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Thank you for the taking the time to visit our website. We are pleased to announce that our funeral home once again received a 100% customer satisfaction rating from the Puget Sound Consumers' Checkbook, which is a national non-profit consumer and information resource. The 100% rating is the highest among the 43 funeral homes surveyed in Pierce, King, Snohomish and Kitsap Counties. For the entire survey please go to www.checkbook.org

Curnow Funeral Home & Cremation Service (formerly Funeral Alternatives of WA.) is a locally owned and operated funeral care provider dedicated to providing quality service at a reasonable price.

Our crematory offers the most modern cremation equipment available within the funeral industry. This will insure that the families we serve receive the highest quality of service and care possible.

Having our own crematory allows us to keep our cremation fees amongst the lowest in Western Washington. We would invite anyone or groups that would like to tour our crematory facility to contact us to arrange a time to do so.

If you have questions or would like information please call us at anytime at 253-863-2800 or 425-746-8888 as we are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Sumner address: 1504 Main St. Sumner, WA. 98390. Bellevue address: 14205 S.E. 36th St. #100 Bellevue, WA. 98006.


Thank you, 

Brian Curnow


"Show me the manner in which a nation cares for its dead and I will measure with mathematical exactness the tender mercies of its people, their respect for the laws of the land, and their loyalty to high ideals."

Sir William Gladstone

John Forgey

John F Forgey

12/03/55 - 07/17/15

The Life of John Franklin Forgey ... View full obituary

Lewis Barnes

Lewis R Barnes

05/17/32 - 07/15/15

LEWIS RIVIERE BARNES Written by the most amazing friend one could ever hope to have, Allen V. Creten ... View full obituary

Gloria Riedner

Gloria J Riedner

02/20/47 - 07/10/15

Gloria Jean Riedner, 68 of Edgewood WA, passed away July 10, 2015 at her home with her family by her ... View full obituary

Rhonda Kilpatrick

Rhonda J Kilpatrick

07/11/56 - 07/05/15

1956 - 2015 Rhonda Jean Kilpatrick, was born and passed away in the same summer month of July. She was ... View full obituary

Sarah Skinner

Sarah Skinner

10/09/19 - 07/04/15

Sarah Skinner of Mercer Island WA was born Oct. 9, 1919 and died July 4, 2015 in her home of ... View full obituary

Andrew Fawver

Andrew Fawver

03/26/85 - 06/28/15

Andrew was born in Puyallup, WA at Good Samaritan Hospital. ... View full obituary

Dorothy (Dotty) Mullins

Dorothy (Dotty) A Mullins

10/26/50 - 06/20/15

Dorothy (Dotty) Ann Mullins, 64, of Lacey, Washington, passed away unexpectedly at Providence St. Peter's Hospital in Olympia, Washington, on ... View full obituary

Donald Schnoor

Donald M Schnoor

11/13/40 - 06/11/15

Donald (Don) Milton Schnoor passed away on June 11, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. ... View full obituary

Scarlett Ochoa

Scarlett O Ochoa

02/09/15 - 06/09/15

Scarlett Olivia Ochoa, age 4 months, passed into the arms of Jesus on June 9, 2015, surrounded by her loving ... View full obituary

John Yurkanin

John J Yurkanin

01/24/38 - 06/04/15

John (Jack) J. Yurkanin was born January 24, 1938, in the coal mining community of Winton, PA. He often spoke ... View full obituary

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