St. Peter's Anglican Cemetery

The Cemetery was created from a donation of ten acres of land by Mary Story in 1825.

     Cemetery is owned by The Incorporated Synod of the Diocese of Huron and maintained by
     the Anglican Parish of St. Peter's church Tyrconnell, Ontario.

Cemetery Rules and regulations

St. Peter's Anglican Cemetery operates under the The Funeral, Burial and Cremation Services Act, 2002 and the Bereavement Authority of Ontario.  The Cemetery Board is a standing committee of the Parish Council, and is responsible for the rules and regulations of the cemetery.  

The complete set of rules and regulations can be viewed by clicking on this link. 


For purchase of plots or other cemetery matters, please contact Rev. Canon Nick Wells by email at 

Cemetery Rates

The current tariffs and rates for interment can be found in the Cemetery Rules and Regulations document, and are set out below for your convenience. 
Tariffs and Rates
As at St. Peter’s Anglican Cemetery 2021
HST is not Included
Interment Rights

4' X 8' Lots (room for 1 full burial and 1 cremation).           $1,500
Cremation only Lots (room for 2 cremations).                    $  750
as designated on Interment Certificate

Scattering Garden

Scattering of Ashes with Interment Certificate                   $   600
Marker 6" X 6" X 12" (nothing larger)                                       $   300
No opening or closing fees apply     

Open and Close Interment

Full burial                                                                                           $1,000*
Cremation                                                                                          $   500*
Disinterment                                                                                     $1,600*
Cemetery not responsible for legal permissions and contacting the Medical Officer of Health

Installation Fee (per location)                                                      $   100
(charges for marking and locations of monuments and markers by Board)

Administration fee (issuing of additional Interment Certificate(s))   $   100
Care and Maintenance Fees for monuments and markers
  1. a) A flat marker as defined in the By-Law                                         $   100

    b) An upright marker less than four (4) feet in height                  $   200

    c) An upright marker more than four (4) feet in height                $   400

    d) Installation of granite cornerstones                                               $     50

An interment rights holder that has not specified/paid for a casket/cremated remains interment prior to 2019 shall be permitted one casket burial or two cremated remains interments on one 4’ X 8’ plot.
* Subject to change without notice