Our Staff

Richard D. Lacerenza- Son of our founder Anthony D. Lacerenza, Richard was President and Funeral Director of Lacerenza Funeral Home from 1949- 2016. He set the standard in funeral care in the greater Stamford area for over 65 years. Richard passed away March 2, 2015.







Jerry Macari, Jr.- Jerry is the fourth generation of our family to serve “Lacerenza’s”. He is the President and Senior Director at Lacerenza’s, with ten years’ experience serving Stamford area families. Jerry graduated from Westhill High School and Lincoln College of New England where he obtained a degree in Mortuary Science. He is a member of the CFDA, and NFDA and  is involved in various community organizations. He lives in Stamford with his wife, the former Amy Serricchio and their three children.



Support Staff :

Toni Lacerenza- Toni has been a licensed funeral director at Lacerenza’s for over twenty years. She is the daughter of Richard, our past-president and served under him from 1998 continuing till the present. She handles all facets of funeral care, and is our  pre-arrangement specialist.

Jerry Macari, Sr.- Jerry is an apprentice funeral director at Lacerenza’s having served the past 18 years under father-in-law Richard, and continuing till today. Jerry manages wakes and visitation services, serves as a funeral director and assistant embalmer to his son Jerry Jr.

Frank Intrieri- Frank is a longtime family associate and staff member who has served wakes, memorial services and funerals at Lacerenza’s for over 15 years.

Brian McDermott- Brian is a long-time local industry veteran who has worked in cemetery operations, as well as a funeral staff member at Lacerenza’s for over 5 years.

Lenny Macari- Lenny is a family member and funeral staff member serving wakes, funerals and other facilities operations.

Biagio Fusaro- Biagio has longed supported the Lacerenza family and its facilities operations for over thirty years. He can be seen supervising grounds, facilities and parking operations in and around the Eight Schuyler Avenue facilities.