Who We Are: Affordable Burial & Cremation Service

We have over 25 years of experience caring for families from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service and have the highest integrity. We are truly a family serving families with professionalism, service, quality and care.

Robert J. Falcon

Robert J. Falcon, Founder

Robert was born in Austin, Texas and grew up in south Austin. He attended grade school, Fulmore Jr. High, and Graduated from William B. Travis High School. He attended St. Edward’s University and began his funeral service career in 1986 at one of the premier funeral home’s in Austin.Robert graduated from the Dallas Institute of Funeral Service in Dallas in 1989. In 1992 citing the need for affordable services he opened his first funeral business. He became known for the most affordable services in the area.In 2000, A leading national consumer publication named Robert’s funeral business, as the ‘most affordable in the Austin market’. In 2003 he sold the firm and left the Austin business he founded.

Robert is a licensed Texas Funeral Director/ Embalmer, Certified Crematory Operator,
Advanced Care Planning Certification from Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, WI, Texas Pre-paid Insurance Agent and Certified CEU Instructor by the Texas Board of Social Worker Examiners.

In 2005 he founded www.centraltexascremation.com and became a pioneer in the online cremation information field. Robert for the past 20 years has been a vocal advocate for consumer rights and education. He was rewarded for his efforts in 2009 when he was asked to serve on the Board of Directors of the Funeral Ethics Organization in Hinesburg, VT. He founded Affordable Burial & Cremation Service in 2011. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Amarillo Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, La Grange City Cemetery and former advisory Board member at Amarillo College-Mortuary program.

Robert lives in Austin with his Wife, Sons, and Daughter. He is very active in the day to day operations of the funeral home and looks forward to letting his expertise help your family.

Lorie Correa Falcon

Lorie Correa Falcon

Lorie was born and raised in Austin, She graduated from Lanier High School. She is married to Robert J. Falcon and has 3 children. She works for the State of Texas Department of Public Safety in the Customer Service section. Lorie assist with funeral services and providing administrative support to our families. "We are honored to serve your family and we are proud to be a family owned and operated company" added Lorie.

Ryan Montemayor

Ryan Montemayor, Certified Crematory Operator/ Care Associate

Ryan is a native of Austin and is the son of Robert and Lorie Falcon. Ryan attended school in Austin and Amarillo, he graduated from McCallum High in Austin. Ryan is a Certified Crematory Operator, he also assist with initial care calls and funeral services. Ryan added "I am honored to work along with my family in helping your family, we thank you for your trust and confidence in us"

Joe Falcon

Joe Falcon, Funeral Director/ Embalmer

Joe is a native of Austin, Texas. He is a graduate of William B. Travis High School and Dallas Institute of Funeral Service. Joe is a licensed Funeral Director, Embalmer and Certified Crematory Operator.
Joe is married and has three daughters and in his free time enjoys, disc golf on the many courses in Central Texas.
He joined our staff in 2017 and is an valued member of our family staff. Joe is honored to work with your family.

Angela  Vasquez

Angela Vasquez, Provisional Funeral Director

Carlos  Soto

Carlos Soto, Certified Crematory Operator