Bunkers Funeral Home, Cemeteries and Crematory is very happy to have Thomas as our Cemetery Superintendent. Thomas is a Vegas native having attended Green Valley High School then moved with his family to Florida. After living in Florida for almost 20 years, Thomas and his family moved back to his home town. Thomas brings almost 20 years of Landscaping experience to our team. Thomas married the love of his life, Stephanie in 2005 and has two children, Luke and Libbie and two fur-babies, Maggie and Max. When not at work, Thomas enjoys all things sports!!!
Bunkers Funeral Home is very happy to have Monica as the lead embalmer in our Care Center. Monica is a graduate of American River College in Sacramento, CA where she received an Associates Degree in Mortuary Science. Monica is a native of Northern California and made the transition to Las Vegas in Spring of 2022 to be with the love of her life, Samantha. She loves cookies and coffee for breakfast, well, cookies for dinner and supper as well. Monica loves the outdoors, going to her family’s home in Mexico and loves her job as an embalmer.
Haley Kerchofer was born in Redondo Beach, CA and moved to Las Vegas at the age of 5. Haley is a graduate of Mojave High School. After a very successful career in management for a well-known clothing chain, Haley came to work for the Bunkers Team at Bunkers Eden Vale Cemetery as an administrative assistant. Haley had a desire for a long time to be a funeral director/embalmer, but instead of going to college to get her degree, her next best option was to join the team of Bunkers Funeral Home as the lead Administrative Assistant. Haley loves all things Halloween and Spooky, Salem, MA, her Sphynx cat, Salem, Iced Coffee and her boyfriend, Jon.
Jorge Botello, a native of Las Vegas is a graduate of Clark High School and joined Bunkers Mortuary as our receptionist in October of 2021. Jorge is married to Maybeth and have a handsome son, Kaznyel. Jorge has proven his love of the funeral industry by helping in many aspects from removals to creating lasting memories with his work on memorial folders. Jorge is a very respectful young man and looks forward to greeting you and your loved ones with the utmost of respect and courtesy. In his spare time, other than being a great dad and husband, Jorge is a gamer.
Garey A. Bryant, a rarity, as Garey was born and raised in Historic West Las Vegas. Garey graduated from Clark High School where he excelled in Basketball, was VP of the Soul Club and Afro King his senior year. Garey attended Seminole Jr. College on a basketball scholarship and received his associates degree. Garey was a Fireman with the City of Las Vegas. After working as a Fireman, Garey spent many years in construction working on area casinos. Garey is a lifelong church member and loves the Lord. Garey is a devoted son to his mother, Lucille and devoted brother. Garey is the proud father of some amazing kids – 3 girls and 2 boys and crazy about his 7 grandkids and 2 great grandkids. Garey came to Bunkers in 2016 as a removal technician but was quickly hired full time to be a preproom assistant and all around “Garey can do anything” team member.
Stephanie has worked in the Funeral Industry since 2015. She decided to pursue this career when one of her close friends passed away. Since she had experienced grief of her own; she felt a strong calling to help others through the worst day of their life. She enjoys meeting new people and listening to their stories regarding their loved ones. She feels it’s very important to celebrate the life of those who have passed on, and provide family members a unique memorial to go visit them to honor their memory.
Stephanie was born and raised in Southern Nevada. Before working in the Funeral Industry, she worked in a variety of occupations, all relating to customer service. After graduating with a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree from UNLV in 2002, she worked as a Graphic Designer for most of her career. Then she pursued her interest in baking, and earned a certification from Le Corden Bleu in Las Vegas in 2012. She continues to use her artistic skills by incorporating them in her profession as a Family Service Counselor, and a Licensed Agent in Nevada to Prearrange Cemetery Plots and Funerals.
Martha comes to Bunkers Mortuaries, cemeteries and crematory with over 11 years of solid Sales Experience. Attending Riverside Community College, she graduated with a Certificate in Bilingual Community Interpreting. She has since acquired licenses and is currently authorized to sell Life Insurance, Funeral & Cemetery Arrangements. In her spare time, Martha is a volunteer with Nevada Donor Network, and various other organizations.
Martha was born in beautiful country of Guatemala before her family came to the United States when she was a small child where they settled in California, but Martha has been a proud resident of the State of Nevada for 19 years. She is the proud mother of 3 amazing children and the even prouder grandmother of two grandsons. She enjoys living in Las Vegas where she can take advantage of the great shows, movies and Lake Mead. She also enjoys her daily CrossFit classes, running and hiking all over the beautiful Las Vegas Valley. When she is not proudly chasing her dreams, she is performing various DYI projects on her home and spending time with her family and friends.
Lora has three years of experience in the funeral and cemetery industry and is very passionate about serving families. Lora is President of the Rotary Club of Green Valley (2021-2022), and is very active in community service. She was recognized by her club as Rotarian of the Year in 2019. Her past experience involves creative direction, publishing, marketing, and designing clothing.
Born in Los Angeles, California, Lora loves to explore the world. Previous to Nevada she has lived abroad in London, UK, and most recently on the Big Island of Hawaii. In Hawaii, she owned two sports facilities and was a member of the Paradise Roller Girls, the local roller derby team. Lora has one child and spends her free time traveling, writing poetry and making music.