Outstanding service is our #1 priority

Get to know the Coburn Funeral Home staff, dedicated to helping families celebrate a life lived. We provide peace of mind, available 24/7 for your convenience.

“Being ever worthy of your confidence is our sincerest desire. More importantly, it is our most sacred promise.”

At Coburn Funeral Home, our first priority is making the time you spend with us as comfortable as possible. Part of that comfort comes from knowing a professional staff of caring, concerned individuals is taking care of every detail. Whether pre-funding your own funeral, or allowing us to care for your loved one, you can trust that we will always strive to surpass your every expectation.


ChuckChuck and Shannon Henkenius


Chuck and his wife Shannon purchased Coburn Funeral Home & Cremation Services upon the retirement of its previous owner, Lowell Coburn, in January 2004. Chuck had been employed with the funeral home three years prior to this purchase. Chuck is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa , as well as the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. Chuck and his wife live in Monroe with their two children, Noah and Katie.



Part-time staff

Coburn Funeral Home also employs several retired members of the community on a part-time basis. These gentlemen and ladies are happy to assist with funeral services and visitations whenever called upon. Their service is something we greatly appreciate, and we are sure your family will also.