Stoddard Funeral Home & Sunset Memorial Gardens

3205 West 28th Street Greeley, CO


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    Melanie S Fink


    Since 1998 Melanie has provided compassionate care to families in Greeley and the surrounding area. She is proud to be a part of the Dignity Memorial® team, guiding you through one of the most personal times in life. When she is not serving families, Melanie enjoys painting and spending time with her family.

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    Lisa Renee Bendel-Way

    Funeral Director

    Lisa began working for Dimond and Sons Silver Bell Chapel in 2011 as a part-time arranger. The following year she was promoted to office manager over 3 locations: Silver Bell Chapel, Valley View and Needles. In 2013 she moved to Greeley and started working as a funeral director at Stoddard Funeral Home. Lisa loves serving our families and giving them a “life well celebrated” is something she enjoys.

    Lisa serves on the board for the Evans Chamber of Commerce and volunteers in the Greeley community.

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    John Stuart Rutledge

    Funeral Director

    John Rutledge has served families in the Weld County area since the 1980s. A Greeley native, he graduated from Greeley West High School in 1971 and Central State University, now University of Central Oklahoma, with a bachelor's degree in funeral service. John served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1971 to 1973.