Associates

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    Christine Elizabeth Ondesko

    Manager

    Since 2002 Christine has provided compassionate care to families in the South Bay 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, Christine enjoys reading, volunteering at her daughter's school and spending time with her family.

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    Nicole Lee Hopper

    Funeral Director
    License #: FD CA-FDR3314

    Nicole Hopper has been serving families as a licensed funeral director in Westlake Village since 2011. Born and raised around the corner in Simi Valley, Nicole finds great pride in serving her community during such sensitive times of loss. She earned her degree in mortuary science at Cypress College in 2010. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, reading, spending time her family and friends, traveling and watching the Los Angeles Dodgers play ball.

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    Jeramy Gene Rhodes

    Funeral Director
    License #: FD CA-FDR4045

    Jeramy has been serving families in Westlake Village, California, since 2016. He is originally from Tishomingo, Oklahoma, where he started his funeral career as a funeral assistant with Corbin Watts Funeral Home. He then moved to Illinois where he worked as a funeral assistant and served an apprenticeship for Davison Fulton Funeral Chapels while attending school to get his mortuary degree.

    Graduating from Vincennes University in 2012, Jeramy took his National Boards in Singapore and became a licensed funeral director and embalmer in Oklahoma. Jeramy moved to California and went to work with Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks-Griffin Mortuary in June of 2016, becoming funeral director the following September.

    Jeramy is involved with the Masonic lodge and is a life member of his home lodge back in Tishomingo, Oklahoma.