Our 2 locations

About Us

Gregory J. and Dolores H. WorkmanGREGORY J. WORKMAN

Owner, Licensed Funeral Director, and Supervisor

Greg is originally from Uniontown, PA, but has called Lancaster and the surrounding areas home since 1990. He is a graduate of Penn State and the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science. Greg moved to Lancaster after completing his internship in Western PA. Greg is active with local organizations and community service. He is a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church, the Elks, and the Susquehanna Valley Chamber of Commerce. He is on the Board of Directors of Faith Friendship Ministries, the Mountville Pool board, and the Mountville Community Service Foundation. He is a member of and served on the board of the Lancaster County Funeral Directors Association and is also a member of the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA). He has two children, Holly (20), and Reilly (18). He and his family coordinate and cook the Mountville community Thanksgiving dinner. Greg is the supervisor of the Mountville location.


Owner, Licensed Funeral Director, and Supervisor

Dolores "Dolly" Workman, a licensed funeral director, is the supervisor for the Columbia funeral home. Dolly was born and raised in Uniontown, PA. After obtaining her bachelors degree, Dolly graduated from the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science in 1988 and immediately moved to Lancaster county to serve her internship at a funeral home in York. She and Greg were married in 1992. After the loss of their first child, a full term stillborn son, they were blessed with two children, Holly and Reilly. Dolly briefly moved to Middletown with the family but knew that they would return to Lancaster county. She and their children are members of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Columbia, where she has been the preschool Sunday school (CCD) teacher for over a decade. Their children have been her assistants almost from the beginning. Dolly was very active with the Pennsylvania Academy of Music until their closing. She is currently on the Board of Directors of Allegro: the Chamber Orchestra of Lancaster, and also a member of the Lancaster County Funeral Directors Association.  Dolly is also part of the family team for the community Thanksgiving dinner. Both Dolly and Greg very involved with their children's' music and baseball. 

Our support staff includes:   

  • Joan E. Hollinger, Administrative Assistant
  • Jere Greider, Funeral Assistant
  • Guy Debord, Funeral Assistant
  • John Hess, Funeral Assistant
  • Holly Workman, Funeral and Office Assistant 
  • Reilly Workman, Funeral Assistant

Our staff is a group of kind and compassionate individuals who make our team complete. We all stand by what we offer and are proud of the quality of service that we provide. By the time that our work for you is complete, you will be nothing less than completely satisfied.

If you are interested, please feel free to contact us directly. We will be delighted to take your call. We look forward to hearing from and seeing you in the community.

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