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Patrick E. Lynch Installed as President of National Funeral Directors Association

October 28, 2010

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Patrick E. Lynch Installed as President of National Funeral Directors Association

imagePatrick E. Lynch of Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors in Clawson, Mich., was installed as president of the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) during its 2010 International Convention & Expo, which took place October 10-13 in New Orleans, La.

Three individuals were elected by the NFDA House of Delegates and installed as association officers during the association?s Convention: President-elect Randall L. Earl, CFSP, of Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Homes in Decatur, Ill.; Treasurer Robert T. Rosson Jr., CFSP, CPC, of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford, Miss.; and Secretary Robert L. Bates, CFSP, of Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas.

Additional members of the 2010-11 NFDA Executive Board installed during the association?s Convention include: Immediate Past President William C. Wappner, CFSP, of Wappner Funeral Directors in Mansfield, Ohio; At-large Representative (2009-11) Jzyk S. Ennis, MPA, CFSP, of Trussville, Ala.; At-large Representative (2009-11) Mark Mortimore of Mortimore Funeral Home in Thermopolis, Wyo.; At-large Representative (2010-12) Bob Arrington of Arrington Funeral Directors in Jackson, Tenn.; and At-large Representative (2010-12) Robert C. Moore IV, CFSP, of Moore?s Home for Funerals in Wayne, N.J.