Support Staff

Typically not seen during the funeral, the behind-the-scenes presence of support staff is nonetheless critical to the day-to-day operation of our facilities. Our support staff plays an important role in ensuring our high standard of service. We are proud of their dedication and commitment.


Kristen Zadnik, telephone receptionist, bookkeeper, administrative technician, computer technician.
Office Phone: 860-643-2441 or 860-646-5310
Fax: 860-649-8263

Kristen was raised in Manchester has been with the Holmes and Watkins Funeral Homes since 2000.

Michelle Harper, telephone receptionist, administrative technician.
Office Phone: 860-643-2441 or 860-646-5310
Fax: 860-649-8263

Michelle was raised in the Ashford and Stafford Springs area and has been with the Holmes and Watkins Funeral Homes since 2012.

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Holmes-Watkins Funeral Homes | 400 Main Street | Manchester, CT 06040 | Phone: 860-643-2441
Watkins Funeral Home | 142 East Center Street | Manchester, CT 06040 | Phone: 860-646-5310