Cemeteries - Municipal



Groveside Cemetery has served families of Whitby and the Region of Durham for more than 130 years.  


A municipal cemetery since 1942, Groveside Cemetery is administered by the Groveside Cemetery Board on behalf of the Town of Whitby. The Groveside Cemetery Board ensures that the cemetery, located on 14 acres of land, is well managed, groomed, and maintained.

Interment Choices

Groveside takes pride in providing "Community Care Forever" and offers a variety of interment choices, including the Garden of Four Seasons. Whether your choice is traditional interment or cremation, a columbarium niche, an upright memorial cremation lot, or scattering garden, the Garden of Four Seasons can meet your needs.

Memorial Program

A memorial program is offered as a lasting tribute to a loved one through tree or bench dedications. Other memorial program options include a perennial garden and garden urns.

Decoration Day

The second Sunday of June is Decoration Day at Groveside Cemetery and all are welcome to attend the memorial services. Check the Events Calendar for details.

For more information, including interment options and memorial programs, please visit the Groveside Cemetery website.