Plan a Funeral : General Price List

These prices are effective as of October 17, 2012 and are subject to change without notice.

The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy any items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the goods and services you selected.


Basic Services of the Funeral Director and Staff $1,895.00
The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy any items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral goods and services you selected.

This list does not include prices for certain items that you may ask us to buy for you, such as musicians, cemetery or crematory services, flowers and newspaper notices. The prices for these items will be shown on your bill or the statement describing the funeral goods and services you selected. In some cases we charge you for our services in buying these items or arranging these services.

The survivor of the deceased who is handling the funeral arrangements, or the responsible party, is entitled to receive, prior to the drafting of any contract, a copy of any agreement that has been signed and paid for, in full or in part, by or on behalf of the deceased, and that is in the possession of the funeral establishment.

Embalming $650.00
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. (California state law requires embalming or refrigeration of deceased if held for more than 24 hours after time of death.)

Other Preparations
Other Preparation of the Body $400.00
Refrigeration (required by law after 24 hours) This charge is for a three-day period, $65.00 for each day thereafter $650.00
Donor or Autopsy Repair $435.00
Topical Disinfection, No Embalming $275.00

Transfer of Remains to the Funeral Home
(within a radius of 25 miles)
$795.00

Use of Facilities, Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Our Facility
Viewing/Visitation for One Evening $550.00
Use of Facilities & Staff for Funeral Ceremony $990.00
Vigil Service or Additional Service $450.00

Use of Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Another Facility
Use of Equipment & Staff for Graveside Service $795.00

Automotive Equipment
Funeral Coach (Hearse & Driver)
(within 25 miles)
$450.00
Limousine and Driver
(within 25 miles)
$450.00
Service Vehicle/Flower Vehicle $190.00

Cremation Fee $190.00

Direct Cremation
Direct Cremation $1,495.00
This includes bringing the person who passed away to our funeral home. Not an off site "storage or rented" facility that others use; The crematory fee, cremation container that is required for the decedent to be transported to the crematory and a durable plastic container which will hold the cremated remains.

Immediate Burial
Immediate Burial $2,840.00
Our charge for an immediate burial (without ceremony) includes: basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; removal of remains; and local transportation to the cemetery.

Forwarding of Remains to another Funeral Home $1,480.00
Our charge includes: basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; removal of remains; embalming; or other preparation of remains, if relevant; and local transportation.

Receiving of Remains from another Funeral Home $1,225.00
Our charge includes: basic services of the funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; care of remains; transportation of remains to funeral home and to cemetery or crematory.