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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

Jerry Christensen

Jerry W Christensen

09/09/34 - 03/21/15

Jerry Wesley Christensen ... View full obituary

Sharon Knudsen

Sharon R Knudsen

01/16/38 - 03/12/15

On Thursday, March 12th, our sweet mother, Sharon Renae Jones Knudsen, 77, slipped peacefully from mortality after a long and ... View full obituary

Denise Meier

Denise C Meier

07/23/57 - 03/12/15

Denise “DC” Camille Meier Born July 23, 1957, passed away surrounded by loving family on March 12, 2015. Denise, born ... View full obituary

Roald Kverndal

Roald Kverndal

07/08/21 - 03/01/15

Roald Kverndal, the modern-day pioneer and trailblazer of global seafarers’ ministry, has passed on to be with his Redeemer after ... View full obituary

Jerry Downing

Jerry K Downing

11/23/31 - 02/25/15

Jerry passed away peacefully at the Bremerton Harrison Memorial Hospital where he received top notch care in the ICU & ... View full obituary

Mary Prentice

Mary J Prentice

06/07/50 - 02/24/15

Mary J. Prentice Was born on June 7, 1950 in Webster City, Iowa and died on February 24, 2015 in ... View full obituary

Margaret Eihlers

Margaret J Eihlers

09/23/19 - 02/23/15

Margaret J. Eilers Margaret J. Eilers passed away peacefully on February 23 at the age of 95. Margaret was born ... View full obituary

Marvin Osher

Marvin Osher

02/21/15

Marv Osher Age 69, passed away early Saturday at his home in Federal Way, Washington. His early years were spent ... View full obituary

Paul Smith

Paul B Smith

02/05/15

Paul B. Smith was born in April of 1918 on a farm near Farmer City, Illinois, almost a century ago. ... View full obituary

Harold Holton

Harold P Holton

06/10/38 - 02/02/15

Harold P. Holton was born on June 10, 1938 in Winter Haven, Florida and died on February 2, 2015 in ... View full obituary

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