General Price List

These prices are effective as of March 15th, 2019, but are subject to change without notice.

The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our families. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy items you specifically did not ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral goods and services you selected.


Basic Services of Funeral Director, Staff, and Overhead

A 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 all of our Minimal Service Offerings, and Cremation & Burial Plans.)

Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff, and Overhead (A.K.A. Basic Service Fee)

This fee includes: Staff Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to Respond to the Initial Call; The Arrangement Conference; Necessary coordination/consulting with the Cemetery,Crematory, Airline, & other parties involved with the final disposition of the Deceased; Preparation/filing of necessary paperwork required for the final disposition of the Deceased; On-line, In-person, & Phone/Fax Accessibility for ease of processing selected Arrangements; Reasonable share of overhead costs, including general facility maintenance, liability insurance, & governmental compliance costs. 

$595.00

Care & Preparation of The Body      

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 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, which includes Refrigeration in lieu of Embalming.

Embalming (Eco-Conscious Fluid can be used Alternatively Upon Request)

$450.00

Minimal Preparation of Unembalmed Remains

$150.00 

Refrigeration/Shelter of Remains

$250.00

Special Autopsy/Tissue Donation Care/Repair

$175.00

Dressing/Casketing/Cosmetology

$175.00


Transportation of The Body       

Transfer from Place of Death to our Funeral Establishment (Within a 30-mile Radius)

$250.00

Transfer to or from Place of Autopsy (Within a 30-mile Radius)

$150.00

Transfer to or from Airport or Place of Shipment (Within a 30-mile Radius)

$150.00

Transfer to Aqua Crematory in Oregon

$250.00

Transfer to Crematory (Within 30-mile Radius)

$150.00

Transfer(s) outside of30-mile radius

$3.95/mile

 Hearse/Funeral Coach

$195.00


Use of Facilities, Staff, Equipment

Use of Facilities & Staff for Viewing/Wake at Our Partnering Facility (Per day, < 4 hours)

Includes necessary equipment & coordination/scheduling,placement of Deceased, staff to receive/ transport(<15-miles)/display memorabilia, stationery, &/or flowers, & to supervise/assist with the viewing at a partner facility during regular business hours.

$350.00*

Use of Facilities & Staff for Viewing/Wake at Home or Off-Premises Facility (Per day, < 4 hours)

Includes necessary equipment & coordination/scheduling, transfer & placement of Deceased, staff to receive/transport(<15-miles)/display memorabilia, stationery, &/or flowers, & to attend/assist with the viewing at a suitable location during regular business hours.

$300.00*

Use of Facilities & Staff for a Funeral Service/Ceremony at Our Partnering Facility

Includes necessary equipment & coordination/scheduling, placement of Deceased, staff to receive/transport(<15-miles)/display memorabilia & flowers, & to supervise/assist with the funeral at a partnering facility during regular business hours.

$450.00*

Use of Facilities & Staff for a Funeral Service/Ceremony at Home or Off-Premises Facility

Includes necessary equipment & coordination/scheduling, transfer & placement of Deceased,staff to receive/ transport(<15-miles)/ display memorabilia & flowers,& to attend/assist with the funeral at any suitable location during regular business hours.

$500.00*

Use of Facilities & Staff for a Memorial Service/Celebration of Life at Our Partnering Facility

Includes necessary equipment & coordination/scheduling, staff to supervise/assist with service, set-up, & clean-up,& to receive/ transport(<15-miles)/display urn(s), memorabilia,stationery, & flowers at a partnering facility during regular business hours.

$350.00*

Use of Facilities & Staff for a Memorial Service/Celebration of Life at Home or Off-Premises Facility

Includes necessary equipment & coordination/scheduling, staff to attend/assist with service, set-up, & clean-up, & to receive/transport(<15-miles)/displayurn(s), memorabilia, stationery, & flowers at any suitable location during regular business hours. 

