John Laframboise is General Manager of six Kelly Funeral Homes in Ottawa, who celebrated 45 years of service on September 4, 2016. John has served on numerous boards in Ottawa and Ontario. An Honours Graduate of Funeral Service at Humber College Toronto he has earned the designation of Certified Funeral Service Practitioner (CFSP) from the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice, Inc. He assumed the role as Chair of Hospice Care Ottawa on September 26, 2016. He is Past Chair of Hospice Care Ottawa Volunteer Council, was a member of the Hospice Ottawa West Capital Campaign Cabinet and is currently representing the board on the "Building Management Committee." He is a Past Chair of the Board of Funeral Services (Ontario) and was appointed by the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario as a Public Member to the Council of the Ontario College of Pharmacists (appointment completed). John enjoys cottage time in the Gatineau Hills, gardening and reading. His wife Candice is a retired Pharmacist and they have two adult children, Jennifer and Mitchell.