Our Staff

Scott Ahlgrim

Owner/Licensed Funeral Director & Embalmer

A fourth generation funeral director, Scott joined the family business as a Licensed Funeral Director upon graduation from Worsham College of Mortuary Science. He is Past President of the DuPage County Funeral Directors Association and has served on the Board of Directors of the Funeral Directors Service Association of Greater Chicago. Scott’s civic involvement includes the DuPage Funeral Directors Association, Funeral Directors Service Association of Greater Chicago, Illinois Funeral Directors Association, National Funeral Directors Association and the Order of the Golden Rule. Scott and his wife, Charity, are active members of Elmhurst’s St. Peter’s United Church of Christ and are active in several community service organizations. The couple has three children and three grandchildren.

Mark A. Graf

Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer

Mark received his degree from Worsham College of Mortuary Science, and also holds a degree in biology from the University of Arizona. He has been serving families throughout the Elmhurst community for over eighteen years. An active member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in St. Charles, Mark and his wife, Laura, have three children and one grandchild.

Robert G. Chapelle

Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer

Bob is a licensed funeral director and embalmer and the newest member of the Ahlgrim Funeral Home staff. He has been a licensed funeral director for over 35 years and has over 31 years of experience serving families in the Elmhurst community.  Says Bob, “I know family businesses offer much greater value to the families they serve, so it was important to me to continue to serve families at a funeral home that holds the same ethics and values as I do.  I am excited to be able to continue providing the same level of excellent service at Ahlgrim’s that the families I have served have come to expect.”  Bob grew up on the southwest side in Oak Lawn and attended St. Xavier College and continued his education, graduating from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 1983. He currently resides in Westchester and in his spare time, enjoys fishing and golfing.