Heath R. Carroll, Funeral Director

Heath is a native of Colorado. He was born and raised in Greeley, Colorado. He began Funeral Service in 1996 at the age of 17, working for the largest Funeral Service provider in the United States at Stoddard Funeral Home in Greeley, Colorado.

Heath graduated from Greeley Central High School and then attended college in Dallas, Texas where he graduated from Dallas Institute of Mortuary Science in 1998. Heath then returned to Greeley to become the manager of Stoddard Funeral Home specializing in making each funeral service a unique and memorable experience. He is a certified funeral director and embalmer, with a special talent in Reconstruction and Restorative Art.  

Heath is married to Reanna (Hoy) and they have two children, Loralei and Landon. In his spare time; Heath enjoys spending time with his family and Five Dogs. Other hobbies include snowmobiling, ice fishing, camping, boating, gardening and riding his Harley. Heath is involved in many organizations past and present; he is working with Drive Smart Weld County, 19th Judicial Victims Compensation and Law Enforcement Board, Tailgate the Safety Way, National Crime Prevention Council 2007 Presenter, Suicide Education/Support Services, the Weld County Sheriff’s Office Volunteer/Reserve and is a board member for Longmont Meals on Wheels.  He is also the President of the Colorado Association of Cemeteries.


Robert Sweeney Jr., Advance Planning Director

Bob lives in Longmont with his wife Lacy; they have been married 33 years. They have four children Ben, Rafferty, Clara and Grace. He has an AAS Degree in Business Management; he also has various awards for Business, Insurance and customer service. He is a Certified Senior Adviser Course graduate. He also has his licenses in Colorado to sell Life and Health Insurance.

He had 20+ years as a Dairy Farmer; and has experience with John Deere, Equitable Life, US Healthcare Group and The Hartford. He has helped establish two new retail outlets for different companies. He has also been involved in the Coffee Business, in the service and repairs department, for 10 years. He really enjoys serving families and helping them with their long term funeral needs. He enjoys spending time on his small farm raising Nubian goats for which he uses their milk to make homemade cheese and yogurt. He has a large garden and loves the county living. He also enjoys his 25 acres that he has a grass hay farm on.

Ron Knopp, Assistant Funeral Director

Ron is a native of Colorado and loves the Rocky Mountain life. Ron retired after 37 years of service with the U.S.  Postal Service in Longmont as a Bicycle Letter Carrier. He has been working with Lewellen and Carroll-Lewellen Funeral Home and helping families for the past 18 years. He is married to Nicki; they have been together for 39 years and have one daughter Fawn Gold, married to Derek.

Some of his past community involvements have included being a Board Member/President of the Longmont Humane Society, and a Board Member/President and Deputy Chief of the Longmont Emergency Unit. He enjoys wood working and long distance cycling.

Jenny Howe, Assistant Funeral Director

Jenny was raised in Lakewood, Colorado and has lived and worked in Longmont for the past 20 years. She has enjoyed careers in Human Resources and Massage Therapy, and has 30 years of experience in funeral service. She graduated from the Boulder College of Massage Therapy with an Associate's degree, and is currently completing her degree in Criminal Justice. She spent time in Oklahoma City with the National Disaster Mortuary Team (D-MORT) recovering, identifying and caring for the victims of the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building. She enjoys yard work and spending time with her dog, "making noise" on her cello, reading and working with glass. Jenny looks forward to helping families through all aspects of the funeral process.

Douglas Reedy, Assistant Funeral Director

Douglas P. Reedy was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Jul 24, 1946. He graduated from the University of Delaware in 1968. He worked for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for 30 years as a Director of Field Operations for the Office of the Inspector General. He then retired and moved to Longmont in 2004. He started working part time as a Directors Assistant at Carroll-Lewellen in 2009.

Doug has been married to Katherine for 42 years and has one daughter, Elizabeth Reedy Dunn who is married to Scott Dunn. Doug has three grandchildren: Rebecca, Grace and Christopher. The whole family lives in Longmont.

Glen McCarthy, Cemetery Superintendent

Glen McCarthy has been caring for our cemetery for about two years. Before that he had 25 years of law enforcement and investigative work. He currently lives in Berthoud with his wife, Sandy.