General Price List | Whitehurst Funeral Chapels, Inc

General Price List

These prices are effective as of March 17, 2016, but are subject to change without notice.
The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy any items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral goods and services you selected. 
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                         STATEMENT OF DISCLOSURE OF PRENEED
"Prior to drafting any contract for goods or services, the responsible party or the decedent's survivor who is handling the funeral arrangements is entitled to receive a copy of any preneed agreement in the possession of the funeral establishment that has been signed and paid for in full or in part, by or on behalf of the decedent".           __________________________________________________________
                                TRADITIONAL SERVICE SELECTIONS

Local Church or Chapel Service

Includes: Basic services of funeral director and staff, embalming, dressing, casketing, and cosmetology, use of facilities and staff for two hour viewing/visitation, use of facilities and staff for funeral service in our chapel or local church, or equipment and staff services for funeral service in another facility, transfer of deceased to funeral home, funeral coach and utility vehicle.

Graveside Service
Includes: Basic services of funeral director and staff, embalming, dressing, casketing and cosmetology, use of facilities and staff for two hour viewing/visitation, used of equipment and staff for local graveside service, transfer for deceased to funeral home and use of funeral coach.

Whether you need our services immediately for a loved one who has just passed, or you are preplanning your own funeral service in advance, we encourage you to learn more about the purchase you're about to make.

           Call or visit us for pricing and any additional information you may need.
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                                    ITEMIZED SERVICE SELECTIONS
Basic Services of the Funeral Director and Staff                                 2,100.oo

Our service includes, but is not limited to, attendant on duty 24 hours a day to respond to the initial request for service, care and sheltering of the deceased, preparation and filing of the death certificate and disposition permit, consultation with the family and coordinating service plans with cemetery, crematory and others responsible for final disposition of the deceased. This fee also includes a proportionate share of our basic overhead costs such a facility maintenance, administration, insurance, etc. 
This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of funeral arrangements you select. (This fee is already included in our charges for Direct Cremations, Immediate Burials, and Forwarding and Receiving Remains). 
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Embalming                                                                                                             500.00     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 have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require you to pay for it such as direct cremation or immediate burial.
Other Care of the Deceased                                                                             300.00
Includes the following services as needed:
  • Washing
  • Sanitizing 
  • Dressing
  • Disinfecting
  • Cosmetology
  • Restorative Art
  • Hairdressing
  • Casketing
Special Care of Autopsied Remains                                                              140.00
This service includes the extra time and materials needed for restoration after an autopsy and is in addition to our embalming charge.
Special Care of Tissue or Transplant Donors                                            225.00
This charge is for special restoration and is in addition to our embalming charge.
Sanitary Care of Unembalmed Remains                                                     225.00
Refrigeration                                                                                                          375.00
It is the policy of our firm to require refrigeration of an unembalmed deceased after 24 hours of death.
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                                             FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT                             

Use of Facilities and Staff for Viewing/Visitation  (2 hours)            325.00
Our service include setup and use of visitation room, placement of floral arrangements and staff in attendance for visitation.

Use of Facilities and Staff for Funeral Service in our Chapel or
Equipment and Staff Services for Funeral Services in another
local Venue                                                                                                            595.00  
Our service includes coordinating the funeral arrangements, supervision of funeral service and staff participation in funeral service in our chapel or in another local venue.

Use of Equipment and Staff for Local Graveside Service                    500.00

Our services include accompaniment of the deceased to cemetery, supervision of graveside service and staff participation.

Use of Facilities and Staff for Funeral Service in our Chapel or Equipment and Staff for Funeral Service in another local Facility followed by Cremation.                                                                                    595.00

Our services include coordinating the funeral arrangements, supervision of funeral service and staff participation.
 
Use of Facilities and Staff for Memorial Service in our Chapel
or Equipment and Staff for Memorial Service in another
local Facility  (without deceased present)                                                 500.00
Our services include coordinating the Memorial Service arrangements and staff supervision.

Use of Facilities and Staff for Rosary or Vigil Service in our Chapel or Equipment and Staff for Rosary or Vigil Service in another local Venue.
Our services include supervision of prayer and vigil service and staff
assistance.                                                                                                                         175.00

Private Viewing (Family only, up to 1 hour)                                               150.00

Overtime for exceeding the normal two hour service time.  50.00 pr. hr.

