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Mitch was raised on a farm in Loa, Utah, where he was taught the value of hard work. After graduating from Wayne High School he attended Southern Utah University in Cedar City and Rodeoing attended Mt Hood College of Mortuary Science in Gresham Oregon. Mitch has been a Licensed Funeral Service Practitioner since 1991. He has worked for many mortuaries before and during his college years. He has gained great experience from working with: Southern Utah Mortuaries, Vancouver Mortuary, Wasatch Lawn Mortuary, Ursenbach Funeral Home, Spilsbury Mortuary, Virgin Valley Mortuary, Lindquist Mortuaries and Thomson Vernal Mortuary; Learning all the valuable skills from each place and creating his own, especially his embalming techniques, which he learned from some of the best embalmers around, especially Frank Thomson. With 21 years experience, he brings a "No Pressure" approach of personal touch, integrity, dignity and reverence to every service he renders. Mitch is committed to being an educational resource for people; helping to put the wishes and desires of the families he is serving his first priority. His exceptional people skills and abilities as a mortician and funeral director has earned him an impeccable reputation. He is also licensed to sale insurance policies for preneed funeral plans. Mitch is also a husband and father of four. He loves the outdoors and is all around fun loving guy.
TyAnn, was born in Keosauqua, Iowa, and raised in Cedar City, Utah. She graduated from Cedar High where she participated in Drill Team. While attending Evans Cosmetology she met Mitch Blackburn. They were married soon after and together have four children, three boys and one girl. She is officially in charge of finances, however, just about everything requires her organizational and business skills. TyAnn volunteers with a number of Charitable organizations, including The Relay for Life, Boy Scouts of America, Trees for Charity, Daughters of the Utah Pioneers. Her family enjoys the outdoors and all that the Uintah Basin has to offer, the Reservoirs to cool off in while boating, and the Mountains for camping. What she loves most is spend time with her family.
Jeff along with his wife Annie is the owner of the funeral home. Jeff is a 1985 graduate of Wayne State University’s Mortuary Science Program.
He also holds a bachelor’s degree from Western Michigan University which he earned in 1992. He enjoys exercising and spending time off with his children – Maggie, Jack and Peter.
Jeff and his family are members of the St. Basil Catholic Church. When time allows, Jeff likes to be active in our community and is a member of the Kiwanis Club, Loyal Order of the Moose, Sons of the American Legion, and the Knights of Columbus. In 2013, Jeff and his family were the St. Basil Knights of Columbus Family of the year.
Jeff was recognized by the Bobby Walker Administration with their Leadership Award in 2010. He was also recognized by the First Spiritual Church of Covert for his role in community leadership in 2015.