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Wilbert Funeral Services' Commemorating First Responders Program Helps 114 Fallen First Responder Families In 2014
BROADVIEW, IL, January 13, 2015 – The families of 114 fallen first responders were served in 2014 by Commemorating First Responders, a philanthropic program of Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc. (WFSI) and its Licensees. The program donates burial vaults and urns and a graveside service to first responders who have died in the line of duty.
BROADVIEW, IL, April 28, 2015 – Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc. has launched the Wilbert Educated Selection Process (Wilbert ESP™), a customized cloud-based application that facilitates education and the selection of a burial vault for families.
BROADVIEW, IL, MARCH 19, 2015 – Pierce Mortuary Colleges (PMC) is pleased to announce two key additions to its management team. Donald G. Madelung has been appointed Vice President and will provide support to the overall administration of the colleges and work primarily with the Admissions and Financial Aid Departments. Madelung has served on the PMC Board of Directors since 2012 and has a deep background in postsecondary education leadership and consulting. He is resigning from the board so as to focus on his new responsibilities. Most recently, Madelung has spearheaded several projects to help improve the colleges’ student intake procedures and financial aid processes.
BROADVIEW, IL, March 13, 2015 – Twenty-two Wilbert Licensees were recognized with awards for their sales accomplishments in 2014 at the Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc (WFSI) Annual Sales Meeting. Whited Cemetery Services, Menifee, CA, was honored with the Special Achievement Award for their outstanding success in gaining new Wilbert burial vault business among the funeral establishments they serve throughout southern California.
BROADVIEW, IL, FEBRUARY 11, 2015 – Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc., (WFSI) is pleased to announce the addition of Steve Hawkins as Marketing Specialist. Steve will support strategic WFSI marketing initiatives including Wilbert’s advertising, online presence and media relations. He also assumes management of trade shows and other special events for WFSI.
Integrated business management solution solves challenges faced by today’s funeral professionals
BATESVILLE, IN., Feb. 11, 2015 – Batesville, the leading provider of technology solutions to the death care industry, is making it easier for funeral homes to gain efficiencies and improve their operations with MIS Professional, a comprehensive business management solution that seamlessly ties everything together – case management, arranger planning, product selection, and more. Built by experts with a deep understanding of funeral home operations and a vision for where the industry is going, Batesville is bringing a new generation of technology to the market.