Jason Banister joined the Hyke Funeral Home staff on
July 1, 2018. Jason is training
with us prior to starting the Mortuary Science Advanced program through Des
Moines Area Community College in August of 2018.
Jason will be working
full-time as an intern while completing this program which will enable him to
become a licensed funeral director and embalmer in the state of South Dakota in
the fall of 2019.
Jason is originally from
Dallas, Texas. He is a 1996 graduate of
Midwestern State University (TX), where he received a Bachelor of Science
degree in Kinesiology.
Jason and his wife, Stacey—a
Redfield native, have lived in the Redfield area since November of 2008 after
residing in Edmond, Oklahoma for seven years.
Together they have five children and one granddaughter.
The Banisters have attended
Tulare United Church since 2015. The
family is involved in church activities such as Sunday School, Vacation Bible
School and church camps. Jason is also
on the church board at TUC.