Our Staff

Our dedicated and supportive staff are here to guide you through this difficult journey. We take pride in doing our absolute best to ensure your needs are met.


Licensed Funeral Directors

Benjamin R. Olney began working at the funeral home in May of 1987 and graduated from Simmons Institute of Funeral Service in 1989.  He purchased the funeral home in 1990.

Dale R. Howell began working at the funeral home in August of 2003 and graduated from Simmons Institute of Funeral Service in 2004.  He obtained his funeral directors license in 2005.  A United States Air Force Veteran, Dale is employed as a firefighter at the Canandaigua VA Medical Center. 


Non-Licensed Staff

Rosalind S. Eastman began as a funeral home musician in July of 1961 and joined the staff in May of 1995. 

Philip M. Ford began working at the funeral home in May of 2013.  He served honorably with the Unites States Marine Corps for 26 years. 

Dylan P. Foust began working at the funeral home in May of 2014 and will attend Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science in September 2016.  A 2016 Northern Potter High School graduate, he served as Class President, National Honor Society President, and Varsity Club President.

Darlene Sargent began working at the funeral home in November of 2006.