About Us

WHERE LIFE & MEMORIES ARE HONORED

Our Team

Our Team commitment to you 

Our Team is committed to providing support, compassion, information, and direction as needed to all members of our community, their families, and friends who are dealing with loss and grief.

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Shaun and Kim Keepes Funeral Director/Owners

Shaun was born and raised in Mt Carmel attending local schools and graduating from Mt. Carmel High School in 1995 and Mid-America College of Mortuary Science in 2000.

He is a licensed funeral director and embalmer in the states of Illinois, and Indiana. Shaun is also a licensed Advanced Funeral Planner. Shaun has been a director in this community for 15 years. His commitment to his community and the families he serves is apparent to all who know him.

Shaun along with his family actively attends St. Sebastian Catholic Church where Shaun currently serving on the parish council and a Sunday school teacher; He also is a current member of the St. Mary’s school board, and the Knights of Columbus 3rd degree. Shaun is a member of numerous professional affiliations including Wabash Valley Funeral Director Association.

Shaun and Kim are blessed with 4 children Cortney Marissa, Chase Victor, Emma Sue and the youngest Lily Kate. In his spare time, he loves being outdoors, camping and hunting.

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Dale Gayer Funeral Assistant

Coming Soon

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Dustin Leek Funeral Assistant

Dustin is a lifelong resident of Wabash County.  He has experience in the Information Technology Field. He is a member of Parkview Christian Church as well as an Ordained Minister.  Dustin is married to his wonderful wife Whitney.  Together they enjoy spending time with family and spoiling their little dog Jax. Dustin is very active in his faith and spends a lot of time helping out with PCC’s youth programs.

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Sara Caddell Funeral Assistant

Sara Steckler Caddell was raised on the family farm west of the city. She graduated from Saint Mary's Grade School, Mount Carmel High School and Saint Mary's Hospital School of Nursing, practicing her craft in Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Texas before returning to her roots.  She attends Saint Mary's Catholic Church where she is an Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist and co-chairs the funeral dinners.  She is a member of the PEO Sisterhood, Reviewer's Matinee, WGH Auxilary, Daughters of Isabella and the DAR and numerous lineage societies.  She is married to Lin Caddel and is the mother of two and grandmother of two.

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Norma Allen Funeral Assistant

Norma is a life long resident of Wabash County.  She has experience in the secretarial/clerical field along with customer service and sales. She is a member of St. Mary's Catholic  Church.  Norma and her husband John have 4 children, 8 grandchildren and 6 great grandsons.  Together they enjoy spending time with their family and camping. Norma's  hobbies include sewing and crafting. 

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Joyce Newkirk Funeral Assistant

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Ed Hicks Funeral Assistant

Shaun and Kim Keepes

Funeral Director/Owners
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Shaun was born and raised in Mt Carmel attending local schools and graduating from Mt. Carmel High School in 1995 and Mid-America College of Mortuary Science in 2000.

He is a licensed funeral director and embalmer in the states of Illinois, and Indiana. Shaun is also a licensed Advanced Funeral Planner. Shaun has been a director in this community for 15 years. His commitment to his community and the families he serves is apparent to all who know him.

Shaun along with his family actively attends St. Sebastian Catholic Church where Shaun currently serving on the parish council and a Sunday school teacher; He also is a current member of the St. Mary’s school board, and the Knights of Columbus 3rd degree. Shaun is a member of numerous professional affiliations including Wabash Valley Funeral Director Association.

Shaun and Kim are blessed with 4 children Cortney Marissa, Chase Victor, Emma Sue and the youngest Lily Kate. In his spare time, he loves being outdoors, camping and hunting.

Dale Gayer

Funeral Assistant
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Coming Soon

Dustin Leek

Funeral Assistant
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Dustin is a lifelong resident of Wabash County.  He has experience in the Information Technology Field. He is a member of Parkview Christian Church as well as an Ordained Minister.  Dustin is married to his wonderful wife Whitney.  Together they enjoy spending time with family and spoiling their little dog Jax. Dustin is very active in his faith and spends a lot of time helping out with PCC’s youth programs.

Sara Caddell

Funeral Assistant
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Sara Steckler Caddell was raised on the family farm west of the city. She graduated from Saint Mary's Grade School, Mount Carmel High School and Saint Mary's Hospital School of Nursing, practicing her craft in Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Texas before returning to her roots.  She attends Saint Mary's Catholic Church where she is an Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist and co-chairs the funeral dinners.  She is a member of the PEO Sisterhood, Reviewer's Matinee, WGH Auxilary, Daughters of Isabella and the DAR and numerous lineage societies.  She is married to Lin Caddel and is the mother of two and grandmother of two.

Norma Allen

Funeral Assistant
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Norma is a life long resident of Wabash County.  She has experience in the secretarial/clerical field along with customer service and sales. She is a member of St. Mary's Catholic  Church.  Norma and her husband John have 4 children, 8 grandchildren and 6 great grandsons.  Together they enjoy spending time with their family and camping. Norma's  hobbies include sewing and crafting. 

Joyce Newkirk

Funeral Assistant
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Ed Hicks

Funeral Assistant
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