Service of Remembrance 2021

The Service of Remembrance honors the alumni, students and members of the Princeton University faculty and staff whose deaths were recorded by the University during the previous calendar year.

The online Service of Remembrance is available for on-demand viewing in the player below. To honor your beloved Princetonian, you can post a “virtual carnation” or memorial message.

carnation flower

Leave a Virtual Carnation

In memory and honor of beloved Princetonians, you can post a “virtual carnation” — a memorial message — honoring a departed loved one.

Interior of University Chapel during Service of Remembrance

About the Service of Remembrance

The Service became an annual event after World War II beginning in 1946 in the University Chapel, which was completed in 1928 to replace Marquand.

Alumni in pew holding programs or prayer books.

Service of Remembrance 2020

A look back at last year’s solemn Service of Remembrance.