Our Valued Staff
Timothy A. Hauck, Managiing Partner/Funeral Director in Charge
Tim has been a resident of Cape Coral the past 43 years. He is and has been serving client families at the funeral home for over 25 years. He graduated from Edison Community College, then earned his state funeral director and embalmers license from Miami Dade School of Mortuary science in 1986. He is a past president of Cape Coral Rotary Club and presently serves as a member of the board of directors. He is a past president of the Cape Coral Jaycees and currently serves on the board of the Cape Coral Chamber of Commerce. Tim is married and has two children.
Renee Duncan, Funeral Director
Originally from West Virginia, Renee has been a resident of Cape Coral since 2007. Prior to her career in Funeral Service, she served honorably with the US Army from 1998-2005. She graduated from John A. Gupton College of Mortuary Science in 2006. Renee has been a part of our team since December 2007. She has two sons, Aiden and Ethan and enjoys helping our families and spending time with hers.
Bill Hansen, Funeral Director
Originally from Michigan, Bill has been a Florida resident since 1970. He began a career in funeral service in 1972. Graduated from Miami-Dade Community College School of Mortuary Science and has been a funeral director since 1976. He is married to Debbie and they have two daughters ages 19 and 17. He enjoys fishing, boating, scuba diving and spending time with family. Bill has been a member of the Metz team since June of 2007.
Keith Osborn, Ambassador
Originally from Connecticut, Keith has been a resident of Cape Coral the past 10 years. Before retirement Keith worked as a State Trooper and Fireman. He served his country honorably with the U.S. Army. Keith has worked for the funeral home the past 4 years as a funeral assistant. He enjoys cruising the area on his Harley and taking his grandchildren to Disney World.
Linda Fuller, Administrative Assistant
Originally from Burlington, New Jersey, Linda moved to Southwest Florida in 2002 to assume the position of administrative assistant to the funeral director and office manager of our Cape Coral location. While in New Jersey, she had previously held the position of manager of the Market Research and Business Development departments of a trucking company.
Linda is a licensed Advanced Planning Specialist and enjoys helping families whenever she can. She has one son, Daniel, who is a funeral director. Linda’s interests include arts and crafts, reading, her dog “Molly” and spending time with her family.
Sharon Mudd, Administration
Sharon is a secretary in our Cape Coral office. She came to us following many years of experience in funeral service in Connecticut. Until retiring to Cape Coral, Sharon spent her entire life in Connecticut where she graduated from the University of Connecticut and Southern Connecticut State University.
She raised her son there, and she has left behind her beautiful little granddaughter. She is pleased to have moved to the beautiful paradise of Cape Coral where she and her husband can expect frequent visits from family and friends.
Sharon Reardon, Admin
Sharon is originally a snowbird from Marblehead, Ohio until becoming a permanent resident of Cape Coral, Fl. in 2000. Prior to joining the funeral home, she worked for Comcast Cable in the finance department for 12 years. Sharon enjoys all types of sports, spending time with family and friends and is involved with various clubs.
Mark Jones, Cremation Specialist
Mark Jones is our certified crematory operator. He has over 20 years of experience in the funeral and cremation business. Mark has been a member of the staff for over four years.
He loves to fish and spend time with his family.
Louise Murphy, Administration Specialist
Born and raised in the Chicago area, I loved the city life, but enjoyed vacation trips to Fort Myers Beach for many years. Moved to Cape Coral in 1990. After many years of office administration and special events experience, joined Harvey-Engelhardt-Metz Funeral Homes & Crematory on November 1, 2009 performing the accounts receivable/payable and administrative function at the Fort Myers Facility.
Rachel Schad, Funeral Director
Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Rachel received her Bachelor’s Degree in Social and Behavioral Sciences from The Ohio State University in 2002. During her college career, she volunteered at the OSU Medical Center where she assisted families who were waiting for loved ones in the ICU. This experience proved to be very meaningful and inspired Rachel to continue working with families who were faced with the death of a loved one. She began her career as an advanced funeral planning family counselor in Ohio, before relocating to South West Florida to complete her Degree in Mortuary Science at St. Petersburg College. In 2008, Rachel became fully licensed as a Funeral Director/Embalmer and has worked with associate funeral homes in Naples, Florida. She has ultimately made her home in Fort Myers, where she enjoys time with many great friends and family. Rachel specializes in planning customized Life Celebration Events, and loves telling the personal story of every family that she serves.
“Every person is unique, and so every memorial event must be tailored to fit the individual wishes of the family to create an experience that will be most meaningful to them.” - Rachel Schad
Missi Lastra, Pre-Need Specialist
Originally from Ashland, KY Missi moved to South Florida in 1986, spending 25 years in Miami before relocating to Cape Coral in 2011. She received her BA in Business from AIU and spent 21 years in operations and human resources management for fortune 100 companies prior to becoming an Advanced Planning Specialist in the funeral industry. Community involvement is a priority and she participates as a volunteer in charitable events with the ALS, BCM, and the BNI Foundations. Missi has a wonderful husband, 5 children, 5 grandchildren and 2 treasured doggies. She enjoys cruising, boating, the beach, trying new restaurants and wine tasting. Her favorite thing to do is watch the Miami Heat or Miami Dolphins play with her family cheering by her side.
Ray Maurillo, Ambassador