Kearney Funeral Services – Funeral Director

We are a family owned firm serving the greater Vancouver area since 1908 and are looking for a Funeral Director to add to our growing team. We are looking for a Funeral Director to work primarily out of our Columbia-Bowell location in New Westminster but duties may take the candidate to our other locations as […]

Member Survey Results

We asked, you answered. Our annual membership survey results are in and you can read the report here. BCFA Member Survey Results Thank you to everyone who participated, and congratulations to the winner of the Starbucks card, Tim Rowan of Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home. While there were some terrific suggestions for improvements, we were pleased to […]

Interpersonal Relationships+Embalming Challenges or Casket Training

Making the Most of Differences plus … Casket Selection (for Funeral Directors) or Embalming Challenges in Today’s World (for Embalmers) With Guest Speakers Tammy Dewar, PhD., Kevin Armstrong and Frank Scaglione Wednesday October 15, 8:30 am—4:30 pm Accent Inns and Vancouver Casket Ltd, Burnaby, BC. OR Friday October 17, 8:30 am—4:30 pm Sequoia Gardens Memorial and […]

Mentoring the Funeral Services Apprentice

The BC Funeral Association is holding a half day Mentoring workshop on Wednesday September 24, at Mount Pleasant Universal Funeral Home, Vancouver, BC.As part of the Funeral Services Program, mentors help apprentices progress and ultimately become a licensed embalmer and funeral director. The quality of the mentor and the mentorship partnership has a huge impact on […]