$250.00*

Use of Facilities & Staff for a Graveside or Cryptside Service/Ceremony

Includes necessary equipment & coordination/scheduling, transfer & placement of encased remains at graveside or Cryptside, staff to receive/transport(<15-miles)/display memorabilia, stationery, & flowers, & to attend/assist with the Graveside or Cryptside service at any Cemetery,Memorial Park, or Mausoleum during regular business hours.

*Base price is as-shown & dependent on availability; additional charges may apply depending on your location selection, if the location is outside of the 30-mile radius, & separate Cemetery, Memorial Park, or Mausoleum arrangements.Clergy Honorarium, Stationery, & Flowers are not included, and can be purchased separately.

$395.00*


Minimal Service Offerings

The foregoing services, referred to as “Direct Cremation”, “Immediate Burial/Entombment”, “Aqua Cremation”, “Forwarding of Remains to Another Funeral Home", and “Receiving of Remains from Another Funeral Home”, are our Minimal Service Offerings which are provided at a reduced cost as they do not include any viewing/wake, service/ceremony, or special care or preparation of the body, beyond what is required for final disposition.

Direct Cremation

Includes our Basic Service Fee, Crematory Fee, Local Transfer of Remains, Refrigeration/Shelter of Remains, a Temporary Plastic Urn, an Online Memorial, & a Courier to Retrieve Certified Death Certificate(s) from the Vital Statistics Office.


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 Shrouds, Alternative Containers, and other Cremation Caskets and Coffins, such containers are made of wood, corrugated fiberboard, or other composite and/or cloth materials.

$650.00 to $3,245.00

I. Direct Cremation with compliant Shroud/Container/Casket provided by Purchaser

$650.00

II. Direct Cremation with our Minimum Alternative Container

$695.00+Tax

III. Direct Cremation with a Shroud/Container/Casket selected by Purchaser

$650.00+Selection+Tax

Immediate Burial/Entombment

Includes our Basic Service Fee, Transfer of the deceased from place of death to the funeral home & to the Cemetery, Memorial Park, or Mausoleum, Refrigeration/Shelter of Remains, & Dressing/Casketing/Cosmetology, an Online Memorial, &a Courier to Retrieve Certified Death Certificate(s) from the Vital Statistics Office.

$995.00 to $3,590.00

I. Immediate Burial with a Shroud/Container/Casket provided by Purchaser

$995.00

II. Immediate Burial with Minimum Plywood Casket from Funeral Home

$1,290.00+Tax

III. Immediate Burial with a Shroud/Container/Casket selected by Purchaser

$995.00+Selection+Tax

Aqua Cremation

Includes our Basic Service Fee, Crematory Fee, Transfer from place of death to Portland, Refrigeration/Shelter of Remains, a Temporary Plastic Urn, an Online Memorial, & a Courier to retrieve Certified Death Certificate(s) from the Vital Statistics Office.


Aqua Cremation, formally known as Alkaline Hydrolysis, may also be referred to as Aquamation, Dissolution, Water Cremation, Flameless Cremation, or Green Cremation, is a more environmentally-friendly & flameless alternative to traditional cremation because there are no direct emissions of harmful greenhouse gasses or mercury into the atmosphere. Compared to traditional flame cremation, Aqua Cremation is very energy efficient; offering an energy savings of up to 90%, with 1/10th of the carbon footprint. The nearest location offering this alternative method of final disposition is at our partnering facility in Portland, Oregon.


*No Shroud/Container/Casket/Coffin fees apply as they cannot be used during the Aqua Cremation process.

$1,500.00*

Forwarding of Remains to Another Funeral Home

Includes our Basic Service Fee, Transfer of the Deceased to the funeral home, Embalming, Use of Our Facilities & Staff to prepare deceased for shipment within the continental U.S., & transfer to local Airport or other place of shipment within a 30-mile radius.

$1,345.00*

Receiving Remains From Another Funeral Home

Includes our Basic Service Fee, Shelter of Deceased, Transfer of the Deceased from local Airport or other place of shipment, & transfer to the Cemetery, Crematory, or Mausoleum within a 30-mile radius.


