OUR VALUED STAFF

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

  • Davey Lenz

    Davey Lenz Funeral Director/Embalmer

    Davey is a fourth generation licensed funeral director and has been working at Lenz Memorial Home for the last 20 years. A lifelong Laconite, he has also serves as the Marshall County Coroner since December of 1994. With his wife, Autumn and two of their six children, Vegas and Katerina, Davey lives just sown the block from the funeral home.

  • Todd  Harris

    Todd Harris Funeral Director/Embalmer

    Todd was raised in Roanoke and graduated from Roanoke-Benson High School. He then attended SIU in Carbondale where he earned his degree in Mortuary Science and Funeral Service. Todd is a licensed funeral director and embalmer and is also a licensed life insurance producer in the state of Illinois. He also serves as a deputy coroner for Woodford County. He and his wife Andrea live in Roanoke and have three children, Samantha, Noah, and Sydney. Todd and his family are members of the Apostolic Christian Church in Roanoke. Todd also volunteers for many community and school activities. He is a past president of the Roanoke Rotary Club and currently serves as a board member for the Roanoke-Benson School District. Email Todd directly at tharris@mtco.com

  • Tim  Ruestman

    Tim Ruestman Funeral Director/Embalmer

    Tim has been serving families in the Woodford County area for over 18 years. Tim was raised in Minonk and graduated from Minonk-Dana-Rutland High School and received his mortuary science degree from Worsham College of Mortuary Science. He is an Illinois licensed insurance producer and is past president of Illinois Funeral Director's District #8. Tim was appointed in 2004 by governor Rod Blagojevich to serve on the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation Disciplinary Board. Tim is also the Woodford County Coroner and has served in that position for over sixteen years. He resides in El Paso along with his three children Jake, Max and Maddie. Tim and his family are members of St. Mary's Catholic Church in El Paso. He is active in the Knights of Columbus, Masonic Lodge and volunteers for various other church, school and social activities. Email Tim directly at ruestman@fairpoint.net

  • Mike  Clark

    Mike Clark Funeral Director/Embalmer

    Mike has been a funeral director in the area since 1998. He and his wife Nicole live in Washington, IL and have one son Baylor and a daughter Mattea. Mike was raised and graduated from Washington Community High School and then recieved his degree in funeral service and mortuary science from Worsham College of Morturay Science in Chicago. Mike is an active volunteer in the community and is a member of the Eureka Rotary Club. Mike and his family are members of St. Patrick's Catholic Chruch in Washington and at times will attend mass at St. Luke's Catholic Church in Eureka.

  • Matt  Cervantes

    Matt Cervantes Funeral Director/Embalmer



    Matt was born and raised in the Quad City
    Area. He was interested in funeral service from a very young age and always knew he wanted to serve people on a unique level. He graduated in 2004 from Rockridge High School in Taylor Ridge, IL, and then went on to study mortuary science at Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg. He graduated with a degree in Mortuary Science in 2006.

    "I grew up in a small farm town south of the Cities. I enjoy the tight knit communities and being able to get to know families on a more personal level. My work is my passion; I've wanted to be a funeral director for as long as I can remember and it has been a very rewarding career thus far."

    When not working for the funeral homes,
    Matt enjoys taking his kids to do fun things, music, going to movies, and is an avid Chicago sports fan.