James F. is a life long resident of Westfield. He graduated from Westfield High School in 1964 and New England Institute of Anatomy and Physiology in Boston, MA in 1968. James F. is a past Master of Mount Moriah Lodge A.F.& A.M. and a member of Melha Shrine, he was also past President of the Westfield Valley Shrine Club. He is a member of the First United Methodist Church and the Westfield Rotary Club.
James R. was born and raised in Westfield. He graduated from Westfield Vocational Technical High School in 1984 and New England Institute of Applied Arts and Science in Newton, MA in 1991. James R. is a member of St. Mary's Parish. He is president of the board of directors at Amelia Park Ice Arena. He is a member of the Knights of Columbus #100. He is a former at large City Councilor serving for ten years. He is a former board member of the Visiting Nurse and Hospice Organization, former board member and volunteer for Westfield Little League, former board member of the Westfield Boys and Girls Club. He is a member of the Sons of Erin and Westfield/ West Springfield Elks Club #1481.
Scott was born in Springfield and raised in West Springfield. He's a 1992 graduate of West Springfield High School. Scott served in the Army Reserve and Massachusetts Army National Guard from 1991-1999. Scott is a 1999 graduate of Briarwood College in Southington, CT with an Associates Degree in Mortuary Science. He is a member of the Westfield/West Springfield Lodge of Elks #1481 and a member at Shaker Farms Country Club.
Licensed Independent Clinical Social
Worker Coordinator of Grief Support Services
Jill joined the business in the fall of 1996 as
our Coordinator of Grief Support Services.
She developed and implemented a grief support program, established a
lending library, and provides ongoing support and counseling services for
individuals, families, and the community.
Jill graduated with Distinction from the University of Maine, Orono with
a B.A. in Social Work and obtained her Master’s degree in Social Work from
Smith College. She is a Licensed
Independent Clinical Social Worker. Jill facilitates a grief support program for
children ages 5-18 in many of the area schools in Westfield, Agawam, and
Southwick. She has 19 years of
experience providing individual, group, and family counseling to people
affected by loss. She provides community
educational programs on various topics related to grief and loss.
Kevin was born in Bay Shore NY, and was raised and educated on Long Island, NY. Kevin is a third generation funeral director with family members in the funeral industry in NY. He is a graduate of Riverhead High School and has an Associates degree in Mortuary Science from Farmingdale State University in New York. He is the past president of his class at Farmingdale, a member of the Dean's list and also the winner of the Aggie Award for excellence in his field. He currently has a funeral directors license in New York and Massachusetts. After relocating here in Massachusetts in 1990, he resides in Three Rivers, MA. He is a communicant of St. Mary's Church in Hampden and a volunteer for various committees. Kevin's expertise and experience in funeral service plays a vital role for families planning their funerals in advance. He has been with us since 1999.