About Us

Focused on Your Needs

Who We Are and What We Do

Proudly serving Brampton and the surrounding  area since 1986,  Brampton Funeral Home & Cemetery will help you customize your arrangements, while respecting your faith, taste and budget. You can feel confident putting your trust in our compassionate professionals.

With close to 100 acres of natural landscape and beautifully manicured gardens, this is the ideal setting for friends and family to gather and reminisce. Our Funeral Home adds the convenience of making all your arrangements at one location.

We are proud to be a part of this community.  Our helpful, dedicated staff are passionate about supporting families, local associations, religious organizations and cultural groups, and we are honoured to host a series of free memorial events throughout the year.

Interior photo of Brampton Funeral Home & Cemetery

Funeral Home Staff

Vince Farano – Funeral Home Manager, Brampton Funeral Home & Cemetery

Funeral Home Manager

Vince Farano

Vince is a resident of Oakville and has been with Arbor since 2005. He is a proud Husband and Father of 2 children and enjoys volunteering as a 
Hockey Coach in addition to various fraternal charities in both Brampton and Oakville. 

Senior Funeral Director

Gillian Taggart

Gillian is a lifelong Brampton resident. She earned her funeral directors license in 1997. She is an award winning actress and member of the Georgetown Little Theatre and Milton Players Theatre Group.

gtaggart@arbormemorial.com

Funeral Director

Laura Myers

Laura earned her funeral directors license in 2005 and joined Arbor in 2014. She is a proud mother to a beautiful son and is a member at St. George's Anglican Church in Georgetown. 

lmyers@arbormemorial.com

Funeral Director

Cyrise Hall-Sidhu

Cyrise started her career with Arbor in 2012 and obtained her funeral directors license in 2014. She is an active parishioner at her local church. Cyrise and her husband enjoy travelling. 

Funeral Director

Shannon Butcher

Shannon is a third generation funeral director and has been with Arbor since 2013. She is the secretary and member of the Optimist Club in Erin where she resides with her husband and little boy.

Brampton Funeral Home and Cemetery - Cathy Boyd

Funeral Director's Assistant

Cathy Boyd

French Speaking

Para Funeral Assistant

Maria Carmen Senra

Portuguese Speaking

Maria Carmen has been with Arbor since April of 2008. She is a volunteer with St. Leonard’s Catholic Church and Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church. Maria is a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. 

Office Administrator

Lucy Calabrese

Lucy joined Arbor in 2004. She is a member and volunteer of St. Augustine of Canterbury Roman Catholic Church. She is a member of the St. Pete’s Bowling League. Lucy is a proud mother and Nonna.

Funeral Director

Daniela Grossi-Tomaselli

On Maternity Leave

Funeral Director

Beverly Judge

Funeral Director

Onika Boyce

Funeral Director's Assistant

John Senra

Cemetery Staff

Cemetery Branch Manager

Erin Woodley

Erin has been part of Arbor since 2008.

Interim Branch Manager

Matthew Cocklin

Matthew has been part of Arbor since 2013.

Pre-planning Director

Andrea Nichols

Pre-planning Director

Linda Ginou

Pre-Planning Director

Lindsay Sadowski

Pre-planning Director

Omar Khan

West Indian/Muslim Community Specialist

Pre-planning Director

Minnie Lucas

Tagalog Speaking

Pre-planning Director

Jeannie Lyons

Portuguese Speaking

Pre-planning Director

Cecilia De Caprio

Pre-Planning Director

Francis Olivares

Administration

Administrator

Lucy Calabrese

Branch Administrator

Debbie Cooper

Branch Administrator

Alexandria Jacob

Property Staff

Cemetery Property Manager

Robert Carzeri

Italian Speaking

Groundsperson

Mike Toyne

Groundsperson

Gord Franjic

Groundsperson

Brandon Boyuk

Groundsperson

Larry Sikkema

Accessibility

Arbor Memorial Inc. (“Arbor”) is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities by preventing barriers to accessibility and meeting the accessibility requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (“AODA”). 

As part of our commitment, we strive to achieve barrier-free accessibility at all Arbor locations nationally.

If you would like to provide feedback regarding Arbor's Accessibility Services, please visit the "Contact Us" section of this website. Alternatively, you can contact the location Manager by telephone or mail. Arbor's Accessibility Policy and Multi Year Plan is available upon request.

Cemetery By-laws

Cemetery By-laws are the rules and regulations that govern the operation of the cemetery to help ensure its preservation and proper operation. They reflect accepted principles of cemetery management and our experience of over sixty years.

Download a copy of the Ontario Cemetery By-laws