Robert Anderson Compassionate Staff


Robert Anderson is the owner, licensed funeral director, and licensed Embalmer. Robert Anderson has served Fort McMurray and the surrounding area for over 50 years and would like to thank you for your support. Robert is honoured to serve our community for many years to come.

With great sadness we announce that Robert Anderson passed away on Sunday, July 17th, 2022. Bob was a trailblazer in the funeral industry and paved the way for many professionals in the industry. In keeping with Bob's wishes, Robert Anderson Funeral Services Inc. will in his honor continue to service the communities he called home including, Fort McMurray, Fort MacKay, Fort Chipewyan, Anzac, Janvier and Conklin. Bob's full obituary can be found in the obituary section.

Robert Parmenter is the Owner/Manager/Licensed Funeral Director/Ordained Minister and Celebrant. Robert has been a part of Fort McMurray for over 38 years and is dedicated to this community he calls home. Robert is a volunteer with several different agencies in Fort McMurray and serves as a Chaplain and a Padre. Robert welcomes you to reach out with any questions in planning or pre-arranging your funeral. Robert is a compassionate person and will offer “Service From The Heart”.


Melanie Murrin joins the team as a Licensed Embalmer/Student Funeral Director. Melanie has quickly become a great asset to the team and is dedicated to serving this community for many years to come. Melanie has been a part of the Fort McMurray community for over 30 years and is an avid volunteer with different agencies throughout the city.

Kristin Fitzpatrick is the Owner/Registered Social Worker. Born and raised in Fort McMurray, Kristin is passionate about providing an exceptional standard of funeral service to her community. Kristin brings experience as a Funeral Attendant within an administrative role. She is honoured to support families in their time of need and works with the Victim Services Unit of the RMWB as well.