"18 People—With Just One Purpose...To Serve You."
Warren-McElwain Mortuary is a family owned business since 1904. We have eighteen (18) staff members, both full-time and part-time to serve you.
We are committed to serving a diverse population in Lawrence and the surrounding area. It is important that the people that serve this diverse community are trained and experienced. We think that it is important for you to see the staff that will serve you. We have five licensed, Kansas funeral directors and embalmers. • Larry McElwain, Funeral Director & Embalmer • Philip Padden, Funeral Director & Embalmer • Lisa Manley, Funeral Director & Embalmer • Terry Cavanaugh, Funeral Director & Embalmer • Audrey Bell, Funeral Director & Embalmer • Debby Gunselman, Bookkeeper/Accountant • Kimberly Farrell, Administrative Assistant
• John Harris, Funeral Assistant/Driver • Jerry Hare, Funeral Assistant/Driver • Randy Litton, Funeral Assistant/Driver • John Bowman, Funeral Assistant/Driver • Mary Pat Himmelberg, Funeral Assistant • Susan McElwain, Fiscal Consultant & Funeral Assistant • Gail Padden, Funeral Assistant • Phil Friedeman, Aftercare Services Coordinator • Michael Bruce, Night Attendant and Grounds Maintenance • Chris Handley, Building and Grounds Maintenance • Ryan Whipple, Night Attendant