About Us

Focused on Your Needs

Who We Are and What We Do

Proudly serving Kingston and the surrounding area,  Gordon F. Tompkins Funeral Home - Central Chapel will help you customize your arrangements, while respecting your faith, taste and budget. You can feel confident putting your trust in our compassionate professionals.

We are proud to be a part of this community.  Our helpful, dedicated staff are passionate about supporting families, local associations, religious organizations and cultural groups, and we are honoured to host a series of free memorial events throughout the year. 

We are pleased to offer a free bereavement support group, for the Kingston Community.  Meetings are Friday evenings at our Township Chapel from 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.  Please call 613-546-5150 to reserve a spot.

Our Staff

General Manager

Eric Thompson

Branch Manager

Tim Bailey

Director of Community Relations

Ian Moore

Funeral Director

Laura Tackaberry

Funeral Director

Kevin Kellington

Funeral Director

Jackie Markland

Funeral Director

Laura Jeffery


Roxanne Beattie

Pre Planning Funeral Director

Stacey Hartley


Arbor Memorial Inc. (“Arbor”) is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities by preventing barriers to accessibility and meeting the accessibility requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (“AODA”). 

As part of our commitment, we strive to achieve barrier-free accessibility at all Arbor locations nationally.

If you would like to provide feedback regarding Arbor's Accessibility Services, please visit the "Contact Us" section of this website. Alternatively, you can contact the location Manager by telephone or mail. Please click here to view Arbor’s Multi Year Accessibility Plan.