A romantic relationship between two main families in the Southwest Michigan funeral company that dates again various a long time gets a formal 1 once more as the two reunite for the long run.
Immediately after extra than two decades of serving the family members of the South Haven space, Filbrandt Relatives Funeral Home, at 1076 S. Bailey Avenue, is reuniting with Starks Relatives Funeral Houses & Cremation Products and services of St. Joseph. The merger, declared by Tom Starks as owner and president was formalized yesterday, Tuesday, June 15th.
Jeff Filbrandt, proprietor and funeral director in South Haven says, “When we determined to phase back from the working day-to-day operation of the funeral home, we desired to transition our enterprise to somebody that will provide our households in South Haven a lot the identical way we do presently,” and provides, “The Starks are pretty specialist, caring and have a need and enthusiasm to serve. Their spouse and children is incredibly group-minded and has a coronary heart for South Haven.”
Tom claims the romance with the two funeral household family members goes back again decades, noting, “Jeff apprenticed as a funeral director with us in 1984,” and adds, “I was mentored by Filbrandt’s senior funeral director, Ralph Frost.” Starks goes on to notify us, “Before Jeff opened this facility in 2000, our loved ones served in South Haven as Calvin, Starks & Frost Funeral Dwelling. This reunion is a homecoming, and we are energized to function aspect-by-side with Jeff, Ralph