Our Staff

All of the funeral directors at Falardeau Funeral Home, Inc., are graduates of Accredited Mortuary Science Schools. Also, they are current members of the National Funeral Directors Association and the New York State Funeral Directors Association.


Don E. Falardeau

​Licensed Manager 

Graduated in 1960 from Simmons Institute of Funeral Service in Syracuse, NY. Served his residency from 1960 to 1961 at J. P. Burns & Son Funeral Home on West Onondaga Street in Syracuse. Began working for his father as a partner at Falardeau Funeral Home in 1961 received his Funeral Director and Embalmer's licenses in 1962.

In 1971, J. Albert Falardeau retired as a partner but still continued to be active at the funeral home.

In 1977, Don bought the property at 93 Downer Street and after renovation of the old portion of the house, opened the present funeral home in May of 1978.

Don Falardeau
Don@FalardeauFH.com

Joseph E. Bowers

Licensed​ Assistant Manager 

Joe is a graduate of Wayland-Cohocton High School and then Genesee Community College with a major in Business Administration before he entered Simmons Institute of Funeral Service.  Joe completed his residency at Fairchild and Meech Funeral Home in Syracuse and has been Licensed since 2000.  Joe has worked in Syracuse area for a number of years.  Joe is a member of the New York State Funeral Directors Assocation and the Central New York Funeral Directors Association.  Joe and his wife Karen live in Clay with their three children: Kaitlyn, Hayden and Kendall.


Joe Bowers
info@FalardeauFH.com


Mary Falardeau Reed

Licensed Funeral Director

Mary graduated in 1988 from Niagara University with her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing. In 2004, she earned her Master’s degree in Health Care Administration from New School University and worked in the Health Insurance Industry for over 18 years. Mary graduated from Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science in January 2016 with her Associate’s degree in Funeral Service and completed her residency in February of 2017.

Mary is a communicant and volunteer at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. She resides in Baldwinsville with her husband Michael and they have 2 grown children, Samantha Reed Clark and Daniel Reed. 

Mary Falardeau Reed
info@FalardeauFH.com