Obituaries

We express our sincere condolences to families within our association
who have lost a loved one.

Alert Us to a Death

Please use this Obituary Form to alert Headquarters of the death of an individual within the association so that we may inform all members. The completed form may be faxed to 847-236-9968 or emailed to info@selectedfuneralhomes.org.

Make a Memorial Contribution to the Selected Educational Trust
Honor the memory of a loved one or someone for whom you have a deep and abiding respect by making a memorial contribution to the Selected Educational Trust. Contact Stefanie Favia, Senior Director of Development, or call 888-70-TRUST to learn more.

Anna Scamardella

Anna E. Scamardella - Nov. 11, 2021

Anna E. Scamardella, former owner of Matthew Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Staten Island, NY, and mother of current owners Matthew and John Scamardella, died November 11. Memorial donations may be directed to the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation. Additional information.


John Smith

John S. Smith - Oct. 28, 2021

John S. Smith, former owner of Smith North Little Rock Funeral Home, North Little Rock, AR, and father of Jeff Smith, current President of the firm, died October 28. Memorial donations may be made to Wolfe Street Foundation, P.O. Box 3708, Little Rock, AR 72203. Additional information.


Jamie Campbell

Jamie L. Campbell - Oct. 19, 2021

Jamie Lea “Jimmy” Campbell, husband of Anna Campbell, Funeral Director Apprentice at Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Greenfield, IN, died October 19. Memorial donations may be made by calling the funeral home at 317-462-5536 or by clicking here. Additional information.


Grace Goodwin Miller

Grace Goodwin Miller - Oct. 16, 2021

Grace Goodwin Miller, wife of John J. Miller, former Selected Board member (1992-1994) and mother of William G. Miller, President of Goodwin Funeral Home, Frankfort, IN, died October 16. Memorials to the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 352 W. Clinton St., Frankfort, IN 46041 or Guardian Angel Hospice, 513 W. Lincoln Rd., Kokomo, IN 46902. Additional information.


Marilyn Schildmeyer

Marilyn T. Schildmeyer - Sep. 5, 2021

Marilyn Tufts Schildmeyer, mother of Lawrence Schildmeyer, owner of Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Homes & Cremation Center, Loveland, OH, died September 5. Memorial donations may be directed to St. Columban Parish Music Ministry, 894 Oakland Road, Loveland, OH 45140. Additional information.


Paul Sterenberg

Paul H. Sterenberg - Sep. 3, 2021

Paul H. Sterenberg, former partner with Langeland-Sterenberg and Yntema Funeral Homes, Holland, MI, died September 3. Memorial donations may be made to Holland Christian Schools and Hospice of Holland. Additional information.


James Lowe

James A. Lowe II - Sep. 1, 2021

James A. Lowe II, owner of Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory, Burlington, NC, died September 1. Memorials may be made to Samaritan's Purse. Additional information.


James Weerts

James F. Weerts - Sep. 1, 2021

James F. Weerts, former owner of Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport, IA, died September 1. Memorial contributions may be made to Oakdale Memorial Gardens/Love of Animals Petland. Additional information.


Dian Jones

Dian B. Jones - Aug. 17, 2021

Dian B. Jones, grandmother of Cody Jones, owner of Callaway-Jones Funeral & Cremation Centers, Bryan, TX, died August 17. In lieu of flowers, please send contributions in Dian's memory to A&M United Methodist Church, 417 University Dr., College Station, TX 77840. Additional information.