Package A - Simple Direct Cremation

Eco-Friendly Service
This is a Cremation Service without any viewing or visitation.
Package Includes:  

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

Included

Transfer of remains from local place of death to mortuary

Included

State of California Required Refrigeration

Included

Identificaton & Preparation for Cremation

Included

Transfer to local crematory

Included

Minimum plastic Urn

Included

Irvington Crematory Fee

Included

Filing Fee for final place of disposition Permit

Included

Total Fees

$1,255

Includes Minimum Cardboard Container required by Crematory
Affordable caskets start at $625
Includes Minimum Plastic Urn
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 $1655.
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 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 Cremation is a process that takes 2 to 3 days to complete. Processing documents can take an additional 2 to 3 days. Scheduling services with Cremated Remains present should include these time issues. Services without Cremated Remains present can be held anytime.

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 possession of the Cremated Remains.

Crematories - Prices vary among crematories. During our scheduled time to discuss Cremation we will 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 Remains will be placed after Cremation - either in a Cemetery, to Residence or Scattering at Sea. Urns are made of lead crystal, hand blown glass, marble, cloisonné, copper, bronze, wood and biodegradable materials. Prices begin at $75 for adult urns

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

We are available to direct Memorial Services in churches or other venues. 
We provide information and help design service structure that provides a time and place for healing, sharing and feeling the importance of everyone’s presence. 
Add $250.00 Professional Fee

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.