Meet our Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Our professional and caring staff makes "The Serenity Difference."
We are dedicated to excellence in service.

Our Valued Staff

  • Lehi  Rodriguez

    Lehi Rodriguez Owner and Funeral Counselor

    Lehi attended the EBC University in Mexico City, where he studied Accounting and Finance. After serving a 2 year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Lehi moved to Utah. He spent over 9 years in the Banking Industry working for First Security Bank, Jordan Credit Union and Zions Bank where he held several positions including Indirect Lending Manager, Commercial Loan Officer, Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager. He then joined the funeral industry working for SereniCare Funeral Home as Staff Manager, Larkin Mortuary as a Manager and Director of Community Relations and in 2015 became an owner of Serenity Funeral Homes. For many years he has worked overseeing the outreach and education to health care groups in the Salt Lake community. He has worked with home care and hospice groups to promote the quality and compassionate care at end-of-life. Lehi has helped hundreds of families to plan funeral services at the time of need with tenderness and compassion, understanding those sacred times. He is a licensed pre-need counselor and enjoys educating others on the importance of pre-planning. In 2012 he served as the President for the Utah Hospice & Palliative Care Organization (UHPCO) and was re-elected to serve a second term as the President in 2015. He has actively participated on the UHPCO Board of directors for many years. Lehi has served as an Adjunct Chaplain at Primary Children’s Medical Center, The Bradley Center Board of Directors, Advisory Board for Caring Connections at the University of Utah College of Nursing and as a member of the Executive Board of Directors for the Utah Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. He is married to Melissa Wilhelm and together they have 4 children.

  • Larry Lee Hansen

    Larry Lee Hansen Funeral Director and Owner

    Larry Lee Hansen has been a funeral director assisting families for over 25 years. Larry has been actively involved in the communities he has lived in, not only through the funeral service profession, but also through his involvement in Kiwanis, Chamber of Commerce, Hospice Board of Directors, Bikes for Kids, and various positions of service within his church. Larry and his wife Sheri have four children. Larry is currently working from and managing Serenity Funeral Home of Southern Utah.

  • Teresa  Mora

    Teresa Mora Funeral Counselor

    Teresa nacio en la Cd. De Mexico,estudio en la Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, obteniendo el Titulo de Licenciada en Psicologia y Mencion Honorifica por la calidad de su proyecto y disertacion publica. Actualmente su familia esta integrada por sus 4 hijos y 8 nietos, todos viven en el estado de Utah.

    Ha desempeñado diferentes actividades profesionales: Psicologa del DayCare de la Camara de Diputados, Directora del Centro de Desarrollo Comunitario del DIF, Cordinadora Tecnica de los Centros de Desarrollo Comunitario del DIF en el Distrito Federal, Consejera Vocacional y Maestra en la Preparatoria Benemerito de las Americas, en Mexico. Facilitadora de Grupos de Apoyo para Padres en Boy & Girs Club, Comunidades Unidas, la Casa del Pueblo y Parents Anonymous, Case Manager en el Programa de Prevencion de HIV con el Utah Health Department y Breast Cancer Program with Susan G. Komen, asi como Prevention Specialist en East High School in Salt lake City. Actualmente es Consejera para Familias con Serenity Funeral Home y Facilitadora del Grupo de Apoyo para personas en el proceso del Duelo , todo esto en el estado de Utah.

    Sus actividades profesionales siempre le han permitido estar cerca de su familia y servir a aquellos que estan en necesidad y actualmente no es la excepcion, pues con Serenity tiene la oportunidad de brindar apoyo a las familias en momentos muy dificiles. Teresa considera que su familia y las oportunidades profesionales que ha desempeñado han dejado un dulce impacto en su vida.

  • Beau  Warenski

    Beau Warenski Funeral Director

    Beau Warenski is the Funeral Director Manager at Serenity Funeral Home in Bluffdale. Beau joined the Serenity team in September of 2011. He has always been interested in a career in the Funeral Service Industry and has always had a desire to help families in their time of need. He has helped hundreds of families to make their loved one's Funeral the perfect tribute. Beau graduated from American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service in December 2016.

