Northumberland Venues



Fallis-Shields Funeral Home believes in and promotes the celebration of life.  By keeping our facilities modest we are able to and promote working with local organizations in your community.  These venues are available to accomodate Celebration of Life Gatherings, Funerals and Receptions.

Our funeral planners will help you arrange any type of service you wish.  We will work with venues to provide these services locally.  We will arrange for a venue to hold a Celebration of Life, Funeral Service or Reception that is local and will save you money. In addition to our funeral home services, we will arrange for you:



Clergy or Funeral Celebrant

Hostess, Door greeter and Staff to accept and assist with memorial donations


Over the past several years we have worked with many families who have been more than pleased with the arrangements that we have provided  at approximatley half the cost of other funeral providers. 

Columbus Hall Cobourg

The Columbus Hall in Cobourg located at 232 Spencer Street East in Cobourg is available in conjunction with our memorial service packages.  We can arrange for this venue with a large seating capacity or a more intimate setting.  Offered are all the amenities to make a gathering comfortable and affordable.  Catering is available and can be arranged through Benson Funeral Home.  The hall offers a modern sound system, with projection capabilities coffee and tea service, tables and chairs.



Legion Village Cobourg

Legion Village is located at 111 Hibernia Street in Cobourg.  This venue is available to all Legion Village past and present members.  The Hall offers a newly rennovated reception room.  Air conditioned and wheelchair accesible.  It is a lovely hall located close to Cobourg's waterfront, perfect for the celebration of life.  Catering can be arranged through Benson Funeral Home. 


Cobourg Lions Community Centre

The Lions Centre in Cobourg is also another perfect venue to gather.   The air conditioned modern facilities is located 157 Elgin Street East in Cobourg. Catering can be arranged through Benson Funeral Home.


Cobourg Best Western



Located just off the 401 at Burnham Street in Cobourg, this venue provides the perfect opportinuty to hold a gathering while offering convenient accomodations to out of town guests.  Benson Funeral Home will arrange all of the details to hold a memorial gathering at this location. 




We are please to arrange the catering for your gathering. Simply tell us what it is you need and we will look after the organization and details.  We believe that putting money back into your community is important.  We will arrange and work with local church groups, organizations, service clubs and local businesses that will provide catering to any of the above mentioned venues.