Our Dedicated Staff

Our Dedicated Staff

We are nothing without our specifically chosen team of dedicated professionals devoted to helping you.

If you take a few minutes to get to know us online, when you walk through our doors and see our familiar faces, it is our hope that it will make your experience with us that much better.

Christopher M. Wilder

Christopher M. Wilder, CFSP
Funeral Director

A lifelong Keene area resident, Chris joined Cournoyer Funeral Home in June of 2016 and has been named a managing director and specializes in assisting our Keene area families. A fourth generation resident of Keene, Chris has served Cheshire County families in their time of need since 2005. “My family and I have always considered Keene home, and l am honored to bring my passion for serving families and serving the community into my new role at Cournoyer Funeral Home,” said Chris. "I look forward to building on the continued excellence in service at the funeral home that our community has come to expect over the past 100 years." Earning degrees in Business Management, Computer Science and General Studies, Chris is a 1992 graduate of Keene State College as well as a graduate of the Funeral Institute of New England (FINE). He joined Fletcher Funeral Home in 2005 as an apprentice and became a licensed funeral director in 2008. Chris is a member of the Keene Rotary Club, the local Monadnock Harley Owners Group, National Harley Owners Group and Keene ELKS Lodge #927, as well as a Past Master Councilor of the Keene Chapter Order of DeMolay and a past member of the Monadnock APICS. He has 2 children, Ryan & Nicholas, and in his spare time, he enjoys outdoor activities and watching sports.

Devin McEntee

Devin McEntee
Funeral Apprentice

Devin joined Cournoyer Funeral Home in September of 2015 as an apprentice. He was raised and educated in Wilton and now resides in Lyndeborough, NH. After high school he attended Daniel Webster College in Nashua, for Business, and graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. The following fall, Devin enrolled at Mount Ida College, Newton, MA, for Mortuary Science and graduated in 2015. In his spare time, Devin enjoys golfing, kayaking, target shooting and spending time with his wife Hannah, his family and his chocolate lab, Kona. Devin also serves as a Firefighter/EMT with the Lyndeborough Fire Department, something he has done since he was 15.

Melinda Blake

Melinda Blake
Administrative Assistant

Mindy joined the Cournoyer Funeral home in April of 2014 and enjoys being able help families during a difficult time. She is a veteran of the US Army having served at Ft. Devens, MA, Ft. Hood, TX and Camp Shelby, MS. During her service, she was a Cook, Office Assistant, and the Platoon’s .50 Cal Gunner. Mindy now lives in Harrisville, NH with her boyfriend and is the proud mom of 3 amazing boys, one who is serving in the US Marine Reserves. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family, watching football, especially the N.E. Patriots, going to car shows and spending time at the beaches in Maine.

Our team of assistants also include:

Dan Mathieu - Rindge
Dave Myer - Lyndeborough
Tom Horne - Rindge
Joe Cummings - Hancock
Michaela Griffin - Peterborough
Bruce Tranter - Winchendon

Cournoyer Funeral Home & Cremation Center
Phone: (603) 532-6484 | Fax: (603) 532-5725
PO Box 486 | 33 River Street, Jaffrey, NH  03452

Funeral Home Office Hours

Our personnel and facilities are immediately available 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
However, our office is only staffed during the following times or by special appointment.

Monday – Friday 9:00 AM -4:00 PM     |     Saturday, Sunday & Holidays Closed

Please contact us with any questions, comments, or inquiries, and we will reply as soon as possible.

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