Memorials & Funerals

Funerals and Memorial Services

The pastoral staff of the church conducts funerals and memorial services for members and friends of the congregation.  Please contact Senior Minister Kelly Brill at

The church family reaches out in care to those who are experiencing the grief journey. If you would like more information about counseling, Stephen Ministry or grief support groups, please contact Senior Minister Kelly Brill at or Parish Nurse Cheryl Updegraff at

Church members and friends are strongly encouraged to plan their funerals/memorial services ahead of time; it is of great help to the family. You may download our Funeral Planning Form here.

Memorial Garden

Avon Lake UCC has a memorial garden where ashes are distributed.  It is located adjacent to the rear park ing lot south of our buildings.  Download our Memorial Garden Guidelines here.

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