Historical Tribute to Our Supporters

The Selected Educational Trust is proud to recognize the following donors who have generously supported our programs during the years. Their generosity continues to provide lifelong opportunities for all who work within and support the independent funeral service profession.

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Richard Tetrick, Heritage Family Funeral Service, Elizabethton, TN

NAMED TRUST for Second Career Scholarship Award in memory of Donald W Tetrick



American Ad Management, Inc.

American Funeral Consultants

The Amos Family Funeral Home & Crematory

Andrews Mortuary, Inc.

Answering Service for Directors (ASD)

Arnold Funeral Home, John and Debbie Arnold, John and Dr. Christine Arnold

Artistic Urns

Bachmann Hebble Funeral Service

Bailey’s Funeral Home

Baker-Hazel & Snider Funeral Home & Crematory

Ballard-Durand Funeral & Cremation Services

Bass-Mollett Publishers

Bass-Smith Funeral Home & Crematory


Lisa Baue, John Devaney, and the Baue Family

Baue Family Charitable Fund

Baue Funeral Homes, Crematory & Cemetery

Bauer Funeral Group

Bauer Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Inc.

Lisa Bauer Eroh, Bauer Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Inc.

Becker Funeral Homes

Beecher & Bennett, Inc.

The Behm Family Funeral Homes

Beinhauer Family Funeral Homes

Bellows Funeral Chapel

Bellows-Falso Funeral Chapel

Bibber Memorial Chapel

Charles M. Billow

The Billow Funeral Homes and Crematory

Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home

Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory

Rick Bissler

Joshua N. Blake

Bliley Funeral Homes, Carey Bliley

Joseph W. Bliley Company, Inc.

Bradshaw-Carter Memorial & Funeral Services

Brashears Funeral Home, Inc.

Sumner Brashears

Breitenbach-McCoy-Leffler Funeral Home, Inc.

Tim Bridgers

Broussard’s Mortuary

Brown Funeral Home, Inc.

Kevin Brown, Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service

Bunker Family Funerals & Cremation

Burton Funeral Homes and Crematory, Inc.

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

J. Mark Busch

James and J. Mark Busch, Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

Buz Buzogany

C&J Financial

Callahan-Edfast Mortuary & Crematory

Judson and Ginger Caldwell

CareFirst Family Services

Carlisle-Branson Funeral Service & Crematory

Carmichael Funeral Homes, Inc.

Carmon Community Funeral Homes

Carson McLane, Inc.

Carson-Wall Funeral Home

John Carmon and Family, Carmon Funeral Homes

Michael Chlumecky

Ann Ciccarelli

Cicholski-Zidek Funeral Home

ClearPoint Federal Bank & Trust

Conley Funeral and Cremation Service

Cook Funeral and Cremation Services

Cost Segregation Services Incorporated (CSSI)

David A. Cox, The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory

Custom Air Trays

Dare’s Funeral Cremation Services

Davis Whitehall Co.

The Davis Whitehall Company

Dawson Funeral Home, Inc.

J. Edward Dery, Inc. Funeral Directors

Dil’s Funeral Service, ltd.

Doan & Mills Funeral Home

Dolan Funeral Homes

The Dodge Company

Dopkins Funeral Chapel

Downing & Lahey Mortuary

Eagle’s Wings Air (EWA)

Egan Funeral Home

Lauren Ehle

Ellers Mortuary

Pat Epley

Ashlee G. Etzweiler

Etzweiler Family Funeral Home


Express Funeral Funding

Facultatieve Technologies (FT)

Kimberly Farris-Luke, Farris Funeral Service, Inc.

Federated Funeral Directors of America

Federated Insurance

Federated Mutual Insurance Company

Fenner Funeral Home, Inc.

Fisher Funeral Home, Inc.

Laurens Fish

Terri Flores-Brown

The J. F. Floyd Mortuary

Forest Meadows Funeral Home

Paul Foster, Foster Funeral Home

Fournier & Fournier Inc.

French Funerals & Cremations

FrontRunner Professional

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home and Robert Nunnaley

Full-Circle Aftercare

Funeral Directors Life Insurance Company (FDLIC)

Funeral Innovations

Gent Funeral Home, Inc.

John A. Gentleman Mortuaries

Gilman & Valade Funeral and Cremation Service

Glenn Funeral Home & Crematory

Goodwine Funeral Homes, Inc.

Graystone Associates

Lisa Groff, The Groff Family Funeral and Cremation Services

Gunderson Funeral Home

Hackman Family Funeral Homes

Haisley Funeral and Cremation Service

Hall-Wynne Funeral Service

Halsted N.Gray-Carew & English, Inc.

Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes & Crematories

Hansen Mortuaries & Cemetery

Jason Harrell

Heritage Family Funeral Service, Inc.

R. Gregory Heslop

Tres Hewell Mortuary

Mark T. Higgins

Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service, Inc.

Hippensteel Funeral Service and Crematory, Scott Pridemore

Bob Hoaglund

Tiffany A. Hofer, Reck Funeral Home

Holcomb Funeral Home, Inc.

Jason L. Holt

Homesteaders Life Company

Horan & McConaty Funeral Service/Cremation

Hurley Funeral Homes, Inc.

