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6920 Destiny Drive,   Rocklin CA 95677   | FD#1990 |
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Our Team

Ron Harder
Owner/Funeral Director, FDR 2875
California Insurance License O809569
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Ron’s background includes experience as a minister, financial advisor and estate planner. Ron received his Funeral Director’s license in 2009 and also holds a California insurance license. He has over 18 years of experience advising his clients with their insurance and financial needs. With this experience, he will provide guidance to individuals in preplanning their end-of-life decisions. Through his work as a Funeral Director, Ron will be able to fulfill his passion for helping and caring for people. As a Veteran of the US Army, Ron now serves as Chaplain with VFW Post 1487 in Roseville. Ron is the founder of Hope, Healing & Help, an online library of grief support resources available at www.hopehealinghelp.com.


Jim Beeding
Owner/Funeral Director, FDR 1547
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Jim’s career in the funeral services profession began in 1992. He received his Funeral Director’s license in 1998. Throughout his career his has handled all areas of funeral and cremation service. As a Veteran of the US Army, Jim considers it an honor to arrange for Veterans to receive the Military Honors they earned and, if desired, arrange for committal of Veterans at a National Cemetery.  He regularly visits the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery in Dixon, California, with families who lay their loved one to rest there.


Chris Harder

Chris comes to Heritage Oaks Memorial Chapel with over 20 years of administrative experience in various capacities.  Her area of responsibility is management of the accounting processes, design of marketing materials, and human resources.  As a bereaved mom herself, she walks along side other bereaved parents as they journey toward healing after the loss of a child.


Wendy Cunningham
Preneed Counselor
California Insurance License OE69176
Funeral Director FDR 3187
Embalmer EMB 9308
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Wendy joined our staff in 2018 with over 15 years of experience in the funeral service profession and prearrangement counseling arena. She guides people through the sometimes emotional process of making their preneed decisions because she understands the importance of providing options that will meet their needs as well as the needs of their family. Wendy is also a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer.


Graeme Edmondson
Funeral Assistant

Graeme joined our staff in 2015 with over 15 years of experience in the funeral and cremation profession. His meticulous attention to detail and thoughtful consideration of the feelings of people during the emotional experience of losing a loved one has made him an invaluable member of our team. Graeme also serves in the role of bringing loved ones into our care.


Angela Lujan
Funeral Assistant

Angela joined our staff in 2015.  She assists us with services of remembrance, transportation, and bringing loved ones into our care. Her meticulous attention to detail also aids us in keeping our facility clean and ready for families.


Malinda Meeks
Hospitality Coordinator

Malinda has worked with Heritage Oaks Memorial Staff since 2011 in the area of catering and hospitality. She assists us during receptions by ensuring that families have everything they need in order to devote their full attention to guests who join them to honor their loved one.


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Heritage Oaks Memorial Chapel
FD 1990
6920 Destiny Drive
Rocklin  CA  95677

For more information on funeral, cemetery and cremation matters, contact the Department of Consumer Affairs, Cemetery & Funeral Bureau, 1625 North Market Blvd, Ste S-208, Sacramento CA 95834, or call 916.574.7870.