Staff


Gary J. Kindberg – President- a 1985 graduate of Jamestown High School and a 1987 graduate of State University of New York at Canton with and Associates Degree in Mortuary Science. He has been employed at the funeral home since his graduation. He is the son of Carol Lind Kindberg and the late Gunnard F. "Kinky" Kindberg.

Gary is married to Terri Price Kindberg and the father of four children Katelyn, Joshua, Caleb and Spencer.

He is a member of Busti Church of God, Norden Club of Jamestown, Salvation Army Advisory Board, Chautauqua County, New York State and National Funeral Director's Associations. In is spare time he enjoys singing for local churches and social organizations and volunteering for his children’s sports teams and musical groups.


John A. “Chip” Johnson – vice president- a 1976 graduate of Jamestown High School and a 1978 graduate of State University of New York at Canton with a AAS Degree in Mortuary Science. He has been employed at the funeral home since his graduation.

He is married to Mary Beth Peterson Johnson and has three daughters Krista and Kelsey Johnson and Katie Miley.

Chip is a member of First Covenant Church, Chautauqua County Baseball Umpires Association, Chautauqua County Basketball Officials Association, Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame Board of Directors, Jamestown Lions Club, Norden Club of Jamestown, Mt. Moriah Masonic Lodge #145 F&AM, Lakewood Rod and Gun Club, War Vets Recreation Club and Chautauqua County, New York State and National Funeral Director's Associations.


Rodney A. Dupler – vice president- a 1976 graduate of Southwestern Central High School, attended Jamestown Community College and a 1982 graduate of Simmons Institute of Funeral Service, Syracuse. He has been employed at the funeral home since his graduation.

He is married to Linda Lee Dupler and has three children Allison, Andrew and Ashley Dupler.

Rod is a member of Jamestown Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, Lakewood Rod and Gun Club, Chautauqua County, New York State and National Funeral Director's Associations.


R. Mark Hanson – vice president- a 1975 graduate of Jamestown High School, he attended Jamestown Community College and graduated in 1991 from the Simmons Institute of Funeral Service in Syracuse. He has been employed at the funeral home since his graduation.

Mark married his wife, Cynthia Lind Hanson, in 1980 and together they have three children, Tyler, Bryce and Kirstie.

A member of First Presbyterian Church, he belongs to the Chautauqua County, New York State and National Funeral Director's Associations, and enjoys hockey, bicycling, boating and golf. He has also been active in various organizations and fund raising efforts at the Chautauqua Institution.


Eric L. Dunnewold – a 1992 graduate of Clymer Central School, attended Jamestown Community College and graduated in 2000 from Simmons Institute of Funeral Service, Syracuse with an Associates Degree. He has been employed at the funeral home since graduation.

He is the father of Caitlynn.

He attends First Covenant Church and is a member of Lakewood Rod and Gun Club, Chautauqua County, New York State and National Funeral Director's Association.


Robin Lind Bonfiglio – corporate secretary- a 1973 graduate of Jamestown High School and 1975 graduate of Jamestown Community College. She has worked in the office since high school. She is the daughter of Robert C.
and Virginia Lind.

Robin is the wife of Russ Bonfiglio and mother of Drew and Mandy Bonfiglio.

She is a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church, Jamestown High School One Hundred Member Club, YMCA, Marvin Community House, Ingjald Lodge #65 IOV.


Cynthia Lind Hanson – corporate treasurer- a 1977 graduate of Jamestown High School and in 1981earned her BA Degree in Psychology at Colgate University. She became part of the office staff following graduation. She is the daughter of Herbert W. “Skip” and Louanne Lind.

Cindy is the wife of R. Mark Hanson and the mother of Tyler, Bryce and Kirstie Hanson.

She also serves as Minister of Music at First Presbyterian Church. Cindy serves on the board of Chautauqua Chapter American Guild of Organists and is active in music throughout the community