Staff

Barbara Falowski - Barbara is the owner and operator of our independently owned funeral home, and is a Licensed Funeral Director in Florida. She is a graduate of the W. L Philbrick School of Funeral Science at Miami Dade College, and has served as treasurer of Pi Sigma Eta, the Honor Society of Morticians. She is a member of Independent Funeral Directors of Florida.. Barbara moved to South Florida in 1962 and has been married to Steve Falowski, a local businessman, since 1977. They have two sons. Jason and Patrick. She was a member of the Central District Advisory Board for Broward County Schools , and was active in the PTA. She was a member of the Ft Lauderdale Cemetery Board, and the Croissant Park Civic Association Barbara has been active in the Federal Little League, children’s soccer, football and scouts.

Barbara enjoys gardening, outdoor activities, and spending time with her family.

Barbara’s passion has always been caring for others, especially when they have suffered the loss of a loved one.
Stephen Falowski - Stephen Falowski has been associated with the Barbara Falowski Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. since its inception. Mr. Falowski is a native of South Florida. He assists the funeral director in many aspects of the general operation of the funeral home as well as the families in their time of grief.
Frank W. "Ozzi" Osiecki - Ozzi relocated to Florida in 1980. He has been with the Barbara Falowski Funeral and Cremation Services since its beginning. He assists the funeral director and the families before, during and after services.
Leroy Calhoun - Leroy is a Licensed Funeral Director, he is originally from Brooklyn, New York and was introduced to the funeral profession through the ministry of music, as organist / pianist for churches and funeral homes in New York City. He is a 1995 Graduate of American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service in New York City. Leroy is licensed in New York State and obtained his Florida Funeral Director/Embalmer’s license after relocating to Florida in 2004.

Leroy joined the Barbara Falowski Funeral & Cremation Services team in 2011 and brings a love and dedication for the funeral profession and for the families we serve. In his spare time he enjoys motorcycle riding, fishing and swimming.
Allen Powell - Allen has been a Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer for 34 years and a former owner of funeral homes in Virginia. Allen has a B.A, in English from Asbury University, a M.Div in Theology from Wesley Theological Seminary, a Th.M in Psychology a D.Min in Formal Counseling from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and an A.S. in Funeral Service from John Tyler Community College. For the last 16 years he was Program Director and Professor of Funeral Service Education at Miami Dade College.

Allen has dedicated himself to serving others, and it is his personal mission that every family receives the highest level of quality service available.

Allen enjoys traveling and spending time with friends, gourmet cooking, fine dining and loves the beach.
Carrie Hernandez - Carrie Hernandez has been a licensed funeral director for 20 years. She is a graduate of W. L. Phillbrick School of Funeral Service, Miami- Dade, Florida. She enjoys most winter outdoor activities and has a passion for traveling. Carrie has a love for animals and is involved with local animal rescue agencies. I am compassionate, caring and dedicated to the families that we serve.
Lizbeth E. Frenier (Liz) - Liz a Licensed Funeral Director, re-located to Ft Lauderdale from California. Liz has a B.S. in Business Administration from CSUB and graduated from St Petersburg College Funeral Services program. Liz has a love for the ocean and loves to Scuba Dive, the outdoors, traveling and cooking. Liz dedicates herself to serve families, and offer exceptional service.

Robert Rose - Robert Rose (Bob) re-located to Fort Lauderdale, FL from Rochester, NY nine years ago. Bob’s background includes 20 years of medical experience with emphasis on the Technical Aspects of Dialysis. The last 4 years prior to joining our team, Bob was doing private duty as a live in caregiver.

Bob is truly our “Helping Hands” and assists in all aspects of the daily operations of the funeral home.