Andrew T. Parsell
Licensed Delaware Funeral Director, Vice President
Andrew T. Parsell is the son of the owner, Keith Parsell. He is a graduate of Cape Henlopen High School and the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science. In 2010 he became a Delaware Licensed Funeral Director, after completing his resident internship with the firm. He now serves as a director on staff and is Vice President for the funeral home. He is a member of St. Jude The Apostle Catholic Church in Lewes; former member of the Lewes Volunteer Fire Department, Inc; served as President of the Delaware Funeral Directors Association for the 2015-2016 term. Like his father, he is currently in his first term of appointment to the Delaware State Board of Funeral Services by Governor John Carney. In his free time he excels as an avid golfer, fisherman and hunter.
Thomas "TJ" Bishop is our Crematory Manager. He works closely with our clients to thoroughly explain the cremation process, answer any questions, and make sure they know they are making the best choices for their pet. He is responsible for coordinating the cremation process with pet families and veterinary hospitals and is involved in the day to day operational tasks of the business. He earned his Crematory Operator Certification from the Cremation Association of North America.
When asked about working at Parsell Pet Crematorium, T.J. appreciates that we are a family-owned and operated business with a strong sense of community and a caring team genuinely committed to providing the highest-quality services to pet owners in their time of need. T.J. enjoys spending time with his Wife & Three Kids.
Certified Crematory Operator
Tim Bradley, moved from Bucks County PA, where he worked 30 years for CSR, a family-owned business. In 2021, Tim, his wife Wendy and daughters Addisen and Corinne moved to Lewes. In March of 2022 Tim joined the Parsell family as a Funeral Home Associate. He later moved to the Pet crematory obtaining his Crematory Operator Certification. Tim enjoys working with the various Veterinary Clinics that Parsell serves and also the daily interaction with individuals guiding them through the trying loss of their pet companions. He hopes to serve the needs of the Parsell clients for many years to come.
Pet Crematory Operator & Funeral Home Associate
After running a successful business in Newark, DE, Bob Nicholson relocated back to his hometown of Lewes, DE to be closer to his family. Shortly thereafter, he joined our staff In June 2023. Bob’s customer service background spans over 35 years in the wholesale, insurance, and retail industry. He is excited to start his next chapter with the Parsell Funeral family.
In his spare time, Bob enjoys DIY projects, fishing, hiking, exploring new adventures and spending time with friends and family.