*An additional $150.00 maybe added for deceased who have had an autopsy or tissue donation. This charge DOES NOT include any formal viewing/visitation/service/ceremony, any permanent urn,alternative container, casket, or shroud that is required by our Crematory, or applicable sales tax, transportation or mileage costs ($3.95/mile > 30-mile radius).

$1,000.00*


Extended Service Offerings

The foregoing services, referred to as our “Common Cremation Plans” & “Common Burial Plans” are helpful extensions of our Minimal Service Offerings. These plans were created to provide the utmost clarity, flexibility, and affordability by combining our Direct Cremation & Immediate Burial Minimal Service Offerings services with their most common service-based additions at-cost or at similarly discounted rates. 


Please, note:None of our plans include any recommended Alternative Containers, Caskets, Coffins,Shrouds, or Urns used for Cremation, Burial, or Entombment, that may be required for the chosen method of final disposition as required by our Crematory, or yourselected Cemetery, Memorial Park, or Mausoleum, as we know how sensitive & personal these selections can often be, & therefore believe it should be selected separately. To see our selection of Urns, Caskets, Alternative Containers,& Shrouds, please refer to our Casket Price List & Urn Price List.

Common Cremation Plans

A. Witnessed Direct Cremation (Not a Funeral Service/Ceremony; 30 minutes)

This plan includes Section I of our Direct Cremation Minimal Service Offering, with the added Use of our Facilities & Staff for a private or public witnessed cremation (unembalmed remains of the Deceased present, but not viewable) at our Crematory in Kent, WA during our regular business hours. This is NOT a formal funeral service, which means that there will be no additional coordination, no seating,no funeral escorts, & is subject to the Crematory’s schedule.

$845.00*

B. Expedited Direct Cremation (Upon Receipt of Cause of Death)

This plan includes Section I of our Direct Cremation Minimal Service Offering, with added, expedited services for an up to 4-day return of Cremated Remains upon receipt of completion/submittal of required paperwork for cremation in addition to the accurate completion/submittal of the Cause of Death by the certifying physician/medical examiner.

$850.00*

C. Direct Cremation & an Identification Procedure (Immediate Family ONLY)

This plan includes Section I of our Direct Cremation Minimal Service Offering, withadded Minimal Preparation of Remains, placement of Deceased on a dressing table or cot, & Equipment & Staff for a family-only Identification Procedure for up to 1 hour at a partnering facility or other suitable facility/residence during regular business hours.

*An additional $150.00 may be added for deceased who have had an autopsy or tissue donation. This charge DOES NOT include any public viewing/visitation/service/ceremony,any permanent urn, any alternative container, casket, or shroud that is required by our Crematory, applicable tax, or transportation or mileage costs ($3.95/mile> 30-mile radius).

$875.00*


Other Cremation/BurialServices or Merchandise

Other Cremation/Burial Services or Merchandise

Witnessed Cremation (A Scheduled Event which requires Special Crematory Arrangements)

$195.00

Expedite Fee (4-day Burial/Return of Cremated Remains Upon Receipt of Cause of Death)

$200.00

Scattering of Cremated Remains by Emmick Staff (Price Depends on Location Requested)

$200.00+

Witnessed Scattering ofCremated Remains by Emmick Staff

$400.00+

Regular Mailing of Cremated Remains via USPS

$135.00

Cremation of Remains Greater than 300lbs

$100.00 + $1.00/lb. if greater than 400lbs


Common Burial Plans

A. Expedited Immediate Burial (Upon Receipt of Cause of Death)

This plan includes Section I of our Immediate Burial Minimal Service Offering, withadded, expedited services for an up to 4-day burial of encased remains upon receipt of selected or purchaser-provided, compliant container, casket, or shroud, completion/submittal of the Cause of Death Section of the Electronic Death Certificate by the certifying Physician/Medical Examiner, &/or any applicable autopsy or disposition review by a Medical Examiner.

