About Us

Sunset Funeral Co-operative Ltd.

 Sunset Funeral Co-op

The idea of the development of a funeral co-operative in rural Cape Breton came to light in early 2002 at the Lake Ainslie Development Association.

Sunset Funeral Co-operative Ltd was incorporated under the Nova Scotia Co-operative Act as a for  profit co-operative on Jan 5, 2004 for the purpose of providing to both member shareholders, and the community at large dignified and affordable funeral services.

A Funeral Home was acquired and renovated in Margaree Valley, Cape Breton, and contains the main office, embalming facilities, sample urns and caskets , and houses the Funeral Vehicles, etc.   A Funeral Director/Embalmer and Office Manager work from there as well. 

A Board of Directors is elected to over see the operations.

Sunset intends to offer funeral services to members and the general public at a price significantly less than those of the private funeral homes in the area.

To keep costs down, we only accept cheques, bank drafts (money orders) or cash. We also accept e-transfers. We stay away from the credit cards because of the extra costs we would have to charge.

For more information, call 902-248-2991 or

   E-mail: sunsetfuneralco.op@gmail.com


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