Our Excellent Staff

Families in Northern Virgina have grown to expect excellence from Money & King Funeral Home… an excellence reflected in the broad range of services that we offer. These include all-important preneed planning, helping you at the time of need, providing information about the many service options available, including traditional funerals, cremation, memorial services, gatherings, graveside services and military services.

We go above and beyond to insure that the life you are honoring is as personal and memorable as the individuals themselves.

If at any time you have any questions about the services that Money & King Funeral Home provides please let any one of our licensed funeral directors be of assistance to you.

Our professional staff will assist you in completing all the arrangements of a funeral service in keeping with your own traditions and financial means.

Robert W. Carmical

Owner/General Manager

Robert Carmical is the Owner and General Manager of Money & King Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Vienna, Virginia. With over three decades of experience, Robert is deeply committed to providing exceptional care and support to families during their most challenging times. He leads with a focus on respect, kindness, and a genuine desire to meet the needs and expectations of every family. Robert joined Money & King in 1994 and has since become an integral part of the Northern Virginia community. He actively engages with various organizations and community members to better understand their needs and offer assistance. As the owner, he ensures his presence every day, making certain that families receive the utmost attention and compassion. In his personal life, Robert shares his journey with his wife, Donnia, who is also a co-owner of the funeral home. They form a dedicated team, supported by their two Jack Russell Terriers, Cash and June. Together, they provide warmth and support to the staff and families they serve. With his extensive experience, unwavering dedication, and compassionate approach, Robert Carmical is a respected leader at Money & King Funeral Home and Cremation Services. His commitment to treating families with respect and kindness ensures that each individual receives exceptional care during their time of need.
Robert Carmical

Gary Downer

Funeral Director/Manager

Gary Downer has been a dedicated Funeral Director at Money and King Funeral Home since 1997. With over two decades of experience, Gary deeply appreciates the stories and lives of the community he serves. He values strong relationships with local places of worship and actively participates in community development. With a keen eye for detail, Gary ensures personalized funeral services for each family. Outside of work, he cherishes his role as a father and grandfather. Gary’s commitment to personalized service and genuine care makes him an invaluable member of the Money and King Funeral Home team.
Gary Downer

Don McDonald

Funeral Director

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Don loves serving & meeting the families needs at a very difficult time for them Don is a Lifelong resident of Alexandria, Va. Don is a 1974 graduate of Groveton High School, Alexandria, Va. He is also a 1978 graduate of John Tyler Community College, Chester, Va with AAS degree in Mortuary Science Don has been a Licensed Funeral Director & Embalmer since 1978 He is an avid sports fan of the Washington Football Team and Washington Nationals
Don McDonald

Bob Gallagher

Funeral Director

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Bob has had the unique experience of burying the politically connected people for 30 years since 1993. From congressional, senatorial and foreign heads of states. He lives in Chantilly, Virginia. Born and Educated in Lynn, MA Moved to Virginia in 1993, he is a past president of the Northern Virginia Funeral Directors Association. Past President of the Virginia Funeral Directors Association. Bob is a graduate of Lynn Classical High School, attended college but did not finish a degree. He entered The New England Institute of Applied Arts and Sciences, graduating in 1986. Bob is one of 10 children. His parents had 5 boys and 5 girls. He loves to read, travel, have dinners with friends, and a good bottle of wine.

Eric P. Hollandsworth

Funeral Director/Embalmer

Eric has provided compassionate service to families in their time of need for nearly four decades. Originally from Virginia Beach, VA, he attended Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service in Atlanta, GA. Eric served his apprenticeship at H. D. Oliver Funeral Apartments in Virginia Beach from 1984 to 1986 and was licensed as a Funeral Director/Embalmer in 1988. He joined Money and King Funeral Home in 1998. Being a longtime resident of Northern Virginia, Eric possesses extensive knowledge of the DMV area, allowing him to provide personalized and tailored assistance to each family he serves. Outside of work, Eric enjoys spending time with his wife and their son.
Eric Hollandsworth

Magan Francis

Funeral Director/Embalmer

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Magan empowers families through the grief process rather than fearing by powdering mom’s nose or clipping dad’s eyebrows. Magan loves donating chicken eggs to Catholic Charities, donating to the thermal shelter- Front Royal,Va, and Volunteering for competitive cheer events Magans strengths include extensive training in restorative art and continued studies and technique research, the ability to listen and adapt to change such as a quick alteration to fire engine red lipstick from a nude natural lip, And the ability to restore facial features that have been distorted by natural or accidental causes. Magan is a Funeral Director by day, and a competitive cheer team mom by night. She embraces her spare time with her chickens and pigs on the farm.
Magan Francis

