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Phone: (319) 393-8004 Toll Free: (877) 638-2622

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M - S 8 AM - 5 PM
Sun 11 AM - 3 PM

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4361 1st Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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Our Designers


The Flower Shop at Cedar Memorial offers unique floral tributes and gifts for all of life’s important moments – birthdays, love, weddings, achievements, and of course, funerals. The Flower Shop designers are considered some of the most gifted, innovative, and highly-skilled in Iowa. They will work closely with you to create an exceptional tribute that expresses your feelings through flowers.


Nancy MeckelNancy Meckel, ICF, IMF

Manager - Floral Designer

An award winning floral designer, Nancy Meckel keeps her skills honed by attending floral industry classes and workshops that offer the latest trends in design. Nancy’s first priority is creating a memorable experience for the families she serves. Nancy received her Iowa Master Florist accreditation and is the current President of the Iowa Florist Association.

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Angie WillemsAngie Willems

Assistant Manager - Floral Designer

Angie is not only one of our most requested wedding and sympathy consultants, she also builds relationships with area businesses that want to work with a florist offering superior quality at a fair price. Originally from Oelwein, Angie graduated from the Kirkwood Community College floriculture program in 1990. Always on the forefront of design, Angie attends many floral design workshops and presentations, and she is the resident expert on the nurturing the beautiful live plants offered at The Flower Shop.

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Cameron DaffinnudCameron Daffinrud, IMF

Floral Coordinator

Cameron compassionately listens to families as they what made their loved one so special. He then uses that information to create floral and sympathy tributes that truly captures the essence of that person. Cameron graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse and received a diploma from the floriculture program at Kirkwood Community College. Most recently, Cameron earned his certification as an Iowa Master Florist.

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Mary DaughertyMary Daugherty

Floral Designer

Mary’s background in the fine arts and design lends itself to creating beautiful floral arrangements for all occasions. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Iowa in Art and Business Administration and received her diploma from Kirkwood Community College’s floriculture program.

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Joanna KalinaJoanna Kalina, IMF

Floral Designer

Joanna is passionate about the client experience and making each floral arrangement creative and unique. She received her Iowa Master Florist accreditation in 2014 and is the current Vice President of the Iowa Florist Association.

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Barb ChristophersonBarb Christopherson

Floral Designer

After retiring from her first career at Kirkwood Community College, Barb joined the team of designers at The Flower Shop at Cedar Memorial. Primarily based at the Chapel location, Barb assists families wanting a floral tribute for the mausoleum or cemetery.

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Lisa DriscollLisa Davis

Floral Designer

With over 20 years of floral and retail experience, Lisa has seen design trends come and go, but she’s always excited to see what’s next on the horizon. After getting her Bachelor of Science degree from Mount Mercy, Lisa realized that floral design was her calling, and it’s something she’s still passionate about.

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Christy McEldoonChristy McEldoon

Floral Designer

Christy McEldoon is a native of Cedar Rapids. She grew up with her mother always tending her plants and putting together flower arrangements for their home. Christy now works with her sister at The Flower Shop at Cedar Memorial Park.

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Cathy SchmitzCathy Schmitz

Floral Designer

Cathy’s passion for exceptional customer service makes her an integral part of The Flower Shop team. Whether answering the phones, taking orders, delivering floral bouquets or lending a hand to the floral designers, Cathy always has a smile and creative suggestion.

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