Our Team

Life Remembered is led by an experienced and professional leadership team. With a goal of providing world-class service, our team is focused on customer satisfaction and constant improvement.

Jude Abraham

Jude Abraham

President & CEO

Jude leads Life Remembered as President & CEO. Previously, he oversaw the financial operations at Life Remembered (formerly CMS East) and played a pivotal role in many strategic initiatives across the company. As CEO, Jude directs the daily operations of the company while empowering the leadership team to focus on digital transformation, professional development, and the investment in our memorial parks.

Jude attained an undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh and his MBA from Robert Morris University. He was also a member of the U.S. Army Reserves. Prior to joining Life Remembered, Jude had a diverse career trajectory. He has led teams in Fortune 500 companies, start-up businesses, and public sector institutions. His diverse background offers cross functional leadership in operations, facilities, negotiations, financial reporting, and M&A.

Jude lives in North Huntingdon with his wife, Kelly, and son, Nathan.

E-Mail: jabraham@liferemembered.com

Cash Kalina

Cash Kalina

Director of Innovation

Cash leads Life Remembered’s technology & marketing departments. He has taken the lead role in formulating and executing the company's digital transformation as well as ensuring that Life Remembered is an innovative, customer-centric company.

Prior to joining Life Remembered, Cash worked as the Director of Operations for Tucker Auto-Mation, an international automatic door manufacturer where he led technology and manufacturing operations. In addition to manufacturing, Cash has worked in other industries including IT, marketing, and food service. Cash has also served on many Boards throughout his career and currently serves on the Board of Directors of a $18 million credit union as well as Chairman of a local drug awareness non-profit.

E-Mail: ckalina@liferemembered.com

Lauren Osborne

Lauren Osborne

Director of People Operations

Lauren, a recent addition to the team, leads our Human Resources department while also proactively improving processes and procedures across the company. Additionally, she supports the company’s vision of innovation through a perfect pairing of people and technology.

Prior to her role at Life Remembered, Lauren worked in the insurance management, food management, manufacturing, and software industries. She attended community college as well as the Indiana University of Pennsylvania and holds her Associate’s Degree in Accounting.

Lauren lives in North Huntingdon, PA with her husband, Timothy, and their six children.

E-Mail: losborne@liferemembered.com

Linda Fedel

Linda Fedel, CPA

Director of Finance & Accounting

Linda recently joined the Life Remembered team as our Director of Finance & Accounting. In her role, Linda is responsible for the forecasting, reporting, and daily financial operations of the company. With 20+ years of public accounting experience, she plans on streamlining the company’s financial reporting and compliance processes.

Prior to Life Remembered, Linda worked in public accounting for 22 years at two firms, Henry Rossi & Co., LLP and Trosch & Co., LLP. Before that, she worked for the Allegheny County Controller’s Office for several years in their audit division. Linda earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Robert Morris College and has held her Certified Public Accountant license since 1999.

Linda lives in Plum Borough, PA with her husband, Bill, son, Thomas, and dog, JD.

E-Mail: lfedel@liferemembered.com

Pamela McKern

Controller

Pam serves as the Controller of Life Remembered. In her role, Pam is responsible for the day-to-day management of the accounting department. She supports the management team with the company’s digital transformation and is focusing on updating processes and systems in the corporate office.

Pam received her Bachelor’s degree in accounting from Edinboro University. Prior to joining Life Remembered, Pam worked for 22 years at CMS Mid-Atlantic, a cemetery management company operating in New Jersey and New York. She has previous experience in the investment and banking industry. Pam has served on the Board of Trustees for her church, has been involved with Scouting, and is currently the Troop Coordinator for an American Heritage Girls Troop.

Pam lives in Allison Park, PA with her husband and their four children.

E-Mail: pmckern@liferemembered.com

Ray Wilson

Director of Maintenance

Ray has been a member of the Life Remembered family for over 28 years. Originally, he started as the Maintenance Foreman at Zanesville Memorial Park. Years later, Ray was promoted to the Assistance Director of Maintenance. He served in that position until being offered the Director of Maintenance position in 2018. In his position, Ray oversees all maintenance operations across the entire Life Remembered organization.

E-Mail: rwilson@liferemembered.com