Obituaries

Wayne Hearn
B: 1949-04-06
D: 2018-02-17
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Hearn, Wayne
Pam Good
B: 1952-07-10
D: 2018-02-16
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Good, Pam
Charles Vince
B: 1943-05-17
D: 2018-02-15
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Vince, Charles
Norma McKenney
B: 1934-11-26
D: 2018-02-12
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McKenney, Norma
Mary Sofalvi
B: 1937-10-21
D: 2018-02-11
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Sofalvi, Mary
Johan Enns
B: 1942-06-13
D: 2018-02-07
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Enns, Johan
Margaret Millman
B: 1934-05-22
D: 2018-02-07
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Millman, Margaret
Evelyn (Lyn) Shieck
B: 1922-09-10
D: 2018-02-06
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Shieck, Evelyn (Lyn)
Keneth Smith
B: 1948-08-15
D: 2018-02-05
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Smith, Keneth
Linda Mole
B: 1952-06-01
D: 2018-02-05
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Mole, Linda
Richard Collison
B: 1954-04-04
D: 2018-02-02
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Collison, Richard
Leone Passmore
B: 1925-07-22
D: 2018-02-01
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Passmore, Leone
Marion Abbott
B: 1929-06-12
D: 2018-01-31
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Abbott, Marion
Joseph Daradics
B: 1950-12-02
D: 2018-01-30
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Daradics, Joseph
Alice Bennett
B: 1940-01-11
D: 2018-01-29
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Bennett, Alice
Ken Roesch
B: 1931-11-12
D: 2018-01-25
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Roesch, Ken
Katharina Emrich
B: 1919-11-04
D: 2018-01-24
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Emrich, Katharina
Larry Foster
B: 1956-06-08
D: 2018-01-24
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Foster, Larry
Wilma Kent
B: 1927-05-25
D: 2018-01-22
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Kent, Wilma
McDonald "Don" Millman
B: 1931-02-03
D: 2018-01-21
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Millman, McDonald "Don"
Heather Simmons
B: 1951-11-09
D: 2018-01-21
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Simmons, Heather

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DIRECT CREMATION COST

We have taken a closer look at what the public wants in their cremation services.  As such we have been able to reduce our previous cremation prices to be competitive with other Cremation Companies.

Prices effective current price list - January 18, 2018

Direct Cremation

 

A Direct Cremation includes all necessary documentation, staffing and vehicles.  Our direct cremation service includes assistance with an obituary notice.  No visitation or funeral service to be held.

 

Professional and Staff Services

Cost

Basic Fees and co-ordinating rites and ceremonies

$ 400.00*

Documentation – 6 Proofs of Death

$ 145.00*

Initial Transportation of remains

$ 200.00*

Basic preparation of remains

$ 100.00*

Facilities for shelter/preparation/embalming

$ 250.00*

Transfer vehicle

$ 100.00*

Direct Cremation Pricing

(Professional Services only)

     $ 1,195.00*

Cremation Receptacle (Cardboard).......     $ 100.00 *

* H.S.T...........................................    $ 168.35

Disbursements made on your behalf:

Cremation Fee( tax included)...............    $ 649.75

Coroner's Fee (no Tax)........................    $ 75.00

Death Registration (no Tax).................     $ 20.00

TOTAL................................... $ 2,208.10


 

Cardboard receptacle is our most affordable option for a cremation receptacle.  Other cremation caskets can be used but the price will then change dependent on casket selected.

Additional Services and Supplies such as the cost of newspaper notices, a cremation receptacle upgrade, purchase of an urn, vault or additional cash disbursements if selected will be extra.

 

Call without obligation or pick up a copy of our Price List anytime at our Funeral Home, we are always here available to answer questions or concerns you may have.  We also have all our urns and cremation receptacles on premises for you to look at.  Sometimes a picture just doesn't capture the beauty and uniqueness of some of our urns.We also have a great selection of beautiful, reasonably priced urns, urn jewelry and scattering tubes on premises for you to view.

 

Cremation Choices

If the body is cremated ...

1. The remains can be stored by the family — and perhaps kept on display — in an urn or other container.

2. You may take the remains in the simple plastic container supplied by the crematory and distribute ("scatter") them in or over an appropriate location.

3. The remains can be placed in a niche within a columbarium.

4. The remains can be buried in the ground in a regular plot or in a smaller cremation plot.

5. The remains can be entombed in a crypt within a mausoleum.

Why people choose cremation

Here are some other reasons you might choose cremation:

Cremation is traditional in your family, religious group, or geographical area

You prefer the body to be returned quickly and cleanly to the elements

Many people believe that a cremated body becomes one with nature more quickly.

You have environmental concerns

Perhaps you are worried about the use of valuable land for cemetery space, or believe it is wrong to fill the ground with materials that won't erode ... metal coffins and concrete vaults.

You want to keep the costs down

Selecting cremation does not mean, however, that you will have an inexpensive funeral.

You might still choose a casket and/or a viewing, and/or decide to have the cremated remains buried in the ground or placed in a columbarium. These choices can bring your costs up to those of a traditional funeral.

 

 

The options are available to have the type of service you choose.