Grief & Support
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At Avatar Cremation Service & Crematory, we offer online cremation planning for your convenience. You can get a head start on the arrangement process by completing as much of the necessary details as possible in the comfort of your own home.
We are nothing without our dedicated staff. If you take a few minutes to get to know us online, when you walk through our doors and see familiar faces, it will make your experience with us that much better.
|Jerry Hart, General Manager / Licensed Funeral Director|
Jerry began his funeral service career in 1983, and is a licensed funeral director in Virginia, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Florida. In April 2016, he relocated to Ormond Beach from Fredericksburg, VA. Jerry is the father of one son, and enjoys travel and skiing in his free time.
|Rebecca May, Cremation Arranger / Licensed Funeral Director|
Becky began serving families at Atlantis in January 2017 with a sincere desire to help people during the difficult time of losing a loved one. Before beginning her funeral career in 2011, she practiced massage therapy for many years and instructed at the Florida School of Massage. As a musician, she enjoys using her drum, guitar and harmonica skills at special events to raise money for those in need. Her community involvement also includes her work at a rock and roll camp for girls.
|Tamara L. Vanyo, Funeral Director In Charge|
Tami has more than 20 years of funeral experience and is truly passionate about helping families through one of the most difficult times in their life. The Ormond Beach native is a member of St. Brendan Catholic Church and volunteers at Ormond Beach Elementary School. She is a graduate of Seabreeze High School, Daytona Beach Community College and the Dallas Institute of Funeral Service. When not at work, Tami enjoys spending time with her three awesome children.
|Steve Rader, Administrator|
Born in Lexington, Steve grew up near Georgetown among the rolling hills of Central Kentucky and studied at LaGrange College in Georgia. With a passion of helping those in need, he joined our staff in February 2012. He lives in DeLand with his two dogs, Jake and Max.
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