History & Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Our History

Our History

Established in 1995 and opened in 1998. We are a funeral home that provides Cremation and Burial services. We specialize in international transportation of your loved one. We believe every family should be given the respect and dignity they deserve.

Our Valued Staff


    BILL CONLON, Funeral Director

    Bill has served the Chicagoland community for almost 50 years. He was born and raised in Iowa. He came to Chicago to fullfill he dreams of being a funeral director. Bill has been with the firm for over 20 years. He is compassionate and dedicated to the families he serves. Bill is always caring and his gentle nature has been a comfort to many families in their time of need. Bill enjoys movies and theatre.


    TYRA L. POINDEXTER, Mt. Prospect Location Manager - Funeral Director

    TYRA L. POINDEXTER, Manager Funeral Director Tyra Poindexter is a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in the State of Illinois, who has more than nine years’ experience in the funeral service industry. She is a member of the Illinois Funeral Directors Association (IFDA) and the Cook County Funeral Directors Association (CCFDA). She began her journey by actively serving as a funeral assistant in an Evanston, Illinois funeral home during her senior year of high school.

    She attended Evanston Township High School where she was an honor student, an Evanston NAACP and Chessmen Unity Scholar. Upon graduating high school, she went on to attend Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC) receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Mortuary Science and Funeral Service. As a student at SIUC, Tyra was a member of the Dean’s List, Chair of Gamma Beta Phi National Honor Society, Chair of the College of Applied Sciences and Arts Diversity and Inclusivity Committee, Treasurer for Sigma Phi Sigma Business Organization, and a Residence Hall Assistant.

    Tyra received collegiate scholarships from the Egyptian Funeral Directors Association, Pettett Funeral Home, and Don Hertz Funeral Service. Tyra is dedicated, patient, and honest. In her free time, she enjoys writing, reading, listening to music, and participating in sports. She is known for her hard work, commitment, warm demeanor, positive mindset, and her sense of humor.


    ROBERT CHAPELLE, Elmhurst Location Manager Funeral Director


    TOM CHUNG-II SUH, Funeral Director - Licensed Preneed Agent

    Tom Chung-Il Suh has been serving as the President of the Korean American Association of Chicago since 2013. Tom has been a licensed funeral director in since 1996. He received his license after graduating from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in Wheeling. Tom, along with his wife Sue, have two sons and a daughter. Tom and Sue currently attend Hebron Church. Due to his affiliation with the Korean American Association of Chicago, he has had the opportunity to meet with the President of South Korea on many occasions. Tom has a desire to see all Korean Americans succeed in every aspect of their lives. He is an avid golfer, runs marathons, and enjoys traveling.

  • Annie Song

    Annie Song, Licensed Pre-Need Insurance Agent - Funeral Assistant

  • Maria Pantelis

    Maria Pantelis, Funeral Assistant


    ALEX BABIKAN, Funeral Assistant

    Alexandra is a welcome addition to our family. She is a natural at helping people feel comfortable. Alex is energetic, compassionate and sincere with everything she does. Alexandra graduated from Worsham College of Mortuary Science.


    NANCY PRUST, Funeral Assistant