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
Kendra has been serving families through funeral service since 2001. After living in San Francisco, California, for many years, she attended the College of Mortuary Science where she received her Associate of Science degree.
Kendra is now a resident of Seattle and is a valuable member of our team. She enjoys meeting people in her community and assisting them with creative services to honor and cherish their family and friends.
This site is provided as a service of SCI Shared Resources, LLC. The Dignity Memorial brand name is used to identify a network of licensed funeral, cremation and cemetery providers that include affiliates of Service Corporation International, 1929 Allen Parkway, Houston, Texas. With over 2,000 locations, Dignity Memorial providers proudly serve over 375,000 families a year.