Beth Israel Cemetery

Congregation Beth Israel Cemetery and Memorial Park is located at 1721 Willingdon Avenue, Burnaby, V5C 5J2, on the west side, just north of Lougheed Highway. For a map, click here


Cemetery Hours 
 Mondays – Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
 Friday   9:00 am - 3:00 pm 
 Saturday  Closed
 Sunday  9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Please note that the Cemetery closes at 4:00 pm during the winter months (October - April)

Our cemetery caretaker is on-site during cemetery hours.

The cemetery has the Koch Memorial Chapel for conducting funeral services, as well as gardens and benches.

Members wishing to inquire about reserving plots, funeral arrangements, headstone cleaning or creating a memorial, may contact the synagogue at our main number 604 731-4161.

As of January 1st, 2014 the headstone repainting fee will be $75 (+GST) and repainting takes place during winter months (October - April).

A Measure of Mourning – A Guide for the Bereaved is available at the synagogue office. Another important source is the book: The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning by Maurice Lamm.