Chapter 2: If you are planning a service

Funeral home services: Basic services and fees

The lady at the funeral home was helpful – and patient. She had to explain a few things more than once, but my mind was just having a hard time processing everything.

A funeral home may be a family’s main resource in planning a funeral. They often offer packages that include many services, but each services can be priced individually if the packages do not meet your needs.

Basic fees

Many funeral homes have one fee for the work that is common to all funerals. Click the arrows below to see what this basic fee typically covers.