In 1975, the Switek Funeral Home in Hopkins was purchased and renamed Gorden Funeral Residence, Hopkins Chapel. The Nyberg Funeral Home on Ely Street in Allegan was purchased in 1981 and all services were moved to the Trowbridge location.
In 1984, Joe's son and his wife, Steve and Mary VanderVeen, graduated from Mortuary School and became licensed funeral directors. They joined the family business, along with Joe's daughter, Debra who managed the office. Steve and Debra purchased the business from their parents in 1992.
In January of 2017, Timothy and Casey Ofield purchased the funeral home from Steve and Mary VanderVeen upon their retirement. Tim is a fifth generation funeral director who also owns and operates Ofield Funeral Home in Grand Rapids. Tim and Theresa Zollars were hired as the new managers and funeral directors for the Allegan and Hopkins Chapels.