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Our Team


Kurt F. Eckstein


Kurt F. Eckstein has been a licensed funeral director and embalmer in Massachusetts since 2010. He was born in Fitchburg, attended Fitchburg schools, graduating from Monty Tech in 1989, and  Mt. Ida College in 2010. He is a member of the National Funeral Directors` Association, Massachusetts Funeral Directors` Association, and the S.F.S.C in Fitchburg. Kurt and his wife Lisa (Chicknavorian) reside in Leominster with their son John. Kurt enjoys watching his son playing in various sports in Leominster, spending time with his dogs, and going to his summer home in Wells, Maine.

Ernest L. Rooney


Ernest L. Rooney has been a licensed funeral director in Massachusetts since 1984. He is a 1974 graduate of Leominster High School, a 1979 graduate of Fitchburg State College, and a 1984 graduate of the New England Institute in Boston. He is a member of the National Funeral Directors' Association, the Massachusetts Funeral Directors' Association, the Leominster Lodge of Elks, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Wilder Lodge of Masons, The Fitchburg / Leominster Shrine Club, and various other civic and fraternal organizations. Ernest is married to the former Debra A. Richardson and they have three sons, Charles and his wife Kelli, John and Thomas and his wife Nicole and 2 granddaughters.

Cicely A. Carter


Cicely A. Carter has been a licensed funeral director and embalmer in Massachusetts since 2001. She was born and raised in Fitchburg, graduated from Saint Bernard's CCHS in 1991 and Mount Ida College in 2001. She is a member of the Massachusetts Funeral Directors Association. Cicely and her wife, Danielle reside in Westford with their children, Sam, Zachary and Ella. Cicely enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, concerts and working in her yard. 

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