About Us

Focused on Your Needs
Who We Are and What We Do
Proudly serving Ottawa and the surrounding area since 1954,  Kelly Funeral Home - Kanata Chapel will help you customize your arrangements, while respecting your faith, taste and budget. You can feel confident putting your trust in our compassionate professionals. Click for the BBB Business Review of this Funeral Homes in Kanata ON
We are proud to be a part of this community. Our helpful, dedicated staff are passionate about supporting families, local associations, religious organizations and cultural groups, and we are honoured to host a series of free memorial events throughout the year.  As well, we are happy to provide the use of our spacious Community Room at no charge for local non-profit meetings. Call for details.

Our Staff

General Manager John Laframboise

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Managing Funeral Director Richard W. Nolan

Pre-planning Funeral Director Meghan Murphy

Funeral Director Gregory Baca

Funeral Director Christine Larocque

Funeral Director Christine Hodgkinson

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Funeral Director Paul Jolicoeur

Funeral Director Robert (Bob) Nisbett

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Funeral Director Mitchell Laframboise

Junior Funeral Director Vanessa Lalonde

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Junior Funeral Director Samantha Arnold

Branch Administrator Claire Beckett

Aftercare & Lifestyle

Aftercare Lifestyle Coordinator Margaret Burnside

Aftercare Representative Mary May

Aftercare Representative Alice Holst

Funeral Director Gregory Baca

Funeral Director Christine Larocque

Funeral Director Christine Hodgkinson

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Funeral Director Paul Jolicoeur

Funeral Director Robert (Bob) Nisbett

Image for Kelly Funeral Home Kanata - Mitchell Laframboise, Funeral Director
Funeral Director Mitchell Laframboise

Junior Funeral Director Vanessa Lalonde

Image for Kelly Funeral Home Kanata - Samantha Arnold, Junior Funeral Director
Junior Funeral Director Samantha Arnold

Branch Administrator Claire Beckett

Accessibility

Arbor Memorial Inc. (“Arbor”) is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities by preventing barriers to accessibility and meeting the accessibility requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (“AODA”). 

As part of our commitment, we strive to achieve barrier-free accessibility at all Arbor locations nationally.

If you would like to provide feedback regarding Arbor's Accessibility Services, please visit the "Contact Us" section of this website. Alternatively, you can contact the location Manager by telephone or mail. Arbor's Accessibility Policy is available upon request.