Community Events

‘Dine with a Doc’ Program Connects Audiologist to Community

On Tuesday July 21, Marwell sponsored a Dine with a Doc program which takes place every other month at the Casey Senior Center on Central Avenue. The program assists older residents with how to make more informed choices on specific topics related to their health.

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Markwell Funeral Home Takes Part in Senior Citizen Prom

Prom season typically takes place in the spring season for many high schools across the country, but recently Markwell & Son Funeral Home in Casey, IL got to be a part of a special prom event that took place in middle of summer.

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Veterans Honored at 4th of July Event

For many people, the Fourth of July is about fireworks and food. But while these are two ways to celebrate the holiday, it’s important to remember that it’s a patriotic day, one to remind us of our independence and what it is to be an American.

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Markwell Contributes to Summer Reading Program

Summer is just around the corner, which means school will be out soon for many kids in the region. One thing many families struggle with is what to do to keep children engaged during these more relaxing months. Luckily, Casey Township Library has something planned for the entire family in the form of its Summer Reading Program.

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Easter in the Park Event Held by Local Chamber of Commerce

In addition to Markwell’s funeral home services, we also like to be in touch with the local community. Most recently, Markwell’s funeral director intern Millie Malone was involved in a local Chamber of Commerce event. On April 4th, an Easter in the Park event for kids ages 1 to 10 took place at Fairview Park in Casey, IL.

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Spill The Beans- January 2015

A local leader in funeral home services, Markwell & Son prides itself on giving back to Casey’s senior community. The funeral home co-sponsored a special event with the Senior Education Ministries. Called ‘Spill the Beans with a Tax Preparer,’ the program was designed to educate seniors about their tax planning and investment options.

For more information, contact Markwell at (217) 932-2131 or email