Patricia was born and raised in Timmins and completed her post secondary education at College Boreal in Sudbury with great distinction in the Funeral Service Education Program.
Following the completion of her studies, Patricia started her career with Arbor Memorial Services in Thunder Bay. She later met her future husband Glen while working for the same corporation. After their engagement they decided to return to North Eastern Ontario and settled in Kirkland Lake where they currently own and operate the family business.
Together they are raising their two children Hannah-Paige and Maverick.
She has also become a Certified Preplanning Specialist and can assist everyone in making prearrangements.
Patricia is a Member of the Board of Directors for the Kirkland & District Hospital, a member of the Kirkland & District Hospital Foundation and volunteers for local groups and events such as the Kirkland Lake Family Entertainment Series.
She loves to spend time at the lake with family and the occasional trip to Mexico.
Born in Toronto in 1973, Glen has resided in many areas of Canada including Kapuskasing and Sudbury. Glen started his career path in funeral services in 1991. He was employed by Arbor Memorial Services from 1991 to 2002. During those years he worked as a Funeral Director & Embalmer in the Toronto area and as a Senior Funeral Director & Embalmer in Winnipeg.
In April of 2002 the French Family purchased the former Mark Monette & Associates renaming it Monette & French Funeral Home and changing it to French Family Funeral Home on July 1, 2012.
Glen is married to his wife Patricia French and together they are raising their two children Hannah-Paige and Maverick.
He is currently a board member with the Kirkland & District Hospital Ethics Committee and a proud member and Manager of the KLMHA Atom Blue Devils Hockey Club.
Glen is proud to be a third generation funeral service provider. His Grandfather George Gauthier was a Para Funeral Director for the Laporte Funeral Home in Timmins and his Grandfather Alexander French was the Cemetery Manager and Caretaker for the Southampton Cemetery and his parents were former owners and Para Funeral Directors with Monette & French Funeral Home.
Glen enjoys vacationing in warm climates, especially with family and friends in Mexico.
Please join us at extending a heartfelt welcome to Pamela Harvey who is joining our team at the French Family Funeral Home.
Pamela was born and raised in Timmins Ontario. Pamela has been involved in the Funeral Services Industry for 8 years, most recently as a Bilingual Licensed Advanced pre planner with a firm in the Toronto area.
Pamela is happy to return to the family business where she hopes to assist families with their preplanning requirements.
Pamela is a great asset to our team and brings a great amount of knowledge and expertise to our preneed department. Glen and Patricia are thrilled to have Pamela working with them and the community and would like to welcome her to the French Family Funeral Home.