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The Decline in Traditional Funerals

Posted on May 11, 2017 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
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  Traditional funerals, which typically involve two days of visitation followed by cemetery interment, are on the decline in Ontario. Not only is the population living longer because of medical advances, but there are now more affordable alternatives to funerals – both contributing facts to this decrease. Alternatives to Traditional Funerals are on the Rise […]

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Baby Boomers and the Rise of Cremation Services

Posted on April 20, 2017 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | 2 Comments
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Since the late 1990’s, the cremation rate has climbed substantially until reaching our current national average of approximately 60 percent. Although there are various theories behind this incline, those born between 1946-1964, also known as “baby boomers,” are one of the biggest reasons. Why Baby Boomers Are Choosing Cremations The baby boomer generation is well […]

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