Thomas Dean, Co-owner
NJ Lic. No. 3596
Tom Dean came into the family business in 1978, following in the footsteps of his father, Norman. Along with his wife, Bonnie, he raised three children: Courtney, Kristen, and Travis in Denville; where all three still reside. He is a well-known fixture in town, participating in numerous parade plannings, the National Day of Prayer, supporting Denville Little League teams, and donating his time to many other community projects. Tom believes that treating all people with dignity and respect is the key to being a successful funeral director.
David Milne, Co-owner
NJ Lic. No. 4301
PA Lic. No. 000681
Dave started his funeral career with Norman Dean Home For Services, serving his apprenticeship and continuing on as a licensed funeral director. Dave graduated from Northampton Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science and a Certificate in Funeral Management. Originally from Media, PA, Dave has lived and worked in Denville for over 21 years. He lives in the Indian Lake section of town with his wife Tracy and their daughters, Jordyn and Mackensey. Dave is a member of Kiwanis, Indian Lake Community Club and a Hub soccer coach. In his spare time, he enjoys wakeboarding, boating, traveling, and all the local activities Indian Lake and Denville offer. Because he lives and works in Denville, Dave is able to serve people with whom he has a personal relationship, and feels that this connection is a strong motivator in his desire to provide excellent service every day.
Licensed Funeral Director, CFSP
NJ Lic. No. 4752
Becky joined the staff of Norman Dean Home For Services in 2012. From a young age, Becky knew she wanted to work in funeral service. She has always summed it up to a calling, not a job. She started her career in funeral service in 2003 after graduating from the College of St. Elizabeth, Convent Station with a BA in Psychology. In 2005, she graduated from The American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service. Becky feels fulfilled in her work knowing that she helps others through difficult times and she cherishes the relationships she makes in the process. She strives to create unique, meaningful and memorable experiences for every family she serves. Becky enjoys traveling, home renovations, entertaining and spending time with family and friends; especially her twin sister and nephews who live in Denville. She and her husband Brian also enjoy sailing, biking, the outdoors, playing with their dog Oscar and donating their time to charitable causes. They reside in the Lake Mohawk section of Sparta, NJ.
Licensed Funeral Director
NJ Lic. No. 4977
KrystalAnn has truly been a force for good since joining us in November 2014. She has boundless energy and brings a new enthusiasm to our workplace and it is quite common to find her hard at work long after everyone else has gone home. She graduated from Mercer County Community College with degrees in Applied Science and Business Management, and a Certificate in Funeral Service. KrystalAnn enjoys forming bonds with the families she serves, and believes that funeral service is more than a career--it’s a calling. She lives in the Indian Lake section of Denville.
Licensed Funeral Director
NJ Lic. No. 5159
Kristin is the newest addition to our staff. She is a 2014 graduate of American Academy McAllister of Funeral Service and is also a licensed esthetician. Recently moving to Denville, with her two daughters, she began coaching soccer and looks forward to taking advantage of all that the community has to offer. Kristin is a wonderful addition who fits right in with the team spirit we strive for here at Norman Dean Home for Services.
We have several staff members who work tirelessly both with the public and behind the scenes. Mike Koshinski oversees our landscaping, property maintenance and IT systems. Tom Sacco Jr. keeps our facilities clean and ready for each service. Harry Fahrer, Christopher Holleritter, Howard Olsen, Ronald Young, and Tom Lacey all contribute in numerous ways to make the funeral process easier for the families we serve. They are a priceless support system for our directors and office team.
* Unlicensed and not qualified to make funeral arrangements, embalm or conduct funerals.
16 RIGHTER AVENUE, DENVILLE, NJ 07834
DAVID G. MILNE, MANAGER NJ LIC. NO. 4301
SERVING THE DENVILLE, ROCKAWAY, PARSIPPANY, Mt. Lakes, Boonton,
Morris Plains & SURROUNDING AREAS OF NEW JERSEY SINCE 1957