2017 Candlelight Remembrance Service

Our 2017 Candlelight Remembrance Service was held on Wednesday evening, December 13th.  Braving the bitter cold and fierce chilling winds, an impressive number of people chose to join us to remember their lost loved ones and to focus on the love and life they knew. Christmas is often associated with gift-giving, therefore, during this Service, […]

Celebrating A New Community Partnership

Bereaved Families of Ontario-Cornwall is thrilled to announce a new community partnership with Boston Pizza-Cornwall. The restaurant will host a variety of fundraiser events to benefit Bereaved Families. This kind gesture will help the agency to continue to offer services to the bereaved of our community. Our first “DINNER EVENT” is scheduled for Monday, December […]

2017 Bereaved Families’ Memory Tree Lighting Ceremony

Our 21st Memory Tree is officially lit, as of Sunday afternoon, November 26th, 2017. Over 200 people gathered at the Cornwall Square to share in the Lighting Ceremony and to hang their Memory Tag(s) honouring the loved one(s) who will not be with them to celebrate the Holiday Season. Until December 23rd, the tree will […]

2017 Memory Tree

Together we can share our special memories. Bereaved Families of Ontario – Cornwall will be marking the Holiday Season with the Lighting of our Memory Tree. Special guests, The Centennial Choir, will perform for this occasion. Bereaved Families invite you, your family and friends, to join us on Sunday, November 26th at 1:00pm for the […]

Music Meets Magic

On Friday, November 3rd, our guests experienced an intimate evening with local entertainers, Kevin Rivette and Ryan Lalonde. The music was magical and the magic was music to our ears and eyes. We thank the Best Western Parkway Inn for their courteous welcome and delicious food provided. Sincere gratitude goes out to Ryan and Kevin […]

BFO-Cornwall Facilitator Receives Employee Spotlight for Notable Achievement

The Organizational Development Branch, Corporate Services at MGCS had reached out to Kelly Gordon from Service Ontario Cornwall to share the loss of her daughter Addyson Faith and how she became part of Bereaved Families of Ontario. The team was working on a series of articles that highlight exceptional colleagues who are living their values […]