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Our Staff

Our Staff's Commitment to You.


Staff members of Gower Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. are caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions. These requests and traditions are of utmost importance to our staff of licensed funeral directors.

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Daryl Ann Gower Manager & Director of Operations

Daryl Ann (Yanchick) Gower was raised in Swoyersville and Gilbert, PA where she graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in Brodheadsville, PA in 1975. Daryl Ann attended Northampton Community College and received her Real Estate Sales Person License in 1980. She is currently enrolled at Northampton Community College studying for her funeral directors license.

 

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Nicholas R. Gower Cremation Specialist & Funeral Attendant

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Phillip M. Gower Cremation Specialist & Funeral Attendant

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Donald N. Gower Supervisor

Donald N. Gower is a native of Effort, PA.  graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in Brodheadsville, PA in 1973 and graduated from East Stroudsburg University in  1977. He continued his education at Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science and graduated September 1979 with an Associates Degree in Applied Science-Funeral Service.

In June 1981 construction of the facility began and opened the doors in February 1982. Member of the Eastern Pennsylvania Funeral Directors Association,  Pennsylvania Funeral Directors Association, Cremation Association of North America.

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Daryl Ann Gower

Manager & Director of Operations

Daryl Ann (Yanchick) Gower was raised in Swoyersville and Gilbert, PA where she graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in Brodheadsville, PA in 1975. Daryl Ann attended Northampton Community College and received her Real Estate Sales Person License in 1980. She is currently enrolled at Northampton Community College studying for her funeral directors license.

 

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Nicholas R. Gower

Cremation Specialist & Funeral Attendant
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Phillip M. Gower

Cremation Specialist & Funeral Attendant
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Donald N. Gower

Supervisor

Donald N. Gower is a native of Effort, PA.  graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in Brodheadsville, PA in 1973 and graduated from East Stroudsburg University in  1977. He continued his education at Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science and graduated September 1979 with an Associates Degree in Applied Science-Funeral Service.

In June 1981 construction of the facility began and opened the doors in February 1982. Member of the Eastern Pennsylvania Funeral Directors Association,  Pennsylvania Funeral Directors Association, Cremation Association of North America.