Owner, Licensed Funeral Director & Certified Celebrant
Brian is a
graduate of Pottsville Area High School. He studied at Northampton Community
College, where he obtained an associate’s degree in Applied Science and
Certificate of Mortuary Education. He then served his internship with Heffner
Family Service, at Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home in Pottsville, PA. In 1996
he became a licensed funeral director, working exclusively at this location. In
1997, He began working at the two Kniffen O’Malley locations in the Wilkes-Barre area. Over the next few
years, Mr. Leffler first accepted the position of general manager/ funeral
director of the Kniffen O’Malley locations and several other locations. In
January 2004 the title of Regional Manager, overseeing nine locations.
He was now
in charge of the overall success of Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home in
Pottsville, PA, Vickery Funeral Home in Troy, PA, Kniffen O’Malley Funeral
Homes in both Avoca and Wilkes-Barre, PA and Robert’s Funeral Home in
Wellsburg, NY. On August 16, 2013 Mr. Leffler proudly announced his acquisition
and ownership of these fine businesses.
his wife Victoria are blessed with two children, Gage and Sloane. Brian is a
member of the Queen of the Apostles Parish, Avoca, Avoca Hose Company #1, and
serves as an Assistant Coach for Duryea tee ball and coach pitch leagues.
Leffler family would like to say how proud they are to be able to continue the
legacy of providing the best funeral and cremation services to these locations
and the surrounding communities.