Mission, Vision, Values

Mission, Vision, Values


PEOPLE’S MEMORIAL Association, a Washington State nonprofit that promotes consumer choice for end-of-life arrangements.


A future where all of us have information about and access to death care options that reflect our personal values and resources.



Serve the residents of Washington State with dignity and care.  Honor the diversity of those we serve.


Seek to understand the circumstances and needs of families at time of loss.  Provide Professional services that are appropriate, supportive and caring.


Effect positive change to benefit funeral consumers with accessible, efficient and quality services.


Work together with consumers, industry and government to strengthen the rights and expand the choices for end-of-life.


Lead and be a voice for the rights and needs of all funeral consumers.


Conserve resources and respect the environment to ensure affordability and long-term viability.


Maintain the highest standards.  Be democratic, transparent and accountable in all aspects of our operations

  • 2014 Annual Meeting

    Please join us on Saturday, April 12, 2014 for our Annual Meeting. We’ll be celebrating the 75th Anniversary of People’s Memorial Association.
    Location is University Unitarian Church, 6556 35th Ave NE, Seattle WA 98115 from 9:30-11:30 am.

  • Contact People’s Memorial Association

    The staff of People's Memorial Association may be reached Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm

    Phone: 206-325-0489

    Fax: 206-529-3801

    Email: info@peoplesmemorial.org

    To report a death:
    Please contact the contracted funeral home of your choice directly
    Call 1-888-762-2762
    (1-888-PMA-2PMA) for a menu of our contracted funeral homes.