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416 Dibble St. West P.O. Box 1239 PRESCOTT, ON
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Our Valued Staff

We understand how difficult it is to lose a loved one. Our compassionate and caring team work hard each and every day to make sure that the members of our community and beyond are taken care of during such a difficult time. For advice on what to do when a loved one is dying, making funeral arrangements, pre-arranging your own funeral, or anything else, please feel free to contact us, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

We promise to work with you and your family in your time of need to create the perfect memorial service for your loved one. We will be here for you today, as well as tomorrow.


Timothy J. F. MACKAY, Managing Director/Owner
Email: tim.mackay@mackayfuneralhome.com
Website: www.mackayfuneralhome.com
Office Phone: (613) 925-3404
Fax: (613) 925-5028

Timothy joined Chris Slater Funeral Home in 1990 and has been in funeral services for the past 26 years. Tim attended Humber College in Toronto and received his Funeral Director's License in 1995. Born and raised in Prescott the son of Duncan MACKAY and the Late Sandi MACKAY (Robinson). Tim comes from a large family; he is a twin and one of seven boys. Tim spends his free time with his Spouse Dan and son Travis. Tim is a past Warden of St. John’s Anglican Church, Prescott, a 2015 Director of the South Grenville Chamber of Commerce and a member of I.O.O.F. Amity 80 in Prescott.


Daniel Billings-MacKay, Administrator
Email: dan.mackay@mackayfuneralhome.com
Website: www.mackayfuneralhome.com
Office Phone: (613) 925-3404
Fax: (613) 925-5028

Dan joined the firm in 2006 as an assistant and has become an important part of the of the funeral home, taking on a full-time position as Administrator and Staff Manager. Dan oversees the daily operation of the funeral home from paper work to maintenance. Having initiated most of the renovations and updating. Dan is a former member of St. John’s Anglican Church. Past Secretary for the Prescott Cemetery Board (Sandy Hill) and has a family connection with Prescott’s rich and interesting history.

Christopher H. Slater, Funeral Director
Website: www.mackayfuneralhome.com
Office Phone: (613) 925-3404
Fax: (613) 925-5028

Chris was born and raised on a dairy farm in Inkerman. He joined the N.H Hammond Funeral Home in Spencerville in 1965. Attended Canadian School of Embalming in Toronto and received his Funeral Director's License in 1967. He worked in Orillia and Vankleek Hill - Hawkesbury before purchasing the former George T. Appleton Funeral Home on Edward St., Prescott in 1976 and the G. Brown Funeral Home McDonald Chapel on Dibble St West, Prescott in 2000. Chris and his wife Christine are semi retired but remain very active in the community.


William H. Countryman, Funeral Assistant
Website: www.mackayfuneralhome.com
Office Phone: (613) 925-3404
Fax: (613) 925-5028

Started in funeral services with the late George Appleton. Working for George in the furniture store and the funeral home for 17 years. Bill became owner of the Shell Service station located on King Street. Bill was married to his late wife Angela for 53 plus years. He has two children, four grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Bill has been a Prescott Volunteer Firefighter for the past 60 years and is still working at 78 yrs young.

Walter Smail, Funeral Assistant
Office Phone: (613) 925-3404
Fax: (613) 925-5028

Waddy joined the team at MACKAY Funeral Home in 2012. Having worked for the OPP and the Prescott Police Department he has been the by-law enforcement officer for the village of Cardinal and he is currently employed with the Township of Edwardsburgh/Cardinal. Waddy has coached Minor Hockey for 34 seasons, an avid hunter and fisherman and also enjoys golf and four-wheeling. Waddy has been married to the love of his life Beth (Poaps) for 42 plus wonderful years. They have 4 children, Michael, Shawna (Adam Becker), Kortney and Nathan as well as 4 wonderful grandchildren Marley Maddox, identical twins Lily Beth and Fawn Rose and the newest grandchild Beau Nicholas. Waddy and Beth live in the village of Cardinal where they were both born and raised and is a diehard Toronto Maple Leafs fan.

Paula McIlvenna, Funeral Assistant
Office Phone: 613-925-3404
Fax: 613-925-5028

Paula joined our firm in 2012, She enjoys helping out where ever she is needed.
When not at the funeral home Paula works at St. Lawrence Lodge in Brockville. She enjoys spending time with her two sons Brandon and Bradley. Paula is the daughter of Larry and Debbie McIlvenna

Martha Armstrong-Disheau, Funeral Assistant
Website: http://www.mackayfuneralhome.com/
Office Phone: (613) 925-3404
Fax: (613) 925-5028

Martha joined Mackay Funeral Home in July of 2014. Having worked at various local manufacturing companies prior to joining the MacKay team. Martha was born and raised in Cardinal and makes it her home today with husband and love of her life Shawn Disheau, together they have a son Spencer. Martha enjoys spending time with her family, her 3 sibling and their families along with close friends.
She is an Eastern Star member of the Prescott Violet Chapter and a member of St. John's United Church in Cardinal, Martha holds certification in Hospice Care and Bereaved Families of Ontario.



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MacKay Funeral Home 1652692 Ontario Inc. | 416 Dibble St. West P.O. Box 1239 | PRESCOTT, ON K0E 1T0 | Fax: (613) 925-5028 | Email: tim.mackay@mackayfuneralhome.com