Additional Funeral Costs to Consider

  • Casket or cremation urns; we offer a variety of first class products that are priced fairly.
  • Cemetery lot, grave digging, and outer burial container (if required by cemetery).
  • Food catering for reception.
  • Obituary for newspaper (cost can vary greatly depending on publication; we host obituaries for our clients on our website).
  • Flowers
  • Honorarium for clergy: $150 minimum recommended.
  • Honorarium for soloists / pianists / organists / musicians – $100 recommended per performer.
  • Paper goods: guest book, memorial folders, “thank you” cards, etc.
  • Cremation permit fee (St. Louis Co., MN = $50, Douglas Co., WI = $150).
  • Death certificates (MN = $13 for 1st, $6/each for any additional; WI = $20 for 1st, $3/each for any additional).