Kevin Simpson

Kevin Simpson
President

Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Kirksville High School in Kirksville, Missouri.  He attended the University of Missouri-Columbia.  He is a graduate of the Dallas Institute of Mortuary Science in Dallas Texas and has been employed at Phillips Funeral Home since 1983.  He is currently the president of the firm and has served in that capacity since 1995.  Kevin is a Missouri licensed funeral director, embalmer and life insurance agent.  His civic involvements include service as a board member and president of the Eldon Chamber of Commerce,  board member and president of the Eldon Country Club, trustee of the Eldon Public Library and board member of the Eldon Economic Development Corp.  He has also served the City of Eldon as an elected Alderman on the Eldon City Council and was twice elected Mayor of the City of Eldon.  The Eldon Country Club added a second nine holes during his presidency and the City of Eldon located Delta Mfg., an automotive industry supply company employing 100 people, to the City during his tenure as Mayor.  Kevin is a licensed private pilot and has two children, Leah and Will, who are students in the Eldon Public School System.



Gary Lynn Schofield

Gary Lynn Schofield
General Manager, Funeral and Pre-Need Director.

Gary Lynn Schofield was a graduated from Community R-6 High School in Laddonia in 1979.  He moved to Eldon in 1981 to work for Orscheln Farm and Home serving as manager until 1994.  Gary was then employed with America Building Products as area salesman from 1994 to 1996.   

Gary has been employed with Phillips Funeral Home since 1996.  He is a licensed funeral director and licensed life insurance agent in the state of Missouri selling pre-need funeral plans for the company.  He is also educated in monument sales. 

Gary is married to Christine and the couple have four children.  Gary is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Email Gary at info@phillipsfuneralhomeeldon.com we will give him the email.



Margie Brockmeier

Margie Brockmeier
Office Manager and Asst. General Manager.

Margie (Mergelkamp) Brockmeier graduated from Eldon High School in 1979.  She was employed with her family at Mergelkamp Printing from 1976-1981.  She then owned and operated Brockmeier Construction Cleaning from 1986-1996.

Margie has been employed with Phillips Funeral Home since 2001.  She is the office manager and asst. general manager.

Margie is a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Eldon where she has been teaching second grade religion since 1992. She and her husband John have three children.

Email Margie at mbrockmeier@phillipsfuneralhomeeldon.com



Bob Borning

Bob Borning
Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer.

Bob is a graduate for the Simmons Institute in Syracuse, New York, and attended the University of Rochester, New York.  Bob has managed funeral homes in Massachusetts and South Carolina before relocating to Missouri, and has worked on call with an international emergency services company since hurricane Katrina.  Since comming to Missouri, Bob's primary funeral related work has been as an embalmer, and he will handle most all of our embalming needs. 

Bob has been employed with Phillips Funeral Home since November 01, 2011.  Bob's hobbies include big game bow hunting and traveling.  Bob and his wife Roxanne live in Linn Creek.



Bob Hoskins

Bob Hoskins
Pastoral Counselor

Bob is the Pastoral Councilor at Phillips Funeral Home, in Eldon, Mo.  Bob graduated from Eugene Cole R-V School, Eugene, Mo. in 1967.  He also graduated from the Missouri State Highway Patrol academy, in Basic Law Enforcement in 1978 and Bob has various diploma's in Law Enforcement.  Bob also has diploma's in Psychology/Social Work and Funeral Service Education from the Stratford Career Institute. 

Bob is an ordained Baptist minister and he is pastor of a local Church.  He has been employed with Phillips Funeral Home since the summer of 2006.  Bob is also incharge of the Survivor's Grief Counseling.

Email Bob at bhoskins@phillipsfuneralhomeeldon.com 



Paul Plank

Paul Plank
Funeral Assistant

Paul has been employed at Phillips Funeral Home since 1994.  He is a part time funeral assistant.  Paul is a member of First Baptist Church in Eldon.



Walter Simpson

Walter Simpson
Funeral Assistant

Walter retired after 50 years as a pastor in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).  Walter is the person who you will see working the evening visitations along with being a funeral assistant when he is needed.