General Price List

The goods and services shown below are those we provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral 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 funeral goods and services you selected.

Services of Funeral Director and Staff and Overhead  

$ 600.00

Our fee for the services of funeral director and staff and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select.  (This fee is already included in our charges for basic cremation, immediate burials and forwarding or receiving remains.)  

This fee includes the following:

Personnel available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to respond to initial call, Arrangement conference, coordinating service plans with cemetery, crematory, and/or other parties involved in the final disposition of the decedent, preparation of necessary forms for governmental agencies, also covers overhead, including facility maintenance, equipment and inventory costs, liability insurance and governmental compliance costs.

Embalming  $700.00 

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.

Other Preparation of the Body  $200.00

Includes reconstructive restoration when necessary, dressing and casketing, hair dressing.

A. Washing and disinfecting remains when no embalming ....................................... $100.00

B. Dressing and casketing unembalmed remains...................................................... $150.00

C. Special care of autopsied remains ......................................................................... $200.00

D. Hair Dressing ........................................................................................................... $  50.00

E. Removal of pacemaker or other medical device .................................................... $  50.00

Use of Facilities, Equipment and Staff 

A. Use of Equipment and staff for visitation ........................................................................  $ 395.00

• Evening prior or day of service

• Private family viewing at the funeral home (up to 12 people for one hour).......... $ 100.00

B. Use of Equipment and staff for funeral or memorial service, and additional services........ $ 450.00

• Use of Equipment and staff for graveside services ...............................................  $250.00

• Memorial Graveside Service (Cremation) ...............................................................  $200.00

• Saturday and Holiday overtime charge ..................................................................  $200.00

• Refrigeration of remains (per day) ..........................................................................  $100.00

• Shelter of remains - per day (after 3 days) ..............................................................  $  75.00

Automotive Equipment 

(Add $ 2.25 for each mile outside 50 mile local service radius)

Transfer of Remains to Funeral Home (Within 50 miles local service radius) ........................  $ 300.00

Funeral Coach at funeral home/church (Within 50 miles local service radius) .....................   $ 150.00

Limousine/Family Car ($130.00 per hour, 3 hour minimum charge)                                                

TOTAL Standard Itemized Service Charge ......................................................................  $2,795.00

Funeral Merchandise 

Caskets (A complete list will be provided by the funeral home) ........................  $ 695.00 to $ 3,495.00

Outer Burial Containers (A complete list will be provided by the funeral home) $ 950 .00 to $ 3,295.00

Alternative Cremation Containers .......................................................................  $130.00 - $695.00

Rental Casket – including casket liner ..................................................................................  $695.00

(for viewing prior to cremation)

Cremation Urns .................................................................................................  $ 35.00 to $ 450.00

Air Tray - Required by airline for shipment of casket .......................................................... $ 150.00

Air Combo Unit - Required by airline for shipment of decedent  ......................................... $ 250.00

Memorial Merchandise and Services 

A.  Register Book (included with traditional packages)........................................ $  35.00

B.   Acknowledgment Cards (per/25) (included with traditional packages) ........ $  10.00

C.   Funeral Programs - color (per/100) - Standard, 4.5x5.5, 2 pictures ............. $  95.00 ($ 30.00 per extra 50) 

1.   Design Fee (for other than standard design) .................................................. $  25.00

2.   Oversize Programs - color (per/100) - 5.5x8.5, 2 pictures ............................ $120.00 ($ 40.00 per extra 50)

D. Burial Clothing ................................................................................. $    2.75 to $ 200.00

E.   Crucifix ............................................................................................................... $  35.00

F.   Digital Audio Recording of Funeral Services (w/one CD) ................................. $  50.00 (CDs $5 each)

G. Digital Audio Recording for Evening and Funeral Sevice (w/one CD) ............... $150.00 (CDs $5 each)

H. Floral Arrangements and Packages .......................................................... The goods and services shown below are those we provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral 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 funeral goods and services you selected.nbsp; 45.00 and up

I.    Assistance in writing, scanning photographs and submitting an obituary  The goods and services shown below are those we provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral 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 funeral goods and services you selected.nbsp; 75.00

J.    Insurance assignment ........................................................................................ $150.00

K.   Memorial Markers and Headstones ......................  Determined by choice of Memorial

Other Funeral Services 

Forwarding Remains To Another Funeral Home/Mortuary ................................................  $ 950.00

This charge includes removal of remains, necessary services of staff, embalming, necessary authorizations 
and local transportation to airport. Shipping container is required.

Note: This charge does not include visitation, rites, or ceremonies prior to forwarding of the body. 
           The cost of other than local transportation in vehicle of funeral home is $2.25 per mile.

Receiving of Remains From Another Funeral Home/Mortuary ..........................................  $ 850.00

This charge includes basic services of staff, local transportation from airport or commercial carrier, temporary 
shelter of remains and care of deceased, coordination with cemetery, suppliers or crematory, filing necessary 
permits and documents and local transportation within 50 miles.

Immediate Burials .........................................................................................  $ 950.00 to $ 4,445.00

Our charge for an immediate burial, without any attendant rites or ceremonies, includes removal and shelter of remains, local transportation to the cemetery, necessary services of staff and authorization.

A. Immediate burial with casket provided by purchaser........................... $ 950.00

B. Immediate burial with cloth covered casket ......................................  $1,645.00

C. Immediate burial with casket selected from our funeral home............. $1,945.00 to $4,445.00

Direct Cremations ...................................................................................................................  $620.00

Our charge for a direct cremation without any attendant rites or ceremonies includes removal of remains,

local transportation to crematory, necessary services of staff and authorization. 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 authorized by the crematory we use like cardboard, fiberboard

or unfinished wood box.

Direct cremation with container provided by purchaser .............................................  $620.00

Direct cremation with minimum alternative container and temporary utility urn .......  $785.00

Cremation only when preceded by traditional funeral service ....................................  $250.00

Shipping and handling of cremated remains via registered mail .................................  $  125.00

Additional charge for staff services and/or use of facilities for family member viewings, body donations or other items not included in the above charges ............................................ per hour $100.00

Expedited Cremation (Standard Cremation is 4 business days after completion of documents) $150.00

Witness Cremation ...................................................................................................  $250.00

Large person cremation ................................................................... (over 300/500) $ 250.00 - $450.00

Infant Cremation ....................................................................................................  $ 50.00

Concerning Children’s Services

 In addition to the charges for merchandise and outside services needed for children’s burial, our charges 

for youth services are based on a percentage of the standard professional fees for a traditional funeral service.  Cremation at cost.

A. Still birth to one year:  No Charge for Traditional Funeral Service fee

B. One year to six years:  45% of the Traditional Funeral Service fee.

C. Six years to 12 years:  75% of the Traditional Funeral Service fee

Mechandise:  (casket/vault combination at $25 over cost to cover shipping charges.)

Payment Policy

Serenity Funeral Home has established a uniform payment policy to serve all families fairly. This payment policy enables us to contain our costs and requires that all financial arrangements be completed one full day before the service time or the use of our merchandise or property. We accept cash, personal checks, cashier checks, and the major credit cards.