Angela McGraw, Funeral Director
Angela was born and raised in Delran, where she attended high school and graduated in 2014. Throughout high school Angela was a member of the Delran Golden Regiment Marching Band, where she played clarinet and mellophone. She also participated in her school’s concert and jazz band playing the french horn and trumpet. After graduating, Angela attended school at the University of Delaware as a pre-med major where she was a member of the Pride of Delaware, Fightin’ Blue Hen Marching Band playing mellophone.
After losing her mom her freshman year of college to stage IV inflammatory breast cancer, she decided to switch career paths and follow in her brother, Stan’s, footsteps to become a funeral director. She attended Mercer County Community College where she graduated in December of 2017. Angela started working as a funeral attendant in July of 2016 before starting her internship with us in January of 2017. After passing the State Board of Mortuary Science Exam of New Jersey, the National Board Exam for Funeral Service, serving the full two years of her internship and satisfying all the State Board of Mortuary Science of New Jersey’s requirements, Angela received her license in January of 2019.
For the past 10 years, Angela has volunteered heavily with the American Cancer Society. In 2018 she was able to raise over $6,700 for cancer research. This year she is serving as the Event Lead for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Cinnaminson event. She has also gotten the Falco/Caruso & Leonard Funeral Homes involved by creating a team for our staff. Angela has also attended the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Greater Philadelphia & Southern NJ.
Angela currently resides in Marlton, where she lives with her boyfriend of 2 years, Matthew, and their 3-year-old black cat, Felix.
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Thomas Hickey, Intern*
Thomas was born in Willingboro and raised in Medford Lakes. He attended Nokomis Elementary and Neeta School and matriculated to Shawnee High School in Medford, where he graduated in 2011. Following high school, Thomas attended and graduated from Burlington County College at Pemberton in 2013 with his Associate’s Degree in Psychology. After he earned his Associate’s Degree from Burlington County College, he enrolled at Rider University in Lawrenceville and graduated, summa cum laude in 2015 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. Currently, Thomas attends Mercer County Community College in West Windsor in the process of earning an Associate’s of Applied Science in Funeral Service.
Thomas joined our family at Falco/Caruso & Leonard in March of 2019 as an intern.
Thomas resides in Mount Laurel with his beloved cat, Katyusha.
Ron was born and raised in Camden where he attended Woodrow Wilson High School and graduated in 1967. He then attended Spring Garden Institute where he received his Associates Degree for Consumer Credit Management in 1969.
Ron was then drafted into the Army where he served from 1969 to 1971, during which he spent 13 months in Korea. After returning home, Ron worked in the sectional center of the Pennsauken Post Office from 1972 to 1974. He then worked as a Pennsauken police officer from 1974 to 2000 before retiring and starting as a funeral attendant with us in 2001.
In his spare time, Ron enjoys watching his grandsons play baseball and basketball.