Our knowledgeable staff are passionate about providing families guidance and support during the funeral planning process and well after the funeral. Together, we can honor your loved one’s life while beginning your grief journey.
We are simply family, helping families
Tim is the third generation of the Carpenter family to be owner of Klingel-Carpenter. He is a graduate of Huntington High School, Marshall University and The Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, as well as holding the distinction of Certified Funeral Service Practitioner, the highest level of education in the funeral industry. Tim is Married to Bonnie and both are very active in community service and live in Huntington.
Bonnie was born in Richmond, Virginia and grew up in Huntington. She is a graduate of Huntington High School and Marshall University, where she received her BA Degree in Business Administration. Bonnie is married to Tim and both are very active in community service and live in Huntington.
David has been a member of the Klingel-Carpenter family since 2001. Prior to Joining our family, David had 16 years of previous Funeral Director and Embalmer experience. David is a graduate of Chesapeake High School, Marshall University, Mid-America College of Funeral Service and Fountain National Academy of Reconstructive Surgery.
Zoe is an AKC Registered Red Toy Poodle and has been a part of the Klingel-Carpenter family since 2011. She began her calling as a comfort dog in 2015. Hundreds of families and friends attending services have found a sense of calm and comfort just holding her, seeing her, or having her near them.