Four Generations of Caring for Generations to Come

Our Team

President/CEO

Christie oversees all aspects of The Tribute Companies, which own four cemeteries in Wisconsin as well as Precast concrete manufacturing facilities in Illinois and Indiana and an Architectural firm that specializes in cemetery and funeral home design and development. 

Director of Buildings and Grounds

Clyde oversees all aspects of operations for each company owned cemetery and the buildings for all Tribute locations. His responsibilities include: grounds personnel development, purchasing, and safety compliance at all Tribute locations.

Office Coordinator

Sidney was born and raised in small town Waupaca, WI. She graduated from UW-Milwaukee with a degree in Business Administration in 2015. When she is not outdoors hiking in one of Wisconsin’s many state parks, she’s indoors creating art in all mediums. Sidney is dedicated to providing excellence and a personal experience for families.

Administrative Assistant

Shelvie brings 16 years of Customer Service experience, with the past four years being dedicated as an Administrative Assistant. She is a Certified Celebrant and enjoys assisting families and visitors here at Pinelawn. In her free time, reading is at the top of her list and she also loves to sing!

Family Service Counselor

David formerly worked for his father and attended the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations. In his free time, David enjoys being in the company of his friends and family. David is an avid outdoorsman and loves sports, especially basketball and tennis.

Family Service Counselor

Meet Matthew Pagel.  Matthew joined Pinelawn Memorial Park in January, 2021.  Matthew grew up locally in Butler, WI. He believes in hard work, helping others, and that laughter is always the best medicine. During his free time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends and getting away to go camping or hiking. 

General Sales Manager

David oversees Pre-Need sales at our Wausau, Green Bay and Milwaukee cemetery locations as well as ensuring that our Family Service Counselors maintain appropriate follow up with all families who have property at our parks.

Grounds Manager

Jeff is responsible for all grounds crew staff, buildings and grounds functions. Jeff takes great pride in the way the cemetery looks in its entirety; from first impressions at the entrances to the meticulous details of each grave and memorial.

Joe Scanlan

Grounds Technician

Joe assists with all aspects of grounds operations. Paying attention to details and respecting each family’s needs for their burial service are Joe’s strengths. From time to time, Joe also shares his adorable furry companion, Larry the Dachshund with his co-workers.

Thomas Jamar

Grounds Technician

Tom has been in the manufacturing and landscaping industry for many years. He enjoys working on a  team and the variety of work. Tom has been married to his wife Amy for almost 30 years.  They have two daughters and one granddaughter. In is free time Tom enjoys fishing and watching football.

Darren Meyer

Grounds Technician

Meet Darren Meyer. Darren joined Pinelawn Memorial Park in March, 2019.

Our Mission

To be the most respected, responsible and value oriented provider of cemetery products and services in the community.

Our Vision

To be the recognized cemetery leader in our community, to remain family owned and operated, and to provide caring, compassionate service for many generations. We will maintain beautiful and peaceful surroundings for the deceased and their families while continuously honoring the memory of those who have passed away before us by preserving the genealogy and heritage of their lives.