History & Staff

We have 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.

Our History

    Heritage Funeral and Cremation Service was established to serve to communities of Flagler and Volusia counties in early 2010.  
   Our families come to us knowing that their final wishes will be carried out with the utmost of dignity and respect. We strive to make sure every family using our services feel important. Our staff has years of experience serving the community with traditional funerals to the basic cremations.
   Heritage Funeral and Cremation Service is committed to providing our families with high value, but low cost funeral and cremation services .


Our Valued Staff

  • Adam L. Fischer

    Adam L. Fischer Funeral Director in Charge / Co-Owner

    Adam Fischer is the fourth generation of his family to be born and raised in St. Johns County, FL. He is married to Janessa, and they have four children. Adam graduated from St. Augustine High School in 1996. After high school, He joined the United States Air Force, and upon completing his enlistment he enlisted in the Florida Air National Guard at the 125th Fighter Wing in Jacksonville. He also graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration in May 2009 from St. Leo University and in December 2011 Adam completed his associate of science in mortuary science from Florida State College at Jacksonville.
    Adam is the managing partner at Heritage Funeral and Cremation Service.

  • Mike A. Hirko

    Mike A. Hirko Cremation Specialist

    Born in the Philippines to an Air Force family, Mike was raised on military bases in Germany, Japan, and various U.S. states. He worked as a master automotive technician for Bridgestone-Firestone for 31 years, retiring in 2016. Mike immediately found his calling in the funeral industry joining Heritage Funeral and Cremation Service.
    Mike and his wife Sheryl have been married for 27 years. They have 3 children and 6 grand-children.

  • Matt Spence

    Matt Spence Pre-Need Specialist

    With an extensive background in business and personal estate planning, Matt Spence joined Heritage Funeral & Cremation Service in May of 2017. His goal is to educate and advise our community on the benefits of prearranging.  Passionate about proactive planning, Matt's goal is to help you minimize the emotional and financial stress that death too often causes.  His straightforward approach helps guide our future clients to explore and capture the personal wishes and details that help ensure memorialization is done in a way that is most meaningful to them and their families.   Matt started his career in healthcare project financing for a national bank in northern New Jersey.  A graduate of Indiana University, he is a fervent college basketball fan.  Active in his church, Matt served as an elder for 12 years, where he has led or served on the endowment, personnel, and worship committees.   An avid percussionist, you can find him behind a drum set most Sundays with the worship band.  After spending most of his life in various parts of the Midwest and Northeast, Matt and his family have lived in Palm Coast since 2014.  They enjoy spending free time outdoors near the ocean, golfing, watching and playing basketball, and traveling.