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82 Pine Street
Collingwood, ON
L9Y 2N7
182 Mill Street
Creemore, ON
L0M 1G0

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All of our licensed directors adhere to the highest standard of ethical practices and are committed to ensuring that all of your needs are attended to. Their commitment to the community and genuine compassion toward families are but a few of the characteristics that make them outstanding in their field.  We are proud to have them on our staff.


Michael Fawcett, Funeral Director
Email: michael@fawcettfuneralhomes.com
Office Phone: 705 445-2651
Fax: 705 445-7542

Michael Fawcett is part of the third generation of Fawcett's to serve the community. Michael was born and raised in Collingwood. He graduated from Collingwood Collegiate Institute. Michael went on to graduate from the Funeral Service Education Program at Humber College receiving honors on his provincial board examinations in 1999 while also receiving the Mark MacAvoy Memorial Award as selected by his professorsMichael  has been featured in The Canadian Funeral Director, The Canadian Funeral News and The American Funeral Director Magazines as well as appearances on One on One, Georgian Bay Living and Daytime television talk shows and CBC Radio.,  

Jim Henderson, Funeral Director
Email: jim@fawcettfuneralhomes.com
Office Phone: 705-466-2108
Fax: 705-445-7542

Born and raised on the family farm in Stayner, Jim is somewhat of a hometown boy. The youngest of six children to Helen and the late Ian Henderson. After receiving a degree in music at Wilfred Laurier University, Jim returned home and started a career in food services. He returned to Humber College in 2002 and in 2004 received a diploma in Funeral Services and acquired his Funeral Director's License. While attending Humber College he received the S.C.I Funeral Services Award and the Great Lakes Funeral Services Award. Family is a great part of Jim's life, with four generations still living in the Georgian Bay area. Jim is the Managing Director of Fawcett Funeral Homes, Creemore Chapel.

Darren Cunliffe, Funeral Director
Email: darren@fawcettfuneralhomes.com
Website: www.fawcwettfuneralhomes.com

After a career in transportation the opportunity arose for Darren to embark on a childhood dream to become a funeral director. While studying Funeral Service Education at Humber College Darren won the Humphrey A.W. Miles memorial award and the Fabhaven award. Upon completion of his studies at Humber he completed his internship with Turner & Porter Funeral Directors of Toronto. After graduating from Humber and becoming a licensed Funeral Director he has worked in the greater Simcoe county area ever since. He feels very privileged to serve the families of Collingwood and Creemore and surrounding area. In his spare time Darren is very active in the Community as President of the Simcoe County Sliders Sledge Hockey club; which provides accessible sport for children from all over Simcoe County as well as other surrounding counties. He also assists on ice. Darren is also secretary of the Ontario Sledge Hockey Association. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with,and trying new things with his family.

Serving Collingwood, Creemore, and surrounding areas for over 150 years.

82 Pine Street
Collingwood, ON
L9Y 2N7
182 Mill Street
Creemore, ON
L0M 1G0
Phone: (705) 445-2651
Fax: (705) 445-7542
info@fawcettfuneralhomes.com