Our Staff

Our Staff

Vic & Gaylene Salomon

Business Owners / Managing Directors

With over a decade of service to the community, Husband and Wife – Vic & Gaylene have continued to improve the services which Sylvan Funerals offers to families. They have three children: Peter, Ramon and Cassidy. Gaylene is our main funeral celebrant and conducts approximately 200 of our funeral services per year, while Vic tends to families loved ones whom we care for.

Ramon Salomon

Funeral Director / Graphic Design

We are proud to offer a complete in-house design service for Orders of Service booklets, Photo Slideshow DVD’s, Video editing and service recording, and much more. These services are designed by Ramon Salomon (son of Vic & Gaylene) who a solid background in Graphic Design studies. Click here to find out about these services.

Jo-Anne Brown

Office Manager / Consultant

Jo-Anne joined our family business in 2010 after having known Vic & Gaylene for over 15 years. She has been a lifetime resident of Ipswich and brings a wealth of knowledge to our business.

Helen Craik

Funeral Attendant

Helen is a younger sister to Gaylene and is married to Greg Craik. She has been a resident of Ipswich all her life, being part of the Heck family.

Alec Gazsik

Funeral Attendant / Celebrant

Alec joined our team in 2011 after retiring from church ministry, but still with a keen interest in assisting families through grief and funerals.