Welcome to Lesneski Mortuary
640 S El Camino Real
San Clemente, CA 92672

(949) 492-1717
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This inner progressiveness of love between two human beings is a most marvelous thing, it cannot be found by looking for it or by passionately wishing for it. It is a sort of Divine accident.
Sir Hugh Walpoe 

Recent Obituaries
01/10/1933 - 03/10/2017
Donald Bonanno
03/13/1929 - 02/27/2017
Anthony Garcia
02/24/1995 - 02/19/2017
Elfrieda Camarena
09/16/1930 - 02/12/2017
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Our Professional Caring Staff

Our staff are among the finest in the California area. Funeral services and visitations are fully staffed, allowing us to greet visitors with a smile and assist them in finding the family they are here to visit.

Inadequate assistance at a funeral service for your family and those visiting is not acceptable. Families, pallbearers, and visitors are all assisted and directed from arrival to departure by all of our compassionate and professional members of Lesneski Mortuary.

Mark E. Lesneski

President, Funeral Director & Embalmer
Mark E. Lesneski

Since the early age of 13, Mark has helped his father Edward J. Lesneski, in serving the families of Orange County, California.

Attending Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School and San Clemente High School. Mark has a well rounded education in the funeral business, serving his apprenticeship with four other mortuaries and graduating from Cypress College of Mortuary Science in 1982.

Mark has also worked with the Orange County Coroners Office as a Forenisc Specialist, holding an Embalmers License, Funeral Directors License, and Crematory Managers License.

Mark has over 30 years of experience in the Mortuary Industry and is a Notary Public.

Elizabeth Lambert

Vice President, Executive Director & Graphic Design
Lizzy Lesneski

Lizzy has been in the Funeral Industry since 2001. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Business and Mortuary Management from Pierce College, is a Graduate of Cypress College with a Associates Degree in Mortuary Science,. She attended U.C. Davis Veterinary University achieving her Masters Degree in Veterinary Medicine with Emphasis in Large, Small, & Exotic Animals. Specializing in Cancer therapy with Emphasis in Radiology, Surgical and Dental Procedures. Lizzy also has a Associates Degree in Phlebotomy, is a Licensed Notary, and a Certified Celebrant. She has been over seeing Mortuaries and staff for 15 years, making sure that employees are providing the highest standards of excellence to families. Her experience is well rounded in all aspects of the industry making for a positive staff and a successful Business. Her focus is on the families she serves, making sure she fulfills there needs in a professional but personal way . Her big heart and self-less personality means so much to her families. Going above and beyond to create a successful relationship and a memorable experience with each personalized touch. With extensive experience in graphic design, she creates personalized DVD video tributes, customized memorial folders and many other personalized items for each family. Mark & Lizzy enjoy there HappyFamily and have fun raising there son Gavin. "Our Family serving your family."

Joshua Berman

Assistant Manager of Operations/ Pre-Arrangement Specialist
Joshua Berman

Graduated from Camarillo High School and attended Moorpark College for 1 semester. He joined the Navy as a nuclear mechanic on submarines for 9 years. He married wife Jean and has a daughter named Lucy. Joshua is the pre-need counselor at Lesneski Mortuary, as well as a Chief in the Navy Reserves

Gilbert Saldivar

Funeral Director and Embalmer
Gilbert A. Saldivar

Gilbert has completed Cypress College of Mortuary Sciences with an AS Degree in Mortuary Science and is both licensed funeral director and embalmer.