Staff members of Lindloff-Zimmerman Funeral Home are caring and experienced professionals. In addition to Lysle and Jo Ellen Lindloff, other family members are active in the business. Kathryn Lindloff is the matriarch of the family and still lives in the funeral home in West Alexandria. She still greets many families and helps out any way she can. Paula Lindloff Bassler is a funeral director and administrative assistant in the business. Dave Lindloff is a funeral director and embalmer and works part-time for Lysle and Jo Ellen. In Marxh of 2012 a young lady named April Callahan joined us as an apprentice and has been here ever since. She is a fully licensed funeral director and embalmer. In May of this year she was named manager.
Lysle and Jo Ellen Lindloff purchased the funeral home business in 1986 and have had many many years of experience. They offer at-need and pre-need funeral planning. They have full service and cremation services. They are lifetime residents of West Alexandria and are active in the community.
Lysle started the first rescue squad in the West Alexandria/Gratis area after running ambulance duty since he was sixteen years old. He's a graduate of Twin Valley South High School, Cincinnat College of Mortuary Science, Miami University and the University of Dayton. He has worked for passage of school bond levies and has helped with the building of the running track at Twin Valley South High School. After raising three children, Jo now has more time for playing with her seven grandchildren. Jo has been chairman of the West Alexandria Olde-Fashioned Christmas committee for the last 22 years and a member of Church of the Visitation in Eaton.
Funeral Director, Embalmer, and Manager.
April joined us in March of 2012 to finish her apprenticeship, and has been here ever since. She is a graduate of Preble Shawnee High School, attended Wright State Universty and Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science . She holds a B.S. degree. She is a fully licensed funeral director, embalmer and is also a licensed pre-need insurance agent.