Cachet N. Hammond

Funeral Director

Brian Hill

Funeral Assistant

Brian Hill has been a compassionate Funeral Assistant at Money & King Funeral Home since 2015. With attention to detail, he ensures families feel comforted and supported. Brian’s degree in communication enables him to excel in providing heartfelt and empathetic care. He takes pride in leaving a positive first impression and representing the firm with honor. In the Vienna community, Brian values its small-town charm and works closely with local churches and organizations. He actively collaborates to ensure families receive unwavering care and support. During his free time, Brian explores new restaurants, follows DC Sports, and cherishes adventures with friends and family. His dedication, effective communication, and commitment make him invaluable to the Money & King Funeral Home team.
Brian Hill

Sara Offensend

Funeral Directing/Embalming Intern

Sara Offensend is a Funeral Directing and Embalming Intern at Money and King Funeral Home. With a background in retail management and a passion for aesthetics, Sara brings a unique perspective to her role. Her dedication to providing compassionate support and attention to detail ensures that families receive the utmost care during their difficult times. Sara holds a BA in Art History from Bates College and a BMS from the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. In her personal life, she enjoys exploring regional cuisines and indulging her nerdy side with books and podcasts on history and science fiction.
Sara Offensend

Michael Catlett

Aftercare Coordinator

Michael Catlett is a compassionate Aftercare Coordinator and joined the Money & King team in 1992. With over forty years of experience, Michael has provided support and comfort to grieving individuals, walking alongside them during their journey of healing. His dedication to strengthening and uplifting others is a source of fulfillment in his work. Having moved to Northern Virginia in 1990, Michael actively engages with the community through his involvement in religious and civic organizations. He embraces the multicultural nature of the area, valuing the diverse perspectives and faiths that enrich the community. Michael’s extensive experience and empathetic listening skills empower him to meet the unique needs of each client he serves. Outside of work, Michael finds joy in pursuing his passions. He enjoys playing golf, immersing himself in the pages of fiction, and embarking on occasional travels with his wife, with whom he shares a loving marriage of over forty-seven years.
Michael Catlett

Roxana Fernandez

Administrative Assistant

Roxana Fernandez is a dedicated Administrative Assistant at Money & King Funeral Home. Since joining the team in 2014, Roxana has demonstrated a deep commitment to serving families during challenging times. With her attention to detail and bilingual fluency in Spanish and English, she ensures that families receive exceptional care and support. Roxana embraces the close-knit community of Vienna, actively engaging in various activities and organizations. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, listening to music, and appreciating the outdoors.
Roxana Fernandez

Rebecca Ballenger

Receptionist

Rebecca Ballenger is our compassionate Receptionist. Since joining the team in 2021, Rebecca finds it an honor to assist grieving families during one of the most difficult times in their lives. Working alongside the caring owners and staff, she considers them a part of her extended family. Being a longtime resident of Vienna since 1976, Rebecca has had the opportunity to meet and connect with numerous wonderful individuals within the community. As the first point of contact at the funeral home, Rebecca’s unique skill lies in understanding and addressing the needs of families, directing them to the appropriate resources. In her personal life, Rebecca cherishes the time spent with her husband, daughter, and beloved pup, Harley.
Rebecca Ballenger

David Hernandez

Vehicle/Grounds Coordinator

David Hernandez

Sophie Anderson

Sophie Anderson

Ike Rodriguez

Ike Rodriguez

Cash & June

Therapy Dogs

Cash and June are the beloved furry companions at Money & King Funeral Home. Since joining the team in 2019, these adorable dogs have brought comfort and happiness to both staff and the families they serve. As resident therapy dogs, Cash and June have a special talent for providing emotional support and unconditional love to those who are grieving. Their presence brings a sense of calm and companionship during difficult times, creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere at the funeral home. Cash and June’s love for the Vienna community knows no bounds. They enthusiastically participate in community events and have become beloved figures in the neighborhood. Their friendly nature and wagging tails bring joy to everyone they encounter. Outside of their work at the funeral home, Cash and June enjoy playful adventures and cherish quality time with their owners. Their zest for life and unwavering dedication to bringing happiness to others make them cherished members of the Money & King Funeral Home family.
Cash & June
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