Raised in Edmonton, Paul is proud to serve the community as the President and Owner of Edmonton Granite Memorials. Along with his co-owner and wife, Ashley Crosty, he will continue to provide the exceptional customer service and quality Edmonton Granite Memorials, has offered its customers for over 60 years.
He takes great pleasure in working with people and listening to what they have to say to fully understand their needs and goals. He has a passion for helping others and seeing all projects through to completion to ensure the end result exceeds expectations.
Paul and his wife Ashley have a beautiful little girl, Quinn. When he isn’t walking through the river valley with his family or spending time with his daughter in one of the many parks this city has to offer, you will find him playing hockey, snowboarding or golfing.
Prior to acquiring Edmonton Granite Memorials, Ashley spent the past 15 years working as a nurse within the Stollery Pediatric Oncology program- coordinating care for children with cancer. She brings a passion for helping others and takes pride in assisting families create a memorial that deeply honours their loved one’s unique and special life.
In her down time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband, Paul, and their daughter, Quinn. She loves meeting up with family and friends for walks to the local markets, restaurants and coffee shops, and settling down to read a good mystery at the end of the day.
Born in Edmonton, Garry is a second generation memorialist who has been involved in the monument industry for over 50 years.
His dedication to the profession was inherited by his late father, Peter Kokolski, who had a passion for assisting families with the memorialization for their loved ones.
Garry is very proud that, as a family business, he had the opportunity to have his wife Bernadette, son Kelly and his daughter Alicia, work with him in the business.
Garry has been involved in chairing cemetery committees within the city. He was also very active in his Church Community serving as Parish President and also chaired the Building Committee.
He has recently sold the business and is enjoying retirement with his wife at his home in Predator Ridge, BC. He will continue to act as an advisor to Edmonton Granite Memorials, to ensure the legacy of his family business continues on as the industry leader in customer service and quality products. In his spare time he is an avid golfer and hockey player.
Brent has 4 years’ experience in the monument business, as he joined Edmonton Granite Memorials during the winter of 2015.
As the Business Manager, he brings his accounting/business experience to overlook the financial operations side of the company.
Brent and his wife Marijana have been blessed with one beautiful girl Melania and their family puppy George -the pug.
In his spare time he loves spending time with his family, listening to music, gardening, watching movies and sports.
Dwayne has been with Edmonton Granite Memorials since March of 2002. He oversees the Sales Team and takes joy and pride in assisting families to create a memorial for their loved one that they can cherish forever.
Dwayne and his lovely wife, Hope, have been blessed with their 2 incredible kids, Matthew and Grace. Life is busy with taking them to school, hockey, soccer, baseball and whatever other activities they are involved in. He enjoys spending time with family, going on many adventures, watching baseball and hockey. During the winter he is an active Hockey Referee, and is heading into his 27th year of officiating.
Rodney Gargus has been in the monument industry for 30 years.
When not at work he enjoys spending time in the ministry with his wife Judy.
His other interests include playing hockey, golf, fishing and spending time with family and friends.
Gail has been with Edmonton Granite Memorials for over 20 years. She is married and has two boys and a girl, a Miniature Pincher named Weezie. In her spare time she likes to quilt and go on road trips to find that special piece of fabric.
She also enjoys gardening and loves spending time with her kids and their dogs.
Fran is the newest addition in the design department and has been working for Edmonton Granite Memorials since
June 2015. What she loves the most about working here is the team she is surrounded by and helping customers with putting their ideas into a memorial to remember their loved ones. She is a dog lover and her favorite place to spend her spare time is at a dog park with her husband Martin, her furry baby Frankie and a good cup of coffee.
Cecile has over 40 years of experience in the industry and has been working for Edmonton Granite Memorials since 2008.
Besides being a graphic artist, she and her husband Allan take care of the added inscriptions during the summer time.
In her spare time she enjoys being at home on the acreage doing whatever needs to be done.
Paul Sproule – Shop Operations Manager – 40 years experience
Richard Webber – Shop Foreman – 30 years experience
Alan Caron – Monument Sandblast Technician and On Site Lettering – 46 years experience
Steve Harvey – Installation Technician – 7 years experience
Jeremy McConville – Installation and Monument Sandblast Technician – 15 years experience
Tyler Fettes – Installation Technician Assistant – 5 years experience