Springwater has one active Township operated cemetery and four inactive cemeteries. There are also privately operated cemeteries that service our community.
View the Township's Cemetery By-law 2019-081 that provides for rules and regulations for the care and control of the cemeteries owned by the Township of Springwater.
View the Township's Fees and Charges by-law for current cemetery fees.
To inquire about fees, interment options and burial options, contact the Township's cemetery contractor:
Sanderson Monument Co. Ltd.
33 Peter Street South - Box 2238
Orillia, ON L3V 6S1
For other cemetery inquiries, contact the Clerk's Department by email or by phone at 705-728-4784 x2042.
The Bereavement Authority of Ontario (BAO) urges all consumers to access A Guide to Death Care in Ontario, a free consumer-protection information booklet. The guide is written for families and the public to know their rights and responsibilities before entering into contracts with organizations that are licensed under the Funeral, Burial and Cremation Services Act, 2002.
The Midhurst Union Cemetery (1444 St. Vincent Street) is the only active Township operated cemetery.
|Midhurst Union Cemetery|
The cemetery is situated in a peaceful area where the natural elements provide a beautiful backdrop.
The Township has the following sites for purchase:
Traditional casket burial sites
Contact the Township's cemetery contractor, Sanderson Monument Co. Ltd. by phone at 705-326-6131 for fees, interment options, burial options and more information.
Inactive cemeteries owned by the Township include:
- Christ Church Cemetery (2894 Wilson Drive, Minesing)
- Midhurst Pioneer Cemetery (102 Doran Road, Midhurst)
- Swan Family Cemetery (Old Second North, Elmvale)