Our Fees Itemized: $1495
Our most simple and inexpensive offering. This package includes all of the items required for a direct cremation:
- Essential basic services of the funeral director,
- Securing necessary burial/transfer permit,
- Securing necessary cremation permit,
- Transfer from the institution of death (within CT),
- Sheltering of the remains as necessary,
- Standard transportation to the crematory,
- Alternative cardboard cremation container,
Our fees also include required third party expenses such as:
- Medical Examiner's fee,
- Crematory fee,
Mandatory Fees and Taxes Included
Our package includes the crematory fee, the cost of permits, the medical examiner’s fee and standard transportation.
Fees for Additional Services
You may add to our basic package standard services optional selections on your behalf. You may also purchase items such as an upgraded or keepsake urn and cremation jewelry. Each service and item is individually priced.
Surgical Removal of Pacemaker/Defibrillator $125.00
Removal of pacemakers and defibrillators (which are explosive) is a requirement of the crematory for all cremations.
Human Remains Pouch $35.00
Required for all cremations by state law. Cost is only if not provided by the purchaser or healthcare institution. All Connecticut hospitals provide a remains pouch.
Extra removal technician (when needed) $150.00
Additional removal technicians are required for all residential deaths and all individuals in excess of 225 lbs.
Upgraded Cremation Urns from $50.00
Cremation Jewelry from $45.00
Fees for Handling Cremated Remains from $95
The cost of delivering your selected urn to a local cemetery or your residence is included in the price of our packages, as long as the delivery address is within our service area. For shipping an urn via USPS to an address outside that radius but within the continental USA.