GENERAL PRICE LIST
EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 9TH, 2016 – FD891
“PRIOR TO DRAFTING ANY CONTRACT FOR GOODS AND SERVICES, THE RESPONSIBLE PARTY OR THE DECEDENT’S SURVIVORS WHO IS HANDLING THE FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS IS ENTITLED TO RECEIVE A COPY OF ANY PRENEED AGREEMENT IN THE POSSESSION OF THE FUNERAL ESTABLISHMENT THAT HAS BEEN SIGNED AND PAID FOR, IN FULL OR IN PART, BY OR ON BEHALF OF THE DECEDENT.”
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON FUNERAL, CEMETERY, AND CREMATION MATTERS CONTACT: DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS CEMETERY & FUNERAL BUREAU, 1625 MARKET BLVD STE B-208 SACRAMENTO, CA 95834 1-800-952-5210
Payment of funeral accounts may be made by cash, check or credit card at the time of arrangements. Outside insurance assignments are acceptable after verification of proceeds by our office. There will be a $375.00 processing fee for outside insurance assignments ( other than funeral preneed insurance), estate or probate. Extended credit should be made with your respective bank or financial institution. All arrangements for payment are to be completed prior to any services.
The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only 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.
|DEPT. OF CONSUMER AFFAIR FEE||$8.50|
|Basic Services of Funeral Director, staff and overhead.
Our services include: conducting the arrangements conference; planning the funeral; consulting with family and clergy; shelter of remains, coordinating the cemetery, crematory, or other third parties. In addition, this fee includes a proportionate share of our basic overhead costs. 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 forwarding or receiving remains.)
|Minimum Services of Funeral Director staff and overhead.
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 a 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.
Cosmetics, hair styling, dressing & casketing, washing and disinfecting of unembalmed remains for private viewing or identification.
|Restorative cosmetics (per hour)||$125.00|
|Transfer remains to Funeral Home
(within 25-mile radius) Beyond this radius we charge$ 3.75 per mile
|Use of Facility and Staff for viewing At the Funeral Home||$475.00|
|Private viewing for immediate family 15 minutes only (not embalmed )||$350.00|
|Use of Facility and Staff for Funeral Ceremony At the Funeral Home||$475.00|
|Use of Equipment and staff for Ceremony||$4755.00|
|Use of Facility and Staff for Memorial Service At the Funeral Home||$475.00|
|Use of Equipment and Staff for Graveside Service||$475.00|
|Forwarding of remains to another funeral home
Our charge includes: Basic services of the funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; removal of the remains; embalming or other preparation of remains, if relevant; errand vehicle, ( transportation and airfare to ailJ)ort not included).
|Receiving of remains from another funeral home
Our charge includes; Basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; errand vehicle, transportation to funeral home, (mileage from airport not included) transportation to local cemetery( within 25 miles).
Our charge for a direct cremation (without ceremony) includes; basic services of the funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; refrigeration of remains; transportation to crematory, cremation, service vehicle, necessary authorizations.
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 fiberboard or cardboard.
|$1950.00 to $2545.00|
Our charge for a direct burial (without ceremony) includes; basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; removal of remains; refrigeration, other preparation of remains, hearse, and local transportation to cemetery within San Luis Obispo County.
|$1925.00 to $2920.00|
|OTHER SERVICES AVAILABLE|
|Additional fee for Saturday or Sunday service||$550.00|
|Additional fee for Holiday service||$600.00|
|Use of crematory (UP TO 300 LBS)||$600.00|
|Oversized crematory fee (301 to 500 lb) including container additional per lb||$3.50|
|Identification prior to cremation ( on cot only)||$350.00|
|Rush cremation ( cremains returned 48 hours or less with filed permit) additional||$600.00|
|Packaging and shipping of cremains||$125.00|
|Use of refrigeration facility (maximum of 5 days) An additional$ 50.00 per day thereafter||$350.00|
|Use of errand/utility vehicle (beyond 25-mile radius an additional$ 3.75 per mile)||$150.00|
|One box of acknowledgement cards||$10.00|
|Memorial Folders per 100 or part thereof||$45.00|
|Air tray container for casketed remains on airlines||$275.00|
|Air Combo unit for human remains on airlines||$275.00|
|Scattering of cremains at sea||$175.00|
|Alternative containers from||$25.00 to $995.00|
|Adult Casket ranges||$125.00|
|Urn vaults||$115.00 to $1055.00|
|Headstones-Memorial Markers from||$995.00 to $3495.00|
|Removal of pacemaker, breast implants, any implanted device, etc.||$250.00|
|After hour/weekends staff for organ or harvest donations||$350.00|
|Outside use of prep room||$1500.00|
|Permit filing fee (state charge)||$12.00|
|Death certificates (each certified copy state fee)||$21.00|
|Man and van for transportation outside of local area||$250.00|
|Process and handling fee for cremations||$35.00|
|Granite Memorial Markers
Double Size = 42″x l5″ or 36″ x 12″ Single Size = 24″ x 12″
Each single memorial allows 35 characters.
Tax and setting fees are not included in the memorial price.
|from $995.00 to $1895.00|