In case of death in the family, please follow the steps below for local burial in Ottawa
|Family should have the following information available on the deceased.
1. Full Name
3. Father’s Name
4. Mother’s Name
5. Place of birth
6. Date of Birth
7. S.I.N #
Pine Crest Cemetery by phone. Give them information and confirm lot # to be used at Highland Park Cemetery. Go in person to complete the paper work.2500 Baseline Road
Tel: (613) 829-3600
Fax: (613) 829-8357
|Family, inform community members about death and approx. time of “Namaz-e-Janaza”||Family, Contact Mulana to recite “Namaz-e-Janaza”|
|Family, arrange to release and transport body from hospital to I.S.I.A Centre at 3856 Richmond RoadNote: Death Certificate must be available in the vehicle transporting human remain.|
|Family, arrange Burial Certificate from City Hall. Form 15 & Form 16 required to obtain this certificate|
|Must arrive at Highland Park Cemetery (Carp) before 3:00 pm (There is no service available after 3:00 pm. If there is delay for any reason, family must contact cemetery, as they had to arrange Overtime for Undertakers. (Undertakers are contract employees they do not work for cemetery)|
Immediately remove pillow from under the head. Keep both hands and legs straight. Advise hospital staff not to fold hands on stomach.