Charles D. Segal
Charles D. Segal was born in Long Island, New York October 31, 1962. Along with his family, he moved to South Florida when he was three years old. Charles is a graduate of Nova High School in Davie, Florida. He began working in the funeral service profession at the age of 16 as an attendant at Kraeer Funeral Home, Boca Raton, FL. In 1980 he attended the mortuary science program at Miami Dade Community College receiving his A.S. degree. While attending college he was employed at the Van Orsdel Mortuary in Miami. He received his national board certification from the Conference of Funeral Service Examining Board of the United States in 1982. He served his internship at Beth Israel Memorial Chapel in Delray Beach and in 1984 passed the state boards and was granted licensure in Funeral Directing and Embalming.
Charles has been serving as a funeral home owner and director in Tampa for over 26 years. He has an extensive background in the Jewish traditions of burial and mourning. In addition to his care of families during their time of need, he also speaks to all age groups concerning the upkeep of traditions and the challenges posed in today’s contemporary society. The Segal name has been relied upon for un-compromised care and support for families at their time of need.
Charles is a triathlete and marathon runner and has participated in many events to raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Parkinson’s Foundation, and MDA. He is an antique auto collector and enthusiast.