About Us

Our Story

Our Team

Mike Hoy

Owner / Funeral Director​

My career in funeral service began when I was fourteen years old. 

Nick Tank

Burke Johnson

Funeral Director/Embalmer

Burke Johnson has been licensed in Iowa since 1997.  He worked with Ohde Funeral Home from 1997 to 2006. 

Katie L. Fitzsimmons

Funeral Director/Embalmer

Katie Fitzsimmons is a first-generation funeral director and a native of Guthrie Center, Iowa. She attended Guthrie Center High School and graduated with the class of 2011.

Danielle Sondag

Funeral Director/Embalmer

Danielle Sondag found her interest in funeral service at a young age. She started working at a funeral home at the age of 15; helping with evening visitations and weekend services.

Tina Bartelson

Pre-Arrangement Consultant

Tina Bartelson resides outside Irwin with her husband and their three children. She has been a licensed Iowa and Nebraska funeral director for over 10 years.

Debra Hansen

Office Manager

Debra Hansen started working for Ohde Funeral Home in March of 1996.  She has a Cosmetology Degree and Associates Degree from DMACC.

Michelle Meyer

Office Assistant

Michelle Meyer has been our part time office assistant since 2005.  Michelle performs all aspects of office work and helps with our computer applications.

Dan Wittrock

Funeral Assistant

Ernie Reinke

Funeral Assistant

Ernie was born and raised in Manning. He and his wife Karen have two sons and three grandchildren.

Maranda Harouff

Caroline Page

Caroline is a licensed funeral director in Nebraska and Iowa. She earned her degree in Mortuary Science from Kansas City Kansas Community College, graduating Summa Cum Laude in 2014. 

Michelle Arroyo

Michelle Arroyo, born and raised in Los Angeles, California. Moved to Omaha, Nebraska in 2008, and shortly after started working for Good Shepherd Funeral Home. 

Diane Flesher

I was born in Omaha and received my Bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska at Kearney. I joined the funeral industry in 2015.

Steve Chapman

Robert Marshall

Robert Wzorek

Andrew Perry

Tomi Longoria

Maranda Harouff

Nick Tank

Shawn Haug

Diane Flesher

Michelle Arroyo

Robert Marshall

Michael Lorenz

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