Washburn-McReavy


                       Five generations proudly serving the Twin Cities with distinct
                                   Funeral & Cremation Services for over 159 years.

No matter which location or service you choose, you will always find an exceptional level of professionalism and care.  Our staff is knowledgeable in funeral, cremation, burial and preplanning services and are always willing to assist you with any questions or concerns.  Our experience, coupled with our perspective on the importance of ceremony, will help you discover ways to pay tribute. Whether traditional or unique, these tributes allow us to love, laugh, and live well again.

Testimonials

  • Everything was perfect from the preperation through to final resting place at the cemetery. Many of those who attended the service said they would want one just like this at the chapel.
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    ~Janet
  • This is the 3rd experience with you in the past six years. The director listened to my concerns and made sure things went smoothly.
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    ~Kathleen
  • You took care of both of my parents with their pre-planning and their funerals. Excellent & very professional! Thank You!
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    ~Pat
  • We made an appointment with a pre-planner and she came to our home; explained everything and we planned our funeral. It was the best thing we could do; it made it so much easier at our time of sorrow. We are pleased with everything! Thanks for everything!
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    ~Camille
  • Your helpfulness, keeping in touch, your goodwill toward my consideration of what to do. Your assistance of helping me, for this was my first time making funeral arrangments.
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    ~Betty
  • We expected quality service and we received it! Thank you very much!
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    ~Maurice
  • The entire family appreciated all of your services and compassion. It made a difficult time more bearable.
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    ~Mary
  • I want to thank you for the wonderful treatment we got. Everyone went out of their way in a time that is hard for us. Even now I get wonderful treatment when I have stopped by.
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    ~Irene
  • Washburn-McReavy is like family in a time of grief.
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    ~Todd
  • The directors advice with decision making and with the obituary was invaluable. We also felt very comfortable and supported in your attractive facility. Thank you very much for everything.
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    ~Jeanine

Our Community Events

  • Dawn Valley Memorial Park and Funeral Chapel Memorial Day Weekend
    Saturday, May 28, 2016

    MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND OPEN HOUSE Saturday, May 28: 9 AM - 3 PM Sunday, May 29: 11 AM - 3 PM Memorial Day, Monday, May 30: 9 AM - 4 PM Fresh seasonal floral bouquets available for purchase during the Memorial Day weekend. MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE Monday, May 30, 2016: 11 AM (rain or shine) Bring lawn chairs or a blanket. Refreshments served inside the chapel all weekend. Co-sponsored by Earl C. Hill American Legion Post 550 & Everett McClay Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1296 Please click on PDFs for more details. Read more

  • Hillside Cemetery & Funeral Chapel Memorial Day Weekend
    Monday, May 30, 2016

    We invite you to attend our Memorial Day weekend special events. SPECIAL WEEKEND CEMETERY OFFICE HOURS Saturday, May 28: 8:30 AM - 3 PM Sunday, May 29: 10 AM - 3 PM Monday, May 30: 8:30 AM - 3 PM Fresh floral bouquets will be available throughout the weekend at our outdoor flower tent. MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE & OPEN HOUSE Our annual Memorial Day service is Monday, May 30 at 10 AM, with refreshments following. Our speaker will be George A. Lancaster, 2nd Lt. USMC (Ret.), recipient of the Bronze Star Medal, Navy Commendation Medal, and Purple Heart. Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 470 Color Guard & Firing Detail with trumpeter Harry Reiner. Officiant will be Dave Halstensgard. Special music by Minnesota Brassworks, Marilyn Jenson & Cindy Reents. Everyone is cordially invited to visit the funeral chapel following the service where refreshments will be served. Please click on PDF for more details. Read more

  • Glen Haven Memorial Gardens & Funeral Chapel Memorial Day Service
    Monday, May 30, 2016

    MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE & OPEN HOUSE Our annual Memorial Day service is Monday, May 30 at 1 PM, with refreshments following. Our speaker will be George A. Lancaster, 2nd Lt. USMC (Ret.), recipient of the Bronze Star Medal, Navy Commendation Medal, and Purple Heart. Special music by Minnesota Brassworks and Arlys Krauter. Officiant is Rev. Dr. Randy K. Taber of Olivet United Methodist Church. Honor Guard & Firing Squad provided by Charles Knaeble VFW Post 494 Crystal. Flanders Field by Lisa Sundberg, Auxiliary President, VFW Post 494. Beyond the Yellow Ribbon by Julie Deshler, City Council Member, City of Crystal. Everyone is cordially invited to visit our Reception Center where refreshments will be served. Please click on PDF for more details. Read more

It was so very comforting to receive a phone call the morning after my husband's death and to know someone was there to walk us through the whole process. Thank you.

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