Robert is a second-generation funeral director who grew up around the funeral business and has been licensed for over two decades. Rob was born in Lawrence, grew up in Methuen and is a graduate of Southern Connecticut State University and FINE Mortuary College. Rob has a passion for funeral service and finds great satisfaction and privilege helping families during the grieving process.
Rob is a member of the Wyoma Lion's Club and has served the community as a member of various committees and cemetery boards since the early 2000s. When not working at the funeral home, Rob enjoys spending as much time with his family as possible. Rob and his wife have been married since the late 1980s. They have three boys: an Air Force captain, an engineer with Radio Flyer toy company and a Dover High School senior, class of 2018. They all enjoy spending time being active in the outdoors, no matter the time of year.
Gary F Toye
Gary graduated in 1986 from New England Institute of Applied Arts and Sciences (now Mt. lda College) in Boston, Massachusetts, and has worked in various sectors of funeral service for the last three decades. He has been in funeral home management since 1997 and considers it an honor and privilege to help families in their greatest hour of need. Gary and his wife have been happily married since the early 1980s, recently celebrating 35 years of marriage, and have three children and four grandchildren.
DANIEL J DePIANO
Daniel has been a licensed funeral director in the state of Massachusetts since 2002. No matter the situation, the death of a loved one is difficult to take on alone. Dan feels that helping a family arrange for the final care of their family member is one of the greatest services one can provide another. As the 2016 Service Excellence winner for Massachusetts and Rhode Island, he is happy to be involved in helping the community of Lynn.
In his spare time, Dan is an avid Boston sports fan—especially the Boston Bruins. He enjoys skating and playing hockey in men's leagues a couple times a week. Dan can also be found around Lynn playing and singing guitar for local establishments.
Joseph P Markey
Joseph has been providing care and comfort to families in the Lynn and North Shore areas since 1996. A strong believer in achieving peace of mind and providing exceptional service and satisfaction for those served, Joe has been able to use his expertise to help many families plan, document and secure their wishes in advance, alleviating additional stress for family members. Joe is a graduate of Phillips Academy in Andover, Pomona College and University of Massachusetts Boston.
Born and raised in Lawrence, Joe is also an advocate for public service and giving back to the community. He has been an active member and officer of several service organizations including the Rotary Club, the Ancient Order of Hibernians and St. Vincent de Paul, among others. Prior to his career in funeral service, Joe served as deputy commissioner of Banks for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Joe lives in Bradford with his daughter and enjoys spending time with his family, especially outdoors—biking and hiking on the North Shore and in New Hampshire.
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