Use of Facilities, Equipment and Staff on Saturday, Sunday
or Legal Holiday
                                                                                                  1,050.00    _________________________________________________________
Direct Cremation     (without ceremony)                                       1,245.00  & up
Our charge for a Direct Cremation without any attendants, rites or
ceremonies includes: 
  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
  • Transfer from place of death within 25 miles of the funeral home
  • Shelter/Refrigeration of remains
  • Transportation to crematory
  • Crematory fee
  • Direct cremation with container provided by purchaser                             1,245.00
  • Direct cremation with container purchased at the funeral home         1,420.00 & up 
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Immediate Burial (No viewing or ceremony)                                              2,945.00
Our charge for an Immediate Burial includes:
  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
  • Transfer of the deceased within a 25 mile of the funeral home
  • Shelter/Refrigeration of remains
  • Funeral coach to local cemetery
    Immediate Burial with casket selected at funeral home       3,695.00 - 6,940.00
    Immediate Burial with casket provided by purchaser                                  2,945.00
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    Forwarding Remains to another Funeral Home                       2,975.00
           Our charge for Forwarding of Remains to Another Funeral Home includes:
  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
  • Transfer of the deceased from place of death within a 25 mile radius
  • Embalming and other preparation of the body 
  • Service utility vehicle. 
  • A casket and shipping container must be purchased in addition.
  • Beyond a 25 mile radius mileage costs is $2.50 per mile.
                (Visitation, rites, ceremonies or shipping costs are not included)
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Receiving Remains from another Funeral Home                            2,565.00       Our charge for Receiving Remains from another Funeral Home includes:
  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
  • Transportation within 25 miles of the funeral home.
  • Funeral coach to the cemetery.

                                 (Visitation rites and ceremonies are not included)
    ______________________________________________________                                                                  MERCHANDISE
                                 All Merchandise is subject to applicable sales tax
                         Caskets, Urns, Alternative containers and Shipping  containers
                                 A complete list will be provided at the funeral home.
                                   Price Range for all caskets regularly offered for sale $225.00 - 14,500.00
                      Price Range for Alternative Containers regularly offered for sale $175.00 
                                       

    Standard Memorial Package:                                                                      175.00
    Includes a of standard memorial book, (100) standard memorial folders and acknowledgement cards & envelopes.    
    Additional Printing  (100)                                                                                         25.00

    Custom Memorial Package:                                                         225.00 - 300.00
    Includes a choice of standard memorial book, printing of (100) custom
    large memorial bulletins and 2 boxes of acknowledgement cards & envelopes.
     
                                  Black and White  $225.00                   Color  $300.00 
  • Stock Memorial Folders only (100)                                                                          55.00
  • Photo Memorial Folders (100)                                                                                105.00
  • Holy Cards (100)                                                                                                         55.00 
  •  Guest Book                                                                                                                     37.50
  • Rosary                                                                                                                              13.00
  • Small Crucifix                                                                                                                18.50
  • Large Crucifix                                                                                                                35.00   
  • Veteran Wooden Flag Case                                                                                         50.00
  • Acknowledgement Cards per box                                                                              13.00
  • Undergarment package                                                                                               15.50
  • Standard 12 x 24 Single Flat Headstone                                                from 570.00     
  • Standard 14 x 36 Double Flat Headstone                                               from 825.00   
  • Air Tray    (required by airlines for shipping caskets                                    245.00
  • Air combo tray (for shipping uncasketed remains by air                             245.00  
  • Casket Panel                                                                                                         300.00
                                                           TRANSPORTATION
Local Transfer of Deceased to the Funeral Home                                               325.00
Funeral Coach                                                                                                              205.00
Utility Vehicle                                                                                                               100.00
Transport to International Airport                                                                         300.00
Transport to the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery                                     50.00
Limousines                                                                                As billed by Limo Service
       
           Mileage beyond a 25 mile radius will be billed at $2.50 per mile
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Cremation Fee (Standard Adult)                                                                              290.00
Cremation Fee (Over 300 lbs.)                                                                                  500.00
Preparation and domestic mailing of cremated remains.                                85.00 up
Charge for rapid return of cremated remains.                                                        50.00
Charge for an Autopsy or Tissue Procurement on our premises                      200.00
Preparation & translation of Documents & Securing Permits for     
International Shipment                                                                                              350.00
After Hour Dispatch                                                                                                       35.00
After Hour Removal                                                                                                      135.00
Second After Hour personnel for home removal                                                   135.00
After Hour preparation                                                                                                135.00
Clerical Service (Letters, Typing Service, Courier, Translation, etc.)                  70.00
Insurance Handling Fee                                                                         5% of funeral bill
Certified Copy of death certificate                                                                               21.00
Permit for Disposition                                                                                                    12.00
DCA Fee                                                                                                                                8.50
Clergy Honorarium                                                                                    150.00 - 350.00
Soloist Gratuity                                                                                                       100.00 up
Organist Gratuity                                                                                                   100.00 up
Medical Examiner/Coroner Fee                                                              100.00 - 300.00
Cemetery Charges                                                                                                      At Cost
Paid Death Notices                                                                                                    At Cost
Air Fare                                                                                                                         At Cost

                    For more information on funeral, cemetery and cremation matters, contact:
       Department of Consumer Affairs, Cemetery and Funeral Bureau, 1625 North Market Blvd.,
                                   Ste. S-208, Sacramento, CA 95834. (916) 574-7870.