GOMPELMAN – Christopher John (Chris)

Born on November 17, 1955. Passed away November 9, 2020.

Passed away peacefully after his battle with Cancer on 9 November 2020.

Aged 64 Years,

Dearly Loved Son of Anne and Bram, Brother of Jenny & Robert.

Adored Partner of Tina.

Extremely loved Father Of Sheri, Candice & Dean

Father- in -law of Armando & Robert.

Chris was a very genuine, humorous & quick witted man. Often known as a walking Encyclopedia.


He was loved by many and will be missed dearly. 

Funeral Notice
Latrobe Valley Funeral Services Chapel 437a Princes Drive, Morwell
Due to Covid19 restrictions the funeral service for Mr Christopher (Chris) John Gompelman is a private service by invitation only.

A Service to celebrate Chris's life will be live streamed on Friday (November 27th, 2020) commencing at 1:30pm.

To view the live stream, click here.
  1. My condolences and love to all of Chris’s family and friends from his cousin Patricia in Canberra and her children Michael and Louise.
    I was blessed to grow up alongside Chris, Bram, Annie, Robert and Jennifer and have many happy memories from that time.
    Chris was a lovely person who will be greatly missed.

    Patricia Langenakker November 15, 2020
  2. Condolences to all Family members and Friends Chris I had the Great pleasure to work with in Gladstone starting the same day . Great work mate and Friendly attitude always willing to help very sad news for all concerned may you Rest In Peace Chris and Thanks

    Kerry Edwards November 15, 2020
  3. To Tina, Sheri, Candice, Dean and your extended family,
    We are so sorry to hear of your loss. So many fond memories of Mr Gompelman from our younger days with Sheri, which will be cherished forever. What a privlege it has been to have known him.

    We pray the love and strength you receive at this time, will carry you through the many upcoming milestones x
    You are all in our thoughts – From Suze Benson (nee-Ryan) and The Ryan family xx

    Suze Benson November 16, 2020
  4. Thinking of you all at this very sad time all our love Ellamarie & Chloe Grant 🌹

    Ellamarie Grant November 16, 2020
  5. To Tina, Sheri, Candice and Dean,

    I’m saddend to hear of Chris’s passing. I pray that God will grant you the strength during this difficult time.
    Sending you love and prayers.

    From Christine Gilham (nee- Della Fortuna) xx

    christine Gilham November 16, 2020
  6. To Tina, Sheri, Candice and Dean, we are so saddened to hear of Chris’s passing. We were very lucky to have known such a lovely man, such lovely memories from the kids primary school days .
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time

    Love from Jenny, Ron, Matthew and Andrew Crozier

    Jennifer Crozier November 18, 2020
  7. The Morwell Historical Society are saddened by the passing of their member Chris. Our deepest sympathy to Tina and family from the members of the Morwell Historical Society

    Morwell Historical Society November 20, 2020
  8. Tina Candice Sherri & Dean my deepest sympathy & condolences to you all at this very sad time. love always griffo Chris will always be in our hearts

    william griffith November 26, 2020
  9. I am shocked and saddened by this news. Condolences to all and my son Nathan sends his wishes to Dean.
    Leanne Platt

    Leanne Platt December 16, 2020