About Us

Focused on Your Needs

Who We Are and What We Do

Proudly serving St. Catharines and the Niagara region, Butler Funeral Home – Niagara 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.

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

Funeral Home Manager

Katherine Kee

Katherine has been licensed for 31 years and has been with Arbor since 2009. Her father, Wes Kee, built Butler Funeral Home Niagara Chapel and owned Butler Funeral Home Duke St for many years. She is an active member of Kiwanis Club and supporter of Hospice Niagara.  

kkee@arbormemorial.com

Senior Funeral Director / Office Administrator

Laurie Bielby

Laurie was licensed in 1983 and has been with Arbor since 1990. She belongs to the Niagara Business Association, Grantham Lioness, and is the director/secretary with the Niagara Foundation for Children.

lbielby@arbormemorial.com

Pre-Planning Funeral Director

Christopher Climie

Throughout his 15 year career in funeral service, Christopher has worked throughout South Western Ontario.

cclimie@arbormemorial.com

Para Funeral Assistant

Jennifer Mills

Jennifer joined Arbor in 2008. She is an active member and volunteer of the March of Dimes, Post-Polio group Niagara Chapter.

Para Funeral Assistant

Gabrielle Molina

Gabrielle is a grade 12 student at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School and is planning to attend Humber College next year for the Funeral Service Program. Originally from the Phillippines, she is fluent in Tagalog.