Issue 19 • Fall 2011


Issue 19: Fall 2011

Dear Neighbor

Good Mourning with Carole McLeod: Coping with the Holidays and Holiday Events

Casey's Cookies: Learn about our recipient of this year's Ornament sales

Bio-Cremation: Flameless Cremation is now a reality

Holiday Pet Safety Tips

Preplanning: The Queen Hates Bickering

Staff Spotlight

Comfort Circle

Ice Cream Social

Summer Photo Contest Winners

Crossing Archives

Anderson McQueen. Life. Love. Legacy.

We are dedicated to the art of helping and providing personal and professional services in a caring, sensitive manner.

Since our inception in
1952, we have been a
family-owned and
operated funeral home
serving our community.

Northeast St. Petersburg
2201 Dr. Martin Luther King
Street North

7820 38th Avenue North

Cremation Tribute Center
7820 38th Avenue North

Sunnyside Cemetery
5300 19th Street North

Anderson McQueen and
Pet Passages are now on
Facebook and YouTube!

Friend Anderson McQueen
on Facebook

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on Facebook

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videos on YouTube

The purpose of this
newsletter is to inform and
educate the community on
funeral services and grief
support issues.

Please accept our sincerest
apologies if this has reached
a home where there is illness
or sorrow.

Welcome Pete Simonis, CFSP, CPC

Pete SimonisPeter was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri and began his experience in funeral service right out of high school in 1982. While attending Webster University in Webster Groves, MO, he became a Licensed Funeral Director in 1985. He is experienced in several levels of funeral service, both in serving families at the time of a loss and in assisting families with their preplanning needs.

He enjoys his local community involvement through organizations such as the Masonic Lodge, Moolah Shrine, and various Chambers of Commerce. Pete is the youngest of 4 siblings and has one grown daughter himself. In his free time, Pete enjoys golf, spending time with family and friends, watching local sporting events, and working in his stained glass studio in his home in St. Petersburg.

Pete will serve as our new Director of Family Services. We welcome Pete to our team!