We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.
Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 509-926-2423 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.
Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.
Managing Partner & Funeral Director
Trent grew up in Puyallup, Washington. While attending Pierce College, he was introduced to funeral service and began working at Curnow Funeral Home in Sumner, WA. His first work assignments for the funeral home were delivering paper death certificates to doctors offices, transporting families' loved ones, and assisting people with their pre-planning needs.
After graduating from Brigham Young University-Idaho with a Business Management degree, Trent returned to Washington and continued his work in funeral service. In 2013, Trent was blessed with the opportunity to oversee Funeral Alternatives of Washington, a rapidly growing funeral home with multiple locations in the Puget Sound area.
Excited to immerse themselves in the community, Trent, his wife Amy, and their four children, moved to Spokane Valley in October 2018. They are active in their church congregation.
Trent is a licensed Funeral Director and a Certified Crematory Operator.
Advanced Planning Specialist & Funeral Director Intern
Serving the Spokane Catholic community since 1997, Aileen G. Fields SFO, has joined Hennessey Funeral Homes as an Ambassador and licensed pre-need funeral planner. Former Parish Council member at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes, Development Officer at Immaculate Heart Retreat Center and Marketing/Sales Representative for Catholic Cemeteries, Aileen is the owner of Abbas Catholic Bookstores in Spokane, recently franchising Abbas into Coeur d’Alene. Aileen has a special love for taking care of families and their needs at the end of life and is currently working to become accredited as a funeral director. Aileen also serves the Catholic Priesthood by fostering and promoting vocations to the Priesthood as a Serran. She is Serra International's District Governor for all of Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho, the Program Chair for the Serra USA Council, and a member of the Sisters of Mary Mother of the Church Advisory Council, as well. In her free time, Aileen is an avid canner in summer, specializing in salsa and spaghetti sauce, and raises doberman pinschers.
Denise joined Hennessey in 2018 as the administrative assistant in the front office. She is compassionate and prides herself on providing a welcoming atmosphere to the families we serve.
Becky grew up in Southern California and then attended Brigham Young University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education, and met her husband Gary. They have since lived in Seattle, WA, Kennewick, WA, and Lexington, KY, raising five children along the way. Becky and Gary moved to Spokane in 2012 to help care for his aging parents and love the beauty of the area. Becky currently owns a small business preserving family histories, but she has also worked in education and several other vocational fields. Volunteer opportunities have included the Red Cross, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, PTA, and various positions within her church. Becky enjoys playing the piano, camping, hiking, biking, boating, and traveling to visit her children and grandchildren.
After growing up in New Mexico, Jan moved to Alaska, where she worked in the banking industry. She became a full-time mom and moved with her family to Dallas and Midland, Texas. Jan and her husband have lived in the Spokane area for over 20 years. Their three children graduated from Spokane area high schools. Jan has assisted families with funeral and memorial services for more than five years.
Denny grew up in Montana and moved to Alaska, where he began a career in human resources in the oil industry. In addition to assignments in Alaska, Denny held challenging positions in Dallas and Midland, Texas. In Spokane, Denny worked as a consultant to management and taught classes at Gonzaga and Whitworth. Denny and his wife have lived in the Spokane area for over 20 years. Their three children graduated from Spokane area high schools. Denny has assisted families with funeral and memorial services for more than five years.
Ambassador & Reception Coordinator
Susie represents the fourth generation to work for Hennessey Funeral Homes. She graduated from Gonzaga Prep in 1980 and attended Gonzaga University, Spokane Falls Community College and Spokane Community College. Susie has lived in several places, including Dutch Harbor, AK, Arkansas, Seattle, and Portland, but returned home to Spokane to raise her son Charlie and to be with family and enjoy the perks of Spokane. She loves the four seasons here and enjoys living so close to lakes and winter sports.