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Kevin Chilson

Kevin Chilson

Funeral Director

Kevin Chilson is a fully licensed funeral director and embalmer in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.


Telephone: 1-320-327-2417

Email: kchilson@tds.net


Peggy McDougall

Peggy McDougall

Funeral Director

Peggy is a fully licensed funeral director in Minnesota and North Dakota. 

Telephone: 1-320-327-2417


Nicolas Uecker

Nicolas Uecker

Funeral Director

Nick graduated from Buffalo Senior High School in 1990 and received a degree in Mortuary Science from the University of MN in 1995.  He and his wife Stacy ( Marty) live in Buffalo with their three children Elias, Olivia and Caden.  Nick and his family are active members of the Buffalo Covenant Church.

Telephone: 1-320-327-2417


Christina Haubrich

Christina Haubrich

Funeral Director

Christina is originally from Olivia, Minnesota. She graduated from the Mortuary Science program at the University of Minnesota in December 2010 and is a fully licensed funeral director in the state of Minnesota. She lives in St. Michael, MN.

Telephone: 1-320-327-2417


Robert Gill

Robert Gill

Funeral Director

Robert “Rob” Gill graduated from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 2012. He is married to Bonita and they have three children. He practices Native Customs and is a member of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate. He is a licensed funeral director in Minnesota.

Telephone: 1-320-327-2417


James Jurek

James Jurek

Service Assistant

Jimmy has worked at the mortuary in Silver Lake since he was sixteen years old. As a teenager, Jimmy worked for Silver Lake’s first mortician Frank Nuwash. Following military service, he assisted “Fritz” Maresh for many years. Jimmy later worked side-by-side with Fritz’s son Bruce Maresh. For over ten years, Jimmy has assisted Kevin Chilson in the day-to-day operations of Maresh Funeral Home.

Telephone: 1-320-327-2417


Leon Kaczmarek

Leon Kaczmarek

Service Assistant

Leon, a Silver Lake native, who resides in Montrose, formerly worked for "Fritz" Maresh from 1961 until 1967. He rejoined the staff of Maresh Funeral Home in 2005. Leon, like Jim Jurek, personally knows everyone in the Silver Lake area. Leon and Jim are hometown people with common concerns. Leon and his wife, Maxine, have two grown children.

Telephone: 1-320-327-2417


Maria Felger Ramos

Maria Felger Ramos

Family Advisor

Maria is a Spanish Family Advisor for Chilson Holdings, Inc. Maria has served in this capacity for over thirteen years. Maria is a native Spanish speaker and has taught Spanish in local schools for 15 years. Her experience and knowledge assist  the Maresh Funeral Home and the Chilson Chapel in Winsted in caring for the concerns and needs of the Spanish speaking community. Maria and her husband Ken live in the Buffalo area and have four adult daughters and six grandchildren. 

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Maria es una consejera de familias cuyo lenguaje es español con la Casa Funeral Maresh y la Casa Funeral Chilson Chapel. Maria a servido en esta capacidad por más de trece años. El lenguaje principal de Maria es español, ella a trabajado como maestra de español en las escuelas locales por 15 años. Con su experiencia y sabiduria ella le asite a la Casa Funeral Maresh y a sus clientes. Maria y su esposo Ken residen en Buffalo y tienen cuatro hijas y seis nietos.

Telephone: 1-320-327-2417

Email: mmfelger@aol.com


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