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Meet Our Staff

Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services.

We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.

Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 708-748-3800 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.

Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.

Lisa M. DeAngelis

Lisa M. DeAngelis

Funeral Director & Embalmer

Lisa M. DeAngelis,

Is a licensed Funeral director and embalmer for over 32 years, she is resident of Tinley Park, IL

Lisa is married to her husband Rudy of 32 years and has 3 grown children and 2 grandchildren.

Lisa was born and raised in the Funeral Industry, and decided to follow in her Grandfather Nicholas W. Loschetter footsteps.  Lisa is the 4th Generation of funeral director in her family.   She is very passionate about her work and helping families out in a time of need.

Lisa loves spending time with her family and friends when she is not in the office. She is a member of FDSA (Funeral Directors Services Association of Greater Chicago) and IFDA (Illinois Funeral Directors Association).  She is also a member of Park View Christian Church in Orland Park.

Lisa graduated from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 1988 and served a 1 year internship with Robert J. Sheehy and Sons Funeral Home, Burbank, IL. After completing the State requirements, Lisa was hired on as a full time Funeral Director and Embalmer and remained with the company for 19 years.

In February 2011 Lisa left Sheehy F.H. and start working for Lain-Sullivan and Hirsch West End Funeral Homes.   Lisa remains a loyal and passionate funeral director.

Rick Serrano

Rick Serrano

Office Administration

Rick Serrano grew up in Grant City, Illinois next to St. Louis, where he attended high school. Then he went to the Southern University of Illinois in Evanston, Illinois and later served in the Army’s Special Forces for 27 years, where he was given the Legion of Merit Award. He serves his community as a member of the Knights of Columbus, Masons, VFW, American Legion, Am Vets, DAV, and the Eagles.

Married to Sharon, he and his wife share four daughters, two sons and three grandchildren. When he’s not running in marathons, you’ll find him scuba diving, with his stamp or coin collection, or taking a Caribbean Cruise with Sharon.


Allen Ekstrom

Allen Ekstrom


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