Chad truly believes that working in the funeral industry is a calling for which he is grateful for. He is calm around those dealing with grief and it is very important to him that his family is dedicated to serving the needs of other families in this community in their time of sorrow. Chad is Faith and Ralph Zentner’s eldest son and has grown up in the funeral industry and he has a natural and creative ability to personalize a family’s funeral and feels that the focus on the details of our loved ones life and legacy are extremely important.
Prior to working in the funeral industry, Chad completed his journeyman’s certificate in welding and worked in the trade for 8 years. He likes to tinker in the welding trade building small projects and decorative artwork to keep his love of the welding active.
The loss of one of Chad’s best friends at the age of 21 brought him back to the funeral industry. Chad spoke the eulogy and carried the casket as a pallbearer. He said “I felt an emotional turmoil that I know would one day bring me back to the funeral industry”.
Wakeboarding, golf, soccer and baseball are some of his favorite sports and he keeps an active physical lifestyle by training at the gym and staying fit.
Chad’s newest interest in life is spending time with his girls. On June 21, 2013 his daughter Rowynn was born and together with his partner Sarah, they share the joy of raising and building their family along with their faithful companion, Jet.