Cremation Service Option #3

Direct Cremation – This sample type of service is for those families that prefer simplicity.  There are no formal calling/visitation hours, funeral or memorial service. Cremation takes place after all the necessary legal documents are secured

Transfer of remains from place of death to the funeral home, including personnel, equipment and vehicle
         (local within 30 miles)
Basic Arrangements$1095.00
Service car to crematory$300.00
Alternative Container (Fiberboard Cremation container)$45.00

Total Funeral Home Charges *$1765.00

There are cash advance item charges in addition to the funeral home charges.  Cash advance items are third party purchases made on behalf of the family. These charges include, but are not limited to the following:  Crematory charges (Approximately $425.00), certified copies of the death certificate and newspaper notices.

Cremation urns are available, but are not required by law.
Cremation urn prices range from $150.00 to $1,100.00.
An urn vault selection is recommended for ground burials, but are not required by law.  Urn vault prices range from $700.00 to $1,400.00. Some cemeteries require urn vaults.

There are charges for cash advance items in addition to funeral home charges. Cash advances are third party purchases made on behalf of the family. Some examples of cash advance items include, but are not limited to, the following: Crematory (appriximately $425.00), clergy/church honoraria, certified copies of death certificate, hairdressing, organist, soloist, florist, mewspaper notices.
If you have any questions or would like a general price list mailed to you, please call us at your convenience at (607) 785-0411 or email us at