Plan a Funeral : General Price List

These prices are effective as of August 1, 2010 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 $1,390.00
Our services include: 24-hour availability of licensed personnel; staff and facilities to respond to initial requests for service; staff and facilities for the arrangement conference with responsible part(y)(ies) to plan services desired; coordinating service plans with clergy, cemetery and/or crematory, and/or other parties involved in the final disposition of the deceased; securing and filing necessary permits and authorizations; preparing and placing notices and obituaries in selected newspapers and/or on selected radio stations; all record-keeping and services of business office staff; pro-rated portion of basic overhead expenses.

This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select. (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials and forward or receiving remains.

This fee is non-declinable.

Embalming $705.00
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.

It is the policy of our firm that unembalmed remains will not be allowed in our chapel for public viewing or open casket visitation.

Other Preparations
Normal dressing, casketing and cosmetology $300.00
Dressing of unembalmed body $65.00
Casketing/encasement of unembalmed body $60.00
Washing and Disinfecting Unembalmed Remains $60.00

Transfer of Remains to the Funeral Home
(Within a 15 mile radius, beyond this is $2.00 per one-way mile)
$245.00

Use of Facilities, Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Our Facility
Use of facilities and staff for visitation at the funeral home up to a four-hour period $450.00
Visitation of four to six hours at the funeral home $675.00
Visitation over six hours at the funeral home (per additional hour) $115.00
Private viewing at the funeral home restricted to immediate family (spouse, children and spouses, grandchildren) $115.00
Use of facilities and staff for funeral ceremony at the funeral home $475.00
Use of facilities and staff for memorial service at the funeral home $355.00

Use of Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Another Facility
Use of equipment and staff for visitaition off-premises for up to a four hour perior $450.00
Visitation off-premises of four to six hours $675.00
Visitation off premises over six hours (per additional hour) $115.00
Use of equipment at staff for funeral ceremony off-premises $475.00
Use of equipment and staff for memorial services off-premises $355.00
Use of equipment and staff for graveside services $230.00
Use of equipment and staff for cemetery services of cremated remains $230.00

Automotive Equipment
Use of funeral coach for transporting casket
(Beyond 25 miles is charged at $2.40 per one-way mile)
$235.00
Lead car/Clergy car for funeral procession
(Beyond 25 miles is charged at $2.00 per one-way mile)
$120.00
Other automotive equipment for service related errands/deliveries
(Beyond 6 miles is charged at $1.90 per one-way mile)
$100.00

Cremation fee of Kettle Moraine Cremations $300.00

Direct Cremation
Direct Cremation $1,945.00
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.

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).

Immediate Burial
Immediate Burial $2,475.00
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 $2,730.00
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 $2,045.00
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.

Registers, Cards and Programs
Acknowledgement Cards (per box)
(Cards are available in boxes of 25 with matching envelopes)
$15.00
Visitors Register $75.00
Prayer cards / Memorial folders
(price per 50)
$10.00
Cross / Crucifix
(Cross or Crucifix for display in the back panel of the casket. Following the services, the cross/cruficix is presented tot he family)
$25.00
Temporary Metal Grave Marker $40.00
Convenience Package
(Includes visitors register, prayer cards, acknowledgement cards and cross/crucifix)
$150.00
Misc 4
(Custom printed memorial folders with pictures (price each))
$0.35

Miscellaneous
Refrigeration (per day) $75.00
Rental Casket $965.00
Questions? Call us (262) 334-2301