DeathCon2019 - Save the Date!
to Aug 16

DeathCon2019 - Save the Date!


August 14th, 15th and 16th

Register today and book your rooms now for DeathCon 2019! Held at Icicle Village Inn and Resort in beautiful Leavenworth, WA!

Register to Attend Now! Click here for the Schedule!


Mark your calendar and book your rooms now for DeathCon 2019 to be held at Icicle Village Inn and Resort - 505 US-2, 505 US-2 Leavenworth, WA 98826 in beautiful Leavenworth, WA!

Use #DeathCon 2019 for special group rate.


Golf Tournament on Wednesday August 14th at 10:00 am!
Modified start with prizes for ‘Closest to the Pin’ men/women and ‘Longest Drive’ men/women.

Cost is 95.00 per player and includes lunch. 

Not a golfer? Sign up for a day hike with Quiring President/General Manager, Jon Reece, and his wife Kathy. Or, head in to town for shopping, wine tasting & enjoying beautiful downtown Leavenworth. 

Join us on the patio Wednesday night for Supplier Night! Complete with Happy Hour and 18-hole miniature golf with supplier sponsored prizes/gifts.

This year’s event will be hosting;

  • Undertaking the Podcast; streaming live throughout the event.

  • Lisa Meehan from Lake Washington will also be presenting.

  • Eli Stromer is joining us to discuss Alkaline Hydrolysis.

  • Also presenting is Emily Albrecht, Funeral Litigation Attorney

  • Presentations for both cemetery and funeral homes from Doug Flin of CPRA.

  • Mark Wagar and Erica Minton with Washington State Department of Labor and Industries will also be presenting for both cemetery and funeral home tracks.

  • Closing banquet to be held Friday night with key note speaker, John Herrington.

WCCFA/WFSDA Member - $395
WCCFA/WSFDA Member + Golf - $490
Non-Member - $495
Non-Member + Golf - $590 
Visit the WSFDA website for additional information on special discounts, single day or golf only rates, vendor and sponsor opportunities!

Attendees, Vendors, Sponsors, Golfers - Click here to register to attend!

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8:00 AM08:00

WCCFA's 26th Annual Spring Conference

Thank you for joining us at our 26th Annual Spring Conference! "How to Thrive Where Death and Innovation Meet"

Did you attend the conference and want your CEU Certificate? Great! Click here to complete the evaluation survey. Our Joint Conference qualified for 4.45 CEU's. Complete the survey, and your certificate will then be emailed to you.

WCCFA values excellence, and we’d like to hear your thoughts and ways to improve. Please complete our evaluation survey by clicking here.

Again, thank you for your participation!

Thank you to our Event Sponsors:

Thank you to our Morning and Afternoon Break Sponsor:

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to Aug 17

2018 Annual Fall Conference

WCCFA & WSFDA Annual Fall Conference!

"Reach in, Reach out!"
Thursday, August 16 - Friday, August 17, 2018!

Join Your Fellow Members and Peers to learn about Self Care, Team Building & Community Outreach!
Our popular joint Fall Conference is designed to provide practical and timely educational information for the death care profession in sound,
10 am:  Golf Tournament at Tumwater Valley Golf Course - 4611 Tumwater Valley Dr SE, Tumwater, WA 98501. Click here to reserve your spot to play and sponsor!

6:00 pm:  Supplier Social Welcome Reception

Thursday, August 16th:
8:00 am:  Welcome, Breakfast and Visit the Exhibitors
8:30 am:  Education Sessions
4:00 pm:  Happy Hour Social

Friday, August 17th:
8:00 am:   Breakfast & Visit the Exhibitors
8:30 am:   Education Sessions
12:00 pm: Prizes and Adjournment

Click Here for fees and to register to attend today!
Click Here for Agenda


Sponsorship Opportunities! Get your company in front of our members!
We are offering unique sponsorship packages that allow your company to be a part of the Conference. This event will expose your company and services to a great group of Cemetery, Funeral, and Cremation Professionals!

Our Event Sponsor!

Our Event Sponsor!

*  Exhibit table to show off your products and services
*  Company featured at the Sponsor Social
*  Included in Conference communications & materials
*  Logo and company description in the Program!

Click here to secure your sponsorship today! 


Conference Location and Accommodations: Great Wolf Lodge
20500 Old Highway 99 SW, Centralia, WA 98531. Click here for directions.

