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Sarah is a native of the Abingdon and Avon/St. Augustine area. She graduated from Avon High School in 2006 and attended Carl Sandburg College. She received her degree in Mortuary Science in 2013 and began her apprenticeship and funeral directing career with Duker and Haugh Funeral Home in Quincy, IL. In 2015 she moved back to the Abingdon area and worked for Galesburg Cottage Hospital's Pathology Department. In 2019 she went back to the funeral industry with McGuire & Davies Funeral Home in Monmouth, IL. In 2022 the opportunity for ownership presented itself and she and her husband Michael became partners in this new venture. November of 2022 they officially took over Wise Family Funeral Home in Roseville, Avon and Alexis. Sarah resides in rural Monmouth with her husband; 3 children, Sawyer, Logan and Lyla; 2 dogs, Lucy and Riley and a flock of chickens. She is a member of Roseville Chapter N PEO, the First United Methodist Church of Monmouth and when time allows, she enjoys the outdoors; fishing, camping, swimming, etc and attending various school and sporting events for her children.
Michael is a native of Roseville, IL. He graduated from Monmouth/Roseville High School in 2007 and later received his Bachelors degree in Landscape Architecture from Illinois State University. He farms in rural Roseville with his parents. He is also a crop specialist with Country Companies and proud co-owner of Wise Family Funeral Home with his wife, Sarah.