Shama Rhoden, Licensed Funeral Director & Embalmer

Shama Rhoden is the Licensed Funeral Director In Charge of Lakeside Funeral Home & Cremation Care and has over 18 years of funeral experience in South Florida.  Over the course of her career, Shama has gained valuable experience in all facets of funeral service and has worked as a Funeral Director in the Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties for numerous years.  As a graduate of Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL she has made an immense difference in the lives of the people she has served and believes that, “Every Life should be Truly Cherished, and Every Family Always Treasured.”

Shama became a funeral director so that she can assist families in their time of bereavement. She takes time in helping families get through such a difficult time and to honor the lives of their loved ones in the way that they lived.  As a very highly respected, passionate, and professional individual, she takes pride in being a strong support system for grieving families and finds comfort in rendering the ultimate sympathy and compassion to bereaved families at a time when they need it the most. Shama is a part of the National Funeral Directors Association & local support organizations in the community.

She enjoys spending time with her three kids and husband Kilon Rhoden who also serves as the Family Care Coordinator of Lakeside Funeral Home & Cremation Care. She prides herself on family and treats every family as her own. She currently serves as a teen mentor and finds joy in impacting the lives of youths in a positive way and enjoys various volunteering opportunities when time permits.  

   Kilon Rhoden, Family Care Coordinator

 Nelson Espada, Family Care Attendant

Pedro Janvier, Family Care Attendant

       April Lamberfield, Family Care Attendant

      Roselande Elioner, Family Care Attendant

                           Patricia Kahler-(Ms. Patty), Family Care Receptionist

                    Exavier Gerard, Family Care Liason-(Miami-Dade County)

            Pastor Luis Lopez, Family Care Clergy-(Tri-County)

If you have any questions about Funeral or Cremation Services, please feel free to contact us at any time.