cemetery was established in 1906, was moved to the current location in 1917, and in November 1966 was acquired by the Town of Timmins and amalgamated with the Timmins Memorial Cemetery.

Tisdale Cemetery - The Township of Tisdale has operated the Tisdale Cemetery since the early 1900s. Whitney Fire Monument

Whitney Cemetery - The Whitney Cemetery was originally established as a burial site for the victims of the Fire of 1911. Since then, it has been referred to as Dead Man’s Point Cemetery as often as the Whitney Cemetery. All three cemeteries were incorporated into the City of Timmins Cemetery Department at the amalgamation/incorporation of the City of Timmins in 1973.

Special Guidelines for the New Timmins Memorial Expansion - Section A1 and E1

The expansion plots have a continuous foundation. No markers or monuments are permitted in front of this foundation. Additionally, no planting of flowers, shrubs or lot adornments of any kind are permitted in front of the foundation. Any vases, flower holders etc. must be secured to the foundation or monument.

Timmins Memorial, Tisdale and Whitney cemeteries, grave plot allowances have changed:

For each 4 x 10 lot, the City allows for one (1) casket interment with three (3) additional cremations or infant burials or four (4) cremation burials.

A copy of By-law is available at the cemetery office or online ( Click here to view or download cemetery by-law )


Contact Us:

Phone: (705) 360-2615
Email: [email protected]



Any questions, comments or feedback can be directed to the Cemetery Manager, (705) 360-2615 or e-mail [email protected]