Forwarding of Deceased to Another Funeral Home
This includes the transferring the deceased from their place of death, basic services of funeral director, embalming, basic shipping container, filing and securing necessary authorizations, and transportation to local airport. This does not include any facility or staff usage for viewing or ceremony prior to forwarding of the deceased. Please note that any transportation other than local beyond a 15 mile radius will require additional fees.
Receiving of Deceased from Another Funeral Home
This includes transferring the deceased to our funeral home from the sending mortuary, temporary shelter of the deceased, necessary services of staff in coordinating local arrangements, transporting the deceased to a local cemetery or crematory, & supervision of the final disposition. This fee does not include any facility or staff usage for viewing or ceremony prior to the final disposition taking place.
Our charge for an immediate burial with attendant funeral rites at a cemetery includes transferring and sheltering of the deceased, the basic services of the funeral director and staff, local transportation to a cemetery, and supervision of the interment process.
If you desire to arrange a direct cremation, you may use an unfinished wooden box or an alternative container. Alternative containers can be made of materials like heavy cardboard or composition materials (with or without outside coverings), or pouches of canvas. Our charge for a direct cremation, without any attendant funeral rites or ceremonies includes the transfer and temporary shelter of the deceased prior to the cremation, the basic services of the funeral director and staff & securing authorizations, and transportation to the crematory.