Licensed Staff



D. Stacy Lewis, Owner/Licensed Funeral Director
Email: splewis@machlink.com
Toll Free Phone:  1-866-263-8112
Office Phone:  1-563-263-8112
Fax: 1-563-263-4001


D. Stacy Lewis is the current owner of the Lewis Homes for Funeral and Cremation Services.  He is a third generation funeral director, the descendent of Victor and Grace Stacy and Warren and Connie Lewis who were owners of the Stacy-Lewis Funeral Home of Columbus Junction.  He graduated from Columbus Community High School in 1969, Upper Iowa University with a Bachelor of Arts in French and a Bachelor of Science in Mortuary Science and minor in Chemistry, and Indiana College of Mortuary Science with an Associates Degree in Mortuary Science.  Stacy is a member of the Muscatine Rotary Club, BPO Elks Lodge 304, Moose Lodge, City of Muscatine Airport Commission, the Muscatine Chamber of Commerce and attends Calvary Baptist Church.   Stacy is actively involved in the IFDA, having held many positions such as past president and serving with the Insurance Commissioner reviewing funeral services, insurance and trust codes 523A and E.  He is also active in the NFDA previously serving on the NFDA Policy Board and member and past chairman of the Pursuit of Excellence Committee.  In his free time he enjoys flying his Cessna Stationair TU206 airplane, scuba diving in the Bahamas, skiing, biking and hiking in Colorado and spending time with his family.


Eric Snyder, Licensed Funeral Director
Email: lewisfuneral@iowatelecom.net
Toll Free Phone:  1-866-263-8112
Office Phone:  1-319-629-5118
Fax: 1-319-629-4918

Eric grew up in New London, Iowa, the son of Dennis "Abe" and Iva Snyder.  He attended the University of Iowa and then transferred to Southern Illinois University to pursue his education in Mortuary Science.  After becoming a licensed funeral director in 1992, Eric moved to Lone Tree where he was employed at the Sorden Funeral Homes in Lone Tree and Riverside.  In 1993, he became a partner in the funeral home.  Following the retirement of his partner, Tom Sorden in 2000, Eric sold his part of the funeral home to D. Stacy Lewis.  Eric currently manages all of the Lewis Homes for Funeral and Cremation Services in Muscatine, Columbus Junction, Lone Tree and Riverside.

Eric currently lives in Riverside with his wife, Kim and has two children, Officer Sean Snyder and Chanda Snyder.  When living in Lone Tree, Eric was very involved with the community.  He was a 10 year member of the Lone Tree Fire and Rescue and the Lone Tree Lions Club.  Eric is currently the President and founding member of Iowa Wildlife United.  When there is time away from work, he enjoys spending time with his family, fishing and hunting.


Kirsten Hogan, Licensed Funeral Director
Email: KHogan@lewisfuneralhomes.com
Toll Free Phone:  1-866-263-8112
Office Phone:  1-563-263-8112
Fax: 1-563-263-4001

Kirsten Hogan grew up in Muscatine, Iowa the daughter of Raymond "Pete" Ribbink and the late Beverly (Heuer) Ribbink.  She is a graduate of Muscatine High School Class of 2003, Muscatine Community College and Arapahoe Community College, where she received her degree in Mortuary Science.  Kirsten began her career with the Lewis Homes for Funeral and Cremation Services in June of 2002.  She currently resides in Muscatine with her husband, Kory, daughter, McKenna and son, Maverick.  She is a member of the Muscatine Moose Lodge, Happy Time Preschool board and attends Hillcrest Baptist Church.  When not at work, she enjoys bowling, playing volleyball and softball, reading, and spending time with her family.


Brian Hurlbut, Licensed Funeral Director
Email: BHurlbut@lewisfuneralhomes.com
Toll Free Phone:  1-866-263-8112
Office Phone:  1-563-263-8112
Fax: 1-563-263-4001

Brian grew up in Marion, Iowa, the son of Richard “Rick” and Mary (Hoffman) Hurlbut.  He was a graduate of Linn-Mar High School class of 2009 in Marion, Iowa , then studied two years at Kirkwood Community College and received his Associate of Science Degree.  He went on to attend Upper Iowa University in the Mortuary Science program from where he was sent to Mid-America College of Funeral Services during his final year, graduating in 2013.  He received his Bachelors of Mortuary Science Degree from both Mid-America College and Upper Iowa University.  He later served his internship for the state of Iowa at the Lewis Homes for Funeral and Cremation Services and received his license in November of 2014.  He enjoys serving the people of Muscatine, Columbus Junction, Lone Tree, and Riverside.

Brian now lives in Muscatine, Iowa.



Whitney Hollenbaugh, Licensed Funeral Director
Email: WHollenbaugh@lewisfuneralhomes.com
Toll Free Phone:  1-866-263-8112
Office Phone:  1-563-263-8112
Fax: 1-563-263-4001

Whitney Hollenbaugh grew up in Wapello, Iowa the daughter of Roger and Debbie Huddle. She is a graduate of Wapello High School and received her degree in Mortuary Science from Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg, Illinois.  She continued her education at the University of Iowa where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Liberal Arts with a major in Psychology.  Whitney has been a funeral director for 14 years.  She is a licensed funeral director and embalmer in the State of Iowa and the State of Illinois.  She currently sits on the advisory board for Carl Sandburg College Mortuary Science Program.  Whitney and her husband Tony have two boys, Cal and Pete.  Outside of work Whitney enjoys shopping, scrapbooking, spending time with her family and being involved with her children's activities.