Burial Plots

Our duty as muslims is to ensure that our burial is set before we leave this earth…

In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful

Truly! To Allah we belong and truly, to Him we shall return 


Steps to take in the event of a death

1. Contact the hospital or relevant authorities of the person in question. In event of a prolong sickness the doctors or hospital should be informed. In the case of a sudden incident inform the police and they will contact the coroner who will pronounce the body dead and then you will have to contact the after care services.

2) Some places and numbers one can contact to keep the body and to make arrangements for the burial are:
  • After-care funeral Services, 416-440-8878 (transfer of deceased to a Masjid/funeral home only)
  • Jami Mosque, 56 Boustead Ave., Toronto, M6R 1Y9, 416-769-1192
  • Islamic Centre of Canada (ISNA), 2200 South Sheridan Way, Miss., L5J 2M4, 905-403-8406
  • Jami Masjid of Brampton, 8450 Torbram Rd., Brampton, L6T 5M2, 905-458-8778
  • Halton Islamic Association, 4310 Fairview St., Burlington, L7L 4Y8, 905-333-9856
  • Khalid Bin Al-Waleed Mosque: 16 Bethridge Rd., Etobicoke, M9V 1N1, 416-745-2888
  • Ummah Nabawiah Mosque (Afghani), 2074 Kipling Ave., Etobicoke, M9W 4J9, 416-740-1551
3. Arrange with your Masjid regarding burial grave purchase & grave opening and closing authorization. Or Call Glenview Memorial cemetery (if you already own a grave plot), for assigning the grave location as well as grave opening & closing authorization. Here are the contact information for Glenview Memorial Cemeteries around the GTA:
  • Ms. Christine Offadini (Glenview Hwy 50): 416-540-6105. (C), 905-840-4108 (B), 416-675-9489 (pager)
  • Glenview Woodbridge: 7541 HWY #50 (North of Steeles Ave.), L4L 1A5, 905-851-0668
  • Glenview Brampton, 10061 Chinguacousy Road, Brampton, L7A 0H6, 905-840-3400
  • Glendale Memorial Etobicoke, 1810 Albion Road, M9W 5T1, 416-679-1803/Cemetery: 416-675-9489
  • Meadowvale Cemetery, 7732 Mavis Road, Brampton, L6Y 5L5, 289-323-3103
  • Beechwood Cemetery, 7241 Jane Street, Concord, L4K 1A7, 905-669-1827
  • York cemetery, 160 Beechcroft Road, North York, M2N5Z5, 416-221-3404
  • Toronto Muslim Cemetery, 13076 Leslie St., Richmond Hill, L4E 1A2
  • If you need more info, go to: www.torontomuslimcemetery.ca

Toronto Muslim Cemetery is located at northwest intersection of Leslie and Bethesda, Richmond Hill. The cemetery For Immediate Burial please call Hussain at 416-829-8622

Things to know

There are some basic components for an Islamic burial/interment:

  • Transfer of the deceased to a Masjid with funeral facility OR regular funeral home.
  • Performing washing (Ghusl), shroud ( Kaffan), and prayer for the deceased
  • Purchase of Burial Plot (in advance or at time of need)
  • Open/Close Charges for the Grave, paid for before or at time of Burial.

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