Celebrating the Lives of Our Loved Ones


We're Here to Help

When planning a service to celebrate the life of your loved one, we’re here to walk with and support you.

If you’re considering holding a memorial at University Presbyterian Church, or if you wish to speak with someone who can offer care and compassion during this difficult time, please call our Congregational Care team at 206.524.7301.

Plan a Memorial at UPC

To get started, download our Memorial Planning Booklet.

If you’re having UPC create bulletins for the memorial, please download and fill out the Bulletin Worksheet, then send it by email.

Solid Rock Memorial Garden

The Solid Rock Memorial Garden provides a beautiful, enclosed space for gathering, fellowship, and remembrance.

Located at 47th Ave and 16th Ave NE, the garden includes an above-ground vault with spaces where ashes can be safely interred and spaces for memorial plaques.

Gifts and Interment

To learn more about tax-deductible gifts and the purchase of interment rights (not tax-deductible), please email

Upcoming Memorial Services

Join us in celebrating the lives of beloved individuals from our community by sending a sympathy card to the family. Simply mail your card to UPC, and we’ll forward it to the family.

Jane Shipe Memorial Service

A service of celebration and remembrance of the life of Jane Shipe will be on Sunday, June 2, at 2:30pm in the Sanctuary.

Per Bolang Memorial Service

Our condolences to the family and friends of Per Bolang who went to be with the Lord on May 7.  A service of celebration and remembrance will be Thursday, June…