Meet Our Staff

Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services.

We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.

Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 925-757-4500 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.

Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.


Joy Jordon-Leaver

Joy Jordon-Leaver

Family Service Counselor

Joy was born and raised in Antioch, California. She worked for a local major manufacturing company for over 17 years in customer service, finance and workers compensation. Joy was a teacher to second and third graders at Antioch Christian Tutorial School before working for seven years in banking and loan processing. Joy has found her true home as part of Oak View Memorial Park in 2007 and works as a Family Service Counselor assisting our families in all aspects at the cemetery. She attends Cornerstone Christian Center and is a devoted mother of Roy and Rachelle and loving grandmother to Teelin, Kaleb and Eva.

Email: joy.jordon@carriageservices.com


Dianne Crotty

Dianne Crotty

Office Manager

Diane was born in Canada and raised in Mideast Minnesota. She graduated Red Wing High school in 1966. In 1970, she relocated to the Bay Area of California, where she worked in the Banking Industry for 13 years. In 1998, she joined Oak View Memorial Park as the Office Manager. She is very active at Moose Lodge and Elks Lodge in Pittsburg. She currently resides in Pittsburg and enjoys bowling and watching sports.

Email: dianne.crotty@carriageservices.com


Socorro Duenas

Socorro Duenas

Office Manager

Socorro was born in Los Angeles, California and raised in Pittsburg, California. She worked in retail for 7 years before entering the funeral industry in 1999. Socorro resides in Pittsburg with her husband and family. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Socorro joined Oak View Memorial Park in March of 2016 as the Office Coordinator.

Email: socorro.duenas@carriageservices.com


Jose  Hernandez

Jose Hernandez

Grounds Superintendent

Jose was born and raised in Me Cha a Can, Mexico. He moved with his family to Brentwood, California in 1978. Jose worked in landscaping for 12 years before becoming a flooring specialist for 16 years. He joined Oak View Memorial Park in 2007 and assists in all irrigation development and daily maintenance within the park. He currently lives in Oakley with his wife Mirabel and is a proud father to his two daughters, Maria Esperanza and Marielena, and son, Alejandro.

Joel Cornejo

Joel Cornejo

Ground Maintenance

Joel was born and raised in Villa Jimenez, Mexico. He moved to Antioch in 1992 and worked in irrigation before joining Oak View Memorial Park in 1998. Joel has been dedicated to the maintenance of the cemetery for over ten years and assists in all aspects of park improvements. He is the proud father of Joel Jr. and Vanessa and currently resides in Oakley.

Lonnie Harding

Lonnie Harding

Ground Maintenance

Lonnie was born and raised in Stockton, California. In 1977, he relocated to Antioch, where he worked at the Big Brick Marina for two years. In 1979, Lonnie began his career with Oak View, where he has been dedicated to maintaining the grounds of the cemetery for over 30 years. Lonnie is an avid fisherman on the Delta and still currently resides in Antioch.

Donald Brager

Donald Brager

Crematory Manager



Joe Stone

Joe Stone

Crematory Assistant



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