Staff

Our dedicated staff members 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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Barbara Falowski Founder

Barbara is the founder of Barbara Falowski Funeral & Cremation Services, and is a Licensed Funeral Director in Florida. She is a graduate of the W. L Philbrick School of Funeral Science at Miami Dade College, and has served as treasurer of Pi Sigma Eta, the Honor Society of Morticians. She is a member of Independent Funeral Directors of Florida.. Barbara moved to South Florida in 1962 and has been married to Steve Falowski, a local businessman, since 1977. They have two sons. Jason and Patrick. She was a member of the Central District Advisory Board for Broward County Schools , and was active in the PTA. She was a member of the Ft Lauderdale Cemetery Board, and the Croissant Park Civic Association Barbara has been active in the Federal Little League, children’s soccer, football and scouts.

Barbara enjoys gardening, outdoor activities, and spending time with her family.

Barbara’s passion has always been caring for others, especially when they have suffered the loss of a loved one.

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Lizbeth E. Frenier Licensed Funeral Director

Liz is the owner of Barbara Falowski Funeral & Cremation Services and is a Licensed Funeral Director in Florida. Liz has a B.S. in Business Administration from CSUB and after re-locating to Ft Lauderdale from California, she graduated from St Petersburg College Funeral Services program. Liz has a love for the ocean and loves to Scuba Dive, the outdoors, traveling and cooking. Liz dedicates herself to serve families, and offer exceptional service.

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Allen Powell Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Allen has been a Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer for 34 years and a former owner of funeral homes in Virginia. Allen has a B.A, in English from Asbury University, a M.Div in Theology from Wesley Theological Seminary, a Th.M in Psychology a D.Min in Formal Counseling from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and an A.S. in Funeral Service from John Tyler Community College. For the last 16 years he was Program Director and Professor of Funeral Service Education at Miami Dade College.

Allen has dedicated himself to serving others, and it is his personal mission that every family receives the highest level of quality service available.

Allen enjoys traveling and spending time with friends, gourmet cooking, fine dining and loves the beach.

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Carrie Hernandez Licensed Funeral Director

Carrie Hernandez has been a licensed funeral director for 20 years. She is a graduate of W. L. Phillbrick School of Funeral Service, Miami- Dade, Florida. She enjoys most winter outdoor activities and has a passion for traveling. Carrie has a love for animals and is involved with local animal rescue agencies. I am compassionate, caring and dedicated to the families that we serve.

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Robert Rose Office Manager

Bob relocated to Fort Lauderdale, FL from Rochester, NY in 2005. His background includes 20 years of medical experience with emphasis on the Technical Aspects of Dialysis. The last 4 years prior to joining our team in 2013, Bob was doing private duty as a live in caregiver.

Starting with us as “Helping Hands”, he assisted in all of the daily operations of the funeral home. He has grown within our team and we are pleased to have Bob as our Office Manager since 2018.

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Leroy Calhoun Funeral Director and Embalmer

Leroy Calhoun is our Funeral Director and Embalmer. He is a graduate of American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service in New York City. He entered the funeral profession through the ministry of music. Leroy started by playing organ in a local funeral home in his hometown of Brooklyn, NY. It was through this experience that he was invited to pursue a career in Funeral Service by the owner of that Funeral Home.

This led Leroy to discover a passion for serving families and helping them through the process of memorializing their loved ones. This dedication to Funeral Service led to the opportunity for Leroy to relocate to Florida in 2004 and continue his career. In his spare time Leroy enjoys fishing, swimming and cycling.

Barbara Falowski

Founder
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Barbara is the founder of Barbara Falowski Funeral & Cremation Services, and is a Licensed Funeral Director in Florida. She is a graduate of the W. L Philbrick School of Funeral Science at Miami Dade College, and has served as treasurer of Pi Sigma Eta, the Honor Society of Morticians. She is a member of Independent Funeral Directors of Florida.. Barbara moved to South Florida in 1962 and has been married to Steve Falowski, a local businessman, since 1977. They have two sons. Jason and Patrick. She was a member of the Central District Advisory Board for Broward County Schools , and was active in the PTA. She was a member of the Ft Lauderdale Cemetery Board, and the Croissant Park Civic Association Barbara has been active in the Federal Little League, children’s soccer, football and scouts.

Barbara enjoys gardening, outdoor activities, and spending time with her family.

Barbara’s passion has always been caring for others, especially when they have suffered the loss of a loved one.

Lizbeth E. Frenier

Licensed Funeral Director
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Liz is the owner of Barbara Falowski Funeral & Cremation Services and is a Licensed Funeral Director in Florida. Liz has a B.S. in Business Administration from CSUB and after re-locating to Ft Lauderdale from California, she graduated from St Petersburg College Funeral Services program. Liz has a love for the ocean and loves to Scuba Dive, the outdoors, traveling and cooking. Liz dedicates herself to serve families, and offer exceptional service.

Allen Powell

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer
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Allen has been a Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer for 34 years and a former owner of funeral homes in Virginia. Allen has a B.A, in English from Asbury University, a M.Div in Theology from Wesley Theological Seminary, a Th.M in Psychology a D.Min in Formal Counseling from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and an A.S. in Funeral Service from John Tyler Community College. For the last 16 years he was Program Director and Professor of Funeral Service Education at Miami Dade College.

Allen has dedicated himself to serving others, and it is his personal mission that every family receives the highest level of quality service available.

Allen enjoys traveling and spending time with friends, gourmet cooking, fine dining and loves the beach.

Carrie Hernandez

Licensed Funeral Director
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Carrie Hernandez has been a licensed funeral director for 20 years. She is a graduate of W. L. Phillbrick School of Funeral Service, Miami- Dade, Florida. She enjoys most winter outdoor activities and has a passion for traveling. Carrie has a love for animals and is involved with local animal rescue agencies. I am compassionate, caring and dedicated to the families that we serve.

Robert Rose

Office Manager
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Bob relocated to Fort Lauderdale, FL from Rochester, NY in 2005. His background includes 20 years of medical experience with emphasis on the Technical Aspects of Dialysis. The last 4 years prior to joining our team in 2013, Bob was doing private duty as a live in caregiver.

Starting with us as “Helping Hands”, he assisted in all of the daily operations of the funeral home. He has grown within our team and we are pleased to have Bob as our Office Manager since 2018.

Leroy Calhoun

Funeral Director and Embalmer
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Leroy Calhoun is our Funeral Director and Embalmer. He is a graduate of American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service in New York City. He entered the funeral profession through the ministry of music. Leroy started by playing organ in a local funeral home in his hometown of Brooklyn, NY. It was through this experience that he was invited to pursue a career in Funeral Service by the owner of that Funeral Home.

This led Leroy to discover a passion for serving families and helping them through the process of memorializing their loved ones. This dedication to Funeral Service led to the opportunity for Leroy to relocate to Florida in 2004 and continue his career. In his spare time Leroy enjoys fishing, swimming and cycling.