Our Staff

Our Funeral Directors (left to right): Wesley Kline, Andrew Simmons, Angela Mestishen-Regnier, Richard Rader

Paul Loveland, Jr., President, N.J. Lic. #3366  

Paul Loveland, Jr. purchased the funeral home from Jack Langley in 1988. From Point Pleasant, Paul completed an A.A. degree from Ocean County College in 1971, Accounting degree from Stockton University in 1973, and after needing a career change completed his mortuary science degree from McAllister Institute of Funeral Service, New York, in 1977.  In 1988, he acquired Langley Funeral Home in Tuckahoe, NJ from the Langley family, and became the Langley-Loveland Funeral Home.  Paul and his wife of over 49 years, Virginia (Ginny) have 2 children, Paul III and Ashley.

Paul Loveland, Jr., Vice President, N.J. Lic. #3366   

Paul Loveland, III started work in the funeral industry during his high school years under his father and other area funeral homes. Paul went on to complete his mortuary science degree at Mercer County College in 2000 and came to work for the family business after working several years at other local funeral homes. Spearheading many family-business ventures, Paul saw the opportunity to expand and acquired Evoy Funeral Homes, a funeral home he has worked at for 10 years prior, in December 2021. Paul is happily married to Tammy, who also helps manage the family businesses, and together they have their children Allison (husband Nick and daughter Paisley), Carli, Kate, Eric and Erin.

Richard M. Rader, Funeral Director,  N.J. Lic. #3585 

Richard received his Associates degree in Business Management in 1978 from Camden County College, Blackwood, and a degree in Mortuary Science in 1981 from Mercer County College. Licensed in New Jersey in 1981 and Pennsylvania in 1987, he joined the Evoy firm in 1982 becoming manager and partner with Wyn Evoy in 1998. He received his New Jersey Life Insurance Producers License in 1988 to specialize in pre-need funeral planning. Richard purchased the funeral home along with Wes Kline as partner in 2009. Together they continued the business until turning over operations to the Loveland Family in December of 2021. Richard has been married to his wife Teresa since 1985 and have one son Richard Jr. (April), one daughter Angela (Michael) Rodenbaugh, and grand-daughter Lucy. He has been active in the community in various associations and activities in Lower Township for over 40 years. 

Angela Mestishen Regnier, Manager and Funeral Director, N.J. Lic. No. 5291       & Certified Celebrant 

Angela M. Mestishen –Regnier was born and raised in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. She attended St. Clair Area Schools and graduated from Pottsville Area High School. She graduated from Northampton Community College in 1995 with an Associate’s Degree in Funeral Service Education. Prior to becoming licensed she completed her internship and then continued to provide her professional services to families within Schuylkill County. Most recently, Angela relocated to the Wildwood area to share her skill and professionalism with the community through Evoy Funeral Home. Angela is the proud mother of two sons and a daughter and now attend St. Anne's Church in Wildwood. From afar, she, along with her children are members of Holy Cross Roman Catholic Church, New Philadelphia. She continues to be a member of the Pottsville Business Association where she served as Vice President. She also served as a Chairman for the Pottsville Business Association’s Oktoberfest and is a member of the St. Clair Women’s Club and the Schuylkill Heath Auxiliary. Before coming to Evoy Funeral Home in 2022, Angela has been affiliated with the James H. Evans Funeral Home from 1995 to 2013, then Schlitzer-Allen-Pugh Funeral Home from September 2013 to June 2022. She is dedicated to providing quality and professional services that are both dignified and serve as a tribute for the deceased and their family.

Andrew Simmons N.J. Lic. No. 3561 

Licensed in New Jersey in 1981, Andrew joined the firm in 2007. He is also a New Jersey Licensed Life Insurance Producer, specializing in Pre-Need. Andrew is married to Sarah and has a son, Thomas (TJ) and a daughter Sarah.

Wesley D. Kline, Funeral Director, N.J. Lic. No. 4406

Wesley was licensed in Pennsylvania in 1976, and in New Jersey in 2000. He joined Evoy Funeral Homes on a full-time basis in 2000. In September 2009, he became part owner of the funeral home until December 2021 and is now semi-retired. Wes is married to Cynthia and they have a daughter Zammeny.


Martin Evoy, 1852-1920
M.Albert Evoy, 1883-1942
William Evoy, 1914-1975
Wyn W.A. Evoy 1941-2013