Kansas Funeral Directors Association

Mission Statement

The mission of the Kansas Funeral Directors Association (KFDA) is to cultivate and promote the art and science of the funeral service profession; to elevate and sustain the professional character and education of funeral directors and embalmers; to promote communications, good will and mutual improvements; to protect the health and welfare of the general public; to encourage the enacting and enforcing of proper and just law relative to funeral and burial practices within the State; to represent and safeguard the common interests of its members and to foster and maintain among them high professional ideals and ethics.



2016 Spring KFDA Regional Meetings

Dates & Locations

Monday, February 29th
Kansas Star Casino
777 Kansas Star Drive
Mulvane, KS  
Tuesday, March 1st
Mariah Hills Golf Course
1800 Matt Down Lane
Dodge City, KS  
Wednesday, March 2nd
Smoky Hill Country Rd
3303 Hall Street
Hays, KS 
Thrusday, March 3rd
Prairie Band Casino
12305 150 th Road
Mayetta, KS 

4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Seminar (2 hr CE)*
6:00 - 6:30 p.m. Social Hour
6:30 p.m. Dinner & Meeting (1 hr CE)*
*Approval pending for funeral director; embalmer & crematory operator continuing education.

Dean_Jones_cropped A Better Way : two- time Emmy Award winning Hollywood Makeup Artist Dean Jones is no stranger to applying cosmetics. He will share his skills with funeral directors and embalmers in a seminar that will provide attendees with tips on how to prepare a body for a better viewing experience. His program will cover the applying of cosmetics, restoration of trauma cases and hair restoration techniques.  Specific topics will include but are not limited to restoring and creating skin tone, bruise coverage, wound and deep cavity filling techniques, and creating new skin surface and texture. A more detailed outline of topics can be found on the KFDA website.

To sign up, please download the  2016 KFDA Spring Regional Meeting Flyer and send it to the KFDA Office :
1200 S. Kansas Ave, Topeka, KS 66612, or fax: 785-232-7791, or email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


2016 Tri-State Convention

Exhibitors: The 2016 Tri-State Convention Exhbitor Brochure is now available!
2016 Tri-State Exhibitor Brochure

More information to come soon.


KFDA Membership Applications

2016 Membership Applications have been mailed out.  Please fill them out as complete as possible so that we have the most current information on your funeral home and your employees.  The new year is upon us and you won’t want to miss out on all of the benefits included in your membership such as: access to member-protected areas on the website, the KFDA Journal, updates and important information sent via email and much more. Please return your applications to the KFDA office at 1200 S. Kansas Avenue, Topeka, KS 66612. 

If you need any help filling out your membership application, give the KFDA office a call and Pam will be happy to help you.  We look forward to working with you in 2016! 

You can click on the applications below to open a pdf.

2016 Membership Application    2016 Associate Membership Application  

KFDA Membership Benefits

Journal Subscription

Subscription Form Print the application to complete necessary information for renewal then mail or fax it to the KFDA office. If you have any question, please contact the KFDA office.

If you have news you would like printed in our Journal, you may send your information to us at  KFDA Journal. 

Journal Advertising Rates

2016 KFDA Journal Advertising Contract Print the agreement to complete necessary information then mail or fax it to the KFDA office. If you have any question, please contact the KFDA office.


Have the Talk of a Lifetime

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*Note to KFDA Members

KFDA Members must be "logged in" to take advantage of all the information that is available in the "Members Only" section of the KFDA website. There is limited information available to the general public.

Our new website includes: Important Notices pertaining to funeral service, KFDA Journals, Forms for Your Business, and the new Job Bank to name just a few.  This information is only available to members.

If you've never logged in before and you do not have your user name and password, give the KFDA office a call.  We will give you your user name and reset your password and make sure that you are able to login so you can begin to take advantage of all the new features.

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