Meet Our Staff

Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services.

We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.

Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 239-542-3161 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.

Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.


Timothy A. Hauck

Timothy A. Hauck

Managing Partner/Funeral Director in Charge

Tim has been a resident of Cape Coral the past 43 years. He has been serving client families at the funeral home for over 30 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 currently serves as a member of the board of directors. He is also a past president of the Cape Coral Jaycees and currently serves on the board of the Cape Coral Chamber of Commerce.

Renee Duncan

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. Fuller Metz is proud to announce that Renee was chosen Grand Marshall of the Veterans Day Parade on November 11, 2015.

Keith Osborn

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 12 years as a funeral assistant. He enjoys cruising the area on his Harley and taking his grandchildren to Disney World.

Linda Fuller

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 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 dogs and spending time with her family.

Sharon Mudd

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. Before 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

Sharon Reardon

Administrative Assistant to the Directors

Sharon was originally a snowbird from Marblehead, Ohio until she became a permanent resident of Cape Coral, Florida 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 and spending time with family and friends and is involved with various clubs.

Mark Jones

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 Drolet Murphy

Louise Drolet Murphy

Administration Specialist

Born and raised in the Chicago area, Louise loved the city life but enjoyed vacation trips to Fort Myers Beach for many years. She moved to Cape Coral in 1990. After many years of office administration and special events experience, she joined Harvey-Engelhardt-Metz Funeral Homes & Crematory on November 1, 2009, performing the accounts receivable/payable and administrative function at the Fort Myers Facility. After five years at Harvey-Engelhardt, she transferred to Fuller Metz Cremation & Funeral Services, where she serves as a funeral assistant.

Rachel  Schad

Rachel Schad

Funeral Director

Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Rachel received her Bachelor’s Degree in Social and Behavioral Sciences from 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 intensive care unit. 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 Cape Coral, 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

Rachel has an incredible singing voice. She was chosen to sing the National Anthem at the Boston Red Sox-Minnesota Twins Spring Training Game at JetBlue Park (Fenway South) in Fort Myers on Thursday, March 10, 2016.

Missi Lastra

Missi Lastra

Pre-Need Specialist

Originally from Ashland, Kentucky, Missi moved to South Florida in 1986, spending 25 years in Miami before relocating to Cape Coral in 2011. She received her B.A. in Business from American Intercontinental University 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 for her, and she participates as a volunteer in charitable events with the ALS, BCM, and the BNI Foundations. Missi has a wonderful husband, five children, five grandchildren and two 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

Ray Maurillo

Ambassador



Karen  Stiglich

Karen Stiglich

Administrative Assistant

I was born in Chicago, Illinois and moved to the Sarasota/Bradenton area in 1958 with my family. I completed my education in Bradenton and got married and worked in the banking field for several years until 1970, when I moved to Fort Myers and started a family, having two daughters. When my children started school at Heights Elementary School in Fort Myers, I was offered a job as a Para-Professional by principal Tommy Halgrim. Soon I became the bookkeeper at the school and retired after over 30 years at that school. After retiring, I had some time on my hands, so I began working at Harvey-Engelhardt and Fuller Metz Funeral Homes in 2015. I enjoy my two daughters and their husbands, along with my five grandchildren, ranging in age from 18 to 13. Outdoor activities, including water sports, fishing and the grandchildren’s sporting events, keep me busy for now.

Faye Keller

Faye Keller

Administrative Specialist

Originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Faye moved to Southwest Florida after her sons went off to college. She took the position of administrative assistant to the funeral director and office manager of our Cape Coral location. While in Milwaukee, she had previously held the position of 911 dispatcher. CSR in the Heating and Air conditioning services and the Collision Industry.

She has three grown sons and four stepsons and was recently married on Fort Myers Beach. Faye’s interests are training her rescue German Shepherds and Min Pin. She enjoys working with animal rescue sites and animal welfare groups to help place animals into homes. Faye has great training skills and loves to add to her canine family by fostering dogs on a regular basis while they await their forever home.

Faye and her Husband enjoy riding their Harley Davidson year round in the wonderful Florida weather.

Bernie Conley

Bernie Conley

Ambassador



James Salvia

James Salvia

Ambassador



Steve Wissman

Steve Wissman

Cremation Specialist

Steve comes to us from Fort Wayne, Indiana. He previously worked in the funeral business in the summer months during the past 30 years while during the winter months, Steve has worked all levels of hockey at 2300-plus games, including the National Hockey League, with the latest team being the St. Louis Blues. After making Florida his home 2 ½ years ago, he joined the Carriage team and completed his certification for Crematory Operator and is now working towards his Embalmer Apprentice with the State of Florida. Steve has been married to his wife Barbara, a school teacher for Lee County School System, for 27 years and has raised two boys, Adam and Cory.

David  Slothower

David Slothower

Funeral Assistant



Al Haab

Al Haab

Funeral Director

Albert B. Haab started his career in Funeral Service in 1968 in Michigan. He graduated from Wayne State University Department of Mortuary Science in Detroit, Michigan, after which he started his own trade embalming service. After marrying his wife Kathy in 1977, in 1980 Kathy and Al relocated to Fort Myers, Florida, where he started working with Leo Engelhardt Funeral Home on McGregor Blvd. In 1986, the firms of Harvey and Engelhardt merged and became Harvey Engelhardt Metz. Al remained there until 1989, when he joined Memorial Gardens Funeral Home and remained there for 18 years. From 2007 until 2014, he was at Hodges Funeral Home. After semi-retiring, Al returned to Harvey-Engelhardt, where he is currently employed. He is very proficient in embalming procedures and is also a licensed Funeral Director. Al is married to Kathy, a registered nurse at Lee Health, and together they have two boys, Brandon and Spencer.

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