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Meet Our Staff

Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services

We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.

Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.

Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.

Larry Davis

Larry Davis

Managing Partner

Larry Davis comes to Bunkers Mortuaries, Cemeteries and Crematories with nearly 40 years of experience in the Funeral Industry. He worked for 15 years in Los Angeles, Ca for a leading funeral company before moving to Las Vegas nearly 25 years ago. He is active in the community with the Episcopal Church, supporter of Catholic Charities, Trauma Intervention Program, and Nevada Public Radio. He enjoys spending time at home with his husband, Lee, walking their dogs, watching the Aviators play at the Las Vegas Ballpark, or an evening at the Smith Center. Larry truly believes that everyone has the right to be honored when they die. No matter how large or small that remembrance is Bunkers Mortuaries, Cemeteries, and Crematories can handle your request. 


Adam Zalesny

Adam Zalesny

Sales Manager

Adam Zalesny has worked in the Funeral industry for the past 6 years in a Sales leadership role.  His previous experiences include Sales Management, Sales in a production role, and industry experience in Technology, Linen & Laundry, various Healthcare services and products, and the Gift industry. As a member of the Bunkers team, Adam is leading and training an expert group of Sales professionals to provide the best customer service and sales experience for the families we serve.  He is passionate about preparing families for one of the most difficult days in their lives through Pre-Planning for Cemetery and Funeral arrangements. A married father of 6 children, he has resided in the Las Vegas area for over 25 years, having moved from the Los Angeles area in 1995.  He has a Bachelor’s degree in History from UCLA, plays drums on his church worship team, and his hobbies include reading, movies, water and snow skiing, golf, travelling, and spending time with his children and friends.


Russ Donaldson

Russ Donaldson

Manager of Bunkers Mortuary, Funeral Director and Embalmer

Russ grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After high school, Russ moved to Cincinnati, Ohio to attend Xavier University, where in 1987, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Mortuary Science degree and an Associate of Applied Science degree from the  Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. As a licensed funeral director and embalmer, Russ thrived in his work environment, eventually rising to the position of manager. Russ left full-time employment in the funeral industry to attend culinary school in Cincinnati, where upon graduation, Russ and a classmate started what became a very successful catering business. All the while, Russ did not stray too far from funeral service, as he was the pre-need counselor for one funeral home and a trade embalmer for another. In 2012, Russ decided to follow his heart and move to Long Beach, California to be with and marry the love of his life. Russ obtained his Embalmer and Funeral Director licenses in California and worked for his husbands construction company while looking for a full time position in funeral service. Russ spent four years serving as the Managing Partner of White’s Funeral Home in Azusa, California bringing peace and comfort to all he served. A dream Russ and his husband, Larry G., had was to one day move to Las Vegas. This dream has come to fruition with becoming the Location Manager of Bunkers Mortuary. Russ has been a licensed funeral director and embalmer since 1988 and has many years of experience in management. A main passion in his life has been caring for folks at a devastating time in their lives.


When not at work, Russ loves to cook, entertain friends, spend quiet time reading, doing oil pastels and spending as much time with his husband and their Shih Tzu, Daisy, as possible. 


Cari Poscente

Cari Poscente

Arrangement Director

Cari Poscente was born in Boise, Idaho and raised primarily in Sun Valley, Idaho. She was known in High School as a star runner and Senior Class president. Cari attended Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho as was a business major. Cari’s professional career started in land development in the 1990’s and was the owner of the brokerage until 2011. Cari moved to Las Vegas and enjoyed a few years of retirement before a chance meeting with a funeral home owner who asked Cari to get involved with doing pre-need funeral sales. Cari loved meeting with families so much that she decided to get her Funeral Arrangers License so she could meet with families who had a recent loss. Cari joined the Bunkers Funeral Home team in March of 2020 and is a valued member of our staff.

During a Golden Knights hockey game in February of 2018, Cari was proposed to and was married at a surprise wedding. Her husband, Steve Poscente, put everything together behind her back for a very memorable occasion. Cari will be happy to share with you pictures of her son and four grandchildren who are all the loves of her life. She is also the proud step-mom of her husband’s three children.


Monica Chavez

Monica Chavez

Care Center - Embalmer



Haley Kerchofer

Haley Kerchofer

Funeral Home Administrative Assistant



Jorge Botello

Jorge Botello

Funeral Home Receptionist

Jorge Botello, a native of Las Vegas is a graduate of Clark High School and joined Bunkers Mortuary as our receptionist in October of 2021. Jorge is married to Maybeth and have a handsome son, Kaznyel. Jorge has proven his love of the funeral industry by helping in many aspects from removals to creating lasting memories with his work on memorial folders. Jorge is a very respectful young man and looks forward to greeting you and your loved ones with the utmost of respect and courtesy. In his spare time, other than being a great dad and husband, Jorge is a gamer.


