Steps to take in case of death in your family
You have to contact the MSOG Funeral Committee in order to perform the Islamic rites of washing the body and burial at the Muslim Graves Section in Woodlawn Memorial Park cemetery.
Choose only one family member or friend to co-ordinate with the Funeral Committee.
Do not call any funeral home.
Let not multiple family members co-ordinate with the Funeral Committee.
MSOG Funeral Committee phone numbers;
Br. Nyazuddin Ahmed 519.822.2902
Br. Iftekhar Sheikh 519.830-9119
Imam Ibrahim Gangat 519.546.3941
Br. Amir Riaz 519.654.6688
The MSOG Funeral Committee is run by dedicated volunteers to help you with Islamic rituals of preparing the deceased for burial and with burial at the Muslim cemetery.
Funeral prayers will be held at Jame Masjid Guelph after daily prayers. We try to schedule the prayers after Dhuhr or Jumuah prayers and leave for cemetery immediately after the prayers.
Approximate cost of burial (may change)
Washing the Janazah FREE
Burial kit, Wood, FREE
Digging the grave & Lot for Grave $2800
Paid Directly to the Cemetry
Total costs for burial in the MSOG / Woodlawn Cemetry $2800 to $3000
Services provided by the MSOG Funeral Committee
Getting release letter to move the body from Hospital
Acquiring burial permit from the city
Transfering the janazah from the hospital to the funeral home
Use of bathing room facilities for washing the janazah
Preparing the janazah including shrouding with the kafan
Casket for transporting the janazah
Use of visiting room
Funeral van for one day