Perkins Funeral Home opened in 1910 operated by the Perkins Family and they moved to the current location in 1939.  The Home was purchased by R.J. (Dick) Brown and updated in 2014.

In 1976 R.J. (Dick) Brown graduated from the San Francisco College of Mortuary Science and returned to work at the Cloyd Funeral Home in Lewistown and purchased the business in 1990.  Dick is active in Eagles and Elks Lodges, Eagles Manor Board of Directors and Montana Coroner's Association.  He is a member of the Montana Funeral Directors Association, the National Funeral Directors Association, Friendship Lodge #37 AF & AM of Lewistown and the Sons of the American Legion.  

Gary Boyce joined the staff in March of 2012 and has completed his studies at Arapahoe Community College Mortuary Program and is looking forward to working with the families in Central Montana as a Funeral Director after several years as an educator and rancher.

 

In 2004 Jeremy R. Bristol graduated from Mount Hood College of Mortuary Science in Portand, Oregon and returned to work with Dick.

Dick, Gary and Jeremy have continued to operate the business with part-time employees Scott Lutz, Bob Long, Doug Wolfe, Jim Jensen, Paul Kaufman, Todd Olsen and Mike Davis.

"We are a full service funeral home, offering pre-need arrangements and trusts with complete funeral and cremation services and monuments.”

 

Staff members Jim, Dick, Scott and Gary