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 - 4:00 pm

Fridays                            9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Saturdays                                 Closed

Sundays                          9:00 am - 3:00 pm


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


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


Please note, headstone cleaning fee will be $75 as of January 1st, 2014 and the cleaning takes place during winter months (November - March).

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.