Gary has more than 30 years experience as a licensed funeral director and embalmer, serving in all phases of funeral service. He joined Funeral Alternatives in 2013 and manages our Centralia office.  Gary served in the U.S. Army from 1986 to 1994 after Operation Desert Shield and Storm, where he served as a Chaplain’s Assistant  in Germany as part of the support forces. He has a bachelor’s degrees in theology, and is active in St. James Anglican Church in Olympia. He serves his community as a member of Chehalis/Centralia Kiwanis, Centralia American Legion Post #17, VFW Post 2200 in Centralia, and Chehalis Lodge #28 F&AM Masons.  Gary and his wife, Linda, have two adult children and five grandchildren.

Gary Graveline

Gary Graveline