Currently, Howick Township has 4 active cemeteries operated by Township boards.
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Located on Lot 20, Concession 7 in Howick Township. The cemetery is taken care of by the Fordwich Cemetery Board. Please contact Norman Wilson at 519-335-3127 if you require more information.
Located on Lot 5, Concession 8 in Howick Township. The cemetery is taken care of by the Gorrie Cemetery Board. Please contact Dale Edgar at 519-335-3663 if you require more information.
Located on Lot 25, Concession B in Howick Township. The cemetery is taken care of by the Wroxeter Cemetery Board. Please contact Sandra Edgar at 519-335-3436 for more information.
Located on Lot 17, Concession 16 in Howick Township. The cemetery is taken care of by the Lakelet Cemetery Board. Please contact Abe Versteeg at 519-327-8578 if you require more information.
Abandoned Cemeteries & Cemeteries Operated by Other Boards
Howick Township has a number of abandoned cemeteries as well as cemeteries operated by other boards.
The Molesworth Cemetery has served surrounding communities since 1869. At first, it was the burial ground for many of the early Scottish settlers. Now, residents from near and far choose the Molesworth Cemetery for burial. Visit www.molesworthcemetery.ca for more information.