Plan a Funeral : General Price List

These prices are effective as of January 19, 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 $2,105.00
The basic services of the funeral Director and staff is a fee that we charge every family for our professional expertise in assisting them with their preferences. It includes a proportionate share of the taxes, licenses, maintenance, insurance and other business expenses required to serve the public on a twenty-four hour basis. Our charge includes but is not limited to; consultation with the family, administrative and clerical services, preparation of the death certificate for verification by the attending physician or coroner, consultation with the cemetery, crematory, or common carrier, assistance with union or insurance papers, and the writing and submitting of obituary and service notices to newspapers you select. (A proportionate share of this fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, direct burials, and forwarding and receiving of remains.)

Embalming $475.00
Except in certain cases, law does not require embalming. Embalming may be necessary, however if you select a funeral with viewing. If you do not want embalming, you usually have the right to select an arrangement, which does not require you to pay for it, such as direct burial.

Other Preparations
Washing, disinfection, dressing, cosmetizing, hair and casketing $190.00
Dressing unembalmed body $95.00
Washing and Disinfecting Unembalmed Remains $95.00

Transfer of decedent from home, hospital or other location within Amador and Calaveras Counties $515.00

Use of Facilities, Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Our Facility
Viewing/visitation $85.00
Preparation of unembalmed body for up to 1 hour private viewing/ID $95.00
Funeral Ceremony $575.00
Memorial Service $575.00

Use of Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Another Facility
Viewing/visitation $85.00
Funeral Ceremony $575.00
Director to assist at Memorial service in an outside facility $215.00
Graveside Service $300.00

Automotive Equipment
Hearse and driver
(Amador and Calavaras Counties)
$415.00
Procurement Vehicle
(Amador and Calaveras Counties)
$200.00
Flower Car/Utility Vehicle
(Amador and Calavaras Counties)
$125.00

Cremation Fee $200.00

Direct Cremation
Direct Cremation $2,105.00
These prices include the limited services of funeral director and staff, local removal during normal business hours, and transportation to local crematory. They DO NOT include the cost of cremation, viewing, ceremony, nor a permanent urn or alternative container.
If you would like to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like heavy cardboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering) or pouches of canvas.
A. Direct cremation with container provided by purchaser. $2105
B. Direct cremation with FTC container.
$2175.69
C. Direct cremation with minimum cremation casket.
$2703.12

Immediate Burial
Immediate Burial $2,105.00
These prices include the limited services of the funeral director and staff, local removal during normal business hours and local transportation to place of interment. They DO NOT include viewing, ceremony nor cemetery expenses.
A. Direct burial with casket provided by purchaser $2,105
B. Direct burial with minimum burial casket $3078.31

Forwarding of Remains to another Funeral Home $1,695.00
This price includes the limited services of funeral director and staff, local removal during normal business hours, embalming, minimum shipping container, necessary authorizations, transportation to Sacramento airport, but does NOT include shipping charges, visitation or any rites prior to shipping.

Receiving of Remains from another Funeral Home $1,395.00
This price includes the limited services of funeral director and staff and transportation to local place of interment.

Registers, Cards and Programs
Visitors Register $55.00
Memorial Folders $45.00
Assorted Image Prayer Cards (100) $45.00
8-1/2 X11 Color both sides 100 copies
(Each additional copy over 100 is $1.50)
$280.00
8-1/2 X11 Color one side 100 copies
(Each additional copy over 100 is $1.05)
$230.00
8-1/2 X 5-1/2 Color both sides 100 copies
(Each additional copy over 100 is $0.85)
$200.00
8-1/2 X 5-1/2 Color one side 100 copies
(Each additional copy over 100 is $0.85)
$160.00
Video Tribute $325.00
Floral Arrangement $200.00
Floral Arrangement $150.00
Floral Arrangement $100.00
Additional Refrigeration
(Remains not called for within 24 hours of notification will incur this fee per day)
$50.00
Opening/Closing Single grave $1,195.00
Opening/Closing Single Urn grave
(with tent and chair setup add $125)
$250.00
Opening/Closing Infant grave
(to five (5) years)
$700.00
Opening/Closing Youth grave
(five (5) years to 5'0)
$500.00
Disinterment $1,695.00

Miscellaneous
Refrigeration $475.00
Rental Casket $1,095.00
Cemetery tent and chair set-up, lowering device $375.00