The Municipality of North Perth owns and operates 12 cemeteries. The Fairview Cemetery in Listowel and Donegal Cemetery are the only active cemeteries in North Perth, with future plans for a new cemetery site located on the west side of Listowel. 

Complete list of names and locations and map of North Perth Cemeteries.(4MB, pdf)

Fairview Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery was acquired by the Town of Listowel in 1945. Previously, Fairview Cemetery was a privately owned burial ground. The Fairview Cemetery has a chapel for winter interment and has 5 cemetery sections, which includes a cremation garden.

The following picture identifies the 5 sections of the cemetery:

Diagram outlinging the 5 sections of Fairview Cemetary

Fairview Cemetery is located across from 875 Davidson Ave N. (2,164kb, pdf)

Fairview Cemetery has a current life span left of () years. As interest in cremation increases, the lifespan for the cemetery lengthens.

Cremation Gardens 

Fairview Cemetery is currently home to a Cremation Gardens section. 

Fees and By-law

Commemorative Bench & Tree Program

The Municipality of North Perth's Commemorative Bench & Tree Program invites the public to pay tribute to a person, organization or occasion by donating a bench or tree for installation in the municipality. For more information on the Program, visit the Commemorative Bench & Tree Program webpage.

For further information or questions, contact Kim Kowch at (519) 292-2043 or