Effective March 23, 2020, the Washougal Memorial Cemetery is reducing services in response to COVID 19:
All City offices are closed to walk-ins. For questions or to speak to a cemetery staff member to coordinate a full casket delivery only call 360-835-2662 x201.
The Cemetery is not accepting cremations for burial until further notice – please DO NOT bring urns to the cemetery for storage.
The Washougal Cemetery is accepting deliveries of caskets only. No services will be scheduled until further notice.
Funerals can be arranged after WA State restrictions are lifted.
The Washougal Memorial Cemetery, located at 3329 Q Street, provides the largest public burial grounds in Washougal, Washington.
The Sons of David Shepherd operated and maintained the earliest graves, known as the “Pioneer Cemetery” – now referred to as “Section A”. Management by Lodge Number 194 of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) reflected this name change and expanded the grounds to add “Section B”.
RESPONSIBILITIES FOR THE CEMETERY
Citizens successfully petitioned for the City of Washougal to assume ownership of the IOOF cemetery in December of 1944. To this day, the City of Washougal Clerk’s Office and Public Works Department perform all functions of management, development, and operations of the Washougal Memorial Cemetery. Offering five “open” sections for interment, two sections reserved for future development, and several burial options. The City of Washougal looks toward to meeting the needs of this community for generations to come.
Make Funeral Arrangements or Cemetery Transactions
Helping families with end of life decisions is our number one priority. Please call and make an appointment with one of our staff members so that we give you the best support during your time of need.
Cemetery Administrative Assistant
Public Works Procurement Specialist
If this is urgent and you do not receive a call back within two hours:
Interim Assistant Public Works Director
Washougal City Hall
For non-urgent planning, please fill out the form at the link below so that staff can better assist you. A staff member will reach out to you as soon as possible.