Astral Welcomes Newest Sales Associates

Astral is pleased to announce the addition of four sales associates to its sales team. All four individuals completed Astral’s in-depth, month-long training program at the Lynn corporate office before venturing out into their respective territories.

John Moose comes to Astral with over 20 years’ experience as a sales professional and joins the Birmingham, Alabama Business Center. John has a strong work ethic, tremendous interpersonal skills, and looks forward to servicing funeral directors in the Birmingham and surrounding areas. He is a graduate of Barry University in Miami Shores, Florida, as well as has completed many sales related seminars and conferences.

John McQueen joins the Atlanta, Georgia Business Center with over 10 years’ experience in the sales, training, and management field. McQueen will utilize his skills and experience to develop relationships with funeral directors and assist them in serving families in their time of need. He is a graduate of Cabrini College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Rick Moore, a graduate of Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, will be based out of the Lynn, Indiana Business Center and will call on funeral homes in the central and northern Indiana region. Rick brings over 25 years’ experience in the funeral industry to his new role. His prior work experiences solidly position him to be a great asset to funeral homes in Indiana.


Keith Adkins, an addition to the Williamsburg, Kentucky Business Center, has almost 20 years of sales experience and will be serving funeral directors in northern and central Kentucky. Keith, a Kentucky native and a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University and Sullivan University, will use his education and sales experience to give Kentucky funeral directors great customer service and assistance in serving families.

Astral Industries manufactures 18 gauge, 20 gauge, and stainless steel caskets, as well as supplies cremation and wood products. For more information, contact the Customer Service Department at 800-278-7252. You can also visit their website at and like them on Facebook at Facebook/AboutAstral.