OUR COVID-19 RESPONSE


Although our doors may be locked, we at J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, are still here to serve you and our community throughout these uncertain times. Should you need our assistance, please call 902-477-5601. Our office hours remain the same.

Due to new COVID restrictions we will be asking screening questions upon entry, along with collecting contact information. Please understand that we may have to limit the number of people in our building due to the 5 person limitation that is set starting November 26.

Should you require information or assistance with Funeral Pre-arrangements, please note that this can still be done, via phone and/or email.

Here are the new restrictions:
-the gathering limit in public is five (or up to the number of members of an immediate family in a household)
-mandatory masking now applies to common areas of multi-unit residential buildings, such as apartment buildings and condos
-restaurants and licensed establishments are closed for in-person dining but may provide take-out or delivery
-retail stores must restrict shoppers and staff to 25 per cent or less of allowable capacity
-wineries, distilleries and breweries cannot hold tastings or in-person dining and must follow retail rules in their stores (delivery and curbside pickup allowed)
-organized sports, recreational, athletic, arts and cultural activities, faith-based activities are paused
-profit and non-profit fitness and recreational facilities closed
-libraries and museums are closed, including the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
-the casino and First Nations gaming establishments are closed
-stronger enforcement of illegal gatherings, including ticketing of all attendees (total fine of $1,000)

Welcome to J. Albert Walker Funeral Home

For more than 50 years J. Albert Walker Funeral Home has had the privilege of serving the families of Spryfield and the greater Halifax community. We are honoured that you have placed your trust in us in the past and we work everyday to ensure that we continue to earn that trust for the future. 

Welcome to our home on the internet. As we do when you come through our front door we try to anticipate your needs when you visit us here.  On this site you will find the details of our current services and have the opportunity to sign the family's guest book or pledge a memorial donation.

Also included is some information on pre-planning funerals and assistance for the grieving. We've even provided maps and directions to help you find us. All of this and more is just a click away.

We hope you find this helpful and we invite your comments.