Our charge for a direct cremation (without ceremony) includes: basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; removal of remains; transportation to crematory, necessary authorizations; and cremation if relevant. Also included is the procurement of necessary authorizations.
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 containers we provide are a fiberboard container.
This charge does not include a cremation container or a cremated remains container, or the use of facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony, public or private, prior to cremation.
Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering.) The containers we provide are unfinished wood boxes and fiberboard boxes.
A. Cremation package with cremation container provided by purchaser. (Crematory reserves right to refuse containers not suitable for cremation.). Containers must be leak-resistant.
B. Cremation package with cardboard container selected from our Funeral Home
C. Cremation package with casket selected from our Funeral Home