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If you plan to have the funeral or memorial service at Diamond Lake Lutheran, please contact the church office
at 612-866-2579. A pastor will typically meet with the family for about an hour to discuss the order of service.
Office staff can assist you with scheduling the service and arranging for an organist and/or soloist. A member of
our Consolation Committee will help you arrange a funeral luncheon or dessert & coffee following the service.
If you are anticipating the death of a loved one, a pastor is available to assist with funeral planning and
preparations. The pastor can also provide communion, prayers and visits with the family and loved one before
Grief Support Groups for Adults
Diamond Lake Lutheran is a member of the South Minneapolis Coalition for Grief Support which provides
education and support for those who are grieving. Eight-week sessions are held throughout the year at
various locations. For further information, contact the coordinator, Norine Larson at 952-925-2437 or visit
Memorial gifts are a thoughtful way of honoring a family member or friend who has died. Memorial gifts may
be given directly to Diamond Lake Lutheran Church or one of its ministries when specified by the family. We
will notify the family of your gift.
All gifts may be sent directly to:
Diamond Lake Lutheran Church
5760 Portland Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55417