Memorial Coordinator

Position Identification

  • Title:                  Memorial Coordinator
  • Department:     Pastoral Care
  • Reports to:        Pastoral Care Associate
  • Classification:   Stipend

Position Summary

To support and encourage families as they plan memorial services at Creekside Christian Church.


  • The Pastoral Care Administrator will contact the Memorial Coordinator with the contact information to schedule the first planning meeting.
  • Contact family to discuss potential dates and times for Memorial Service and set up a time to conduct an Intake Meeting.
  • Contact Pastoral Care Administrator to confirm the date and time of the service.
  • Connect with Pastoral Care Administrator to reserve dates and times for Memorial Service.
  • Conduct the Intake Meeting with a family member using the Creekside Memorial Guide to give helpful information and come alongside to provide a Memorial service.
  • Collaborate with other departments to secure support staff as needed.
  • Confirm Officiant who will be assigned to perform the service.
  • Follow up calls to the family as needed.
  • Prepare for Memorial Service.
  • Be available on the day of Memorial service to help with any questions or concerns as needed.


  • Compassionate and detail oriented.
  • Collaborative.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • High relational intelligence.
  • Flexible and engaging.
  • Able to begin each meeting with prayer.

 Additional Information

  • Must be a member or regular attendee of Creekside Christian Church.
  • Must be committed to a growing relationship with Jesus.
  • Attend a monthly Pastoral Care Team Meeting.
  • Memorial service planning may require two meetings with family members to finalize the memorial service details.

Stipend: $75.00 per memorial