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Cleveland Rd. Location
17033 Cleveland Road
South Bend, IN 46635
Tel: 574-272-2244

N. William St. Location
521 N. William St.
South Bend, IN 46616
Tel: 574-232-4857

Wheelchair accessible

Staff

 

   
 Bill Welsheimer, Jr.

Bill Welsheimer, Jr.
President & Owner

Experience:

    * 41 years of experience in the family funeral home industry

    * Bill started as an embalmer, and moved up to Funeral Director, Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President and President before buying in January 2004.

Responsibilities:

    * Oversees the entire operation, as well as counsels families.

Education:

    * 1975 Graduate, Indiana College of Mortuary Science, Indianapolis, IN
    * 1974 Graduate, Hanover College, Madison, IN. B.A. in Business
    * 1970 Graduate, LaSalle High School, South Bend, IN

Personal:

    * Born and raised in South Bend, IN, Bill moved to Mishawaka in 1992. He married Mary Sloan in 1977 with whom he has two children, Drew and Holly. He is a member of First United Methodist Church in South Bend, and has served on many boards and committees, including the South Bend Heritage Foundation Board of which he is the past president. Bill's hobbies include: running, golfing, snow skiing and watching all sports.

Tel: 574-232-4857


   
David M. Rothenhoefer

David M. Rothenhoefer
Funeral Director

Experience:

    * 49 years of experience in the family funeral home industry

Responsibilities:

    * General Manager and Certified Crematory Operator

Education:

    * 1964 Graduate, Indiana College of Mortuary Science, Indianapolis, IN

Personal:

    * Vice President & Recording Secretary, Camp Millhouse
      Board of Directors
    * Past President, Camp Millhouse
    * 1968-69 US Army Vietnam

Tel: 574-232-4857


   
Charles Mikolajczak

Charles Mikolajczak
Funeral Director

Experience:

    * 41 years of experience in the family funeral home industry

Responsibilities:

    * Preparation Room

Education:

    * 1977 Graduate, Indiana College of Mortuary Science, Indianapolis, IN
    * 1970 Graduate, Washington High School, South Bend, IN

Personal:

    * Charles is married to Georgia with whom he has two children, Kevin and Jamie. Charles enjoys golf and is a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mishawaka, and the Knights of Columbus Council #1878.

Tel: 574-232-4857


   
Scott Henderson, CPC

Scott Henderson, CPC
Family Services Adviser

Experience:

    * 15 years of experience in the family funeral home industry.
      
Responsibilities:

          o Pre-Assists individuals and families with pre-planning and pre-arranging funerals
          o Follows up after a death with the family
          o Creates the "Celebration of Life" DVD and video

Education:

          o Former Financial Planner specializing in Long Term Care and Medicaid planning
          o Held 7 investment and insurances licenses, including Series 7, 63, 65. Currently holds Indiana  Life, Accident and Health license.. Scott is also one of the areas only CPC's or Certified Pre-Planning Consultants and is a trained Stephen Minister.

Personal:

          o Scott is a lifelong resident of the area. He is married and has two children and four grandchildren. Scott is a veteran of the U.S. Army, 2/4th Infantry, Pershing Warriors and the Indiana National Guard, Combat Support Company, 2/151st Infantry.

Tel: 574-232-4857


   
Patty Held

Patty Held
Office Manager

Experience:

    * 15 years of experience in the family funeral home industry

Responsibilities:

    * Manages the office and assists Funeral Directors when needed

Personal:

    * Patty has been married to Chris for 25 years with whom she has two daughters, Danny and Devin.

Tel: 574-232-4857


   
Stephanie Kiefer

Stephanie Kiefer
Welsheimer North Coordinator

Responsibilities:
  
    *Manages the North Funeral Home and assists Funeral Directors when needed.

Personal:

     *Stephanie has three children, two grandchildren and two Rescue Boxers

Tel: 574-232-4857


   
Robert Swick

Robert Swick
Funeral Assistant

Responsibilities:

    *Assists Funeral Directors and Families during Funeral Services

Tel: 574-232-4857