We feel that knowing some more about our family and staff will
allow us to serve you better now and in the future. Here is some
information about those who will be helping you through this time
Charles H. Fisher Robert
Fisher Bogart Ryan Christopher Winfield Mark Patrick Whittaker
Holcombe Fisher, great-grandson of Charles Holcombe and
son of Charles R. Fisher, is a lifelong resident of the Borough
of Flemington. Mr. Fisher is a 1956 graduate of Flemington High
School and then went on to receive his B.A. from Lafayette College,
Easton, PA where he majored in History. He then graduated from
the American Academy of Funeral Service in New York City and
received his Funeral Director's license in 1962. Mr. Fisher
is a member of the National Funeral Director's Association,
the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association, and a member
and past-president of the Tri-County Funeral Directors Association.
Additionally, Mr. Fisher is a member and past-president of the
Flemington Rotary Club, and a member of the Hunterdon County
Historical Society and the Flemington Elks Lodge #1928. He is
a past member of the Flemington Board of Health, the Flemington-Raritan
Merger Committee and the Economic Development Committee. Mr.
Fisher and his wife Elizabeth live in the Borough of Flemington.
Fisher Bogart, nephew of Charles H. Fisher, grandson of Charles R. Fisher, and great-great grandson of Charles Holcombe, has been with the firm since 1996. Born and raised in the Borough of Flemington, Mr. Bogart graduated Hunterdon Central Regional High School in 1983. He attended West Virginia University where he received his B.S. in Wildland Recreation Management. He then went on to become a Senior Ranger with the Hunterdon County Park System. In 1996 he left the Park System and attended Northampton Community College where he received an Associates Degree in Funeral Service Education. Passing the required Federal and State written and practical examinations, Mr. Bogart received his Funeral Director's license in 1998. In addition to working in the family business, Mr. Bogart is a member of the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association, the Tri-County Funeral Directors Association, Flemington Lion's Club, a member of the Flemington Historical Preservation Committee and the Chief and Chaplain of the Flemington Fire Department. Mr. Bogart resides in the Raritan Township along with his wife Amy and two children. N.J. Lic. No. 4274
Ryan Christopher Winfield: was born and raised in Hunterdon County, NJ. He is a 2004 graduate of Voorhees High School. Joining the Holcombe-Fisher family in September of 2007, Ryan graduated in 2010 from Mercer County Community College with degrees in Mortuary Science and Business. He was honored to be the recipient of both the Tri-County Funeral Director's Association and the New Jersey State Funeral Director's Association Scholarships. Passing the required proficiency and practical examination, he received Funeral Director's License, No. 4888, in 2010.
Ryan was formerly a personal fitness trainer at HealthQuest, Flemington, NJ for many years. He currently resides in the Borough of Flemington and is eager to become engaged in the community as his studies are now complete. N.J. Lic. No. 4888
Mark Patrick Whittaker: Mark Patrick Whittaker joined Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home in October of 2013. He is a graduate of Millburn High School and received a Bachelor's Degree in Business and Computer Management from Springfield College (MA), where he received the highest award for the top student in the Business Department. He has worked in various positions for more than eighteen years in the financial services and commercial banking fields; as an Insurance Agent, Commercial Loan Officer, Equities Analyst, Credit Manager, and Financial Planner, with investment firms, commercial banks and major insurance carriers in New Jersey, Florida and Arizona.
Mark joined Kimble Funeral Home in 2001 (Princeton NJ), working along-side his father-in-law, attended and received a degree in mortuary science from Mercer County Community College (MCCC), and was licensed as a Mortuary Practioner in 2002. He is currently an Adjunct Professor at MCCC in the Mortuary Science Program, teaching Funeral Service Management.
Mark is currently the President of the Mercer County Funeral Directors Association, a member of the National Funeral Directors Association, a Board member of the New Jersey Funeral Directors Association, where he is a member of the Audit Committee, and has been a previous member of the Legislative & Law Committee for that organization. He has been a member of Rotary International, the East Amwell Recycling Committee, and the Yardley (PA) Historical Society.
Mark lives in Ringoes with his wife, Amy, and their two children. N.J. Lic. No. 4549.
Charlie, Rob, Ryan and Mark are supported by a caring and dedicated part-time staff who perform various tasks around the Funeral Home. They are composed of current and retired law enforcement officials, teachers, emergency service personnel, hair stylists, students and others whose genuine empathy is in line with the standards that have stood the test of time since 1894. Valued members of the "Holcombe-Fisher Family," the Director’s are grateful for the support they provide to all of the families that Holcombe-Fisher is honored to serve.
The following personnel are unlicensed
and not qualified to make funeral arrangements, embalm, or conduct
funerals ( N.J.A.C. 13:36-5.12 (g)(1):