Upcoming Events

We are proud to be a part of your community. Below is a list of events, activities and seminars that we are involved in.

December 2019 Events

2019 Winter Coat Drive

Dec 9, 2019 to Jan 13, 2020

Farkas Funeral Home is teaming up with Joliet Leadership Coalition to help collect winter gear for families with Catholic Charities and Morning Star Misson in need this season.


They are asking for New or gently used Winter Coats, Gloves, Scarves, and Hats for Children and Adults.

December 9th-January 13th


Drop off Location:
Farkas Funeral Home
Monday-Friday 9 am-4 pm
Corner of Jefferson and Essington
For weekend availability please call 815-725-0100.

March 2020 Events

Caring By Preparing: Informational Preplanning Seminar

Mar 11, 2020 01:00 PM to Mar 11, 2020 02:00 PM

Join us for a Informational Pre-Planning Seminar presented by Kelly Unruh.  Light refreshments will be provided as we discuss options, frequently asked questions, tour the newly remodeled chapel, and meet the Director Jim Farkas.

Things we will Discuss:

  • What are your options-Cremation to Traditional Burial Services.
  • What you may not know about Pre-Planning.
  • How Pre-planning affects Medicaid.
  • Veterans Benefits.
  • Affordable Payment Plans.

Please R.S.V.P to (815) 725-0100 to reserve your seat (SEATING IS LIMITED).