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Cremation Society of Idaho in Boise, ID

Meet Our Staff

Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services

We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.

Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 208-322-3590 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.

Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.

Michael D. Bell

Michael D. Bell

Managing Partner

Michael was raised in the Hagerman Valley along the banks of the Snake River. Shortly after graduating from Buhl High School, he pursued a career in music that took him to Seattle where he lived for several years before returning to Idaho.

In 2001, Michael started an apprenticeship with a funeral home and began taking classes to achieve a degree in Mortuary Science, which he completed in 2004.

Since 2017, Michael has been the Managing Partner at Cremation Society of Idaho. He and his wife have four children and two grandchildren. 

Meg Chamberlain

Meg Chamberlain

Administrative Support

Born in Twin Falls, ID, Meg relocated to Boise in 1977. Graduating from Borah High School in 1981, she married her high school sweetheart in 1983. Meg, a proud mother of one incredible son and three beautiful grandchildren, devotes her weekends to family.

In 1994, Meg initiated her funeral service journey at a sister funeral home, concurrently venturing into a towing business with her husband. After an impressive 24 years, she joined Cremation Society in October 2017, enriching our companies with three decades of valuable experience.

Jenaca Voth

Jenaca Voth

Lead Funeral Director

Jenaca was born in Northern California and graduated from a private Catholic high school in 2009. She relocated to Boise, ID in May of 2020, and began her apprenticeship at Cremation Society in August of the same year. She completed mortuary school at the end of 2021 and became a licensed funeral director shortly after.

Jenaca has spent her free time book reviewing for publishing houses and independent authors since 2015. She loves event planning and decorating the funeral home with seasonal decorations. She enjoys spending time with her close friends, video games, roller skating, and crafting with her mom on the weekends. 

Melanie Grimmius

Melanie Grimmius

Funeral Director

Melanie was born and raised in Idaho and graduated from Mountain Home Senior High School in 2015. She began her funeral service career as an apprentice at Rost Funeral Home in Mountain Home, ID in 2021. Melanie moved to Boise, ID in the middle of 2023 with her twin sister and began working at Cremation Society shortly after.

Melanie spends her weekends visiting her parents and their two dogs at their family home in Mountain Home. She enjoys jumping on her parent’s trampoline at night, enjoying the stars and her favorite beverage. She loves scary movies, video games, going to see live music and is Nicolas Cage’s #1 fan. 

Brittney Sanchez

Funeral Director Apprentice

Brittney was raised a majority of her life right here in Idaho. She enjoys playing music and being with her family. She and her husband have two beautiful girls age 11 and 3.

 Brittney began her journey in the funeral industry in 2019. She is currently pursuing a degree in Mortuary Science.

Seth Nettleton

Seth Nettleton

Funeral Planning Professional

Seth was born and raised in Boise, Idaho. After graduation and completing his military obligation, he worked in the Treasure Valley for many years. Seth has worked in the funeral business for over twenty-four years. One family noted; Seth was professional, caring and expertise in preparing our mother’s funeral wishes. We are very grateful for the burden that was lifted and comforted that every detail is taken care of.

 Seth and his wife, Phyllis, enjoy traveling, grandchildren (21), family, friends, and the beautiful Treasure Valley. Nowhere else have we found a more peaceful valley rich with opportunities and resources like the treasure chest of home. They are loving life in the golden years.

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Cremation Society of Idaho
5541 Overland Rd
| Boise, ID 83705
Tel: 208-322-3590

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You are welcome to call us any time of the day, any day of the week, for immediate assistance. Or, visit our funeral home in person at your convenience.

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