The Family Funeral Home goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral or cremation arrangement you select will include a charge for our professional services. If legal or other requirements mean you must purchase any items that you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral or cremation goods and services you select.
These prices are effective as of January 1, 2018, but are subject to change without notice.
Itemization of Services
These prices are effective as of January 1, 2018.
(subject to change without notice)
Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff
Our charge includes funeral counseling, necessary arrangements, recording vital statistics, securing permits, filing and obtaining death certificates and other forms and claims, preparation of necessary notices, and coordination of service plans with parties involved in the final disposition of the deceased. The fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select. (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials and forwarding or receiving remains.)
Except in certain special cases, embalming is not required by law. Embalming may be necessary, however, if you select certain funeral arrangements, such as a funeral with viewing. If you do not want embalming, you usually have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as direct cremation or immediate burial
Dressing, casketing and cosmetology
Disinfecting/preparation of remains for identification
Special care for autopsied cases
Refrigeration (per day)
Viewing/Visitation at the Funeral Home (or other local facility)
Our service will include use of visitation or viewing rooms per one hour or less including but not limited to family room(s) and reception area, placement of encased remains, display of floral arrangements, parking lot use and assistance and supervision and attendance during the visitation
Funeral Service at the Funeral Home (or other local facility)
Our service will include set up of service rooms per one hour or less including but not limited to family room(s) and reception area, coordinating the funeral arrangements, supervision of funeral, and staff to attend funeral ceremony.
Charge per hour for additional time beyond scheduled viewing and funeral/cremation services as scheduled with funeral staff. Our funeral home allots three hours on day of service for one hour viewing, funeral/cremation service, and committal service. Additional charge per hour after three hours is:
Memorial Service at the Funeral Home (or other local facility)
Our service will include set up of service rooms per one hour or less including but not limited to family room(s) and reception area, coordinating the memorial service arrangements, supervision of memorial service, and staff to attend the service
This charge is for funeral or memorial ceremonies that occur on a weekend or holiday
Graveside Committal Service
Our services include coordinating the service arrangements, local transportation of encased remains or cremains to cemetery, supervision and necessary staff and equipment used to conduct the service
(All vehicles listed below operate with a 25 mile radius / additional @3.00 mi. one way)
Casket coach (hearse)
Flower Car/Clergy Car
Transfer remains to funeral home
Transfer remains of oversize to funeral home
A complete price list for caskets, alternative containers, and outer burial containers will be provided at the funeral home.
This charge includes removal of deceased, basic services of staff, embalming, necessary authorizations and local transportation to airport. (This charge does not include a shipping container, visitation or ceremonies prior to forwarding of remains or airfare charges.)
Receiving remains from another funeral home
This charge includes removal of deceased, basic services of staff, embalming, necessary authorizations and local transportation to airport. (This charge does not include a shipping container, visitation or ceremonies prior to forwarding of remains or airfare charges.
Immediate burial (range of prices)
Our charge for an immediate burial (without ceremony) includes: basic services of funeral director and staff, removal and shelter of remains, local transportation to cemetery and appropriate authorizations.
Immediate burial with container provided by purchaser
Immediate burial with 20 ga. non-gasketed casket
Immediate burial with casket as selected (range of prices)
Direct cremation (range of prices)
Our charge for a direct affordable cremation (without services) includes: basic services of funeral director and staff, a proportionate share of overhead costs, removal of remains, transportation to crematory and temporary container for cremains. If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering). The container we provide is a cardboard container.
Direct cremation with container provided by purchaser
Direct cremation with Cape Alternative cremation container
Direct cremation with crematable casket as selected (range of prices)
If you have questions about affordable cremation and burial options provided by our family funeral home please call 610-921-3121.