$1,195.00*

B. Immediate Burial & an Identification Procedure (Immediate Family ONLY)

This plan includes Section I of our Immediate Burial Minimal Service Offering, withadded Minimal Preparation of Remains, & the placement of Deceased on addressing table or cot, & Equipment/Staff for a family-only Identification Procedure for up to 1 hour at a partnering facility or other suitable facility/residence during regular business hours.

$1,220.00*

C. Immediate Burial with a Graveside or Cryptside Service/Ceremony

This plan includes Section I of our Immediate Burial Minimal Service Offering, with the added use of our Hearse/Funeral Coach, necessary equipment & coordination/scheduling,transfer & placement of encased remains at Graveside or Cryptside, staff to receive/transport(<15-miles)/display memorabilia, flowers, & stationery, & to supervise/attend/assist with the Graveside or Cryptside service at any Cemetery, Memorial Park, or Mausoleum during regular business hours.

*An additional $150.00 may be added for deceased who have had an autopsy or tissue donation. This charge DOES NOT include any public viewing/visitation/service/ceremony,any permanent urn, any alternative container, casket, or shroud that is required by our Crematory, applicable tax, or transportation or mileage costs ($3.95/mile> 30-mile radius).

$1,585.00*


Supplemental Goods & Services

24-Hour Wake/Visitation

$895.00+

Air Tray

$250.00

Combo Unit

$275.00

Oak Rental Casket

$895.00

Cherry Rental Casket

$995.00

Custom Memorial Slideshow

$150.00

Memorial Slideshow DVD w/Case

$25.00

Custom Memorial Bookshelf Box

$100.00

Softcover Memorial Photobook

$100.00

Custom Memorial Photo Collage

$195.00+

Custom Memorial Drive

$35.00

Memorial Folders (per 100)

$100.00

Custom Memorial Folders (100)

$195.00+

Printed Stationery Expedite Fee

$100.00+

Memorial Guestbook

$40.00+

Prayer Cards (per 100)

$100.00

Thank You Cards (per Box of 25)

$25.00

Ceremonial Preparation

$75.00/hr

International Shipping Documents

$500.00+

Document Translation Fee

$200.00+

Contract Cancellation Fee

$50.00

Identification Procedure

$175.00

King County Medical Examiner Fee

$70.00

Certified Copy of Death Certificate

$20.00

Evening or Weekend Service Fee

$300.00

Holiday Service Fee

$500.00

Expedited Burial Fee

$200.00

Crematory Fee

$250.00

Aqua Crematory Fee

$350.00

Infant Cremation (<1 yr)

$250.00

Standard Commemorative Mementos

$50.00

 Special Commemorative Mementos

$50.00+

Service Vehicle/Flower Car (Van)

$150.00

16x20 Framed Memorial Portrait

$150.00

Debit/Credit Processing Fee

3%/Total Cost

Debit/Credit Manual Processing Fee

5%/Total Cost

Minimum Alternative Cremation Container (Corrugated Fiberboard with No Interior)

$45.00+tax

Minimum Burial Casket (Unfinished Plywood with No Interior & 4 Metal Handles)

$295.00+tax

Urns(Full-sized & Keepsakes)-Urn Price List Available Upon Request

Shrouds/Alternative Containers/Caskets-Casket Price List Available Upon Request


Terms of Payment: Check or Cash is Preferred. Due to the high cost of online and in-person debit/credit card transaction fees for Small Businesses like ours, a 3%online or in-person processing fee, or a 5% manual or phone processing fee will be added to the total balance due for each payment made by debit or credit card.

Thank you, in advance, for your understanding.


A printed version of this price list may be acquired at the Funeral Home. 

We are a very small business, and therefore recommend calling us to schedule an appointment to make advanced arrangements, or if you are in immediate need of our services. 

Above all else, thank you for your trust.

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