Tahoma National Cemetery, Kent

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Tahoma National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery in the city of Kent, in King County, Washington. It encompasses 158.3 acres (64.1 ha), and as of the end of 2008, had 23,479 interments compared to 15,924 interments in 2005. Administered by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, it is the only national cemetery in the state of Washington. It is located adjacent to Tahoma High School.
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  • Although my father was cremated, it is still exquisite to see his military plaque at the cemetery, and good to go visit.  more »
  • I have been to (too) many services at Tahoma National and I have always been impressed with the organization and efficiency of the staff and volunteers to manage multiple events simultaneously. It is....  more »
  • Highly dissatisfied. My brother and sister in law drove from Wenatchee and I drove from Portland to place my Mom's ashes with my Dad's in a niche, and I left Portland 4 hours early for what was supposed to be a 2 hour 45 minute drive. I was 6 minutes late and the person who opened and closed the niche was lovely. The other person however made it a point to keep telling us how busy he was, hurry up, he's so busy... Wow. Talk about being disrespectful to a family who just lost their mom. He should not be working there if he doesn't have time to be kind to a bereaved family.
  • The visitation hours are great. They have an on-site grave locator, and the place is well kept. It's also not hard to find the locations of the grave sites you're looking for.

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