James A. Beaton
Phone: (920) 855-2144
Cell Phone: (920) 366-9107
Born just outside of Boston, Massachusetts, James was educated in Northern New Hampshire schools, a graduate of Colebrook Academy. James was further educated at the Funeral Service Institute of the North East graduating Magna Cum Laude with proficiencies in Funeral Home Finance and Administration.
James has continued educating himself, attending seminars and modules all over the country as to provide the very best funeral experience possible to those in need.
James has been privileged to serve in several areas of the country having attained the distinction of "Funeral Director of the Year" while living in his native New Hampshire in 2008.
James relocated to Wisconsin in 2009, spending several years in the Milwaukee area and moved to the northern part of the state in 2014. Since moving to Gillett, James has joined the faith community of St. John's Catholic Church where he serves on the parish finance council.
James is active with the Gillett Civic Club as well as the Gillett Lions, where he serves as Vice President of both clubs; and also serves as President of the Gillett Business Association.
Hobbies and personal interests include spending time with his three daughters, traveling back home to visit family and friends, and traveling in general. James and his family spent five weeks during the summer of 2012 visiting 24 states, including stops at the Grand Canyon and San Diego Zoo. They also traveled every remaining inch of Historic Route 66.