Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services.
We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.
Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 408-379-5010 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.
Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.
Funeral Director, Consultant - Marketing & Outreach
Bruce Wood grew up in Campbell
and works at the Campbell Memorial Chapel. He is married to Mae and has 2
children and 5 grandchildren.
Jessica is from the central
valley, Fresno, CA. She moved to the Bay Area in 2010 and currently lives in
San Jose with her husband Tim. She is from Mexican decent and is the first
generation in her family to be born in America. She has always had a passion
for event planning and helping people. When she stumbled upon Darling Fischer
in 2016, she learned funeral service was the perfect fit. She loves being able
to care for a family who is grieving and create a positive experience that
they’ll never forget. Jessica is involved in the Bay Area community by singing
in local bands and is always willing to offer a helping hand for community
Greg works with his wife Irene as fellow ambassadors, having
worked at Darling Fischer for two years. He is a retired police sergeant with San Jose PD
and a volunteer pastor at Evergreen Valley Church. He is also active with the
Police Chaplaincy and enjoys riding his motorcycle with the Patriot Guard - a
group of riders who escort soldiers and their families for various events. The
Trapp's are parents to Ben and Rachael, both recently married.
Dan was born and lived his
entire life in San Jose except for a few years while in the US Air Force. He
returned to San Jose to marry his wife Jan and raised two children Robert and
Danyell. He became an integral part of the Bay Area’s technology companies
working for Memorex, Amdahl, and Northrup Grumman where he served as
programmer, manager, and business systems project management. Towards the end
of his career, Dan worked for Adobe Systems, Calpine, Visa, and HP in a variety
of technology related positions. Dan retired early only to perform his most
meaningful job, caregiver for his ailing parents. Shortly after that, a
position with Darling Fischer as Ambassador was accepted and is fully enjoying
that line of work for the past 3 ½ years.
Irene works with her husband Greg as ambassadors for Darling Fischer. They've been with Darling Fischer for two years now. She is a musician - vocalist and violinist - an actress in local theatre and volunteers with Joni and Friends, a ministry to families affected by disability. Irene also enjoys singing on worship team at Evergreen Valley Church. The Trapp's are parents to Ben and Rachael, both recently married.
Ted grew up in Southern California, was a missionary in
Chile, then went to Brigham Young University in Utah for a month. He didn't
like the cold so he planned to go to Hawaii. Meanwhile, before transferring, he
got married. After 18 months they had their daughter. After college in Hawaii, the three moved to Japan. Ted has worked for amazing companies as an engineer
and has been a lay leader in his church. They've been in this area since
1993. Ted's daughter Brook moved back home after college and works the area.
Ted enjoys serving and meeting people. He loves all kinds of sports and eating!
Angelina is a native of California. Originally from Los
Angeles, she moved to the Bay Area about 15 years ago with her family.
Those who met Angelina would say that she is a kind soul with the energy level
of a marathon runner.
Angelina joined Darling & Fischer in July 2016 as an
ambassador. Now, she works with our care team to prepare loved ones for
their eternal rest. Her love for people translates into her work as she
diligently takes care to make sure that dignity is preserved for each and every
person that we have the honor to care for.
Angelina is an active member of the church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints. When not at work, she enjoys jogging and spending time
with her children.
Chuck Walton is a San Jose native and lives in Campbell with his wife, Liz. They have 4 children and 11 grandchildren. Chuck began working with Darling Fischer in 2013 after spending 3 years with his wife serving as missionaries in Portugal and Angola. Chuck learned Portuguese in his youth while serving as a missionary in Brazil. After returning from another mission in Africa from 2015 through 2016, Chuck and Liz started working with Darling & Fischer where they enjoy serving members of our community during an often difficult and emotional time.
Connie was born in Pico, Azores. She has
lived in the Bay Area for 30 years with her husband. She has been active
in the Portuguese community all of her life. Connie came to know Darling
and Fischer intimately when she lost first her father and then her mother years
later. She has always had a passion for caring for others so it made
sense that she would choose to help people during the most difficult of times.
After her personal experience with Darling and Fischer, she was quite
impressed with their level of dignity and kindness. When the opportunity
presented itself, she was delighted to become a part of the Darling &
Liz has lived in California since she was 8-years old.
She has also lived in Portugal, Angola, and South Africa. She and her
husband, Chuck, have 4 children and almost 13 grandchildren. They love to
hike and camp especially in Yosemite or Lake Tahoe. Liz joined Darling & Fischer early in 2017 as a way to serve
individuals and families in the community.
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