Staff

Our dedicated staff are here to provide support, compassion, and information to help you through your journey of grief and the celebration of your loved one’s life.

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John F. Hann Sr. Owner/Funeral Director

John F. Hann Sr. has been a licensed funeral director for more than 40 years. A graduate of Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 1967, John has helped many families in and around the Bridgeview area cope with the loss of a loved one. A life-long resident of Burbank, John attended Tobin Grammar School and Reavis High School.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps. He and his wife, Sharon raised their three children, Brenda, John Jr. and Jennifer in St. Albert the Great Parish.

John is a member of the Illinois Funeral Directors Association and National Funeral Directors Association. He is a dedicated parishioner at St. Fabian Catholic Church, an Eucharistic Minister, Minister of Care, member of the financial committee, and also member of the Knights of Columbus, Fourth Degree.

John takes great pride in working with his son and serving Bridgeview and its surrounding communities.

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John F. Hann Jr. Owner/Funeral Director

John F. Hann Jr grew up in Burbank. He graduated from St. Albert the Great Grammar School (1981) and St. Laurence High School (1985). After high school, John worked at Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn for nine years before graduating from Worsham College of Mortuary Science (1994).

John currently spends the bulk of his time working at his cremation center, Care Cremation Center in Romeoville, IL. He is dedicated to helping the many families he serves with kindness, and compassion. 

John is extremely proud of his two children, Megan, who is currently attending the University of Illinois and is studying to become a Veterinarian and Evan, who is currently a student at Andrew High School in Tinley Park, IL. John attends weekend services at Parkview Christian Church in Orland Park. Every week John takes the lessons he learns and applies them to his life. He is most proud that Christ has called him to serve families through funeral service.

In his spare time John enjoys traveling with his new wife Rosemary. They are currently trying to visit each of the 50 states. He also is an excellent dog dad and grill master. 

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Rosemary Hann Licensed Funeral Director/ Cremation Specialist/ Pre-need Specialist

Rosemary Hann was hired in October 2017 as a Funeral Director Apprentice and is now a Licensed Funeral Director. She works with her husband John Hann at both the funeral home and their cremation center in Romeoville.

She graduated Worsham College of Mortuary Science in September of 2017. She was a member of Pi Sigma Eta, which is a National Mortuary Honors Fraternity and was a recipient of the Funeral Service foundation Memorial Classic Scholarship. 

Rosemary is a licensed pre-need specialist and can assist in pre-planning your funeral. She is also a certified crematory operator and can answer any question families have about the cremation process.

Rosemary grew up in Lagrange and Attended Lyons Township Highschool. In her spare time she loves cooking, spending time with family, and traveling. Rosemary is a proud dog mom of two labs Duke and Lucy. 

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M. L. Petersen Administrator

Maureen L. Peterson will be one of the first faces you’ll see when you step in our facility. With 14 years of funeral home experience, she is equipped to help you complete paperwork, find answers and make this emotional process easier to maneuver. Maureen always has time to lend an ear, as she listens to each families’ individualized needs. Maureen and her husband have called Palos Hills home for more than 20 years.

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Paul Hardy

Paul Hardy, is a graduate of J.F Kennedy HS and has his certification in HVAC from Coyne American Institute, being a 22 year member of the United Steelworkers, until he became part of the funeral industry in 1990. Assisting the directors when needed, Paul handles the day-to-day maintenance operations of our facility, and can always be relied upon to share a smile and helping hand to all our families. Paul and his wife are longtime Burbank residents.

John F. Hann Sr.

Owner/Funeral Director
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John F. Hann Sr. has been a licensed funeral director for more than 40 years. A graduate of Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 1967, John has helped many families in and around the Bridgeview area cope with the loss of a loved one. A life-long resident of Burbank, John attended Tobin Grammar School and Reavis High School.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps. He and his wife, Sharon raised their three children, Brenda, John Jr. and Jennifer in St. Albert the Great Parish.

John is a member of the Illinois Funeral Directors Association and National Funeral Directors Association. He is a dedicated parishioner at St. Fabian Catholic Church, an Eucharistic Minister, Minister of Care, member of the financial committee, and also member of the Knights of Columbus, Fourth Degree.

John takes great pride in working with his son and serving Bridgeview and its surrounding communities.

John F. Hann Jr.

Owner/Funeral Director
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John F. Hann Jr grew up in Burbank. He graduated from St. Albert the Great Grammar School (1981) and St. Laurence High School (1985). After high school, John worked at Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn for nine years before graduating from Worsham College of Mortuary Science (1994).

John currently spends the bulk of his time working at his cremation center, Care Cremation Center in Romeoville, IL. He is dedicated to helping the many families he serves with kindness, and compassion. 

John is extremely proud of his two children, Megan, who is currently attending the University of Illinois and is studying to become a Veterinarian and Evan, who is currently a student at Andrew High School in Tinley Park, IL. John attends weekend services at Parkview Christian Church in Orland Park. Every week John takes the lessons he learns and applies them to his life. He is most proud that Christ has called him to serve families through funeral service.

In his spare time John enjoys traveling with his new wife Rosemary. They are currently trying to visit each of the 50 states. He also is an excellent dog dad and grill master. 

Rosemary Hann

Licensed Funeral Director/ Cremation Specialist/ Pre-need Specialist
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Rosemary Hann was hired in October 2017 as a Funeral Director Apprentice and is now a Licensed Funeral Director. She works with her husband John Hann at both the funeral home and their cremation center in Romeoville.

She graduated Worsham College of Mortuary Science in September of 2017. She was a member of Pi Sigma Eta, which is a National Mortuary Honors Fraternity and was a recipient of the Funeral Service foundation Memorial Classic Scholarship. 

Rosemary is a licensed pre-need specialist and can assist in pre-planning your funeral. She is also a certified crematory operator and can answer any question families have about the cremation process.

Rosemary grew up in Lagrange and Attended Lyons Township Highschool. In her spare time she loves cooking, spending time with family, and traveling. Rosemary is a proud dog mom of two labs Duke and Lucy. 

M. L. Petersen

Administrator
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Maureen L. Peterson will be one of the first faces you’ll see when you step in our facility. With 14 years of funeral home experience, she is equipped to help you complete paperwork, find answers and make this emotional process easier to maneuver. Maureen always has time to lend an ear, as she listens to each families’ individualized needs. Maureen and her husband have called Palos Hills home for more than 20 years.

Paul Hardy

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Paul Hardy, is a graduate of J.F Kennedy HS and has his certification in HVAC from Coyne American Institute, being a 22 year member of the United Steelworkers, until he became part of the funeral industry in 1990. Assisting the directors when needed, Paul handles the day-to-day maintenance operations of our facility, and can always be relied upon to share a smile and helping hand to all our families. Paul and his wife are longtime Burbank residents.