Thomas DeCantis

Vice President

Tom DeCantis, has been in funeral service for over 33 years. He is an honors graduate of the San Francisco College of Mortuary Science. During college, he began his career at a local funeral home in Berkeley. After graduation, Tom returned to Virginia where he served his apprenticeship, and then received his license to practice Funeral Service in 1988. After this, many of his skills were developed at a firm in the northern Shenandoah Valley.  In the late ‘90s, Tom relocated to Virginia Beach, where he was given the privilege of joining Altmeyer Funeral Homes, as the manager of the Virginia Beach location. Currently Tom serves as Regional Vice President working with our funeral homes in Wilmington, NC, Hendersonville, NC and New Port Richey, FL. Tom supports many community organizations. He is a lifetime member of Unity 146 A.F. and A.M. in Front Royal, VA. He is also a member of the Scottish Rite in Newport News, VA also a former member of the Williamsburg Rotary Club. “It is our sincere desire to provide caring and compassionate assistance to each family we serve. Altmeyer Funeral Homes has maintained a stellar reputation since 1917, and we will continue to provide this distinguished service for generations to come.”