|Blake Howe, Funeral Director, Embalmer and Event Planner|
Office Phone: 775-323-7189
Blake has been the manager of Walton Funeral Home since moving to Reno from Colorado in 2000. He is a fourth generation funeral service professional, having grown up in the business and following in the footsteps of his great-grandfather, grandfather and father.
Blake is a graduate of Aims College in Greeley, Colorado and the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. In addition to being a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in the State of Nevada, Blake is a Nevada State Specialty Agent licensed in Life Insurance. By holding these licenses, Blake is able to assist families with any type of advanced planning arrangements, providing them with peace-of-mind for future needs.
Blake and his wife Rhonda have two daughters, Reygan and Devyn. He is past president of Kiwanis and Jaycees and former member of the Lions Club. He is currently active in the Rotary Club of Reno, where he serves on the board and other service committees. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling with his family and playing golf.
|Tim Fanelli, Funeral Director|
Office Phone: 775-331-1112
Tim Fanelli moved to Reno, from Maui, Hawaii in 2000 to join the Walton Family of Funeral Homes and has been serving families in Northern Nevada ever since. With more than 15 years of funeral experience, Tim has managed many of our locations. Tim is a licensed preneed counselor and able to serve families in any capacity they may need. Tim felt his funeral service calling from an early age and loves serving families at a most difficult time.
Tim is married to Crystal and has four children: Tyler, Kaden, Bryce and Anna. He is an avid golfer and loves the Green Bay Packers. Tim is also a member of South Reno Baptist Church and a proud McQueen Lancer parent.