Once you request the services of Marlatt Funeral Home, we will immediately put our experienced funeral professionals to work for you. A single, dedicated individual will stay in contact with you every step of the way and guide you through the decision-making process. He or she will carefully explain your options, make recommendations at your request, take care of all the small details, and ensure that you and your family’s personal touch is always present.


Marlatt Funeral Home is family owned and operated and was founded in 1957 by Dean and Nell Marlatt. Their son Kim, his wife Cindy, and son Karl now carry on the family tradition of compassion and service. All faiths and cultures are welcomed and accommodated.

Marlatt Funeral Home

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Kim Marlatt Owner kimmarlatt@marlatt.com

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Cindy Marlatt Owner cindy@marlatt.com

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Karl D. Marlatt Funeral Director karl@marlatt.com

Began officially working for the Marlatt Funeral Home in 2006. He graduated from Lake Washington Institute of Technology with a degree in Funeral Service. He is a third generation licensed funeral director and embalmer. He is married to Mary, who is our Pre-Planning Advisor, and they have two children together. In his free time he likes hanging out with the family, being outdoors, and traveling.

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Debbie Stebly Funeral Director dstebly@marlatt.com

Debbie has been with Marlatt Funeral Home since 1996. She is licensed as a Funeral Director and for pre-need funeral planning. She is also the bookkeeper at Marlatt Funeral Home. Her husband is the pastor of a church in Auburn. She loves to travel and spend time with her family, especially the grandchildren!

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Kim G. Brown Funeral Director kimbrown@marlatt.com

Kim began his career in 1972 working as a groundskeeper at the Forestvale Cemetery Association, Helena, MT; attended the University of Montana, Missoula, MT; San Francisco College of Mortuary Science, San Francisco, CA then working in his own trade business for 9 local funeral homes while working full time at the Sinai Memorial Chapel of San Francisco for 10 years. In 1992, he relocated to Spokane, WA , working as a Funeral Director/Embalmer for Hennessey-Smith Funeral Home. In 2001 he relocated to Kent, WA where he worked as lead Funeral Director and Embalmer for Bonney-Watson Memorial Corp. for 14 years and finally beginning his job as Funeral Director/Embalmer at the Marlatt Funeral Home of Kent, WA in 2015.

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Bethann Lainfiesta Funeral Director beth@marlatt.com

Bethann Lainfiesta joined the Marlatt Funeral Home team in 2014. Beth earned her Associates Degree in Funeral service from Lake Washington Tech in 2012 and in 2015 she obtain her Bachelors in Health Care management. Beth is also a licensed pre planner. She is married and has one daughter. In her spare time she enjoys running and spending time with her family.

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Kati Fallon Funeral Director kati@marlatt.com

Kati joined the Marlatt team in 2015. She earned a bachelors degree in oboe performance from the University of Montana in 2005, and earned her associates degree in funeral service from Lake Washington Institute of Technology in 2015. She is an intern funeral director and embalmer working toward full licensure under Kim Brown's tutelage. She lives with her beloved Balinese cat, Phailin. In her spare time, Kati enjoys knitting, listening to opera, and growing orchids and tropical hibiscus.

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Mary Marlatt Funeral Pre-Planning Advisor mary@marlatt.com

Kim Marlatt

Owner
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Cindy Marlatt

Owner
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Karl D. Marlatt

Funeral Director
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Began officially working for the Marlatt Funeral Home in 2006. He graduated from Lake Washington Institute of Technology with a degree in Funeral Service. He is a third generation licensed funeral director and embalmer. He is married to Mary, who is our Pre-Planning Advisor, and they have two children together. In his free time he likes hanging out with the family, being outdoors, and traveling.

Debbie Stebly

Funeral Director
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Debbie has been with Marlatt Funeral Home since 1996. She is licensed as a Funeral Director and for pre-need funeral planning. She is also the bookkeeper at Marlatt Funeral Home. Her husband is the pastor of a church in Auburn. She loves to travel and spend time with her family, especially the grandchildren!

Kim G. Brown

Funeral Director
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Kim began his career in 1972 working as a groundskeeper at the Forestvale Cemetery Association, Helena, MT; attended the University of Montana, Missoula, MT; San Francisco College of Mortuary Science, San Francisco, CA then working in his own trade business for 9 local funeral homes while working full time at the Sinai Memorial Chapel of San Francisco for 10 years. In 1992, he relocated to Spokane, WA , working as a Funeral Director/Embalmer for Hennessey-Smith Funeral Home. In 2001 he relocated to Kent, WA where he worked as lead Funeral Director and Embalmer for Bonney-Watson Memorial Corp. for 14 years and finally beginning his job as Funeral Director/Embalmer at the Marlatt Funeral Home of Kent, WA in 2015.

Bethann Lainfiesta

Funeral Director
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Bethann Lainfiesta joined the Marlatt Funeral Home team in 2014. Beth earned her Associates Degree in Funeral service from Lake Washington Tech in 2012 and in 2015 she obtain her Bachelors in Health Care management. Beth is also a licensed pre planner. She is married and has one daughter. In her spare time she enjoys running and spending time with her family.

Kati Fallon

Funeral Director
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Kati joined the Marlatt team in 2015. She earned a bachelors degree in oboe performance from the University of Montana in 2005, and earned her associates degree in funeral service from Lake Washington Institute of Technology in 2015. She is an intern funeral director and embalmer working toward full licensure under Kim Brown's tutelage. She lives with her beloved Balinese cat, Phailin. In her spare time, Kati enjoys knitting, listening to opera, and growing orchids and tropical hibiscus.

Mary Marlatt

Funeral Pre-Planning Advisor
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