We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.
Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 586-777-0557 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.
Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.
Paul was born and raised in Detroit. After graduating high school, he attended Michigan State and Wayne State University, receiving his Mortuary Science Degree. He is a second generation funeral director raised in a family dedicated to funeral business. He is a member of San Francesco & St. John Vianni Parish. His many memberships include Past President of Americans of Italian Origin, Past President of San Francesco Orphans Club and Bowling League, and Past President of Italian American Chamber of Commerce. Paul and his wife Suzan now reside in Shelby Township. Their children include Paul M., Bonnie, David, Christine, Kim and Kelly. He is a proud Papa to his grandchildren.
Managing Partner/Funeral Director
Matthew was born in Lapeer and raised in Armada. He is a
graduate of Armada High School and the Macomb Academy of Arts & Sciences.
Following high school, Matthew Attended Wayne State University earning degrees
in Psychology and Mortuary Science, becoming a licensed funeral director in
2011. He joined the funeral home in 2017 through 2021, returning in 2023 as the
He is very compassionate and pays close attention to the
small details, not just the large, ensuring families receive the best
Matthew, his wife Rebecca, and daughter Ophelia, reside in
Mount Clemens where they are active members of St. Peter’s Catholic Church. He
is a Charter Member of the Kiwanis Club of Macomb and the treasurer. In his
spare time, Matthew enjoys spending time with family, friends and working on
his historical home.
Joe was born in Detroit and raised in St. Clair Shores. He started his career with Bagnasco Funeral Home in 1962 and was an owner from 1983 until 1995. Joe graduated from the Wayne State University Department of Mortuary Science. He also attended Burien School of Bible and Lake Charles Bible Seminary and received his Doctorate of Theology. Joe is now the Pastor of the Family Life Community Church in South Lyon, which is a member of the Michigan District of the Assemblies of God. He is a Member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and the Sarasota Academy of Counselors. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force and is a Life Member of D.A.V., the American Legion, the V.F.W. and the Vietnam Veterans Chapter 154. He is involved in many activities in the St. Clair Shores Metro East Area. He is a Life Member of the Shorewood Kiwanis and the recipient of the Hixson Award. Joe is also affiliated with the Detroit Tigers organization. Joe and his wife Joann are the parents of daughter Gina Marie and son Richard. He is the proud grandfather of Angelina, Christopher, Adriana Marie and Valentina.
Rebecca was raised in Warren. After high school she
attended Wayne State University, receiving her Mortuary Science degree in 2009.
After over 10 years of helping families in the Detroit area she joined Bagnasco
& Calcaterra in 2022. In addition to working as a funeral director, Rebecca
is an instructor in Restorative Arts and Embalming courses in the Wayne State
University College of Mortuary Science.
Accounting Administrator / Directors Assistant
Brian was born in Grosse Pointe Woods and raised in Detroit and Harper Woods. He graduated from Bishop Gallagher High School in 1987. He then attended Macomb Community College. He started working in the funeral business in December 1988. Brian currently handles most of the accounting functions of our funeral homes in addition to being well versed in just about everything else that we do! Brian is a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles.
Brian and his wife Janet now reside in Metamora, MI. Their children include Kayla, Tyler, Shelby and Zachary.
Amanda was born in Detroit and raised in Roseville, Michigan. She attended Roseville High School and graduated with the class of 2000. She then went on to college and obtained her Associates Degree in Applied Science. She graduated in 2007 with honors. Amanda began working in the funeral business in 2014. She is very detail oriented and takes pride in serving our families. She currently resides in Fraser, with her husband Marcus and their two boys Ethan and Caleb.
Dyan was born in Rochester Hills and grew up in Roseville. She graduated from Oakland University in 2020 with a Bachelors of Sociology and began attending Wayne State’s Mortuary Science program shortly after and is set to graduate in 2023. Dyan is a member of the Eastpointe Rotary Club and the Michigan Mortuary Response Team. Dyan currently resides in Clinton Township with her husband Will, their children and their many, many pets.
Licensed Funeral Director
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