Robert has been in and around the funeral business for most of his life. Robert Graduated with honors from Middleboro High school in 2006. Knowing that he wanted to continue to grow and help comfort families in their time of need, Robert went to Bristol Community College where he received a degree in the study of grief. He then transferred to the Funeral Institute of the Northeast where he earned a 4 year degree in Mortuary Science.Robert passed his national and state board examinations in 2009. He continued to work for a few Private family owned funeral homes and decide to go into business for himself. Robert started a trade company in 2013 where he works with 13 local funeral homes specializing in embalming and cosmetology.
Robert met his business partner in 2014 and decided to Purchase the Copeland MacKinnon Funeral Home Inc. They bought the Old Saint Marks Church on the corner of Columbus Ave and Center St. in Easton and began their renovations. Although the process took slightly longer than anticipated, Their new Business opened in May of 2017. The new facility offers a variety of options with concept of making funerals affordable.
Robert is 29 years old and has a 6 year old daughter. Robert and his fiancé are in the process of finding a new home in Easton where he can continue to grow his business and gain the trust and confidence in the Easton residents.