We are pleased to meet you and have the opportunity to take care of you and your family during this difficult time. Here is some information about us.
Deon Strommer - Owner
Deon has been in the funeral business for over 35 years. He and his beautiful wife, Amy, have been married for 38 years! They have 9 children, 8 grandchildren and a Great Dane named Hazelnut.
Office Manager and Cremationist. Becka has been a part of A Cherished Pet since it opened! She also has worked for First Call Mortuary Service (our partner company) for the last 5 years. She was a Veterinary Assistant for 15 years before she came to us.
Resident Grief Counselor and Certified Grief Recovery Specialist. Please see our Grief & Healing section for more information about how we can assist you in any needed grieving needs. Shannon's son also owns a parakeet named Fred.
Havilah is one of our awesome Cremationists, and she has spent her whole life in the funeral industry. She has a ball python named Iriquoi Plissken who explores her bedroom floor and backyard.
Nicolai is our General Manager and has been in the funeral industry for over 3 years. He has a beautiful fiance and a cat named Lafayette.
Kristofer is our Office Assistant and Pet Transporting Technician. His mom, Becka, says she loves him bunches and is super proud of him! He is a senior this year, and is an amazing artist.
Marlin is our sweet office kitty who loves to snuggle, gives kisses, and makes sure his mom can't do her job on the computer..he's a sneaky one ;)