Lighthouse Crematory was opened to be a greener, less-expensive cremation option to the families of coastal and central Maine. Our staff is fully trained and licensed by the State of Maine. We manufacture our greener products from materials made right here in Maine, by locally owned Maine businesses. 
Lighthouse Crematory is the only non-profit crematory in Androscoggin and Cumberland counties. 

Lighthouse Crematory & Remembrance
Open 8:30am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday 
Saturday by Appointment.

We offer a full line of monuments and memorials, designed and manufactured here in Maine by Maine's only authorized Rock of Ages dealer; Collette Monuments.



ABOUT US
OUR STAFF
Christopher C. Stilkey
Director and President

Husband and Father of 7
Mr. Stilkey's family has been in the cemetery business since 1965, starting with his grandfather Ralph Prout, who started maintaining Grove Cemetery in Freeport. His father, Donald C. Stilkey took over in the 1970's and began caring for Burr Cemetery, shortly thereafter. In the late 80's, Don began taking care of six Yarmouth Cemeteries and in 1995, Mr. Stilkey began working with his mother and father and they formed D.C. Stilkey & Son, Inc., a business dedicated soley to the care and maintenance of cemeteries. They quickly added six Cumberland Cemeteries and Varney Cemetery, in Brunswick. In 2001, Don Stilkey died at the age of 68. Mr. Stilkey became Owner/President and continued in his father's footsteps. Since then, Mr. Stilkey has added the Gray Cemeteries to their list, now totaling 17 cemeteries, that D.C. Stilkey & Son maintains and cares for. In 2007, the opportunity arose to add a crematory to Burr Cemetery, where his father is buried and in 2011, after much effort and training, Mr. Stilkey opened Lighthouse Crematory and Remembrance, Inc.

Mr. Stilkey has been a member of the Maine Cemetery Association since 1995 and is a former President.
With his wife Lori and his trained staff, he is dedicated to continuing his family's tradition of the death care business.





Ronald Williams
Cemeterian / Licensed Crematory Operator 

Ronnie Has worked in the cemetery business for over 25 years, he has work for D.C. Stilkey & son, for over 12 years. He is Married with 2 children, 
Though Ronnie is licensed to operate the crematory he spend most of his time maintaining the 16 cemeteries under D.C. Stilkey's care.
Lori A. Stilkey
Office Administrator

Wife and Mother of 7
In 1998, Lori started helping out in the office with computer entry and bookkeeping. In 2000, she became the Office Administrator of D.C. Stilkey & Son, Inc. and now Lighthouse Crematory and Remembrance, Inc.
Mrs. Stilkey became a licensed crematory operator in 2011. 
She handles our landscaping and Memorial day plants for various cemeteries.
She is currently training to be part of our Memorial sales devision.

Mrs. Stilkey has been a member of the Maine Cemetery Association since 2000. 












Kenneth Stilkey
Cemeterian / Licensed Crematory Operator

Ken has worked for D.C. Stilkey since 2010, he spends most of his time working in the field maintaining the 16 cemeteries under D.C. Stilkey care. 
He is a volunteer firefighter for the Freeport Fire and Rescue.