  • Caleb Cash

    Caleb Cash Funeral Director Apprentice

    Growing up, it has always been a goal of Caleb’s to join the funeral business. Having two uncles and a brother in the practice, he knew one day he would follow in their footsteps. Keeping that goal of his in mind, Caleb is currently attending American Academy Mccallister Institute so he can become a Funeral Director. Caleb first started working part time for Serenity Funeral Home in April 2014. Since then, he continued developing skills and accumulating experiences which has led to him becoming a part of the Serenity Funeral Home Family. Not only is Caleb eager to work under his apprenticeship, but he’s pleased to help assist families who are in need.

  • Jaren Jones

    Jaren Jones Funeral Director Apprentice

  • Kyle Heiner

    Kyle Heiner Support Staff

    Kyle joined the Serenity family in the fall of 2021 as the preneed/at-need funeral counselor. His day to day responsibilities include meeting with families to prepare the best service for their loved ones, attending funerals and supporting the staff and family during services, and reaching back out to families for follow ups. He graduated from Utah Valley University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science after serving a mission in Hawaii for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Kyle has been involved in his community with consulting with different election campaigns, coaching high school football for several years, and held different callings in his church which have guided him in preparation of meeting with families to help with the loss of loved ones. Kyle has a daughter, and enjoys playing the piano and organ, sporting events, and traveling.

  • Michelle Naylor

    Michelle Naylor Office Manager

    Michelle Joined the Serenity Funeral Home team the spring of 2021 as Office Manager. She has also been Serenity’s primary Floral Designer for the last 9 years. Michelle takes great pride in her floral work and makes sure each arrangement is of the highest quality. As her role of Office Manager, she takes special care in creating a safe, peaceful and inviting space for all the families that we serve. Being a proud mom to four beautiful children, compassion and attunement has become part of her nature.

  • Mark De St Aubin

    Mark De St Aubin LCSW, FT, Director of Community Education

  • Jesica Rodriguez

    Jesica Rodriguez Funeral Counselor

    Jesica loves helping families during the time of need. Her compassionate character and bilingual skills allows her to make families feel more comfortable during arrangements and during services. Jesica graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. She understands the difficulty of navigating grief and she is always ready to assist families where needed.

  • James Hutchinson

    James Hutchinson Support Staff

    Jim joined Serenity Funeral Home in November of 2011 as a transportation specialist and also as print production specialist. Has also gained experience as a funeral assistant doing viewings and funerals.

    Jim was born and raised in Utah. He served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Central California as a spanish speaking missionary. He spent most of his career as a printing specialist for a large insurance company. Jim has found working for Serenity is a fulfilling occupation. It is a compassionate work that comes with the benefit of helping families at this fragile moment in time. Serenity’s goal of helping people create beautiful funerals is one of the reasons Jim loves doing this.

  • Delwyn Roper

    Delwyn Roper Support Staff

    Delwyn Roper is a Utah native and was raised in the Provo/Orem area. He attended Orem High School and Brigham Young University and served an LDS mission in France. Following his schooling he became a licensed Journeyman plumber and worked for 35 years as a mechanical contractor. During that time he served on several boards and committees including the bid service and the apprenticeship training program. Delwyn and his wife, Becky, are the proud parents of 4 children and 8 grandchildren. Music, travel, watercolors, and golf are a few of his favorite pastimes. His leadership and collaborative experiences, both in his professional and church service have helped prepare him to be sensitive to the needs of those who have lost loved ones. Delwyn joined the Serenity family in the spring of 2012.

  • Elsie Langi

    Elsie Langi Support Staff

  • Valu Langi

    Valu Langi Support Staff

  • Feleti Fred Moimoi

    Feleti Fred Moimoi Support Staff