memorialist

[ muh-mawr-ee-uh-list, -mohr- ]
/ məˈmɔr i ə lɪst, -ˈmoʊr- /

noun

a person who writes memorials.
a person who writes memoirs.

Origin of memorialist

First recorded in 1700–10; memorial + -ist
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memorialist

/ (mɪˈmɔːrɪəlɪst) /

noun

a person who writes or presents a memorial
a writer of a memoir or memoirs
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