About

South Calgary Funeral Centre and Crematorium offers a variety of funeral and cremation services to meet the needs of the families we serve in Calgary, Alberta. The life of a loved one can be memorialized in many different ways, and is our honour to create a service tailored your family's needs.

Beautiful Calgary funeral home

Chapel at South Calgary Funeral Centre and CrematoriumOur chapel comfortably seats 125 guests with room for overflow seating. A natural stone wall grounds the ethereal space, creating an inviting and sophisticated setting. At the rear of the chapel is an intimate reception area, well suited for a relaxed gathering. The entire chapel and attached reception area can be converted to accommodate a large personalized memorial reception or a celebration of life ceremony.

Personalized services

Experts in serving most faiths, religions and cultures, we personalize each service according to your wishes and traditions. We also accommodate those who prefer a nonreligious service or less formal gathering. Whatever your needs and desires, our experienced professionals are ready and willing to help you through every detail.

Our imaginative team plans one-of-a-kind celebrations that reflect a loved one's passions and personality. We can find inspiration almost anywhere—whether it's a lifelong hobby, favourite song or even a signature style.We turn that inspiration into a service filled with thoughtful and meaningful details. You'll find there are countless ways to celebrate a life—the only limit is the imagination.

Committed to you

Reception room at South Calgary Funeral Centre and CrematoriumFrom your first phone call, our team is here for you. A proud member of the Dignity Memorial® network, we offer a wide variety of products and services. Whether you have an immediate need or wish to plan in advance, we encourage you to meet with our funeral service professionals to discuss options tailored to your individual needs. It is our promise to both you and your loved ones to treat the entire process with dignity, compassion and respect.

Please call us or any reason. We're here for you day and night.

History

South Calgary Funeral Centre and Crematorium has a longstanding tradition of integrity in Calgary, Alberta. Formerly Jacques Funeral Home & Crematorium, we are proud to have a history dating back to 1930.

The Little Chapel on the Corner

Jacques Funeral Home, then known as The Little Chapel on the Corner, was established by George and Vera Jacques. The Little Chapel on the Corner was located at 240-17th Avenue SW. The Jacques family developed a reputation for serving the community with integrity, a tradition that continues today.

Relocation and renovation

Since 1984, South Calgary Funeral Centre and Crematorium has been part of the Dignity Memorial network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. In 1998, Jacques Funeral Home relocated to 12700 Macleod Trail South. Our facility underwent an extensive renovation in 2008 and is now the beautiful location we know today.

Promise of service

Looking to the future, the name South Calgary Funeral Centre and Crematorium brings the promise of service to a new generation of Calgarians, along with the tradition and history of serving previous generations. We are proud members of the Better Business Bureau, Alberta Funeral Services Association and Funeral Service Association of Canada.

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Honour the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

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Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"Our family is so incredibly appreciative of Michael, Brett, Shannon and all from South Calgary for their compassion and true caring of our loved one. We could not have asked for anything more to help us through our loss. Michael Cron's professionalism, compassion, patience and creativity guided us through this very difficult time. It was incredib

le spending time with him. We have no words which would truly show the sincere gratitude and appreciation we have for all who were there to give us the support and strength we needed. You are an incredibly group of caring individuals. Thank you! The Dunne Family"

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April 2022

"At a time of the death of a loved one, the whole process is very difficult, yet the team at South Calgary Funeral Centre made it as painless as possible. Everyone was extremely compassionate, efficient and made us feel very well looked after. Truly a remarkable team and I would not hesitate to recommend using South Calgary Funeral Centre."

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February 2022

"It is a hard time in peoples lives and the ladies there made me feel like I was with friends that cared and wanted to help."

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February 2022

"The entire team at South Calgary went over and above to help us out. They are kind, compassionate, professional and caring. We would not have gotten through this without every single person involved in the service for our son."

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January 2022

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