Our Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.  We are pleased to introduce you to our family and staff.

Our Family and Staff

  • John M. Bobbitt

    John M. Bobbitt, Owner / 4th Generation

    John is the President of Bobbitt Memorial Chapel and an active member of our community. He has over 30 years of experience and is fully certified and licensed by the State of California. John is actively involved in all facets of the business and enjoys serving and helping families. His commitment to his staff and to customer service ensures that each family will be met by an experienced and caring professional.

    Please feel free to email john anytime with any questions or thoughts you may have at: john@bobbittchapel.com

  • Lisa  Bobbitt-Huff

    Lisa Bobbitt-Huff, Owner / 4th Generation

    Lisa is our Chief Financial Officer and a licensed Funeral Director for Bobbitt Memorial Chapel. She handles many facets of the business including the financial management, bookkeeping, human resources and the general day-to-day details.

    Lisa was born and raised in San Bernardino and currently lives in Highland with her husband and family. She is an active member of our community and a member of the Highland Chamber of Commerce.

  • Gary M. Bobbitt

    Gary M. Bobbitt, Owner / 3rd Generation

    Gary has been the owner and operator of Bobbitt Memorial Chapel for over 60 years and has been a integral part of the business throughout his entire life and continues to work for the future development of the business. Gary’s vision has expanded the business from a single mortuary building to a funeral business that includes a crematory and cemetery.

    Gary is a lifetime resident of San Bernardino having graduated from San Bernardino High School and continues to work to improve our community. He is an active member of Arrowhead Country Club.

  • Bruce E. Ewing

    Bruce E. Ewing, Operations Manager & Funeral Director

    Bruce is dedicated to this community which is felt by his staff and the families he serves. His responsibilities range from the day to day operations, to meeting with families and directing funerals. Bruce has over 35 years of experience as a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer, however his true asset is that he genuinely cares for people which makes him the best at what he does.

    A resident of Highland, Bruce is also active within his church and community. He is married with three grown children and one granddaughter.

    Please feel free to email Bruce anytime with any questions or thoughts you may have at: bruce@bobbittchapel.com

  • Catherine Soto

    Catherine Soto, Funeral Arranger

    Originally from England, Catherine has been with Bobbitt Memorial Chapel since 2003. Catherine is committed to assisting families in a pressure free environment. Since her start with Bobbitt Chapel she has helped hundreds of families create the perfect funeral or memorial service. Catherine is well known amongst our community and provides vision and direction to the company.

    Catherine serves on the Board of Directors of Redlands Footlighters Community Theater. She loves to act and sing. She lives in Redlands with her husband and children.

  • Lisa Smith

    Lisa Smith, Administrative Assistant