Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Our Valued Staff

Thomas W. Nash

Thomas W. Nash, Owner

Tom has been a resident of the Iron Mountain area since 1976. He graduated from Assumption Catholic High School in Wisconsin Rapids, WI in 1972 and went on to attend Milwaukee Area Technical College, graduating from their mortuary science program in 1975. The next year he moved to Iron Mountain with his wife, Kathleen (nee, Hamm), and took a position as a licensed funeral director with the Erickson-Rochon Funeral Home. He purchased the business in 1981 and has been serving the families of the community since that time. He and his wife, Kathleen, have three children, Matthew (Tamara) Nash, Nicole (Jack) Cook and Natalie (Justin) Oberdorfer. They are members of St. Mary & St. Joseph Catholic Church. Tom feels blessed to live in such a great community and help others during their time of need.


Matthew R. Nash

Matthew R. Nash, Owner/Manager

Matt was born and raised in the Iron Mountain-Kingsford area. He attended Dickinson Area Catholic School through the 8th grade and graduated from Kingsford High School in 1995. Following three years at Northern Michigan University, Matt attended Worsham College of Mortuary Science graduating in 1999. He and his wife, Tamara (nee, Clarke) reside in Kingsford and have four children, Isaac, Ellery, Alivia and Easton. They are members of American Martyrs Church. Matt is extremely proud to follow in his fathers footsteps and serve the community with integrity and compassion.


Scott D. Lutey

Scott D. Lutey, Owner

Scott has lived in the Iron Mountain area since 1983. He received his degree in Mortuary Science from Wayne State University in 1982 and has been licensed to practice in both Michigan and Wisconsin over thirty years. He and his wife Kelly have two children; Jessica (Jeff) Simon and Michael. They are members of Trinity United Methodist Church and over the years have been active in the church and community. Scott is proud to be part of the legacy of professional service and compassion Nash Funeral Home provides the families of Iron County.


Robert

Robert "Butch" Schinderle, Owner

Butch is a lifelong resident of Iron Mountain. He attended Dickinson Area Catholic School until 8th grade, graduating from Iron Mountain High School in 1992. He is a graduate of Ferris State University in 1996, and Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 1998. He and his wife Stacy (nee, Hendrickson) have three children, Sophia, Dominic, and Geno. They attend Our Saviour's Lutheran Church. Together they enjoy spending time skiing, camping, traveling and the outdoors. Butch feels truly blessed to be home serving families of the local area in their time of need.


Christopher O. Sholander

Christopher O. Sholander, Funeral Assistant/Pre-need Insurance Agent

Chris grew up in L'Anse, Michigan and served on the U.S. Coast Guard Helicopter Rescue Team for eight years. He then joined the Michigan State Police and retired as Commander of State Police operations in Iron and Dickinson counties. He presently serves Iron County as the Medical Examiner Investigator and as an Iron County Road Commissioner. He became a licensed Pre-need Insurance Agent in 2011. Chris also serves his community as a member of the VFW, American Legion, Knights of Columbus and is a basketball official as well as a professionally certified baseball umpire. Chris, together with the other members of the Nash Funeral Home, is committed to serving Iron County citizens with empathy and compassion during their time of loss.