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Meet Our Staff: Alana Wallin

The great care and service DeJohn Funeral Homes is able to provide families begin with its excellent staff. Individuals like Alana Wallin who works as an administrator behind the scenes are just as important as the funeral director who meets with a family plan their love ones' life celebration. Alana has been working with DeJohn-Flynn-Mylott for 17 years, beginning in catering then applying for an open office position. Since then, she has integrated into a variety of roles from purchasing and Continue reading

Stockings for Soldiers and Shelters

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Can I have a spiritual funeral service without being religious?

Yes. Today you have numerous options when planning your funeral or memorial service.  Just as you have the choice to be buried or cremated, you also have control of how religious your remembrance service should be. A Life Celebrant is a trained and certified professional that can help honor the lives of individuals, families, communities and organizations. They collaborate with people to create and perform personalized ceremonies that reflect unique beliefs, philosophy of life and Continue reading

Meet Our Staff: Danni Hubbard

As a Certified Life Celebrant, Danni Hubbard helps to minister to people who are grieving and to listen, encourage and support their journey as they travel a new road without the person they loved. She considers ministering to people who are grieving a real privilege, for “they allow us to encounter them at a particularly vulnerable time. Their need to be heard and comforted is real.” Danni wants the celebration she provides to give hope and peace that lasts so the family can continue moving Continue reading

A Word of Thanks from our Scholarship Recipients

In 2017, DeJohn Funeral Homes provided five $500 scholarships to high school students of merit as they continue their higher education through the Ross Sr. & Carmella DeJohn Five Star Education Scholarship. Last year, the Ross Sr. & Carmella DeJohn Five Star Education Scholarship was awarded to Stephen Blauch of Chardon High School (attending Ohio State University, Engineering); Garrett Scolos of Kenston High School (attending University of Virginia, Public Health/Pre Med); Marilyn Moyer Continue reading

Meet Our Staff: Sherri DiPietro

Sherri DiPietro has been helping families through the loss of their beloved pets at DeJohn Pet Services since 2010. Her passion for animals and connecting with families helps makes the difference when you are grieving the loss of your pet. As a pet parent, Sherri and our Pet Loss Professionals that help guide you through the options to create a meaningful tribute and memorial that is unique to the life you shared with your pet. “We go above and beyond simple private cremation. We help Continue reading

Experience the Healing Power of Reiki

Are you stressed? Do you feel as though some bad energy has wrapped itself around you and is holding you back from your potential? Are you looking for a refreshed and rejuvenated state of mind? If YES – then consider joining us for an upcoming Reiki Clinic at the DeJohn Funeral Homes & Celebrations Center, 12811 Chillicothe Road in Chesterland. Each month we welcome the community to join our Reiki therapists as they share their expertise to help adults and children refresh their universal Continue reading

Fall Bereavement Series, 2017

Our Fall Bereavement series will begin on Wednesday, October 4th. This six-week bereavement series support group is for those working through the process of grief. It is open to all adults. Bereavement Series Dates: Wednesdays, October 4 – November 15 Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm at DeJohn Funeral Homes & Crematory 28890 Chardon Road ~ Willoughby Hills, Oh If interested in learning more about our bereavement series and grief support, contact us at 440-516-5555.   "Skill, Continue reading

Congratulations 2017 Scholarship Winners

Ross & Carmella DeJohn Five Star Education Scholarship In 1993, the DeJohn family in conjunction with their family owned funeral home, DeJohn Funeral Homes, established the scholarship in honor of Ross Sr. & Carmella’s dedication to education. Ross Sr. served as Mayor of Mayfield Heights for over 28 years and during that time was very supportive of all school related issues including his support in many school levies. The DeJohn’s wanted to give back to the community and what better Continue reading