Welcome to KORU Cremation | Burial | Ceremony a division of Classic Cremation & Funeral Services Inc.
Classic Cremation Has Evolved to KORU

Classic Cremation Has Evolved to KORU

Just over two years ago I opened the doors of my locally owned and operated, grass-roots funeral business, Classic Cremation & Funeral Services.

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Cremation . Burial . Ceremony

Cremation . Burial . Ceremony

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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.

Immediate Need

Immediate Need

Someone just died or you expect a death soon.

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Plan Ahead

Plan Ahead

You’re looking ahead and want to get organized.

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Shop

Shop

You want something to help you say goodbye and remember: urns, keepsake jewellry and more.

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Your Choices

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.

Cremation

Cremation

Cremation is the “disposition of choice” for laying our dead to rest in the Metro Vancouver area.

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Burial

Burial

There is a renewed interest in burial as “final disposition” particularly green or natural burial.

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Ceremony

Ceremony

Thoughtful ceremonies create connection and meaning and support you to be with the reality of death.

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About Koru

Honouring the Circle of Life

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.

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Honouring The Circle Of Life

You’ll find our prices and packages straightforward and easy to understand.

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Recent Obituaries

Wilfred James (Jim) Doyle

Wilfred James (Jim) Doyle (Age )

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Wilfred James ( Jim ) Doyle was born in Edmonton on October 10, 1928. He was the youngest of a very large family. Within a […]

Kevin Christopher Grainger

Kevin Christopher Grainger (Age )

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It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Kevin Christopher Grainger, who passed away peacefully Saturday August 26th at The Northshore Hospice. He […]

David George Hay

David George Hay (Age )

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David George Hay 84 years old from Richmond, B.C. Passed away surrounded by family after a lengthy illness on August 25, 2017 in the Richmond […]

Dorothy Stanfield

Dorothy Stanfield (Age )

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It is with heavy hearts that we announce that Dorothy Stanfield passed away on July 18 at Vancouver General Hospital. Dorothy left us peacefully with […]

Latest News

KORU North Vancouver On Vancouver Co-op Radio 100.5 Fm

So proud of Wendy Rée’s first radio interview since opening her North Vancouver doors on August 1 with Death Matters Live! You can listen to […]

Growing Up With Terry Fox

I received this article recently. It’s written by a young woman who, having been diagnosed with an unusual form of cancer at a relatively young […]

KORU North Vancouver
03 August, 2017(0)Comments

KORU North Vancouver

Another big moment has arrived for KORU Cremation | Burial | Ceremony. The opening of a second location in North Vancouver! Just over two years […]