Committed to promoting the Order of Christian Funerals and the tradition of Catholic Burial in Catholic Cemeteries.
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Registration Now Open

2023/01/23 04:00:00

The Catholic Cemetery and Funeral Services of the West’s Annual Conference and Supplier Face-to-FaceTime offers a collaborative, close-knit environment in which those who serve families at Catholic cemeteries and funeral homes, can connect, share, learn and grow. Together let’s meet to explore new ideas, innovative cemetery & funeral home practices, grow our leadership skills and strengthen our ministries.

Register before 12/15/22 to be entered to win two 1-Day Passes to Disneyland

Attendee Registration

(Arch)diocese, Cemetery or Funeral Home Members
$550* For Member* Primary Attendee | Additional Attendees Extra

*Early bird rate, after 12/15/22 price increases to $625

Your all access registration includes:

  • Monday Welcome Reception
  • Breakfast | Lunch on Tuesday & Wednesday
  • Wednesday Tour of the Christ Cathedral Memorial Gardens
  • Wednesday Evening Mass at The Chapel in the Sky 
  • Wednesday Closing Reception at the Christ Cathedral
  • Supplier swag bag
  • Two days of high quality speakers and networking!

*Non-members: please email admin@ccfwest.org to inquire about membership & registration bundles!

One-day passes also available at registration

Download and Print Registration Packet

Supplier Registration

Cemetery or Funeral Home Providers
$795* For Primary Supplier Member* | Additional Attendees Extra

*Early bird rate, after 12/15/22 price increases to $895

Your all access registration includes

  • Monday Welcome Reception
  • Breakfast | Lunch on Tuesday & Wednesday
  • Wednesday Tour of the Christ Cathedral Memorial Gardens
  • Wednesday Evening Mass at The Chapel in the Sky 
  • Wednesday Closing Reception at the Christ Cathedral
  • 36″ Hight Top Travel-Lite Vendor Table**
  • Participation in the Vendor FaceTime Activity 
  • Option to provide swag, brochures or flyers in the attendee swag bags.

*Non-members, please email admin@ccfwest.com for special membership rates
**Upgrade to a larger table for an additional cost

Download and Print Registration Packet

CCFW Annual Conference Schedule

Monday, January 23
8:00 AM – 2:00 PM | Golf TBD

4:30 PM – 6:30 PM | Welcome Reception at the Hyatt Regency

Dinner on your own

Tuesday, January 24
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM  Opening Prayer | Breakfast

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM | “Is your sale team in right relationship? Find the path to holiness through a sales program based in integrity and skill in the service of our brothers and sisters”
Paula Rathgaber-Gomez • Archdiocese of Los Angeles Catholic Cemeteries & Mortuaries

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM | Break

10:45 AM – 12:00 PM | “Guide to the 21st Century Consumer”
George Owens & Lisa Minnehan • Socal Approach

12:00 PM – 12:45 PM | Lunch

12:45 PM – 1:30 PM | Roundtable Discussion

1:45 PM – 3:15 PM | Supplier Face-to-FaceTime

3:15 PM – 3:30 PM | Break

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM | “5 ways the Catholic Consumer is Different”
George Owens & Michael Cooperman • SoCal Approach Suppliers Meeting

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM | CCFW Members & Supplier’s Meeting

Dinner on your own | Optional Group Dinner, please RSVP during registration if you are interested.

Wednesday, January 25
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM  Opening Prayer | Breakfast

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM | “Revitalizing Your Mission: as Ministers with Hope to Bring”
Father Richard Rutherford • University of Portland

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM | Break

10:45 AM – 12:15 PM | Supplier Face-to-FaceTime

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM | Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM | Roundtable Discussion: Cultural Ministry

3:00 PM – 3:30 PM | Shuttle to Christ Cathedral

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM | Tour Christ Cathedral Memorial Gardens

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM | Celebrate Mass at The Chapel in the Sky

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM | Closing Reception with Dinner & Entertainment

Thursday, January 26
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM | Offsite networking group activity TBD

Travel Day

Schedule will be updated frequently. Check back for most current version.

Meet our Speakers

Thank You 2023 Event Sponsors:

Hyatt Regency Orange County

Hotel Information

The fun never stops at Hyatt Regency Orange County, with amenities, entertainment, and attractions for the whole family to enjoy. As a Disneyland® Good Neighbor hotel, we offer park shuttle services right from our lobby. Minutes from the park’s entrance, we provide the perfect Disneyland® retreat.

CCFW Special Room Block

$185 plus tax 

Room rate is valid January 21 – January 28, 2023. Upgrades at a discounted rate also available. Last Day to Book: Thursday, January 5, 2023.

Reservation requests for rooms within the Guest Room Block received after the January 5 will be based on availability at Hotel’s prevailing rates.

Networking Activity

Thursday, January 26 • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Info coming soon!

Pricing and Info Coming Soon!

Add on this fun activity to your registration!

2022 (Arch)Dioceses/Cemeteries/Funeral Home Attendees

  • Catholic Cemetery Mortuaries

    Archdiocese of Los Angeles

  • Holy Cross Cemeteries

    Archdiocese of San Francisco

  • Associated Catholic Cemeteries

    Archdiocese of Seattle

  • Catholic Cemeteries of Orange

    Archdiocese of Orange

  • Catholic Cemeteries & Funeral Homes

    Diocese of Phoenix

  • CFCS of the Diocese of Sacramento

    Diocese of Sacramento

  • Our Mother of Sorrows

    Diocese of Reno

  • Catholic Cemeteries of Santa Rosa

    Diocese of Santa Rosa

  • Our Lady Queen of Peace

    Diocese of San Bernardino

2022 participating vendors - we appreciate your support!