When Someone Dies
Honouring the circle of life. Whatever your culture, circumstance or challenge, we’re here to help you care for, remember, mourn and celebrate your family members and friends. We can take care of everything, we can coach you in your version of a DIY funeral and we can custom-create a hybrid version where we work together in a way that fits your needs and desires. Start with where you find yourself today.
We encourage you to explore your hopes, your fears and your past experiences with death and funerals. We support you to be as actively involved as you wish to be. It’s our job to tailor our services to fit your needs and desires, not the other way around. We can take care of everything, we can coach you in your version of a DIY funeral and we can custom-create a hybrid version where we work together in a way that fits your needs and desires. We’re here to help.
KORU is a locally owned and operated, grass-roots funeral business. We provide simple and tailored cremation, burial and ceremony services that help you care for, remember, mourn and celebrate your dead.
KORU is a leader, innovator and educator in what we see as a new age of death, dying and end-of-life care. We have a keen interest in raising awareness about local sustainably sourced and community minded products and practices.
Dr. Enid Allison Edwards passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2021, at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver, British Columbia. She entrusted her final days to […]
Molly King (Age )
It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Molly King, age 84, at Vancouver General Hospital on January 21, 2021, surrounded […]
Harold Lloyd Walker (Age )
November 14, 1924 – December 28, 2020 After a brief illness, our amazing Dad and Grandpa passed away at North Shore Hospice at the age […]
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At KORU, we recognize the importance of addressing our environmental impact. We are excited to announce we’re taking a big step to reduce the carbon […]Read More