Best of the Best in the USVI
Lynda Brooks consdiders herself to be compassionate, empathetic and a good listner. It may be because of those traits that she has quickly learned the skills needed to successfully manage the newest funeral home on St. Croix, Divine Funeral Services.
She runs the place on a day to day basis," said owner Eldon Rey. "She's very knowledgeable and caught on fast with the whole staff."
As General Manager of Divine Funderal Sevices, Brooks oversees an operation that takes care of every detail in the passing of a loved one.
This is what I was made for," Brooks said.
Brooks explained how she and her team remove the burden from grieving family members during a difficult time.
"The difference between us and other places is that we offer everything," she said. "We do every single thing." Even if a loved one dies in the states or another island, we take care of the paperwork."
Rey echoed Brooks statement.
"The team that I have here with the families, gives them exactly what they are looking for,\" Rey said. "I think I was blessed to have these skilled ladies, and also the gentlemen, around me during these difficult times. The way they carry the load and step up to whatever task is at hand, they have it mastered."
Divine Funeral Services can customize funerals to match the personality of any client and offers unique solutions.
For those people who would like to remove any burden from loved noes, Divine Funeral Services also offers preplanning funerals.
To furthern enhance their services, Brooks has been an integral part of planning for a new creamatory at the funeral home.
We will be the first funeral home in the territory to construct a creamory," she said, adding that the company has received permits for the construction from DPNR and plans to have the creamatory up by March.
"We are the newest and most modern funderal hom in the terriitory," she said. "Another key point is our price; our lowest package is $3895. That includes everything.
We've become popular not just because of the packages we create but also because our family environment. When someone comes here, you become part of our family."
Divine Funeral Services is located at 129 Peter's Rest and can be reached at email@example.com or 773-0003.