Our Staff

Our staff is comprised of dedicated and licensed professionals with the experience to answer all your questions regarding our services. Please feel free to contact any of our staff members at any time.

David J. Gabauer

David J. Gabauer

Owner/Funeral Director

David was born and raised in New Brighton. He was a 1987 graduate of Quigley Catholic High School and continued his education at Robert Morris University. He graduated from the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, and was the former owner of Gabauer Funeral Home, Inc. at Sylvania Hills Memorial Park, Inc. in Rochester, PA.  David is also currently the Beaver County Coroner.

He married Lisa Lesinski in 1995.  They currently reside in Chippewa Township


Lisa Lesinski-Gabauer

Lisa Lesinski-Gabauer

Owner/Funeral Director

Lisa graduated from New Brighton High School in 1983. After staying home to raise her two children she decided it was time to get back into the workforce. She obtained an Associate Degree in Business Management from CCBC and then continued on to the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science. She graduated from there in January of 2014 and became a licensed funeral director in April of 2015. She then went on to become a Certified Crematory Operator and Licensed Insurance Agent

She and David reside in Chippewa Township.


Alan Terlizzi

Alan Terlizzi

Funeral Assistant



Ron Schollaert

Ron Schollaert

Funeral Assistant



Devon Gabauer

Devon Gabauer

Funeral Assistant



Gracyn Gabauer

Gracyn Gabauer

Secretarial Assistant



Leslie Bellia

Leslie Bellia

Funeral Assistant



Beryl Zalmanek

Beryl Zalmanek

Funeral Assistant



Stacy Ralph

Stacy Ralph

Administrative Assistant



Stella Rose

Stella Rose

Greeter (by request)



Emily Kirsch

Emily Kirsch

Funeral Intern, Certified Crematory Operator, Certified Celebrant



Cory Sturm

Cory Sturm

Funeral Intern, Certified Crematory Operator, Certified Celebrant



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