General Price List

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General Price List 
(prices subject to change without notice)

March 1, 2019

The goods and services shown below are those we can 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 of Funeral Director and Staff. If legal or other requirements mean you must purchase 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. This list does not include prices for certain items that you may ask us to purchase for you, such as airline charges,cemetery or crematory services, certified copies of the death record, flowers and newspaper notices, etc. The prices for those cash advance items will be shown on your bill or the statement describing the funeral goods and services you selected.

 

Service Description

Price

Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff

$1,899.00

 

This fee, for our basic services includes, but is not limited to our personnel available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to respond to your initial request for services and to respond to your needs;conducting the arrangement conference; planning the funeral;consulting with the family and clergy; sheltering of remains;preparing and filing the necessary authorizations and permits;coordinating with the cemetery, crematory or other third party. In addition, this fee includes a proportionate share of our overhead costs including such items as professional licensing; legal and accounting fees; insurance; building and utility expenses;equipment and inventory expenses; maintenance; taxes and other administrative 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 forwarding or receiving remains.)

     

Embalming

$899.00

 

Except in certain 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.

     

Dressing, Cosmetology, and Placement of Remains in Casket

$360.00

 

Preparation of Unembalmed Remains for Private Family Viewing

$299.00

 

If embalming is not selected, this charge includes: removing remains from our refrigeration unit, bathing, disinfecting, any precautionary set up for family viewing, use and placement of remains in a state room, and placement of remains back into our refrigeration unit.

     

Additional Preparation of Autopsied Remains

$179.00

 

If a medical examination is completed, this charge will be added to the normal embalming charge for special care that is required as a result of the medical examination.

     

Immediate Burial

$1,899.00

 

Our charge for immediate burial includes: a proportionate share of our basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; transfer of remains; and transportation to a local cemetery. This charge does not include the use of facility and staff for any visitation, any ceremony, any service at the grave, public or private, prior to burial.

     

Forwarding of Remains to Another Funeral Home

$1,999.00

 

Our charge for fowarding of remains includes: the intial removal; basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead cost; embalming and transportation to local shipping point. This charge does not include shipping charges by common carrier, shipping container, dressing, casketing,cosmetics or any type of viewing, visitation or ceremony prior to shipment.

     

Receiving of Remains from another Funeral Home

$1,799.00

 

Our charge for receiving of remains includes: the initial removal from local airport; basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead cost; care of remains and transportation to a local cemetery. This charge does not include a casket, dressing of the deceased, a visitation or any other ceremony.

     

Direct Cremation with Alternative Container*

$1,199.00

 

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 from place of deathtransportation to crematory (crematory is located at Ramsey Funeral Home); filing of necessary authorizations; 48 hours of refrigeration; and the cremation fee itself. If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you may 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 a combustible fiberboard container or a combustible unfinished wood box (cardboard). (*$999.00 At-Need Arrangements Made Online Only*)

     

Use of  Facilities and Staff for Visitation

$379.00

 

Our services include set up of visitation room or chapel,placement of encased remains, display of floral arrangements,supervision of and attendant(s) during the visitation.

     

Use of Facilities, Licensed Director(s) and Staff for Funeral Service, Ceremony, or Rites at Ramsey Funeral Chapel

$489.00

 

Our services include coordinating the funeral arrangements, supervision of the funeral service, staff attendance at the service, directing family members and guests,setup and use of facilities and funeral equipment, and placement of floral arrangements. 

     

Use of Facilities, Licensed Director(s) and Staff for a Memorial Service at Ramsey Funeral Chapel

$489.00

 

Our services include coordinating the memorial arrangements, supervision of the memorial service, staff attendance at the service, directing family members and guests,setup and use of facilities and memorial equipment, and placement of floral arrangements. 

     

Use of Licensed Director(s), Staff and Equipment for Graveside Service

$399.00

 

Our services include accompaniment of remains to cemetery,supervision and directing the graveside service, necessary staff and equipment to conduct the graveside service.

     

Licensed Director(s) and Staff for Directing Funeral or Memorial at Other Facility

$489.00

 

Our services include coordination of the funeral or memorial service, supervision of service, directing family members and guests, necessary equipment set up, and staff to attend the funeral or memorial service.

     

Use of Facilities and Staff for a Reception at Ramsey Funeral Home

$550.00

 

Our services include the use of our spacious Reception Hall,staff to supervise the event, set up of food and drinks prior to reception, clean up after the reception, necessary plates, napkins,cups, water, coffee, tea, etc. This charge is only used in addition to a visitation or service.

      

Transfer of Remains to Ramsey Funeral Home

$489.00

 

This service includes the transportation, within a 35 mile radius, from the place of passing to Ramsey Funeral Home.Transportation outside of 35 mile radius will be charged $2.30 per loaded mile.

     

Hearse

$379.00

 

This fee includes the use of our Hearse to transport casketed remains within a 35 mile radius. Transportation outside of 35 mile radius will be charged $2.30 per loaded mile.

     

Lead/Clergy Car

$99.00

 

This fee includes the use of our Lead Car / Clergy Car within a35 mile radius. Use of vehicle outside of 35 mile radius will be charged $2.30 per loaded mile.

     

Flower Car/Utility Vehicle

$99.00

 

This fee includes the use of our Flower Car / Utility Vehicle within a 35 mile radius. Use of vehicle outside of 35 mile radius will be charged $2.30 per loaded mile.

     

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