Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer
Rob Painter has worked as a funeral director for Fir Lawn Funeral Chapel for over twenty years. He grew up in Longview and graduated from Mark Morris High School. Rob received a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from Central Washington University and an associate’s degree in mortuary sciences from Mount Hood Community College.
He lives on a small hobby farm in Toledo, WA with his wife Kristine and their two kids. They enjoy raising a garden each year, tending a young orchard, and the fresh eggs their chickens provide.
He understands each family has different wants and needs when it comes to the final arrangements for their loved one. He works to provide the services needed while assisting each family. Creating a service that accurately portrays a person’s wishes, either at the time of need or before, is Rob’s goal.