Gretchen was raised in Wilmington, Ohio and at a young age wanted to be a Funeral Director. Gretchen graduated in 2003 from the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science in Cincinnati, Ohio. She has a bachelor's degree in mortuary science and is a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer of the State of Ohio.
After serving her apprentice under Jeff Powers, she worked for Powers Funeral Home for 11 years. For the last 6 years she has served as a "trade embalmer" for her own firm Kell Mortuary Service as well as continuing to work at Powers.
She has embalmed for many, many funeral homes with-in the state of Ohio and many other adjoining states. She is known for her close attention of details and outstanding achievements of the practice of embalming.
Ed & Darinda Reis
Licensed Funeral Directors and Embalmer
Ed and Darinda Reis are licensed funeral directors. Ed is also a licensed embalmer. They reside in Centerville, Ohio. We are glad to have them on our staff as a service to you.
Carol Sue Knox
comes to us after retiring from the Greene County Health Department with 27
years in office management, fund raising and serving the needs of others.She and her husband Dale reside at Lake
Shawnee.They have one daughter Debra,
two granddaughters Lauren and Brooke.
Removal Technician / Funeral Attendant
Duane comes to us with many years of experience in the Funeral Business. He has worked for Gerstner-Kinzer Funeral Home and Summers Funeral Home both in Washington Court House, Ohio. He resides in Jeffersonville, Ohio with his wife Tina and granddaughter Riley. The Harper's attend Heritage Memorial Church in Washington Court House. Duane's kindness and knowledge is a great asset to our firm.
Housekeeper / Funeral Attendant
Our Funeral Home Housekeeper / Attendant Brenda Perkins.
Funeral Attendant / DVD Producer
attends the Greene County Career Center, an honor roll student in the Applied
Health Science class.She is involved in
many activities and club as well as a varsity cheerleading for Greeneview
School both football and basketball.Brooke has received numerous awards for her outstanding community
involvement.Brooke is the producer of
the DVD for families, door greeter and office assistance.