Todd joins Beatty-Peterseim Funeral Home staff

The Beatty-Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona, Washington and Wayland is proud to announce the addition of Nicholas Todd.

Todd is a recent graduate from the University of Northern Iowa in December of 2017, with a Bachelor of Arts, Music in Performance Arts Management.

Following graduation he enrolled in the Des Moines Area Community College School of Mortuary Science in January 2018. The program offers a funeral home based curriculum. To be affiliated the student, funeral home and funeral directors must be approved by the school and provide an environment for the student to learn.

?We are excited to have Nicholas join our funeral home?, said Mark Beatty, Funeral Director and owner. ?Nick started helping at the funeral home during college and I saw potential for him to become a Funeral Director?.

Nicholas is a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church, Washington Municipal Band, student member of the Iowa Funeral Directors Association and National Funeral Directors Association.

He enjoys playing/performing music, Tuba Duo with Gary McCurdy, hunting, fishing, flee markets, auctions and antiques.