Memorials

JCPRD memorials allow patrons an opportunity to celebrate a loved one’s life, accomplishments or memory in a beautiful, natural setting. Memorials are also available for pets.

Memorial Tree & Rosebush Program - $500

Contributions to the Memorial Tree and Rosebush Program can be made for acquisition, planting and maintenance of trees in a variety of JCPRD parks, golf courses and recreation facilities. Rosebush contributions benefit the Helen S Cuddy Memorial Rose Garden in Antioch Park. 

An engraved bronze nameplate will be installed on the donor’s choice of memorial plaques, currently available in Antioch, Heritage and Shawnee Mission parks, and Tomahawk Hills Golf Course.

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Memorial Benches & Bench Plaques - $1,000

Donors may request a Memorial Bench be placed in a JCPRD park, golf course, or recreation facility. Two bench styles are available: the contour bench, with backrest, and the trailside bench, seat only, no backrest. Installation and maintenance of both are included in the price of each. 

An engraved bronze bench plaque, with the name and a brief message relating to the person or pet being memorialized, will be installed onto the selected bench (on the backrest of the contour style and seat of the trailside). JCPRD will repair or replace any damaged or broken bench or Bench Plaque at no additional cost to donor.

Acknowledgement of Donation

At donor’s request, an acknowledgement letter will be sent to donor, honoree (if a living memorial), or the family of the person being memorialized.

Orders & Payment*

To request a memorial, please review the Memorial Program Brochure (PDF) and submit the Memorial Designation Form (PDF) with payment to the Parks and Golf Courses (PGC) Division.

Accepted Forms of Payment

Cash, credit cards and checks are accepted.

Cash payments should be delivered in person (please do not mail cash) to obtain a receipt.

Credit card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover) payments can be processed by phone by calling (913) 826-3438 or in person.

Check payments should be made out to Johnson County Park & Recreation District or JCPRD and delivered to the JCPRD Administration Building inside Shawnee Mission Park or mailed to:
JCPRD/PGC Division
7900 Renner Road
Lenexa, KS 66219

*Prices are subject to change.

Contact Information

For current pricing or more information, email Cindy Lawrence or call (913) 826-3438.