Home funeral costs

                        COSTS of BURIAL or CREMATION

All expenses are the responsibility of the family of the deceased or their estate. Costs vary greatly and may be higher than quoted. Local cemetery fees are higher on weekends and holidays, and for non-residents. Some commercial providers charge transportation, administration or other fees.

In 2017, excluding taxes, approximate costs START at:

Coffin                                                                $275.00  The Last Wishes Society keeps a supply on hand
Grave space in New Denver Cemetery       $150.00   Non Resident $400.00
Opening and Closing the Grave                   $350.00
Ash burial                                                         $90.00

There are also additional charges for after hour, weekend and holiday burials.

Urn                                                                     check with person selling urn
Cremation                                                         $ 950.00+ can vary depending on provider
Embalming (rarely required)                        $ 460   Check with local funeral director.