Seasonal Events & Annual Memorials


These seasonal programs offer support during those times of the year that can often trigger more intense grief.


Rose Garden Memorial Ceremony

This 30-minute ceremony, followed by a reception, is a community-wide event to remember and honor those who have died.

It is held in the garden of the Gene & Irene Wockner Hospice Center on the EvergreenHealth Kirkland campus. 

Wednesday, July 17, 2019     6:30 – 8 p.m.

Please park in the East or Central parking garages adjacent to the Hospice Center.

For any questions, please call 425.899.1079.

View our video from a previous Rose Garden ceremony.


Hope for the Holidays

We will review general grief and loss reactions, and discuss additional challenges and complications experienced during the holiday season.

Gene & Irene Wockner Hospice Center
Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019   9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Space is limited; registration is requested.  Please call a bereavement coordinator at 425.899.1077. 


Night of Remembrance

This is a 30-minute secular gathering to acknowledge the season and honor those who have died.

Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018    6:30 – 7 p.m.

Space is limited. Please call to register.