What is Hamilton's Academy of Grief and Loss?

Death and grief are common human experiences, yet these experiences tend to be different for every individual. As a result, Hamilton's Academy of Grief & Loss offers a wide variety of resources available to you and your family as you begin to work through your grief.
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Academy of Grief and Loss
Academy Events

Academy Events

Hamilton's Academy of Grief and Loss offers a variety of services to educate, support and connect with those who are grieving.
Community Events

Community Events

Hamilton's Funeral Homes host a variety of events to serve and give back to our community.

Our Staff

Steven Figenshaw

Funeral Director

Steven joined the Hamilton's staff in the fall of 2011, and is an Iowa native from the town of Jefferson. In 1990, Steven received his Mortuary Science degree from the Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service in Houston, Texas, where he served his apprenticeship, and he worked as a licensed funeral director in Texas before returning to Iowa.

Steven received his Iowa funeral director license in 2001, and prior to relocating back to central Iowa, he worked as a funeral director in the Quad Cities. Steven is honored to be a part of Hamilton's proud tradition of service excellence.