Iles Funeral Homes, Inc.-Dunn’s Funeral Home and Crematory, John Wild

Inman Shipping Worldwide

International Mortuary Shipping, LLC

Jacoby Funeral Home

Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home

Jake Johnson

Johnson Consulting Group

Karen’s Hair Design


The Keohane Family, Keohane Funeral Home

Kepner Funeral Home

Keyser Funeral & Cremation Service, Inc.

The Kilpatrick Group

Elouise Kouimelis

Dean and Jill Lambert

Norm and Bonnie Langeland

Legacy Funeral Home & Cremation Center

Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service

Michael Lensing

Live Oak Bank

Porter Loring III

Porter Loring Mortuary

Madison Wealth Management

Mahn Family Funeral Home, Inc.

JW Marriott Nashville, TN

Marnocha Funeral Home, Ltd.

Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home Family & Staff

McClendon-Winters Funeral Home

McComb Family Foundation

McDonald Funeral Home, Inc.

McFarland & Son Funeral Service

McFarland-Barbee Family Funeral Home

Debra McReynolds

McSwain-Evans Funeral Home

Meadow Hill Corporation

The Meeks Mortuary & Crematory

Memorial Oaks Chapel, Inc.

Menke Funeral Home

Messenger LLC

Jack M. Meyer

Mid-States Recycling & Refining

Bart Miller

Milward Funeral Directors, Inc.

MKJ Marketing

J. T. Morriss & Son, Inc.

Tom Morris

Boyd Mothe Jr.

Mothe Funeral Homes, LLC

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home

Muehleback Funeral Hone

L.A. Muhleisen & Son

National Guardian Life Insurance Company

Nelson Funeral Home, Inc.

Nixon Consulting, Inc.

Noble Metal

Nomis Publications, Inc.

Robert Nunnaley, Fry & Prickett Funeral Home

John M. Oakey

Neil O’Connor, O’Connor Mortuary

O’Halloran & Murphy

Manuel Osorio

Panebaker Funeral Home, Inc.

Parting Pro


Robert Paterkiewicz

Beatrice Pedersen

Physicians Mutual

E. E. Pickle Funeral Home

Michael J. Pierson

Pierson’s Funeral Service, Ltd.

Steve Pierce, Muehlebach Funeral Home

Platt’s Funeral Home, Inc.

Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, Inc.


Proko-Wall Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.

Pugh Funeral Home, Inc.

Robert A. Pumphrey Funeral Home Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Inc.

Charles Rader

T.M. Ralph Plantation Funeral Home

Record Journal, Meriden, CT

Harold L. Rediske II

Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home

Rafael Rokita

Christopher Robinson, Robinson Funeral Homes

Ralph Robinson & Son, Inc.

Ring Ring Marketing

Rose Mortuary Funeral & Crematory Services

Ryan Funeral Home, Inc.

Ryan Mortuary, Inc.

Sandifer Funeral Home

Saskatoon Funeral Home

Sauls Funeral Home

Lawrence Schildmeyer

Michael S. Schoedinger

Schoedinger & Company

Selected Educational Trust Board of Trustees

Selected Educational Trust Team

Selected Group 1

Selected Group 2

Selected Group 3

Selected Group 3

Selected Group 4

Selected Group 5

Selected Group 6

Selected Independent Funeral Homes

Selected Past Officers Council

Selected Past Officers’ Spouses Organization

Selected Study Group Benchmark

Selected Study Group Discovery

Selected Study Group F-Troop

Selected Study Group Game Changers

Selected Study Group Sea

Shelby Shafer, The Springs Funeral Services

Thos. Shepherd & Son, Inc.

James M. Shure, Robert E. Shure & Son Funeral Home

Skyways Media

Frank E. Smith Funeral Home and Crematory

Robert J. Smith Funeral Homes (Smith-Cocoran Funeral Homes)

Robert J. Smith Jr.

Smith & Kernke Funeral Directors

Brenda J. Snider

Speaks Family Legacy Chapels

Speers Funeral Chapel, Inc.

The Springs Funeral Services

SRS Computing

Starks Family Funeral Homes & Cremation Services

Richard Steel & Partners, ltd.

Paul C. St. Pierre, Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory Greenwood Chapel

J. Henry Stuhr, Inc.

David Szymanski

Glenn and Camilla Taylor

D.S. Temrowski Funeral Home

Thompson-Miller Funeral Home, Inc.


Tillapaugh Funeral Service


Barbara & Eric Trimble, Jennifer & Reid Trimble, Trimble Funeral Home and Crematory

True Fitted by M. Kenny’s

Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Home

Tukios, Inc.

Turner & Porter Funeral Directors – Yorke Chapel

Urban Myrtle

Vander Plaat-Vermeulen, Inc.

Voss & Sons, Inc.

Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, Inc.

Garett Todd Walton

Walton Funeral Service, Inc.

Wappner Funeral Directors & Crematory

Rachel Wartes

Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Homes & Cremation Services

Welch & Cornett Funeral Home

Westgor Funeral Home, Inc.

Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home

Wichmann-Fargo Funeral Homes

Wilkirson-Hatch-Bailey Funeral Home

Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Homes

Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory Greenwood Chapel

Wise Funeral Service

Woodfin Funeral Chapels, Inc.

Denise Zoephel