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Gary Panoch and his wife Christine have lived in Boca Raton for over three decades with their four sons; Kendrick, Caleb, Landon and Lucas. Gary, Christine, and their children are involved in the Boca Raton community through their churches, home school community, 4 Kids of South Florida, YMCA, youth sports, Rotary, and other local organizations.
Gary has been in funeral services for over 30 years. He attended school in Miami for Funeral Services after receiving a Bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of South Florida, Tampa, FL. Before opening Gary Panoch Funeral Home in 2004, Gary worked for T.M. Ralph Plantation Funeral Home in nearby Plantation. In 1996, he volunteered at the Miami-
Dade Medical Examiner's facility to help with the Value Jet crash of Flight 592 in the Everglades.
Christine received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from S.U.N.Y. Geneseo, in New York, and worked as the Regional Manager for Liberty Travel before helping Gary with their family-owned business. Christine is active in the local homeschool community, President of the MECE School Board and is currently enrolled, pursuing her Master's and Doctorate Degrees in Psychology at UCF.
Caleb, Landon and Lucas Panoch are part-time funeral assistants. Caleb is enrolled full
time at FAU and is working towards his Master's Degree in Computer Engineering. Landon is in Highschool, enrolled part-time at FAU and plays on the Team Boca travel soccer team. Kendrick Panoch, our former part-time assistant, is enrolled at the University of Florida in the doctorate program for Pharmacy.
Chris Zebart is a graduate of St. Pope John Paul II High School in Boca Raton, FL. He is a fleet manager /funeral assistant and is currently pursuing his Funeral Director's License at St. Petersburg College.
Additional Information: GaryPanoch Funeral Home in Boca Raton is the only family owned and operated Boca Raton Funeral Home. Although other local funeral homes were once also family owned, they have all been sold, and are operated by large corporations/investors even though they have kept the original names. Through honest pricing and personalized service, Gary Panoch Funeral Home has become the fastest growing Boca Raton Funeral Home.