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 208-344-4441 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.
Funeral Director / Managing Partner
Dorn started his career in funeral service on October 1, 1979 at Relyea Funeral Chapel. He worked for Mr. Russell A. Relyea, the founder of the business. In early 1982, Dorn was approached by Mr. Relyea about purchasing the funeral home. On October 1, 1982, Dorn and his father-in-law, Mr. G. Conway Grant, purchased the business from the Relyea family. Upon Conway's retirement in 1991, Dorn purchased his 1/2 interest, becoming the sole owner of the funeral home. Dorn is the Managing Partner of Relyea Funeral Chapel and recently celebrated 38 years with the funeral home in October 2017.
Dorn has been married to Holley (Grant) Rademacher for 38 years. He has four children and eleven grandchildren at present. His hobbies include skiing, boating, golfing, and spending quality time with family.
Charlie started his career at the Relyea Funeral Chapel in the fall of 2005. He is married and has three daughters and a son. Charlie serves as a member of the Idaho Funeral Service Association and is actively involved with his local church.
Charlie enjoys hiking, fishing, camping, and reading.
Funeral Planning Advisor
Derk started at Relyea Funeral Chapel in 1993 as a pre-planning advisor, helping families their desired arrangements ahead of their time of need.
Derk is a native Idahoan. He was born in Burley, was raised in Cambridge, and is now living in Melba. His parents are Lynn and Jeanne Heiner of Melba, Idaho.
Derk married Lisa L. Lenz in 1985. They have five children and seven grandchildren.
Derk's hobbies and interests are his family, waterskiing, basketball, horseback riding and training horses.
Administrative Assistant / Ambassador
Erin joined the Relyea family
as an administrative assistant and ambassador in 2021 after working in event planning and coordination. She
is deeply passionate about serving and uplifting others, and is active in her
local church. Erin loves spending time with her fiancé and children, singing
and playing music, and enjoying nature in the beautiful Boise foothills.
Funeral Director Intern
has been a part of the Funeral profession since 2008. She has a passion for
helping others especially during times of grief and loss. She is married with 3
daughters and 3 dogs who keep her very busy.
her free time, she enjoys traveling with family, cycling and painting.