Donors and Sponsors


Seattle Healing Arts

Seattle First Baptist Church

Acacia/Dignity Memorial

The Episcopal Diocese of Olympia


Judy Pigott (Personal Safety Nets)

With a Little Help


$1,001 – $4,999 DONORS:

Holly Boone

Louis Hafermehl

Floyd Jones

Harriet Platts

Michael A. Ramey

Jane Spalding



Mercer Island Rotary Club

Foss Home and Village

John Eric Rolfstad

Fred Davis and Harriet Platts

Chris and Martha Thompson

Rev. Debra Jarvis & Dr. Wes Van Voorhis

Sound Associates

Jennifer Kropack

$501 – $1,000 DONORS:

Elsa Bowman

Jay and Sara Bremyer

Stephen Carstens

Beverly Coco

Roy Hamrick

Vince Larkin

John and Christi Mahon


                  $251 – $500 DONORS

Lynn Behar

Nancy Blasé

Frederick Davis

Dee Dickinson

Mary Montgomery

People’s Memorial Association

A.J. Rathbun

Tyler Thompson

                   UP TO $250 DONORS

Carol Abrahamson

Laurie Adams

Germaine Annibale

Geraldine Armbruster

Karen Balkin

Ellen Banner

Eleanor Beaton

Sara Billey

Rosemary Blakemore

Janis Blauer-Chima

Mary Burke

Monte Burke

Shelley Burns

Nathaniel Caminos

Marilyn Cass

Anne Cassidy

Geoffrey Cole

Rebecca Crichton

Gary Davis

Joy DeMaranville

Elizabeth DeRooy

Janice Dilworth

Judy Ditmer

Patricia Doheny

Kristi Dutcher

Lee Ehrheart

Janice Eng

Shane Farmer

Katherine Figel

Catherine Fransson

Ann Friedrichsen

Joy Fry

John Gaudin

Kathy Gehl

Henry Gier

Sally Jo Gilbert de Vargas

Dori Gillam

Susan Given-Seymour

Judith Gordon

Carla Granat

Matt Grover

Laurel Harmon

Debera Harrell

Beda Herbison

Jack Hilovsky

David Hirning

Judith Hirning

Shawna Holman

Jeremy Holt

Beth Hutzler

Ann Imse

W. Griggs Irving

Annie Jacobsen

Lawrence Jacobson

Elizabeth Jones

Jennifer Jones

Cecily KaplanColleen Keilbart

Judith Kimmerer

Ann Lawrence

Anson Laytner

Michelle LeSourd

Judith Lightfoot

Emily Linderman

Robert Lux

Kathryn MacElveen

Carin Mack

Joan Mackie

Heidi Malcomson

Anita Mammoser

David Marshall

Darrell and Jacquelyn Marshall

Elizabeth Marshall

Lydia Marshall

James Marshall-Ward

John McCoy

Madelyn Mincks

Roberta Mondares

Sterling Morris

Deanna Murray

Michael Nelson

Carol Nicholson

Nancy Niedzielski

Timothy O’Brien

Melinda Papen

Kathy Ponto

Mary Pope

Ann Potts

Thomas Rail

Shirley Robertson

Carolyn Rodenburg

Nada Ronning

Dan Rowe

Julie Rubinstein

Barbara Selig

Phyllis Shacter

Leslie Shankman

Dianne Shiner

Audrey Shreve

Jessica Sklar

David Sklenar

Drew Smith

Stephen Smith

Rebecca Staffel

Deb Stamey

Jane Taylor

John Thompson

Deborah Vanderhei

JL Viniko

Judith Waller

Paul Werner

Loren and Kay Zook


Donations are still needed for film distribution, operations expenses, and screenings/group sponsorships. For quick donations use the “Donate” button below.

Or, make checks out to “Allied Arts Foundation” and mail to: Speaking of Dying 130 NE 95th St. A-108 Seattle, WA 98115

The Film and Beyond

Upcoming Screenings


Saturday, April 29th

Special screening to celebrate 2nd Anniversary of the film, followed by Q&A with the director, producer and people featured in the film. Cocktail party with music, appetizers, raffle, presentation, book signing and more.

Time: 4 p.m. screening; 5 p.m. party

Location: Seattle First Baptist Church, 1111 Harvard Ave.

Contact us for more info.

Thursday, April 13th

Screening at the Washington State Department of Health, Olympia and Kent. Open to all Department of Health employees.

Time: 11 a.m.


Wednesday, May 3

Join us for a screening of the film and Q&A; open to the public.

Time: 7-8:30 p.m.
Location: St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Parish Hall, 111 N.E. 80th St.


Tuesday, May 16th

Free screening of the film. Signups for End-of-Life Planning Groups will be held after the meeting.

Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Cancer Lifeline, 6522 Fremont Ave. N., Seattle


DVDs of the film are available at all screenings for a donation of $20.