Greenwood Memorial Park & Funeral Home

350 Monroe Ave Ne Renton, WA 98056

Associates

  • Jess Ann Wakefield

    Manager

    Serving as our location manager, Jess Wakefield has provided peace and comfort to families of the greater Seattle area since the late 2000s. Born and half raised throughout California, Jess moved with her family to the Seattle area in the summer of 1996.

    Jess earned her degree in mortuary science from Lake Washington Institute of Technology after completing her bachelor's in environmental sciences and pre-law.

    As a strong believer in continuing education, she is always looking for new things to learn or ways to teach others and in pursuit of her MBA. She is a member of the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice, the Lake Washington Institute of Technology Funeral Services Advisory Board, and is an active member in her own community. She is also an executive board member for the Washington State Funeral Directors Association and serves on the Public Relations Team, Government Liaison Team and the Bill Martin Scholarship committees.

    Jess enjoys the outdoors whether running half marathons, hiking, going to the beach or playing soccer. She also likes to spend her time watching movies with her husband.

  • Kendra C Baughn

    Funeral Director

    Kendra has been serving families since 2001. She went to the College of Mortuary Science in San Francisco, California, where she received her Associates of Science Degree, after living there for several years. Kendra is now a resident of Seattle and enjoys meeting people in her community and assisting them with the creative ways that families honor and cherish the members of their family and friends with services here at Sunset Hills Funeral Home.