Sherri Collins-Witzke, CFSP
Sherri Collins-Witzke resides in Howard County with her husband, Gus. Sherri moved to the area in 1969. After graduating from Catonsville Community College, Cum Laude, in 1995, she has been managing our family owned funeral home as a third generation licensed mortician. She is a licensed Certified Funeral Service Practitioner, completing extensive training in the funeral industry. Her daughter, Samantha Flanagan, has recently received her mortician’s license and is a practicing fourth generation mortician at the funeral home.
Sherri is active in the Maryland State Funeral Directors Association (MSFDA), serving three terms on their Board of Directors, and is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA), the MSFDA Disaster Response Team, and has served on the steering committee for Gilchrist Hospice Services Taste of Howard County for over 10 years. She is a graduate of Leadership Howard County, class of 2007.
As a volunteer, she has spoken at UR Responsible and at Positive Alternatives to Dangerous and Destructive Decisions (PADDD), helping to educate teens and adults who are at risk on our roadways. Sherri is a board member for Blossoms of Hope, raising funds and awareness for local charities, including the Claudia Mayer/Tina Broccolino Cancer Resource Center in Howard County. They also work to beautify the county by planting trees in memory of, or in honor of, your loved one.
If you have an event or group that would like information about funeral planning, please let us know and we will gladly arrange for a funeral director, at no charge, to assist you and your program.