Our Staff



Mark J. Murphy has been a resident of Endicott for 49 years. He is a graduate of Union-Endicott High School, and Simmons School of Mortuary Science in Syracuse. He has been employed at Coleman and Daniels Funeral Home, LLC. for 32 years and is currently a co-owner. Mark is a member of the New York State Funeral Directors Association, and the Broome County Funeral Directors Association where he is a past president. Mark is a member of St. Ambrose Church and the Knights of Columbus Council #1839 where he is a 3rd and 4th degree member. He is also a member of Endicott Elks BPOE #1977 and a member and past President twice of Endicott Sertoma. Mark enjoys golf, music and his cottage in PA. He has one son Ryan.


Steven E. Gabriel is a lifelong resident of Endicott and co-owner of Coleman & Daniels Funeral Home, LLC.  He graduated from Simmons Institute of Funeral Service in 1999 and from Binghamton University in 2002 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development.  He is a member of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in Endicott and The Duca Degli Abruzzi Lodge #443 Order Sons of Italy in America, Endicott.  Steve is also a member of the Broome County Funeral Directors Association and the New York State Funeral Directors Association.  He enjoys competitive powerlifting, hiking, and spending time with his family.


Ron Yurecka is a shareholder of the Coleman & Daniels Funeral Home Real Estate Company and has been a Funeral Director with the funeral home since 2013.  He was born and raised in Johnson City, graduated from Johnson City High School, Broome Community College and Simmons Institute of Funeral Service with Mu Sigma Alpha Honors.  Ron is a member of Saint Joseph’s Church in Endicott.  He is a 3rd and 4th Degree member of Knights of Columbus Council # 1839, a member of the Czechoslovak Moravan Club, the Polish Community Center, Sokol USA and a member of the NYS Funeral Directors Association.  He enjoys gardening, golf, hockey, fishing and the great outdoors.  Ron is married to Janet (Urban); together they have a daughter, Danielle and a son, Jonathan.


Lisa Klein was born in Binghamton and raised in Kirkwood. A graduate of Broome Community College and San Francisco College of Mortuary Science, San Francisco. Lisa worked as a Funeral Home Manager in Northern California for over 20 years. Moving back home and joining the Funeral Home as a Funeral Director in 2016. Lisa is the mother of 7, Taunya, Bryon, Jamie, Paul, Judith, Sebastian, Alystair and grandmother of 13. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Stephen and family and taking care of their small farm.