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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Joe Brusca Funeral Director

  • Graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, 1984
  • Graduate of Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science
  • 26 years experience
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 1994
  • Native of Pittsburgh, PA
  • Resides in Middleburg, FL

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Damon McLeod Funeral Director

  • Graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service
  • 25 years experience
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 1994
  • Native of Jacksonville, FL
  • Resides in Middleburg, FL

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Jolene Vaughan Funeral Director

  • Graduate of Columbia College, Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, 2012
  • Graduated with honors from Florida State College at Jacksonville, Associate Degree in Funeral Services, 2005
  • 16 years experience in funeral services
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 2012
  • Native of Clay County, FL
  • Resides in Fleming Island, FL

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Tim Pfeiff Funeral Director

  • Chabot Community College 1991 – Associates in Liberal Arts
  • San Francisco College of Mortuary Science 1994 - Associates in Mortuary Science
  • 23 years experience in funeral services
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 2016
  • Native of San Francisco, California
  • Resides in Jacksonville, FL

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Tristan Morroni Cemetery Counselor

  • Graduate of Gettysburg College, Degree in Business, 2004
  • 7 years experience in funeral services
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 2009
  • Native of Fort Myers, FL
  • Resides in Orange Park, FL

Joe Brusca

Funeral Director
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  • Graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, 1984
  • Graduate of Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science
  • 26 years experience
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 1994
  • Native of Pittsburgh, PA
  • Resides in Middleburg, FL

Damon McLeod

Funeral Director
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  • Graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service
  • 25 years experience
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 1994
  • Native of Jacksonville, FL
  • Resides in Middleburg, FL

Jolene Vaughan

Funeral Director
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  • Graduate of Columbia College, Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, 2012
  • Graduated with honors from Florida State College at Jacksonville, Associate Degree in Funeral Services, 2005
  • 16 years experience in funeral services
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 2012
  • Native of Clay County, FL
  • Resides in Fleming Island, FL

Tim Pfeiff

Funeral Director
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  • Chabot Community College 1991 – Associates in Liberal Arts
  • San Francisco College of Mortuary Science 1994 - Associates in Mortuary Science
  • 23 years experience in funeral services
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 2016
  • Native of San Francisco, California
  • Resides in Jacksonville, FL

Tristan Morroni

Cemetery Counselor
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  • Graduate of Gettysburg College, Degree in Business, 2004
  • 7 years experience in funeral services
  • Employee of Jacksonville Memory Gardens since 2009
  • Native of Fort Myers, FL
  • Resides in Orange Park, FL