Who We Are : Our Staff

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Staff members of Hultgren Funeral Home are caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions. These requests and traditions are of utmost importance to our staff of licensed funeral directors.

Our Team

Tim Hultgren

Tim Hultgren

Funeral Director/Owner

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (630) 668-0027

Tim and his wife Susan live in Wheaton. He is active in his church and enjoys hiking, glass work, and home improvements.

Vern Hultgren

Funeral Director

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Phone: (630) 668-0027

Vern lives in Wheaton with his wife JoAnne. He enjoys leading trips to Europe and visiting with friends and family.

Susan Dyer- Hultgren

Funeral Director/Owner

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (630) 668-0027

Brad Aardema

Funeral Director

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (630) 668-0027

Andrew Schaefer

Funeral Director

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Phone: (630) 668-0027

Darcy Kolschefski, CPC

Darcy Kolschefski, CPC

Preplanning Consultant & Business Director

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (630) 668-0027

Mr. Darcy Kolschefski is our Family Services Advisor and directs our Pre-Need and After-Care Services. He is state licensed and was awarded the nationally recognized Certified Preplanning Consultant (CPC) designation by the National Funeral Directors Association. He is a qualified and knowledgeable individual who is committed to providing ethical and caring advance planning and aftercare services to all families. “Those who have earned the CPC designation have achieved a unique career distinction that is highly valued by families that want to plan meaningful funerals in advance,” according to Colleen Murphy Klein, of the NFDA. Darcy and, his Wife, Holly live in Wheaton and they have two married daughters, Amanda and Kira and a son, Kyle. Amanda Salovich and, her husband, Jeff live in the Minneapolis area in Bloomington. They have four children, Hannah, Timmy, Kenan and Micah. Kira Wheat and, her husband Jonathan, live in the Chicago area in Wheaton and have two children, Jace and Ella. Holly is a resource specialist for Deloitte in Chicago. Amanda is a Teacher's Assistant for the Bloomington Public Schools System. Jeff runs the HVAC department for the Minneapolis Court House. They are active in their church, Hillside Church of Bloomington. Kira is a CPA with Blackman Kallick and Jonathan owns a retail store in Naperville called Gorilla Games. They are active in Wheaton Bible Church. Kyle is serving his country in the United States Marine Corp. Darcy and his family are deeply committed to their faith in Christ and are passionate about our country's heritage . They enjoy music, the arts, politics, and U.S. history.

Abi Davoust

Abi Davoust

Funeral Director Intern & Bookkeeper

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (630) 668-0027

Abi Davoust has been with Hultgren Funeral Home for many years and strives to provide excellent and caring service through communications, accounts, many more tasks, and now as a Funeral Director (Intern). Abi is active in her Church, Illustrates Children’s books as a hobby, and enjoys travel. She lives in Wheaton with her husband Rob and daughter, Anora.

Questions? Call us 630-668-0027