Meet Our Team

Dan & Kylee Adams, Owner/Manager

A Licensed Funeral Director since 2007, Dan is a graduate of Western Michigan University, and Worsham College of Mortuary Science. He and his brother, Gabe began working at Joldersma and Klein in 2007 and were excited about purchasing the business in 2009. Dan lives above the funeral home with his wife Kylee, and their three children Ella, Owen and David; who attend Kalamazoo Christian Schools. Dan serves as the manager for J&K where his wife, Kylee serves as an administrative assistant. They believe that Joldersma and Klein is a funeral home families come to when they want to be treated like family and that providing great personal service at a fair price is the foundation of creating a funeral home that is family owned, operated, and oriented. When not serving families, they enjoy spending time with their children, being outdoors, attending sporting and theater events. Dan and his wife are members of First United Methodist Church on Park St.

Gabe & Holly Adams, Owner

A Licensed Funeral Director since 1997, Gabe is a graduate of Ferris State University and Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. He and his brother, Dan began working at Joldersma & Klein in 2007 and were excited about purchasing the business in 2009. Gabe is the manager of Hohner Funeral Home in Three Rivers. Holly serves as a full time administrative assistant at the Hohner location. They live in Three Rivers, along with their two children, Isaac and Anabele. Gabe is a member of the Lions Club of Three Rivers, Rotary International, and they attend First United Methodist Church of Three Rivers. When not serving families, they enjoy spending time with their children, golfing, and traveling. They are always available and honored to serve.

Bradley W. Bell, LFD, Manager of Funeral Service Operations

A Licensed Funeral Director since 2010, Brad has served families in many capacities at the funeral home since high school. He is a graduate of Parchment High School, Kalamazoo Valley Community College and American Academy McAllister Institute for Funeral Service. Brad is a life-long Kalamazoo resident and resides near Parchment with his daughter, Elizabeth who attends Kalamazoo Christian Elementary. He is a dedicated member of our staff and believes in serving families as he would want his served. Brad has served on several boards including as a trustee on the board of directors for both Michigan HOSA (Health Occupation Students of American) and National Hosa, Inc.  Brad enjoys boating on Upper Crooked Lake-Delton, golfing, snowmobile trips to the Upper Peninsula, camping and spending time with his family.

Thomas M. Folkert, Planning and Services Director

Tom was born in the Holland/Zeeland area. His family has been in the funeral business for over a century. He studied music at Hope College. He has worked in many areas of funeral service including as an advance planning advisor, funeral home consultant and as Vice President of a large funeral home in Denver. Tom has won numerous awards for his leadership in funeral service over the years.  He considers personal and attentive service as true hallmarks of a true funeral service professional.

Heidi Rehm, Receptionist - Administrative Assistant

Heidi has been a Kalamazoo/Richland area resident since 1978. She is married to Chris and they are parents to twin daughters. They are also doggie parents to Boxers, Viper and Stout. Heidi has a degree in marine biology from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington. In her spare time she enjoys camping, cooking, kayaking and spending time with family and friends.

Max Sine, LFD, Chief Embalmer

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The Entire Joldersma & Klein Family

BACK ROW L-R: Max Sine, Jon Kingma, Larry Foster-Goodrich, Dan Danowski,  Brad Bell, Dan Adams, John Holms, Tom Folkert, Paul Parks, Greg Hamlyn

FRONT ROW L-R: Heidi Rehm, Karen Kingma, Carol Holms, Ky Adams