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Guelph, Ontario, N1G 1B8
Phone: 519.767.0097
Email: info@msofg.org
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In Case of Death

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)

Items                                                       Cost   

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

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