Tammy is the daughter of Tom and Bonnie and handles the funeral home bookkeeping, accounts payable and receivables. She is also an Insight Institute Certified Funeral Celebrant trained in the specific area of conducting personalized funeral services.
Funeral Assistant and After Care Coodinator
Bonnie is the wife of owner Tom Melvin. She assists with viewings and funerals, and any other aspects of the funeral home when needed. She handles all aftercare programs, and stays in contact with the families that we serve through various correspondence and home visits.
Crystal is also a daughter of Tom and Bonnie, and takes care of the Pets at Peace division of the funeral home. She assists with all aspects of the funeral home, and recently obtained her funeral director's license.
Dee handles the office work, answers phones, and helps with viewings, funerals, and aftercare. She is an important asset to the company and keeps everyone straight.
C. Eugene Melvin
Gene is a licensed funeral director in Delaware and licensed to sell insurance. He serves in all capacities of the funeral home and operates the monument company.
Thomas E. Melvin, C.F.S.P.
Mr. Melvin is a licensed funeral director in the states of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia. He is a first generation funeral director, licensed for over 38 years, and started the Melvin Funeral Home in 1990. He is one of only a few Delaware funeral directors to have three state licenses, and was the first funeral director in Delaware to obtain the Certified Funeral Service Practitioner distinction. He continues to operate the funeral home in all aspects.
The Melvin Funeral Home considers it essential to be involved within the community and professional organizations. That is why we belong and participate with the Harrington Lions Club, Harrington Business Association, and the Calvary Wesleyan Church of Harrington.
Tom, Gene, and Crystal belong and actively participate in Professional Organizations such as the Delaware State Funeral Directors Association, Del-Mar-Va Funeral Service Association, and the National Funeral Directors Association. They stay active to continually educate themselves with the funeral industry, and stay on top of trends and changes in the profession.