Dennis Persons. Owner of Chapel of the Valley Mortuary and All Valley Cremation Service is a graduate of Cypress Community College, Mortuary Science Program. He has over 43 years experience in the funeral industry as a Licensed Funeral Director, Embalmer, Crematory Manager and Pre-Arrangement Insurance Agent. He has served as President of the Los Angeles County Funeral Directors Association, Director of the California Funeral Directors Association, and holds memberships in those associations as well as the National Funeral Directors Association and Association of California Cremationists. He is a United States Army Veteran. Local community involvement includes Palmdale Chamber of Commerce, Antelope Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, President and current Trustee of the Antelope Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District, Past member of the Citizens Advisory Committee for California State Prison, Los Angeles County, Palmdale Sheriff’s Boosters, and a member of the Palmdale High School Hall of Fame. Chapel of the Valley Mortuary and All Valley Cremation Service participates in the “Every 15 Minutes Program” for many of the area high schools, warning students of the dangers of drinking and/or texting while driving, as well as many other community activities.