Cole Funeral Chapel purchased a steer from Carter Kern, and a hog from Makenna Kern at the 2016 Chelsea Community Fair.
Other local events we have supported:
We are once again a "Mile-Mark" sponsor for the Chelsea Heart & Sole. This year's race is May 20, 2017. We encourage you to run, walk, or bike in this fun, local event.
Cole Funeral Chapel gives out donuts before the Memorial Day Parade in May each year.
Prior to the the Chelsea Fair Parade, we offered a free hot-dog lunch in the parking lot of the funeral home. 2016 was the third year for the hot dog lunch. As always, we participated in the Chelsea Fair Parade, driving the 1916 Hearse that Don Cole owns.
We hosted and co-sponsored the Chelsea Halloween Costume Judging. (2014, 2015, 2016)
In November, we co-sponsor the Chelsea Community Memorial Service for all families that lost a loved one in the previous year
We were proud to sponsor the Chelsea Boy Scout Breakfast (2014, 2015, 2016).
Chelsea Senior Citizens (Silver Sponsor in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
Allen Cole was chosen as one of the "Men of Chelsea" in the Chelsea Library Annual Calendar (2015). Each month, a prominent citizen was asked to highlight their favorite book, and in September, the funeral home offered free copies of "Mere Christianity" (the book Allen chose).
We were a sponsor of the Classic Car Show at the St. Joseph Parish Festival July 18, 2015.
In June, 2015, Don Cole took our 1916 hand-carved hearse to Chelsea's History Fest.
We co-sponsored the Classic Car Show at the St. Joseph Parish Festival (July 2014).
We purchased a steer at the 4-H fair (July 2014)
Local Groups we support with donations or advertising:
Chelsea Area Players
Chelsea High School Bowling Club
Chelsea Robotics Club
Chelsea Hockey Club
Chelsea High School Theater Guild
Chelsea High School Bands