Garey A. Bryant

Garey A. Bryant

Care Center Assistant

Garey A. Bryant, a rarity, as Garey was born and raised in Historic West Las Vegas. Garey graduated from Clark High School where he excelled in Basketball, was VP of the Soul Club and Afro King his senior year. Garey attended Seminole Jr. College on a basketball scholarship and received his associates degree. Garey was a Fireman with the City of Las Vegas. After working as a Fireman, Garey spent many years in construction working on area casinos. Garey is a lifelong church member and loves the Lord. Garey is a devoted son to his mother, Lucille and devoted brother. Garey is the proud father of some amazing kids – 3 girls and 2 boys and crazy about his 7 grandkids and 2 great grandkids. Garey came to Bunkers in 2016 as a removal technician but was quickly hired full time to be a preproom assistant and all around “Garey can do anything” team member. 


Stephanie Ford

Stephanie Ford

Family Service Counselor

Stephanie has worked in the Funeral Industry since 2015. She decided to pursue this career when one of her close friends passed away. Since she had experienced grief of her own; she felt a strong calling to help others through the worst day of their life. She enjoys meeting new people and listening to their stories regarding their loved ones. She feels it’s very important to celebrate the life of those who have passed on, and provide family members a unique memorial to go visit them to honor their memory. 


Stephanie was born and raised in Southern Nevada. Before working in the Funeral Industry, she worked in a variety of occupations, all relating to customer service. After graduating with a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree from UNLV in 2002, she worked as a Graphic Designer for most of her career. Then she pursued her interest in baking, and earned a certification from Le Corden Bleu in Las Vegas in 2012. She continues to use her artistic skills by incorporating them in her profession as a Family Service Counselor, and a Licensed Agent in Nevada to Prearrange Cemetery Plots and Funerals.


Martha Gonzalez

Martha Gonzalez

Family Service Counselor

Martha comes to Bunkers Mortuaries, cemeteries and crematory with over 11 years of solid Sales Experience. Attending Riverside Community College, she graduated with a Certificate in Bilingual Community Interpreting. She has since acquired licenses and is currently authorized to sell Life Insurance, Funeral & Cemetery Arrangements. In her spare time, Martha is a volunteer with Nevada Donor Network, and various other organizations. 

Martha was born in beautiful country of Guatemala before her family came to the United States when she was a small child where they settled in California, but Martha has been a proud resident of the State of Nevada for 19 years. She is the proud mother of 3 amazing children and the even prouder grandmother of two grandsons. She enjoys living in Las Vegas where she can take advantage of the great shows, movies and Lake Mead. She also enjoys her daily CrossFit classes, running and hiking all over the beautiful Las Vegas Valley. When she is not proudly chasing her dreams, she is performing various DYI projects on her home and spending time with her family and friends.


Sergio Brooks

Sergio Brooks

Family Service Counselor



Lora Evans

Lora Evans

Family Service Counselor

Lora has three years of experience in the funeral and cemetery industry and  is very passionate about serving families. Lora is President of the Rotary Club of Green Valley (2021-2022), and is very active in community service. She was recognized by her club as Rotarian of the Year in 2019. Her past experience involves creative direction, publishing, marketing, and designing clothing.

Born in Los Angeles, California, Lora loves to explore the world. Previous to Nevada she has lived abroad in London, UK, and most recently on the Big Island of Hawaii. In Hawaii, she owned two sports facilities and was a member of the Paradise Roller Girls, the local roller derby team. Lora has one child and spends her free time traveling, writing poetry and making music.


Contact Us

Memory Gardens Memorial Park
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7251 West Lone Mountain Rd
| Las Vegas, NV 89129
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Tel: 702-645-1174
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Bunkers Eden Vale Memorial Park
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1216 Las Vegas Blvd North
| Las Vegas, NV 89101
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Tel: 702-388-7007
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Bunkers Eden Vale Mortuary
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925 Las Vegas Blvd North
| Las Vegas, NV 89101
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Tel: 702-385-1441
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Woodlawn Cemetery
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1500 Las Vegas Blvd. North
| Las Vegas, NV 89101
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Tel: 702-229-6246
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You are welcome to call us any time of the day, any day of the week, for immediate assistance. Or, visit our funeral home in person at your convenience.

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