St. Hilda's Historic Cemetery
The Cemetery Board of The Sechelt Parish of the Anglican Church,
(St. Hilda’s),was formed in February 2008 following the 2007 Annual
The Board’s responsibilities include: developing (as required by
provincial law) and upholding the bylaws; maintenance of interment
contracts, cemetery and memorial garden records, and the cemetery
grounds. It should be noted
that full burials are no longer allowed in the cemetery.
A Cemetery Upkeep Fund has been created with donations from family
members of those interred as well as parishioners who choose to sign an
have been established to assist parishioners and family members of
deceased parishioners who wish to discuss interment of ashes in our
cemetery and memorial garden.
Contact with families whose family members are interred in the
cemetery and memorial gardens is ongoing.
have been collated and are kept on file in the office.
A record of those interred in the
can also be viewed online http://www.interment.net/data/canada/bc/sun_coast/sthilda/index.htm.
Thanks to Rik Diespecker for this undertaking.
A Buddhist grave site lies at the heart of St. Hilda’s graveyard.
Parishioner, Nancy Moote explains why in her
article the Story
of the Konishis