Jerome Carter Tompkins

March 29, 1942 - December 28, 2014

Suddenly at Kingston General Hospital on December 28th, 2014. Jerry Tompkins, formerly of Whitby, of Sheba’s Island, at the age of 72. Survived by Marlene his loving wife and best friend for 47 years . Proud father of Jennifer Byford and her husband Drew and Bryce and his wife Sophie and doting poppa of Sarah, Cole and Emma. Retired school principal in Scarborough and former member of the Whitby Yacht Club. He will be greatly missed by his friends and neighbours who thought the world of him. A celebration of Jerry’s life will be held in the spring. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family (cheques only please). Arrangements entrusted to the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main St., Picton. www.whattamfuneralhome.com