Ready to book your room? Use group code: 1808WACCFA. You can either call the front desk at 1-866-941-9653 and use the code to reserve or book online and use the code in the promotion code box.


Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor: 

Thank you to our Event Sponsor:

Thank you to our Coffee and Break Sponsors: 

Thank you to our Breakfast Sponsors:


Thank you to our Lunch Sponsors:

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3:00 PM15:00

June Social Education Hour

WCCFA's June 13th Social Education Hour!
Compassion Fatigue: Reclaim the Joy of Caring

Join Us! Wednesday, June 13th from 3:00pm - 5:00pm
After Hours Social 5:00-6:00 (Drinks & Appetizers Provided)

Hosted by Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory - 508 North Government Way Spokane, WA 99224. 2 CEU's credits available.

Space is limited! To reserve your seat call: 509-838-8900.

As Care Professionals, You Most Likely Joined the Field with The Intent To Help Others. However, As You Work To Meet Your Families Critical Needs In And Day Out, You May Find It Difficult At Times To Maintain A Healthy Balance In Your Own Life.

*Learn what causes compassion fatigue and burnout.
*Identify personal risk factors & symptoms.
*Recognize the professional and personal impacts of compassion fatigue.
*Identify the challenges of preventing compassion fatigue and the skills to help minimize burnout.

Thank you to our event sponsors:



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7:30 AM07:30

2018 Spring Conference

WCCFA's 25th Annual Spring Conference!

"From The Inside Out: The Internal Customer"
Join Us March 21st, 2018!

Our 25th annual spring conference focuses on "From The Inside Out: The Internal Customer"! This conference is designed to provide practical and timely education and information for members of the death care profession. 

Who Are YOUR Internal Customers?

  • Internal Customers are the people who work for your organization and;
  • They depend on you and the work you do in order to complete their own tasks
  • Employees, team members, colleagues, etc...

Click here for the Agenda!

Click here for the Speaker Bio's!   

Registration is Open!
WCCFA Members - Only $99
Non-Members - Only $159
Students - Only $50
Click here to register for your discounted rate today!

Exhibitor Registration is Open!
Registration includes (2) two representatives (all meals and sessions included), a 6' table with 2 chairs and electricity for only $250! Additional representatives $75.
Click here to secure your exhibitor table today!

       Event Sponsor!

      Event Sponsor!

Event Sponsor!

Event Sponsor!

Sponsorships Available:
Get your company in front of our attendees! Sponsorships are limited secure yours today! Includes: Your logo and recognition on our website, conference email communications, quarterly newsletter, on-site signage and agenda recognition.
Click here to secure your sponsorship today!

Event Sponsor!

Event Sponsor!

Location and Accommodations:
Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle Bellevue
3225 158th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA 98008.
Click here for directions.
Group block rate ends on March 6th! Reserve your discounted room rate early with our group code: X03!

We encourage you to reserve your accommodations early to receive your discounted room rate of $169.00! Reference WCCFA 2018 or code X03 & call (425) 644-2500 OR click here to book online directly. Deadline for the room block is February 28th!

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5:30 PM17:30

November Social Education Hour

Dear WCCFA Member,

We hope you will mark your calendar, and plan on joining fellow members at our upcoming November 28th Social Education Hour!

Date: Tuesday, November 28th
Time: 5:30 - 7:30pm
Location: Evergreen Washelli, 11111 Aurora Ave. North Seattle, WA 98133
CE Credits: 1.5 CE Credits offered!
Cost: $30 (includes light meal)

Speaker lineup with be forthcoming soon!

Click here to register to attend!

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to Aug 19

Annual Fall Conference

  • Northern Quest Casino and Resort (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Annual Joint Conference
August 17-19, 2017


Hotel Accommodations:
The Northern Quest Casino and Hotel is SOLD OUT for the night of the 18th.
Click here for a list of nearby hotels with contact information.

Click here for Sponsorship Opportunities available!

Suppliers! Click here for cost and registration information!
Registration includes full admission for one (1) supplier representative to exhibit space, supplier hosted welcome reception and the conference general sessions and meals. Does not include golf, tickets to the baseball event or the wine tasting.

Members & Non-Member Firm! Click here to register today!
Registration includes one (1) full registration to all convention meetings; exhibits; convention meals and continuing educational credits. Does not include golf, tickets to the baseball event or the wine tasting.

Click here for the complete Convention Schedule!

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