COVID-19 UPDATE
As of April 8, 2021

As of April 8, for 28 days, a stay at home order has been issued. Please rest assured we continue to follow all procedures and instructions set out by the province and our local health unit.

What you can expect when you come to our facility

- Gathering limits are ever changing. Please speak with one of our funeral directors for the most up to date information.

-Masks are mandatory at our facility and throughout all services provided. Guests may provide their own, or we can provide one for them. -Your name and phone number will be taken upon arrival for tracing purposes (one per household). -Hand sanitizer is located at the entrance upon check-in and throughout our facility. -Guests are reminded to refrain from physical contact with family outside their household. -Social distancing of 2m or 6ft will be maintained at all times (except for those from the same household). - Enhanced floor decals throughout our facility denote social distancing areas where ‘We Stand Together, But Not Too Close’.

-Donations may be made as guests exit our facility. Procedures and a donation box for cash and cheques have been established. Please note no change will be provided.

Visitation Pre-registration is Required and Services within our Chapel/Reception Centre areas – Private for invited guests.

-For each chapel service a list of confirmed attendees will be required. Maximum outlined capacities for our Perth and Smiths Falls Chapels will be reviewed with each family. -The chapel will have assigned seating to comply with social distancing guidelines. -Once the service has concluded, please exit the chapel in the groups you have been seated with, respecting social distancing protocols.

Graveside Services

-For outdoor ceremonies please see one of our funeral directors for the most up to date gathering limits.

Social distancing will remain in place. Please stay with your household units and continue to wear your face coverings throughout the ceremonies.

Thank you to all of the families and communities we are privileged to serve, our thoughts are with you.

The Blair Family Blair & Son Funeral Directors Inc. Perth and Smiths Falls

Below is a short questionnaire posted at our facilities. If you have any of these symptoms we ask that you please stay at home. We will be able to assist you with your needs over the phone – please feel free to call 613-283-2800 or 613-267-3765.



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