Obituaries

Vincenzo Rossetti
B: 1922-03-10
D: 2018-08-13
View Details
Rossetti, Vincenzo
Josip Sulentic
D: 2018-08-08
View Details
Sulentic, Josip
Anna Veltri
B: 1938-10-23
D: 2018-08-02
View Details
Veltri, Anna
Mirko Trogrlich
D: 2018-07-31
View Details
Trogrlich, Mirko
Beatrice Peck
B: 1923-08-22
D: 2018-07-29
View Details
Peck, Beatrice
Arnaldo Lombardi
B: 1973-10-24
D: 2018-07-27
View Details
Lombardi, Arnaldo
Danilo Carniato
B: 1934-05-05
D: 2018-07-24
View Details
Carniato, Danilo
Gianna Rossetti
B: 1943-06-23
D: 2018-07-12
View Details
Rossetti, Gianna
Peter Mikicich
D: 2018-07-08
View Details
Mikicich, Peter
Hulda Jager
B: 1922-10-22
D: 2018-06-28
View Details
Jager, Hulda
Arthur Irving
B: 1932-01-24
D: 2018-06-23
View Details
Irving, Arthur
Alfredo Iacobucci
D: 2018-06-22
View Details
Iacobucci, Alfredo
Michelino Pallotta
B: 1932-04-07
D: 2018-06-21
View Details
Pallotta, Michelino
Lucia Iacobazzi
B: 1926-10-17
D: 2018-06-20
View Details
Iacobazzi, Lucia
John Drofenik
B: 1938-08-18
D: 2018-06-20
View Details
Drofenik, John
Mabel Summers
B: 1931-01-06
D: 2018-06-17
View Details
Summers, Mabel
Alessandro Sartori
D: 2018-06-09
View Details
Sartori, Alessandro
Rosa Saponaro
B: 1934-08-25
D: 2018-06-05
View Details
Saponaro, Rosa
Eugenio Ramponi
D: 2018-06-05
View Details
Ramponi, Eugenio
Ante Matesan
B: 1929-06-12
D: 2018-06-04
View Details
Matesan, Ante
William Jung
D: 2018-05-31
View Details
Jung, William

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
4276 Hastings Street
Burnaby, BC V5C 2J6
Phone: (604) 298-2525
Fax: (604) 298-2927

Immediate Need

If you have immediate need of our services, we're available for you 24 hours a day.

Obituaries & Tributes

It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.

Pre-Arrangement

A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.

Order Flowers

Offer a gift of comfort and beauty to a family suffering from loss.

Our Story

Bell & Burnaby Funeral Chapel was originally founded as Burnaby Funeral Directors June 1, 1934 by John Edward (Ted) Slavin. Ted, his wife May and his parents, Margaret and John would open North Burnaby’s first Funeral Home. The original building was purchased from the Royal Canadian Legion and was located at 4259 Hastings Street in North Burnaby. The family operated the business and became a large part of the newly forming Vancouver Heights area.

In 1949 Burnaby Funeral Directors moved across the street to it’s current location at 4276 Hastings Street, North Burnaby. This new location would also be the residence for the family. Ted’s son Ron became the Slavin’s third generation funeral director in 1952 and Ted’s nephew Charles Bonner joined the firm in 1959.

In 1982 Ron’s wife Nancy assumed the administration role within the firm and in 1985 Ron’s son, Tony became the family’s fourth generation funeral director. Tony’s wife Roslynn would later become the co-administrator until her death in 2006.

With expansion in mind the Slavin Family purchased the business of Bell Funeral Chapel from the Armstrong family in September of 2004. They would run the Bell Funeral Chapel in East Vancouver for two years until the property was sold to make way for a new development. It was at this time that Bell Funeral Chapel merged with Burnaby Funeral Directors to become the new Bell & Burnaby Funeral Chapel in North Burnaby.

Bell & Burnaby Funeral Chapel continues the tradition of exceptional service with compassion, dignity and respect. Our full time staff includes; Tony Slavin, General Manager; Shane Dickson, Manager; Devan Wilkie, Assistant Manager; Dean Buchignani, Funeral Director and Embalmer; Graham Steen, Funeral Director and Embalmer; our new apprentices Paige Tesluck, Christina Bissonette and Amy Woods; and Office Administrator Valeria Ingo. We are a proud member of the Funeral Service Association of B.C., Funeral Service Association of Canada and the Better Business Bureau.

365 Days of Healing

Grieving doesn't always end with the funeral: subscribe to our free daily grief support email program, designed to help you a little bit every day, by filling out the form below.

52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.