Proko-Wall Funeral Home Hosting Veterans' Picnic
Proko-Wall Funeral Home & Crematory will hold a Recognition Ceremony on Saturday, September 8, 2018, at Josten Park in Bellevue to honor men and women who have given so much for our community. This free event to honor active and retired military veterans, police officers, and fire/rescue personnel, will begin at 11 a.m. and end at 3 p.m. Jerry Volelker's Polka Band will offer lively entertainment and a picnic lunch will be served. Register now by logging into www.prokowall.com or on our facebook page.
Race Van Pay joins the staff of Proko-Wall
Proko-Wall Funeral Home is partnering with McMahon Funeral Home in Luxemburg for the apprenticeship of Race Van Pay. Race graduated from Denmark High School in 2017, and is currently attending NWTC. He plans on attending mortuary school in 2019. The Van Pay family is well-known in local racing circuits, and Race is no exception. He drives the 00JR IMCA modified at local dirt tracks. Please join the staff at Proko-Wall and McMahon funeral director Kathy Anderson in wishing Race well when you see him at the funeral home.
Proko-Wall staff supports Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Awareness
Proko-Wall staff will be supporting mental health and suicide prevention by participating in or donating to two upcoming walks in the Green Bay area. The National Alliance on Mental Illness will hold their annual NAMIWalks on September 22 at Green Isle Park. NAMIWalk is celebrating its 16th anniversary and is the alliance's major fundraiser. When you walk or donate, you join the movement to raise awareness of mental illness and assist individuals in our community currently struggling with mental illness. Go to www.namiwalks.org to register. Be the Light Walk is September 15th at the KI Convention center. This walk aims to reduce the stigma and prevent suicide. Your participation helps with suicide awareness, prevention, and postvention in Brown County. Go to http://thedriven.net/bethelight.race-reg/ to register. To view more on social media see #JoinTheMovement and @bethelightwalk!