Our Staff

Anthony L. Perito- Our owner and operator is a licensed  funeral director in New York State. Anthony earned his degree in funeral service in 1983 and had worked for many funeral homes in the New York City area. In 1997 Anthony and his family moved to the Catskills and quickly became enamored with the community. Anthony is a member of the Woodbourne Fire Department, Sullivan County Volunteer Firefighters Association, Treasurer of the Sullivan County Head Start, New York State Funeral Director's Association and many others. One can often find Anthony at the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Woodbourne and at Car Shows in the summer. Anthony is proud to be part of the Catskill-Hudson community.

Antonio "Tony" Perito- Funeral Director and Memorialist. Tony is the son of Anthony Perito and grew up in Sullivan County. Tony has earned his Bachelors in History from SUNY Oswego and his mortuary science degree and funeral director's license from American Academy - McAllister Institute. He is the 2017-18 Treasurer of the Livingston Manor Rotary and member of the Father Cronin Council of the Knights of Columbus, Parishioner at Saint Aloysius, Certified funeral celebrant, Certified memorialist and a NYS notary public . He resides in the Colonial-Bryant Funeral Home Livingston Manor location. Tony is proud to be part of his family business and just as proud to be serving his community.

Jacqueline Perito- Office Manager. Jackie is the daughter of Anthony Perito and grew up in Sullivan County. Jackie went to school for business marketing and has attended Hofstra University, Brookes Institute of Santa Barbara and SUNY Orange. Jackie is a member of the Sullivan County Renaissance and the Woodbourne Action Committee. Jackie is happy to be serving the community she grew up in. 

Karen Perrello- Funeral Director. Karen is a native of Sullivan County, attended Fallsburg Central School District (Class of 2004), Earned her Associates in Social Sciences from SUNY Orange, Her Bachelors in Criminal Justice from Mercy College and her degree in Funeral Service in 2010. Karen has been playing in the Sullivan County Women's Softball league for seven years. She is also a member of the New York State Funeral Director's Association. Karen is always glad to be providing compassion and guidance to our families.

Linda Alonso- Funeral Director. Linda is a Sullivan County native, grew up and lives in Monticello, NY. Linda has her Bachelors in Behavioral Science and had earned her Funeral Director's License in 2006 at American Academy McAllister Institute. Linda is especially helpful in helping with the Spanish-speaking community that we serve. Linda loves her home and is always glad to bring a helping hand.

Herbert C. Bryant- Funeral Director. Herb is a Sullivan County native and is the past proprietor of Herbert C. Bryant Funeral Home, which is now the Livingston Manor’s Colonial-Bryant Funeral Home. Herb is an active member of the local, state and national Free and Accepted Masons and the Order of the Eastern Star. Herb has since become semi-retired but is happy to help families who know him from years ago.

Lloyd Heller- Funeral Director. Lloyd is has served the Sullivan County community as a funeral director for over 40 years. He had worked with Tom Warren at the Ramsay locations before the purchase of them by Anthony and his family. Lloyd now continues his funeral career working in all five of the Colonial locations. 

Robert Lyons- Funeral Director. Bob is a Sullivan County native, living in Liberty his entire life. He is a full time correctional officer and a part-time funeral director. He is a member of the Liberty Masons and Elks. Bob is honored to serve in the community that raised him and his family.