A familiar face at the time of a loss can help provide comfort
to a grieving family. The staff at Mehl's Colonial Chapel is just
Claudia Mehl, who took over the family business with her brother
and sister, is a licensed funeral director and is here daily to
Ed Powell has 30 years experience at Mehl's alone. He is an
experienced funeral counselor, licensed embalmer, and insurance
agent. Ed enjoys his simple retired life traveling when he
Treasa Lucas is a licensed embalmer and funeral director who loves
her kids and puppies.
Orlando has been employed since 2005 as a billingual Funeral
Counselor and enjoys spending time with family more then anything
Paula is a billingual Funeral Counselor who considers herself
very lucky and loves to cook for friends and family.
Leo is also a billingual Funeral Counselor. He enjoys
keeping fit and boxing.
Christopher Gordon is new to Watsonville and works at Mehls as a
Funeral Counselor and Embalmer. He comes from the bay area
and enjoys video editing and snowboarding in his time off.
Mehl's also employs Delia part time.
Claudia, Ed, and Dianne's mother, Geneva Mehl, is always ready to
lend a hand when things get too busy.