David Barbola was born and raised in Berlin. He graduated from Berlin High
School in 1973 and the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor’s Degree in Funeral Service in 1977. Dave began his funeral service career in Berlin in 1974 with apprenticeship training by Harold Wiecki and in 1977 became a licensed Funeral Director. Dave was associated with Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home in Ripon for eleven years. In 1979, he and Jerry Marchant purchased the former Boyd Funeral Home in Berlin.
The current facility was built in 1986 and Barbola has been the sole owner since 1988. He is the father of two daughters, Karissa and her husband Mark, and Kylah. He is an active member of Grace English Lutheran Church and the church choir. Dave is a Paul Harris Fellow and a past President of the Berlin Rotary Club. He enjoys hunting, fishing, boating, football, and racing.
Dave is a licensed Life Insurance Agent in Wisconsin, holds a Certificate of Pre-Need Training, and is a licensed Agent for Burial Agreements by the Funeral Directors Examining Board. Dave has sold and set monuments since his high school days. He has been associated with Twin City Monument Co. of Neenah for over 30 years.
Lisa (Anderson) Lee was born in Berlin and raised in the Poy Sippi area. She graduated from Berlin High School in 1983 and FVTC in Appleton with an Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice in 2005.
She is the mother of three grown children, Les and his wife, Kristen, Ken and Megan and a very proud grandmother to Josephine and Cameron. Lisa is an active member of Grace English Lutheran Church and the church choir. She is Secretary on the Board of Directors for the Berlin Chamber of Commerce and a past member on the Fox Valley Technical College Forensic Science Advisory Committee. Besides spending as much time as she can with her grandchildren, Lisa enjoys watching movies, NASCAR racing, being outdoors watching the animals, hunting and soaking up the sun while boating.
Lisa is a licensed Life Insurance Agent, holds a Certificate of Pre-Need Training, and is a licensed Agent for Burial Agreements by the Funeral Directors Examining Board. She is also a Notary Public in the state of Wisconsin.
Lisa is a Funeral Associate who helps conduct funeral services and visitations. She assists individuals in making Irrevocable Funeral Trusts and pre-plan arrangements for their “personalized” funeral. She is a detail oriented and compassionate professional who works well with people.