808 N Union Street | Wilmington, DE 19805
These prices are effective as of July 1, 2011 and 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 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 goods and services you selected.
This 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 direct cremations, immediate burials, and forwarding or receiving remains).
Our basic services include: conducting the arrangements conference; planning the funeral; consulting with family and clergy; shelter of remains; preparing and filing of necessary notices; obtaining the necessary authorizations and permits; coordinating with third party providers such as church, clergy, musicians, florists, cemetery, and/or crematory, etc. Facilities needed and staff to supervise, organize, and maintain that services are handled properly and with a professional demeanor. Overhead related charges such as clerical, administrative, insurances, maintenance and utilities. In addition, this fee includes a proportionate share of our basic overhead costs.
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.