Associates


Nicholas Kalafut

"Nick" as he is known, has worked in and around funeral service for over 40 years.  He is  often the first face families see when he arrives to transport their loved ones to our funeral home. 


Doreen Cherep

Doreen serves as Executive Assistant and can be found in our "main office" where she assists with all aspects of office functions.


Donald Oesterle

"Donny" has been employed part-time with Ralph Schugar Chapel for over three years and is currently a student at the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science.


Joel Halmi

Joel is employed part-time with Ralph Schugar Chapel and is responsible for the beautiful flowers that you see outside of our building currently.  Joel plans to complete his internship in the coming year and become a licensed funeral director.

Additional bios coming soon.