Western Ontario Officiants


All of the Officiants on the following pages are registered under the Marriage Act here in Ontario and are certified to perform legal marriages.

 They are ready to assist you with your personalized non-denominational, spiritual, interfaith wedding ceremony on your special day.

Many of these Officiants will travel to perform ceremonies in other parts of the local region.


Rev. Shirley Lynn Martin Email


BSS Spiritual and Personal Development Coach

Peace Circle Facilitator, Advanced Energy Psychology Practitioner

Psychotherapist (OSP clinical member)

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Rev. Gabriel Etele 

Gabriel Etele holds a Bachelor's degree in Metaphysical Science,(B.Msc.) through the University of the International Metaphysical Ministry (IMM-U.S.A.).  He remains an active participant in Graduates in Action, also an active member of the Bancroft Centre for Awakening Spiritual Growth (Canada). He lives in Hamilton, Ontario Canada and ministers to the local and surrounding.

It is Gabriel’s vision to provide a ceremony that is unique to individual spiritual needs.  His professional, personal and flexible attitude is his approach that is based on a philosophy which honors all religions, spiritual paths, faiths and beliefs.

In addition to his Ministry,  Gabriel continues providing creative & management videography services in the video/audio production field.  He has over 35 years experience and background in business and creative audio/video skills .

Creative contributions include responsibilities for production management for a variety of TV productions ranging from; The Amazing Kreskin, CTV National News, Grand Old Country, Billy Graham crusades internationally, Hallmark Hall of Fame Specials, Miss Universe & USA and many, many more.

Current projects involve livestream recordings or live events in co-operation with Hawkeye films for various clients.

Visit website  www.cmniproductions.ca

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Rev. Marilyn Dion

Minister with the Bancroft Centre for Awakening Spiritual Growth 
Certified Life-Cycle Celebrant®
Serving Southwestern Ontario, Canada

Choose your date, choose your location and choose to have the most unique ceremony your guests have ever witnessed! Your life milestone celebration will reflect your wishes, traditions and beliefs woven into a distinctively designed commemoration. Mark your memories and special moments in a meaningful way that touches hearts.

Weaving words and finding the common thread through differences is something I love to do as a celebrant.  Discovering the essence of the people being recognized in ceremony and reflecting that to their community is a privilege and an honour. With your input, I will use my expertise to create a beautiful customized ceremony and officiate on your special day. I look forward to meeting with you to discuss how I can bring YOUR story to life.


Contact me by email: wovenwords@icloud.com

Rev. Marilyn Dion, Life Cycle Celebrant®  905.515.9285


Rev. Susan Dinsmore

Reverend Susan Dinsmore was born in London, Ontario and was raised in the village of Wheatley; on the shores of Lake Erie. Susan attended Conestoga College where she received her Business Administration and Marketing diploma in 1983. Susan and her husband Greg run a successful automotive business in Paris, Ontario where they have been happily residing throughout their 31 years of marriage. Together they have three wonderful children and four beautiful grand-daughters.

Reverend Dinsmore was born a humanitarian and has always helped others along the way. Throughout her life she has always turned to God, and would often pray and find spiritual sanctuary on the beach down the road from her childhood home. Ordained in December 2005 in the spiritual faith, she was trained in both mental and physical mediumship. Reverend Dinsmore has devoted her time and energy to many charitable and community initiatives. She has organized and participated in countless fundraisers to help families and individuals during times of need, she has also devoted numerous hours of personal time to help with hospice work, as well as she created and coordinated "Hope's Christmas Angel Bags" which helped over 350 underprivileged children receive Christmas gifts, both in Brantford and London areas.

Reverend Dinsmore is a gifted clairvoyant, clairaudient, clairsentient, healer and trance lecturer. She is also trained in numerology.
Reverend Dinsmore continually challenges herself to learn and seek new knowledge and spiritual growth. Recently Susan was re-ordained in November 2014 with the Bancroft Centre for Awakening Spiritual Growth. Her ordination ceremony was September 13th, 2015.

Reverend Susan Dinsmore is happy to perform your weddings, funerals, naming ceremonies (similar to a baptism) and any other services her gifts may help you with. Reverend Dinsmore is currently the head minister at East Hamilton Spiritual Church in Hamilton, Ontario.




Rev. Mary  C. Alderson  Email

Rev. Carole E Bartlett Email

Rev. Rosemary Christina Lee Email

Rev. Maureen Longland Email


Rev. Tara T Druzina Email


Rev. Frances Ceska Brennan  Email 

Rev. Christine Amy Lafazanos Email


Rev. Marco D'Andrea Email

Rev. Marilyn Dion Email

Rev. Gabriel Etele  Email

See above for more information on Rev Gabriel Etele

Rev. Kimberley Ross Gardner Email

Rev. Corinne Lye Email

Rev. Margaret Tiveron Email


Rev. Joan McDonald Email


Rev. Jacqueline Bowman Email

Rev. Nancy Ruth Cleaves Email


Rev. Bonita June Marie LeClair Email


Rev. Constance Diane Reynolds Email


Rev. June Marie Blackburn Email


Rev. Susan Dinsmore Email

See above for more information on Rev. Dinsmore


Rev. Lynda Averlea Van Casteren Email

Pointe Aux Roches/Lakeshore

Rev. Jamie Troy MacLean Email

Port Colborne

Rev. Julia Norris Email


Rev. Stephanie Day Email

St. Catharines

Rev. Natalie Espinosa Haig Email



Rev. Holly Shephard Email


Rev. Melissa Ann Horvath Email