About Us

Our Valued Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Josh Fossum
Manger/Funeral Director
Josh has been a licensed mortician in Minnesota since 2000. He graduated from the University of Minnesota Mortuary Science Program in 2000. Josh spent his last 20 years as a funeral director, 10 of them in the Minneapolis/St Paul area and...
Joe Hedquist
Funeral Director
Joe has been a licensed mortician since 2018. He graduated from the University of Minnesota Mortuary Science Program in 2017. He spent 2 years working in St. Paul before joining Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home in August of 2019. Joe and his w...
Dominic Krezowski
Funeral Director
Dominic has been a licensed mortician in Minnesota and Iowa since 2016. He graduated from the University of Minnesota Mortuary Science Program in 2015. Dominic has worked in St. Paul and Blue Earth, Winnebago, and Truman, MN before leavin...
Beth Tuberty
Office Manager
Beth has been with Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home since January of 2019 beginning as a visitation attendant and joining the team full time in March of 2020. Beth is a familiar face in the community being born and raised in the Albert Lea ar...
Al Harris
Funeral Assistant
Al has been with Bayview/Funeral Home since June of 2012. He is a funeral assistant, the building maintenance person and groundskeeper. Al was born and raised in Albert Lea. After graduating from Albert Lea he attended Mankato State Univ...
Angie Drescher
Funeral Assistant
Angie has been with Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home since July of 2014. She is a funeral assistant and the ultimate housekeeper for our facility. Angie grew up in Hollandale and has been a lifetime resident of the area. Angie was an organi...
Jenny Fitzlaff
Visitation Attendant
Jenny joined Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home in March of 2021 as the visitation attendant and service assistant. Jenny is a lifelong resident of Albert Lea. She has been employed with Produce State Bank for 28 years. Jenny and her husband...