Our staff is comprised of dedicated and licensed professionals with the experience to answer all your questions regarding our services. Please feel free to contact any of our staff members at any time.
Gregory A. Vaitl
Owner, Supervisor and Funeral Director
Gregory A. Vaitl grew up and resides in Lebanon County. He is a 1996 graduate of Lebanon High School and a graduate of Northampton Community College where he earned an Associates Degree in Applied Science of Funeral Service. He was awarded the Pennsylvania Funeral Director Student of the Year in 2007. Greg received his funeral director license in 2008. He is the owner and supervisor of Christman's Funeral Home, Inc. Greg is excited about his role at the funeral home and is eager to serve families with The Perfect Farewell. He is married to Alyssa Vaitl and has three daughters, Olivia, Addison and Scarlett. Greg is a member of Zion's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lebanon, Myerstown-Elco Rotary Club, Kiwanis Club of Lebanon and on the Board of CompeerCorps.
Ashtin was born and raised in Carbon County, PA where she graduated from Panther Valley Senior High School in 2011. After being a professional dog groomer for eight years, she decided to further her education at Northampton Community College. In 2021 Ashtin received her Associates Degree in Applied Science with a concentration in Funeral Service. She began her internship in July of 2021 and will be a licensed funeral director at Christman's Funeral Home before the end of this year. She looks forward to serving the community by providing care and comfort to all those in need. Ashtin resides in Lebanon County with her two sons, Grayson and Griffin, along with her dog and cat. She likes to go swimming with her boys and spending free time with family and friends.
David Shollenberger is a recently retired professional who lives with his wife Karen in Womelsdorf. From personal experiences he understands the significance of losing a loved one. Dave is honored to be of service to you, your family and your friends.
Eric B. Filler, Sr.
Eric B. Filler, Sr. grew up in Lebanon and is a 1983 graduate of Cedar Crest High School. Eric has 3 children, 3 grandchildren and married to his wife Jennifer. Eric is honored to be a part of the Christman's team. He looks forward to serving you.
Kelly Ortiz grew up in Lebanon and is a 2005 graduate of Lebanon High School. She is a US Navy Veteran and joined Christman's Funeral Home in 2013. Kelly and her husband, Abraham, have 2 daughters, Myalani and Khalia. She is an active member of Iglesia Nuevo Nacimiento. After experiencing her own loss in family she felt devoted to helping other families.