Susan E. Perry

Marketing Director and Community Outreach

Susan is the Marketing Director and Outreach Coordinator. She is licensed funeral director and embalmer in the state of Virginia. She is a member of the NFDA, VFDA, TFDA, VHPCO, and the Virginia Beach- Chesapeake- and Norfolk Task Forces on Aging. She is also certified Life Celebrant, officiating funeral services tailored to individuals and their beliefs. She speaks publicly, advocating Funeral Service as a culture and community, to groups, national and local educational forums and at area events. She serves on the board of directors for I Need A Lighthouse, Inc., a local non-profit for suicide prevention, and on the board of the Lorraine Bethea Hospice Foundation; a volunteer for the Virginia Beach Medical Reserve Corps and an advocate for many other local causes in the area. She is dedicated to providing excellent service to our community, our clients, and their families. “It is an honor to listen and help create the celebration of a life. Helping people through a difficult time and making a service memorable is what it’s all about.” She is a life-long resident of Virginia Beach, Virginia.

“When words are inadequate, we have ceremony.” ~ Dr. Alan Wolfelt