Joseph J. Earthman, funeral director, founder, and fourth-generation funeral service provider, has worked in every aspect of funeral service since 1992. Having started his career in funeral service as a member of the grounds crew at Earthman Resthaven Cemetery while it was family owned and operated, Mr. Earthman also worked as a general staff member for Earthman Funerals under the ownership of the Loewen Group. After graduating from Loyola University in 1995, earning a bachelors’ degree in biology, Mr. Earthman worked in Japan teaching English to Japanese business professionals and students.
In 2003, he received his Funeral Director and Embalmer licenses and under the ownership of Service Corporation International, in 2006, Mr. Earthman served as the location manager of Earthman Downtown.
Mr. Earthman is involved with the following organizations:
- St. Theresa Catholic Community
- Catholic Charities
- Hope and Healing Center
- Loyola University Alumni Association
- Sons of the Republic of Texas
- Knights of Columbus
- Lamar High School Alumni Association
- St. Thomas High School Alumni Association
- Japan-American Society
- Irish Society