Seasonal Events & Annual Memorials

Seasonal programs are offered for support during those times of the year that can often trigger more intense grief. Special focus programs target a specific type of loss.

Rose Garden Memorial Ceremony

Families and friends are invited to this 30-minute ceremony, followed by a reception, to remember and honor their loved ones who have died.

This is a community wide event and is held in the garden of the Gene & Irene Wockner Hospice Center on the EvergreenHealth Kirkland campus. The ceremony is held rain or shine with accommodations made for changes in the weather.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 
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

Seasons of Hope 

The annual Seasons of Hope Fundraising Luncheon supports hospice and palliative care services at EvergreenHealth. 

Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018
Registration opens at 11:30, program begins at noon

For more information please contact Meg Powers in the EvergreenHealth Foundation office at 425.899.1906 or

Hope for the Holidays

We will review general grief and loss reactions and then offer information and support on how to prepare for the holiday season.

Gene & Irene Wockner Hospice Center
Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018   1-4 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 12, 2018   9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Preregistration is requested.  Space is limited.  Please call a Bereavement Coordinator at 425.899.1077.