Our staff's commitment to you

Our staff is committed to providing support, compassion, information, and direction as needed to all members of our community, their families, and friends who are dealing with loss and grief.

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Tim Carlin Owner/Licensed Funeral Director tim@carlinfuneral.com

Tim graduated from Fosston High School and Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota with a B.A. degree. He graduated from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, with a B.S. degree in Mortuary Science in 1993.

Upon graduation, Tim was employed at Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls, Minnesota. He returned to Fosston in 1996. Since that time, he has been active at Hope Lutheran Church in Fosston, Fosston Rotary Club and the American Cancer Society (East Polk Unit).

 

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Rhonda Carlin Owner/Administrative & Director Assistant rhonda@carlinfuneral.com

Rhonda grew up on a farm in the central Minnesota town of Melrose. She graduated from Brainerd Technical College and worked for 14 years as a floral designer and interior decorator. In addition to her work at the funeral home, Rhonda is the owner of Rewind Designs of Fosston.

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Gary Carlin Licensed Funeral Director gbcarlin@gvtel.com

Gary graduated from Fosston High School and the University of Minnesota with a degree in Mortuary Science. Gary has been a very active member of the community for many years. Although he is enjoying retirement, Gary remains active in the funeral business. He has been a licensed funeral director for nearly 50 years.

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Paul Mahlen Director Assistant

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Bob Saeter Director Assistant

Tim Carlin

Owner/Licensed Funeral Director
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Tim graduated from Fosston High School and Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota with a B.A. degree. He graduated from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, with a B.S. degree in Mortuary Science in 1993.

Upon graduation, Tim was employed at Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls, Minnesota. He returned to Fosston in 1996. Since that time, he has been active at Hope Lutheran Church in Fosston, Fosston Rotary Club and the American Cancer Society (East Polk Unit).

 

Rhonda Carlin

Owner/Administrative & Director Assistant
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Rhonda grew up on a farm in the central Minnesota town of Melrose. She graduated from Brainerd Technical College and worked for 14 years as a floral designer and interior decorator. In addition to her work at the funeral home, Rhonda is the owner of Rewind Designs of Fosston.

Gary Carlin

Licensed Funeral Director
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Gary graduated from Fosston High School and the University of Minnesota with a degree in Mortuary Science. Gary has been a very active member of the community for many years. Although he is enjoying retirement, Gary remains active in the funeral business. He has been a licensed funeral director for nearly 50 years.

Paul Mahlen

Director Assistant
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Bob Saeter

Director Assistant
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