Package F - Church Service Followed By Burial or Cremation

Eco-Friendly Service
As with Cemetery Services, many families choose to have services all in one day. services are held in your Church. When requested and permitted by the Church, viewing is provided prior to the beginning of services. When followed by Burial, we proceed to the Cemetery for Burial Services. When a Church service is followed by Cremation, the service concludes at Church. The Cremation process requires 2 days. A place of final disposition must be selected: placed in a cemetery, scattered at sea or returned to resident. This service requires a casket for either burial or cremation.
Package Includes: Cost Itemization

Professional Services of funeral director and staff
(including Healthy Grief Support for children and adults)

$755

No Embalming preparation of our loved one

$375

State of California Required Refrigeration

$100

Staffing for Church Service

$450

Transportation from Place of Death

$375

Hearse for Transportation to Church

$275

Transportation to Cemetery or Crematory

$250
Total Fees $2,580

Evening Services add $450

 

Casket Additional

Affordable caskets start at $625
Affordable urns start at $75

Package is provided for clients who purchase their alternative container/casket from Colma Cremation & Funeral Services
The total itemized value of this package is $3390.
This is a discounted package and no adjustments are made for items not used.

Service Details:

With Your Permission we transfer your loved one to our care.

Scheduling Time to Discuss your questions, listen to your decisions, explain procedures and cost. Explain, complete and provide copies of all documents and discuss scheduling. We provide support and explanation of Healthy Grief for children and adults.

Complete Vital Records Death Certificates are required. To complete this document, Vital Data Information about your loved one is provided by you. The Attending Physician, Coroner or Medical Examiner provides the Medical Information. This document is filed with the County of Death Health Department who then issues the Death Certificate and Permit required by the Cemetery and Crematory. This process can take a few days to complete. We always keep you informed as we progress. Certified Copies of the Death Certificate are mailed to us within 10 business working days. You may then pick them up or they can be mailed to you.

Scheduling Services Because permits for Burial are requierd, we suggest allowing 3 working days before scheduling a day and time at the cemetery.

Cremated Remains are Returned from the Crematory within 2 days in a plastic urn containing all documentation and identification. We notify you as soon as we obtain possessionof the Cremated Remains.

Crematories - Prices vary among crematories. During our scheduled time to discus Cremation we wil choose a Crematory that best fits your requests.

Urns are a Choice and are not required. Urns are chosen based on Final Place of Disposition,. final Place of Disposition is where your loved ones Cremated Reamins will be placed after Cremation - either in a Cemetery, scattering at sea or to residence. Urns. are made of lead crystal, hand blown glass, marble, cloisonne, copper, brnze, wood and biodegradable materials. Prices begin at $75 for adult urns.

Cemeteries - All cemetery fees are different. During our scheduled time to discuss burial options, we can direct you to the local cemeteries.

Other Possible Additional Fees:

Second Staff Member 
May be required for transportation from place of death
Add $160.00

Pacemaker Surgical Removal and Disposition
Add $160.00

Affordable Caskets for Burial or Cremation
Start at $625

Church and Musician Honorarium
$150 and up

Certified Copy of a Death Certificate 
Add $21 and up per each copy depending on county of death 
We will help you determine how many you will need. 
Additional copies can always be ordered at a later date.