These prices are effective as of January 1, 2018 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.
This is a one-time, non-refundable fee to become a member of the Society.
All of our cremation package plans include: basic services of licensed professionals and staff, transfer of remains anywhere in our service area, medical examiner fee, use of refrigeration, cremation container and crematory fee. 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 container we provide is a sturdy double wall corrugated cardboard container.
|Direct Cremation Package||$1,295||$1,595|
|Life Celebration Package||$2,895||$3,195|
|Veterans Tribute Package||$1,895||$2,195|
|Cemetery Gathering Package||$2,095||$2,395|
|Out-of-Service Area Fee |
(For those who pass away outside our service area without Nationwide Coverage and Protection Plan)
|Additional Cremation Fee (For those over 350 pounds)||$595|
|Additional Sheltering and Refrigeration (after five days)||$175|
|Additional Transfer of Deceased||$350|
Cremation Service Options
For those families who would like to set up an in-person meeting at one of our offices during business hours to plan their cremation services.
Our professional, caring staff can come to your home to make arrangements.
|Immediate Family Identification|
Up to eight immediate family members may identify the deceased for a one-time period in our ID room for up to 20 minutes during normal business hours Monday through Friday (not available at our Hampton or Boscawen facility). The deceased will be cleaned and placed in a cardboard cremation container. Please understand that an ID viewing may not always be possible due to the condition of the deceased. We reserve the right to refuse viewing to those that are not immediate family.
Family and friends may view the deceased in one of our spacious viewing rooms or chapels for one hour during normal business hours (not available at our Hampton facility). The deceased will be washed, dressed, prepared for viewing, and placed in our simplicity upgraded cremation container. Please inquire about evening, weekend, and extended viewing time options. An additional preparation fee of $200 will apply when an autopsy has been performed.
|Family-Attended Cremation |
For those that want the peace-of-mind of being present for the cremation.
|Use of Staff & Equipment
Includes coordinating and directing the service; and professional staff attendance and supervision.
For Memorial Service at Church or Other Location
For Cemetery Committal/Graveside Service
|Use of Facilities & Staff
Includes use and setup of gathering area or chapel; display of flowers; and professional staff attendance and supervision.
For Memorial Gathering (up to four hours).
For Memorial Service in One of Our Chapels
For One Hour Gathering Followed by Service in One of Our Chapels.
For Two Hour Gathering Followed by Service in One of Our Chapels
For families who prefer a highly personalized service or do not have a clergy member to officiate.
|Use of Café and Function Room|
You can bring in your own food or use our caterer. Up to 45 people.
|Weekend or Holiday Service Fee|
For use of our facilities or staff for a memorial or graveside service, private viewing, or family-attended cremation on a weekend or holiday
Cremation Merchandise Options
|Nationwide Coverage and Protection Plan|
For our members who travel, or temporarily or permanently move out of our service area, this unique extended service plan guarantees our continuity of care regardless of where our services are needed in the United States. If death occurs anywhere in the country, your family simply calls us and we will make all the necessary arrangements for the cremation to be performed at our member rate, at no additional charge to your family. Our Nationwide Coverage and Protection Plan can only be selected at the time of membership and your family must call and notify us at the time of death, so that we can contact the cremation provider of choice in our network.
|Upgraded Cremation Container|
Composed of grey fiberboard with a one-piece cover and lined interior.
We display over 100 urns to choose from. You can view a sampling of our more popular urns on pages 8 and 9 of this brochure. Price includes filling of urn. For liability reasons, we are not able to fill third party urns or keepsakes.
|$75 to $2,150|
|Keepsakes, Pendants and Jewelry |
We offer a large selection of remembrance items.
Many cemeteries require the urn to be placed in an Urn Vault to maintain the integrity of the grave.
|$145 to $995|
|Memorial Record Packages|
Includes guest book, memorial cards, thank you cards, and personalized candle.
|$130 to $290|
|Obituary Placement Fee |
For placement of obituary with local newspaper and on our website (excludes the fee charged by the newspaper).
|DNA Collection and Preservation|
Preserve your DNA for future generations. Ask your counselor for more information.
|Hand Delivery of Cremated Remains|
We will hand deliver cremated remains back to the family residence, within our service area, during normal business hours.
|Shipment of Cremated Remains |
We will carefully package and ship the cremated remains via USPS Express Mail to any domestic destination.
|Coastal Scattering of Remains|
We will coordinate an unattended scattering off the coast of NH near the Isles of Shoals. Fee includes certificate of the scattering, mailed to the family, as well as EPA filing. Other locations with and without family in attendance are available.
|Release of Cremated Remains
We will release cremated remains to the family at one of our facilities during normal business hours at no charge. After 30 days there will be a fee of $85 for sheltering and storage of cremated remains. This fee will be assessed per year or portion thereof.