Richard "Rit" Aszklar, General Manager, in 2007 joined the professional staff of Beecher and Bennett as General Manager after serving the Hamden and surrounding communities as a Funeral Director for over 30 years. He is a 1974 graduate of the American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service in New York City. Rit was originally from Southington. He and his wife, Elaine LaRose Aszklar are now residents of Wallingford. He enjoys spending his free time with his son, for many years they have been involved with auto racing. Rit is an active member of the Hamden Rotary Club and is very involved with its state Amber Alert Child Registration Program. He is also a member of the Polish Falcons and Our Lady of Fatima Church in Wallingford.